The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 39 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.92% 0.87% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 1.72% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £39,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.56% -28.63%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
124 116 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 47.51% 50.66% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 113 108 75
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Worcestershire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Redditch - 5 £30,000 -
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) Postfix
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Netcool
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (71.43%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) VLAN
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (71.43%) WLAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) SCCP
4 1 (14.29%) H.323
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (71.43%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) IT Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Account Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VTSP
2 1 (14.29%) CCSP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Postfix
4 1 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC