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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 99 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 117 100 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 2.36% 2.32%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 4.83% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 95 72 53
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2283 2069 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 47.41% 48.77% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1811 1614 1513
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 £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +7 104 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Halifax - 7 £37,500 - 1
Bradford -8 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 269 (95.05%) Cisco
2 177 (62.54%) Cisco Certification
2 177 (62.54%) Firewall
3 165 (58.30%) CCNP
4 147 (51.94%) Network Security
5 131 (46.29%) Cisco ASA
6 100 (35.34%) WAN
7 97 (34.28%) LAN
8 93 (32.86%) MPLS
9 90 (31.80%) VoIP
10 81 (28.62%) CCNA
11 70 (24.73%) CCSE
12 68 (24.03%) Incident Management
12 68 (24.03%) Load Balancing
13 60 (21.20%) Capacity Planning
14 59 (20.85%) BGP
15 58 (20.49%) CCSP
16 57 (20.14%) TCP/IP
17 55 (19.43%) E-Commerce
17 55 (19.43%) Windows
18 54 (19.08%) OSPF
19 47 (16.61%) Cisco Nexus
20 44 (15.55%) FWSM
21 41 (14.49%) Linux
22 40 (14.13%) ITIL
22 40 (14.13%) VPN
22 40 (14.13%) EIGRP
23 38 (13.43%) CCDP
24 35 (12.37%) Active Directory
25 34 (12.01%) IP Telephony

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 20 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (2.83%) IIS
2 8 (2.83%) Apache
3 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.41%) Lync
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (5.30%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
1 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 177 (62.54%) Firewall
2 147 (51.94%) Network Security
3 131 (46.29%) Cisco ASA
4 100 (35.34%) WAN
5 97 (34.28%) LAN
6 93 (32.86%) MPLS
7 90 (31.80%) VoIP
8 59 (20.85%) BGP
9 57 (20.14%) TCP/IP
10 54 (19.08%) OSPF
11 47 (16.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 44 (15.55%) FWSM
13 40 (14.13%) EIGRP
13 40 (14.13%) VPN
14 34 (12.01%) IP Telephony
15 27 (9.54%) DMZ
16 23 (8.13%) Internet
17 22 (7.77%) SSL
18 20 (7.07%) Cisco PIX
19 17 (6.01%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (5.30%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.12%) Finance
2 6 (2.12%) Retail
3 5 (1.77%) Games
4 4 (1.41%) Banking
5 2 (0.71%) Legal
5 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Automotive
6 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (47.70%) Network Engineer
2 55 (19.43%) Analyst
3 36 (12.72%) Security Analyst
4 34 (12.01%) Network Analyst
4 34 (12.01%) Network Security Analyst
5 30 (10.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 26 (9.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 22 (7.77%) Network Specialist
8 20 (7.07%) Consultant
9 18 (6.36%) Cisco Engineer
10 16 (5.65%) Security Manager
11 14 (4.95%) Network Consultant
11 14 (4.95%) Architect
12 13 (4.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 13 (4.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 12 (4.24%) Security Engineer
14 11 (3.89%) Network Security Engineer
15 9 (3.18%) IT Security Manager
16 8 (2.83%) Security Consultant
16 8 (2.83%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.95%) Management Information System
1 14 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.83%) Blackberry
2 8 (2.83%) CMDB
2 8 (2.83%) Clustering
3 5 (1.77%) Replication
4 3 (1.06%) IVR
5 2 (0.71%) PKI
5 2 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.43%) Windows
2 41 (14.49%) Linux
3 18 (6.36%) UNIX
4 13 (4.59%) Solaris
5 11 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.53%) AIX
7 8 (2.83%) Windows XP
7 8 (2.83%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.12%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.03%) Incident Management
1 68 (24.03%) Load Balancing
2 60 (21.20%) Capacity Planning
3 55 (19.43%) E-Commerce
4 40 (14.13%) ITIL
5 34 (12.01%) Network Architecture
6 33 (11.66%) Business Continuity
7 28 (9.89%) Information Security
8 22 (7.77%) Change Management
8 22 (7.77%) Mentoring
9 20 (7.07%) High Availability
10 18 (6.36%) Service Management
11 16 (5.65%) DevOps
12 15 (5.30%) Service Delivery
12 15 (5.30%) Project Management
13 14 (4.95%) Risk Management
13 14 (4.95%) Coaching
14 13 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (4.59%) Network Design
15 12 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.12%) Java
2 5 (1.77%) SQL
3 2 (0.71%) C
4 1 (0.35%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 177 (62.54%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (58.30%) CCNP
3 81 (28.62%) CCNA
4 70 (24.73%) CCSE
5 58 (20.49%) CCSP
6 38 (13.43%) CCDP
7 32 (11.31%) CCSA
8 17 (6.01%) CCIE
9 14 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (4.59%) MCSE
11 12 (4.24%) CISSP
12 9 (3.18%) Check Point Certification
12 9 (3.18%) MCSA
13 8 (2.83%) Degree
14 6 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (2.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (1.77%) VCP5
15 5 (1.77%) CCDA
16 4 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (1.06%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.48%) SLA
2 16 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (6.01%) XenApp
4 10 (3.53%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.83%) ProxySG
5 8 (2.83%) vSphere
6 6 (2.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (2.12%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.12%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.12%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.71%) UAG
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (5.30%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (3.53%) Cisco UCCX
3 7 (2.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.71%) Opsview
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 269 (95.05%) Cisco
2 33 (11.66%) VMware
3 25 (8.83%) Citrix
4 23 (8.13%) HP
5 22 (7.77%) Microsoft
6 17 (6.01%) Juniper
6 17 (6.01%) Symantec
7 13 (4.59%) F5
8 11 (3.89%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.53%) EMC
10 9 (3.18%) Blue Coat
11 6 (2.12%) Capita
11 6 (2.12%) Oracle
12 4 (1.41%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.06%) ArcSight
13 3 (1.06%) Verint
13 3 (1.06%) Avaya
14 2 (0.71%) Dell
14 2 (0.71%) NetApp
14 2 (0.71%) ScanSafe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package, On call
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 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
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 13 days ago