The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 94 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 118 109 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 2.51% 2.37%
As % of the Vendors category 5.37% 5.22% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 111 71 50
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2198 2088 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.01% 48.13% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1794 1605 1475
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +3 99 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Halifax +13 17 £42,500 +54.54% 4
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - - 1
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 271 (94.43%) Cisco
2 180 (62.72%) Firewall
3 167 (58.19%) Cisco Certification
4 158 (55.05%) CCNP
5 138 (48.08%) Network Security
6 136 (47.39%) Cisco ASA
7 87 (30.31%) Load Balancing
8 85 (29.62%) MPLS
8 85 (29.62%) WAN
9 81 (28.22%) LAN
9 81 (28.22%) CCNA
10 75 (26.13%) CCSE
11 67 (23.34%) VoIP
12 64 (22.30%) Windows
13 56 (19.51%) Incident Management
14 55 (19.16%) BGP
15 54 (18.82%) Linux
16 53 (18.47%) Active Directory
17 51 (17.77%) CCSP
17 51 (17.77%) Capacity Planning
18 50 (17.42%) OSPF
18 50 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
19 49 (17.07%) E-Commerce
20 45 (15.68%) CCDP
20 45 (15.68%) VMware
21 43 (14.98%) ITIL
21 43 (14.98%) Network Architecture
22 41 (14.29%) VPN
23 40 (13.94%) TCP/IP
23 40 (13.94%) EIGRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (8.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (2.44%) Apache
2 7 (2.44%) IIS
3 6 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.74%) Lync
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 180 (62.72%) Firewall
2 138 (48.08%) Network Security
3 136 (47.39%) Cisco ASA
4 85 (29.62%) MPLS
4 85 (29.62%) WAN
5 81 (28.22%) LAN
6 67 (23.34%) VoIP
7 55 (19.16%) BGP
8 50 (17.42%) OSPF
8 50 (17.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 41 (14.29%) VPN
10 40 (13.94%) TCP/IP
10 40 (13.94%) EIGRP
11 31 (10.80%) FWSM
12 25 (8.71%) Cisco PIX
13 23 (8.01%) IP Telephony
14 22 (7.67%) SSL
15 20 (6.97%) SAN
15 20 (6.97%) DNS
16 18 (6.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (4.53%) Games
2 12 (4.18%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.83%) Finance
4 7 (2.44%) Retail
5 5 (1.74%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.35%) Back Office
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 121 (42.16%) Network Engineer
2 50 (17.42%) Analyst
3 33 (11.50%) Network Specialist
4 32 (11.15%) Security Analyst
5 30 (10.45%) Network Analyst
5 30 (10.45%) Network Security Analyst
6 29 (10.10%) Senior Network Engineer
6 29 (10.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 23 (8.01%) Consultant
7 23 (8.01%) Security Engineer
8 22 (7.67%) Cisco Engineer
9 18 (6.27%) Network Consultant
10 17 (5.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 16 (5.57%) Network Security Engineer
11 16 (5.57%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 15 (5.23%) Architect
13 13 (4.53%) Security Manager
13 13 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (3.48%) Cisco Network Specialist
14 10 (3.48%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.18%) Clustering
4 6 (2.09%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.74%) Replication
6 4 (1.39%) CMDB
7 3 (1.05%) IVR
8 2 (0.70%) PKI
8 2 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 64 (22.30%) Windows
2 54 (18.82%) Linux
3 27 (9.41%) UNIX
4 13 (4.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.18%) Solaris
6 11 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.48%) AIX
8 8 (2.79%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.09%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (30.31%) Load Balancing
2 56 (19.51%) Incident Management
3 51 (17.77%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (17.07%) E-Commerce
5 43 (14.98%) ITIL
5 43 (14.98%) Network Architecture
6 30 (10.45%) Business Continuity
7 29 (10.10%) Mentoring
8 28 (9.76%) Information Security
9 26 (9.06%) High Availability
10 20 (6.97%) Kalman Filter
10 20 (6.97%) Project Management
11 19 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (5.57%) Service Management
12 16 (5.57%) Coaching
13 15 (5.23%) Service Delivery
14 14 (4.88%) Risk Management
14 14 (4.88%) Change Management
15 11 (3.83%) DevOps
16 10 (3.48%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.74%) Java
1 5 (1.74%) SQL
2 2 (0.70%) C
3 1 (0.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 167 (58.19%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (55.05%) CCNP
3 81 (28.22%) CCNA
4 75 (26.13%) CCSE
5 51 (17.77%) CCSP
6 45 (15.68%) CCDP
7 37 (12.89%) CCSA
8 17 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (5.57%) MCSE
10 12 (4.18%) Degree
10 12 (4.18%) MCSA
11 10 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (3.48%) CISSP
12 9 (3.14%) CCIE
13 8 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (2.79%) CCDA
14 7 (2.44%) VCP5
14 7 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
15 4 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.97%) SLA
2 18 (6.27%) PCI DSS
3 16 (5.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (18.47%) Active Directory
2 35 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.27%) XenApp
4 13 (4.53%) Terminal Services
5 10 (3.48%) vSphere
5 10 (3.48%) ProxySG
5 10 (3.48%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.74%) MetaFrame
6 5 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.70%) UAG
7 2 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (10.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (3.83%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (2.09%) Opsview
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 271 (94.43%) Cisco
2 45 (15.68%) VMware
3 34 (11.85%) Microsoft
4 32 (11.15%) Symantec
5 28 (9.76%) Citrix
6 27 (9.41%) HP
7 24 (8.36%) Juniper
8 16 (5.57%) F5
9 15 (5.23%) Blue Coat
10 14 (4.88%) EMC
11 13 (4.53%) Red Hat
12 12 (4.18%) ScanSafe
13 11 (3.83%) McAfee
14 9 (3.14%) Clearswift
15 7 (2.44%) Verint
15 7 (2.44%) Avaya
16 6 (2.09%) Kaspersky
16 6 (2.09%) Oracle
16 6 (2.09%) NetApp
17 5 (1.74%) Dell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + potential relocator package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & yearly bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits inc Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago