The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Worcestershire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.90% 1.36% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
109 93 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 49.32% 42.27% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 99 92 113
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £26,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
West Midlands

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +7 1 £43,500 +11.53%
Bromsgrove - 1 - -
CheckPoint
West Midlands

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix
7 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
7 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) AIX
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) VLAN
7 4 (33.33%) BGP
8 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
8 3 (25.00%) Network Design
8 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (25.00%) OSPF
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (25.00%) Avaya
8 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (25.00%) HSRP
9 2 (16.67%) VTSP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) VLAN
2 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) OSPF
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) HSRP
4 2 (16.67%) SMTP
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) HTTP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Account Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Administrator
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) VTSP
2 2 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Postfix
4 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Avaya
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) HP