Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 118 118
Rank change year-on-year +64 0 -59
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 176 76 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.78% 1.98% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 4.33% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 33 44
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -23.40% +7.80%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,600 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £87,500
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -11.33%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,774 1,755 2,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.15% 45.77% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,230 1,317 1,513
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -7.25%
10th Percentile £25,975 £26,250 £24,379
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Birmingham

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 156 (88.64%) Cisco
2 150 (85.23%) Data Centre
3 134 (76.14%) Firewall
4 129 (73.30%) Fortinet
5 96 (54.55%) ITIL
6 91 (51.70%) Service Delivery
7 81 (46.02%) Juniper
8 80 (45.45%) HP
9 79 (44.89%) Self-Motivation
10 70 (39.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 65 (36.93%) F5
12 62 (35.23%) Cisco Certification
12 62 (35.23%) OSPF
13 61 (34.66%) Presales
14 60 (34.09%) CCNP
15 57 (32.39%) WAN
16 53 (30.11%) ITIL Certification
17 52 (29.55%) VMware
17 52 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
18 49 (27.84%) Degree
18 49 (27.84%) IPsec
19 47 (26.70%) VPN
20 44 (25.00%) LAN
20 44 (25.00%) Software Engineering
20 44 (25.00%) Computer Science
20 44 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
21 43 (24.43%) ITIL V3
22 41 (23.30%) Cisco ASA
22 41 (23.30%) Project Management
23 39 (22.16%) Root Cause Analysis

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2003
1 17 (9.66%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (3.98%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.80%) IaaS
1 19 (10.80%) PaaS
2 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 134 (76.14%) Firewall
2 62 (35.23%) OSPF
3 57 (32.39%) WAN
4 49 (27.84%) IPsec
5 47 (26.70%) VPN
6 44 (25.00%) LAN
7 41 (23.30%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (21.59%) BGP
9 37 (21.02%) FWSM
10 36 (20.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 20 (11.36%) Network Security
11 20 (11.36%) SAN
12 16 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (8.52%) VLAN
14 14 (7.95%) WLAN
15 13 (7.39%) DNS
16 12 (6.82%) DHCP
17 11 (6.25%) SNMP
18 9 (5.11%) MPLS
18 9 (5.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.70%) Big Data
1 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (17.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (10.80%) Publishing
2 1 (0.57%) Finance
2 1 (0.57%) Retail
2 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (38.07%) Architect
2 39 (22.16%) Network Engineer
3 38 (21.59%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (17.05%) Senior Network Engineer
5 28 (15.91%) Network Architect
6 25 (14.20%) Security Architect
6 25 (14.20%) Security Solutions Architect
7 18 (10.23%) Network Team Leader
7 18 (10.23%) Team Leader
8 14 (7.95%) Technical Support
9 11 (6.25%) Consultant
10 10 (5.68%) Presales Consultant
10 10 (5.68%) Technical Architect
10 10 (5.68%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (5.68%) Technical Presales Consultant
11 8 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Information Security Architect
11 8 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
11 8 (4.55%) Senior Implementation Engineer
11 8 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) LDAP
2 1 (0.57%) CGI
2 1 (0.57%) JSON
2 1 (0.57%) REST
2 1 (0.57%) Web Services
2 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 150 (85.23%) Data Centre
2 79 (44.89%) Self-Motivation
3 44 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 30 (17.05%) PKI
5 19 (10.80%) CMDB
5 19 (10.80%) Management Information System
6 17 (9.66%) HP StoreVirtual
7 14 (7.95%) Cyberthreat
7 14 (7.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 8 (4.55%) Fat Client
8 8 (4.55%) Thin Client
9 4 (2.27%) FlexPod
10 3 (1.70%) CCTV
11 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.36%) Windows
1 20 (11.36%) Windows Server
2 19 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (54.55%) ITIL
2 91 (51.70%) Service Delivery
3 70 (39.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 61 (34.66%) Presales
5 44 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 43 (24.43%) ITIL V3
7 41 (23.30%) Project Management
8 39 (22.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 38 (21.59%) Load Balancing
9 38 (21.59%) SIEM
10 35 (19.89%) Line Management
10 35 (19.89%) PRINCE2
11 32 (18.18%) Due Diligence
11 32 (18.18%) Service Management
12 27 (15.34%) Information Security
13 26 (14.77%) Data Protection
14 25 (14.20%) Network Management
15 24 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
16 22 (12.50%) TOGAF
17 19 (10.80%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.09%) SQL
2 10 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (35.23%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (34.09%) CCNP
3 53 (30.11%) ITIL Certification
4 49 (27.84%) Degree
5 44 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 25 (14.20%) CISSP
7 24 (13.64%) PMI Certification
7 24 (13.64%) PMP
8 19 (10.80%) CCDP
8 19 (10.80%) CEH
8 19 (10.80%) CompTIA Security+
8 19 (10.80%) ISEB
9 16 (9.09%) CCIE
10 6 (3.41%) CCSE
10 6 (3.41%) IISP
10 6 (3.41%) ISSAP
10 6 (3.41%) JNCIP
11 5 (2.84%) CCNA
12 3 (1.70%) MCSE
12 3 (1.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.34%) GDPR
2 19 (10.80%) GPG13
2 19 (10.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (7.39%) SLA
4 5 (2.84%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 52 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 25 (14.20%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.66%) Forefront TMG
5 16 (9.09%) Terminal Services
6 13 (7.39%) VMware NSX
7 12 (6.82%) Firmware
8 8 (4.55%) vSphere
8 8 (4.55%) XenApp
8 8 (4.55%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 6 (3.41%) QRadar
3 5 (2.84%) CASB
3 5 (2.84%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 156 (88.64%) Cisco
2 129 (73.30%) Fortinet
3 81 (46.02%) Juniper
4 80 (45.45%) HP
5 65 (36.93%) F5
6 52 (29.55%) VMware
7 36 (20.45%) NetApp
8 35 (19.89%) Citrix
9 19 (10.80%) EMC
10 18 (10.23%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.66%) SonicWALL
12 14 (7.95%) Tufin
13 11 (6.25%) Forcepoint
14 10 (5.68%) Palo Alto
15 8 (4.55%) BMC
15 8 (4.55%) Brocade
15 8 (4.55%) Dell
15 8 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
16 6 (3.41%) LogRhythm
16 6 (3.41%) Meraki