Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 119 63
Rank change year-on-year +2 -56 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 85 105 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.21% 2.24% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 4.68% 4.74% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 162
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.69% +21.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £36,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £81,250 £73,625
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +17.65%

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 1815 2217 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.22% 47.32% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1365 1451 1602
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 73 (85.88%) Cisco
2 66 (77.65%) Firewall
3 48 (56.47%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (55.29%) Data Centre
5 46 (54.12%) Service Delivery
6 44 (51.76%) WAN
7 43 (50.59%) ITIL
8 40 (47.06%) HP
8 40 (47.06%) Fortinet
9 39 (45.88%) Juniper
9 39 (45.88%) F5
10 38 (44.71%) CCNP
11 35 (41.18%) LAN
11 35 (41.18%) Line Management
12 34 (40.00%) OSPF
13 31 (36.47%) BGP
13 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
14 29 (34.12%) Project Management
15 28 (32.94%) Presales
15 28 (32.94%) ITIL V3
15 28 (32.94%) Network Security
16 27 (31.76%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (30.59%) Brocade
18 24 (28.24%) Wireless
18 24 (28.24%) Mentoring
19 22 (25.88%) Degree
19 22 (25.88%) CCNA
20 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
20 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
20 21 (24.71%) Network Management

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 6 (7.06%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.41%) IaaS
2 8 (9.41%) PaaS
3 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (77.65%) Firewall
2 44 (51.76%) WAN
3 35 (41.18%) LAN
4 34 (40.00%) OSPF
5 31 (36.47%) BGP
5 31 (36.47%) TCP/IP
6 28 (32.94%) Network Security
7 27 (31.76%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (28.24%) Wireless
9 20 (23.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (21.18%) IPsec
11 17 (20.00%) MPLS
11 17 (20.00%) VPN
12 15 (17.65%) Cisco ISE
12 15 (17.65%) VLAN
13 14 (16.47%) SNMP
14 13 (15.29%) Ethernet
14 13 (15.29%) SSL
15 11 (12.94%) Cisco Wireless
16 10 (11.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) DB2
1 2 (2.35%) MySQL
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (15.29%) Billing
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Publishing
3 4 (4.71%) Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.47%) Architect
2 14 (16.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Network Specialist
4 8 (9.41%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Implementation Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Network Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Security Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Security Designer
8 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 3 (3.53%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (55.29%) Data Centre
2 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.29%) FlexPod
4 8 (9.41%) CMDB
5 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
6 6 (7.06%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.35%) iPad
8 2 (2.35%) iPhone
8 2 (2.35%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (1.18%) PKI
9 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) Android
2 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.53%) Unix
3 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.18%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.12%) Service Delivery
2 43 (50.59%) ITIL
3 35 (41.18%) Line Management
4 29 (34.12%) Project Management
5 28 (32.94%) ITIL V3
5 28 (32.94%) Presales
6 24 (28.24%) Mentoring
7 21 (24.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
7 21 (24.71%) Network Management
8 20 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 19 (22.35%) Service Management
9 19 (22.35%) SIEM
10 15 (17.65%) Network Design
10 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2
11 13 (15.29%) Application Performance Management
11 13 (15.29%) Migration
11 13 (15.29%) Performance Management
11 13 (15.29%) Security Management
11 13 (15.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) C
2 3 (3.53%) Java
2 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.53%) Python
2 3 (3.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (56.47%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (44.71%) CCNP
3 22 (25.88%) CCNA
3 22 (25.88%) Degree
4 21 (24.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (14.12%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (10.59%) PMI Certification
6 9 (10.59%) PMP
7 8 (9.41%) ISEB
8 6 (7.06%) CEH
8 6 (7.06%) CISSP
8 6 (7.06%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (7.06%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (4.71%) CCSA
10 1 (1.18%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.29%) QA
2 6 (7.06%) GPG13
2 6 (7.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.06%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.06%) ProxySG
4 3 (3.53%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.53%) vSphere
4 3 (3.53%) XenApp
4 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (9.41%) SCVMM
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.53%) SCCM
5 2 (2.35%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 73 (85.88%) Cisco
2 40 (47.06%) Fortinet
2 40 (47.06%) HP
3 39 (45.88%) F5
3 39 (45.88%) Juniper
4 26 (30.59%) Brocade
5 17 (20.00%) Citrix
5 17 (20.00%) VMware
6 15 (17.65%) SolarWinds
7 13 (15.29%) Aruba
7 13 (15.29%) Meraki
7 13 (15.29%) Sourcefire
8 8 (9.41%) BMC
8 8 (9.41%) EMC
8 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.41%) NetApp
9 7 (8.24%) Huawei
10 6 (7.06%) Blue Coat
10 6 (7.06%) McAfee
11 3 (3.53%) Apple