The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 26 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 36 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 8.33% 4.13% 4.48%
As % of the Vendors category 16.74% 8.40% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 5
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 262 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 49.77% 49.16% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 147 128 144
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in York

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in York

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in York

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 58 (86.57%) Network Security
3 41 (61.19%) Firewall
4 39 (58.21%) DNS
4 39 (58.21%) DHCP
5 34 (50.75%) CCNP
5 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (50.75%) CCSE
6 33 (49.25%) BIG-IP
6 33 (49.25%) Cisco ASA
6 33 (49.25%) Cisco IOS
6 33 (49.25%) F5
6 33 (49.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 33 (49.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 30 (44.78%) Infoblox
7 30 (44.78%) Imperva
7 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (44.78%) OSPF
7 30 (44.78%) BGP
7 30 (44.78%) VMware
7 30 (44.78%) Blue Coat
8 24 (35.82%) IP Telephony
8 24 (35.82%) VoIP
8 24 (35.82%) TCP/IP
9 23 (34.33%) Juniper
10 18 (26.87%) Thin Client
10 18 (26.87%) Citrix
10 18 (26.87%) NetScreen
10 18 (26.87%) Linux
10 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Communications & Networking
1 58 (86.57%) Network Security
2 41 (61.19%) Firewall
3 39 (58.21%) DNS
3 39 (58.21%) DHCP
4 33 (49.25%) BIG-IP
4 33 (49.25%) Cisco ASA
4 33 (49.25%) Cisco IOS
4 33 (49.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 33 (49.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 30 (44.78%) OSPF
5 30 (44.78%) BGP
6 24 (35.82%) IP Telephony
6 24 (35.82%) VoIP
6 24 (35.82%) TCP/IP
7 18 (26.87%) NetScreen
7 18 (26.87%) DMVPN
8 12 (17.91%) Wireless
8 12 (17.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (4.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Security Specialist
2 33 (49.25%) Network Specialist
2 33 (49.25%) Network Security Specialist
2 33 (49.25%) Network Analyst
2 33 (49.25%) Security Analyst
2 33 (49.25%) Analyst
2 33 (49.25%) Network Security Analyst
3 16 (23.88%) Senior Security Specialist
4 15 (22.39%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 15 (22.39%) Senior Network Specialist
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 12 (17.91%) Information Specialist
5 12 (17.91%) Information Security Specialist
6 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (1.49%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Thin Client
1 18 (26.87%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) E-Commerce
1 18 (26.87%) Line Management
1 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
2 12 (17.91%) Information Security
2 12 (17.91%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (4.48%) Project Management
3 3 (4.48%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 34 (50.75%) CCNP
1 34 (50.75%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (50.75%) CCSE
2 16 (23.88%) CISSP
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.91%) XenServer
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (49.25%) F5
3 30 (44.78%) Infoblox
3 30 (44.78%) Imperva
3 30 (44.78%) VMware
3 30 (44.78%) Blue Coat
4 23 (34.33%) Juniper
5 18 (26.87%) Citrix
6 12 (17.91%) HP
6 12 (17.91%) SolarWinds