The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 York 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 26 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 34 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.39% 2.63% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 16.75% 5.42% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
203 203 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 44.13% 48.45% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 153 129 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,196
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
North Yorkshire

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 29 July 2014, 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 63 (98.44%) Cisco
2 36 (56.25%) Network Security
3 34 (53.13%) DNS
3 34 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (53.13%) DHCP
3 34 (53.13%) OSPF
3 34 (53.13%) Firewall
4 30 (46.88%) BGP
4 30 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
5 28 (43.75%) CCNP
6 27 (42.19%) CCSE
7 24 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 24 (37.50%) Blue Coat
7 24 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
8 23 (35.94%) F5
9 20 (31.25%) Infoblox
9 20 (31.25%) Imperva
9 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (31.25%) IP Telephony
9 20 (31.25%) BIG-IP
9 20 (31.25%) Linux
9 20 (31.25%) NetScreen
9 20 (31.25%) VMware
9 20 (31.25%) DMVPN
9 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 14 (21.88%) Load Balancing
11 13 (20.31%) Citrix
12 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 12 (18.75%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 36 (56.25%) Network Security
2 34 (53.13%) DHCP
2 34 (53.13%) DNS
2 34 (53.13%) OSPF
2 34 (53.13%) Firewall
3 30 (46.88%) BGP
3 30 (46.88%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 20 (31.25%) IP Telephony
5 20 (31.25%) BIG-IP
5 20 (31.25%) NetScreen
5 20 (31.25%) DMVPN
5 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 20 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 12 (18.75%) VoIP
7 10 (15.63%) WAN
7 10 (15.63%) LAN
7 10 (15.63%) MPLS
7 10 (15.63%) Cisco PIX
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
1 26 (40.63%) Network Analyst
1 26 (40.63%) Security Analyst
1 26 (40.63%) Network Security Analyst
2 24 (37.50%) Security Specialist
3 17 (26.56%) Network Specialist
3 17 (26.56%) Network Security Specialist
4 11 (17.19%) Network Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Security Specialist
5 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (7.81%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Network Specialist
9 1 (1.56%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 12 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 8 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 14 (21.88%) Load Balancing
3 9 (14.06%) Network Management
4 2 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (43.75%) CCNP
3 27 (42.19%) CCSE
4 7 (10.94%) CCNA
5 6 (9.38%) CCSA
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 63 (98.44%) Cisco
2 24 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 23 (35.94%) F5
4 20 (31.25%) VMware
4 20 (31.25%) Infoblox
4 20 (31.25%) Imperva
5 13 (20.31%) Citrix
6 8 (12.50%) HP
7 5 (7.81%) Foundry
7 5 (7.81%) Brocade
8 1 (1.56%) TippingPoint
8 1 (1.56%) Nokia