Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 120 150
Rank change year-on-year +74 +30 -84
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 217 77 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.56% 1.97% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 11.14% 4.39% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 100 43 31
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -35.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,300 £40,000
90th Percentile £67,625 £65,000 £87,500
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -15.79% -7.77%

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 1,948 1,753 2,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.87% 44.96% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,324 1,330 1,515
Birmingham median annual salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.12% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £65,950
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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 196 (90.32%) Cisco
2 190 (87.56%) Data Centre
3 168 (77.42%) Fortinet
4 165 (76.04%) Firewall
5 139 (64.06%) ITIL
6 122 (56.22%) Service Delivery
7 112 (51.61%) HP
8 111 (51.15%) Juniper
9 103 (47.47%) Self-Motivation
10 91 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
11 90 (41.47%) F5
12 86 (39.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 85 (39.17%) Presales
14 83 (38.25%) WAN
15 80 (36.87%) CCNP
16 71 (32.72%) OSPF
17 69 (31.80%) ITIL Certification
17 69 (31.80%) ITIL V3
18 68 (31.34%) VMware
19 66 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 65 (29.95%) Load Balancing
21 59 (27.19%) Degree
22 53 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
22 53 (24.42%) SIEM
22 53 (24.42%) IPsec
22 53 (24.42%) VPN
23 52 (23.96%) Project Management
23 52 (23.96%) Root Cause Analysis
24 51 (23.50%) LAN
25 50 (23.04%) Line 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 15 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (6.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.53%) IIS
3 8 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.68%) IaaS
1 21 (9.68%) PaaS
2 19 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 165 (76.04%) Firewall
2 83 (38.25%) WAN
3 71 (32.72%) OSPF
4 53 (24.42%) Cisco ASA
4 53 (24.42%) IPsec
4 53 (24.42%) VPN
5 51 (23.50%) LAN
6 47 (21.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 45 (20.74%) BGP
7 45 (20.74%) FWSM
8 36 (16.59%) Network Security
9 25 (11.52%) DNS
10 24 (11.06%) DHCP
11 23 (10.60%) SNMP
12 20 (9.22%) SAN
12 20 (9.22%) WLAN
13 18 (8.29%) VLAN
14 17 (7.83%) Wireless
15 16 (7.37%) SSL
16 15 (6.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (15.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (9.68%) Publishing
2 1 (0.46%) Finance
2 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (39.17%) Architect
2 53 (24.42%) Solutions Architect
3 40 (18.43%) Network Architect
4 38 (17.51%) Security Architect
4 38 (17.51%) Security Solutions Architect
5 36 (16.59%) Network Engineer
6 31 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 21 (9.68%) Network Team Leader
7 21 (9.68%) Team Leader
8 18 (8.29%) Technical Leader
9 17 (7.83%) Technical Support
10 13 (5.99%) Network Security Architect
10 13 (5.99%) Presales Solution Architect
11 12 (5.53%) Network Specialist
11 12 (5.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
11 12 (5.53%) Senior Network Specialist
12 11 (5.07%) Implementation Engineer
13 8 (3.69%) Information Security Architect
13 8 (3.69%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (3.69%) Technical Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.53%) LDAP
2 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 190 (87.56%) Data Centre
2 103 (47.47%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (21.66%) Computer Science
4 34 (15.67%) PKI
5 21 (9.68%) CMDB
5 21 (9.68%) Management Information System
6 19 (8.76%) Cyberthreat
6 19 (8.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (6.91%) HP StoreVirtual
8 13 (5.99%) FlexPod
9 7 (3.23%) Fat Client
9 7 (3.23%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.22%) Windows
1 20 (9.22%) Windows Server
2 19 (8.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (64.06%) ITIL
2 122 (56.22%) Service Delivery
3 86 (39.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 85 (39.17%) Presales
5 69 (31.80%) ITIL V3
6 65 (29.95%) Load Balancing
7 53 (24.42%) SIEM
8 52 (23.96%) Project Management
8 52 (23.96%) Root Cause Analysis
9 50 (23.04%) Line Management
10 49 (22.58%) PRINCE2
11 47 (21.66%) Software Engineering
12 45 (20.74%) Due Diligence
12 45 (20.74%) Service Management
13 33 (15.21%) Requirements Analysis
14 29 (13.36%) Information Security
15 26 (11.98%) Network Management
16 21 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
16 21 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
16 21 (9.68%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.45%) SQL
2 8 (3.69%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 91 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (36.87%) CCNP
3 69 (31.80%) ITIL Certification
4 59 (27.19%) Degree
5 47 (21.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 33 (15.21%) PMI Certification
6 33 (15.21%) PMP
7 32 (14.75%) CCDP
7 32 (14.75%) CISSP
8 21 (9.68%) CCIE
8 21 (9.68%) CEH
8 21 (9.68%) CompTIA Security+
8 21 (9.68%) ISEB
9 11 (5.07%) CCNA
9 11 (5.07%) CCSE
9 11 (5.07%) IISP
9 11 (5.07%) ISSAP
9 11 (5.07%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.30%) MCSE
10 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.68%) GPG13
1 21 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (8.29%) GDPR
3 13 (5.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 13 (5.99%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (21.20%) Active Directory
3 29 (13.36%) Hyper-V
4 20 (9.22%) VMware NSX
5 15 (6.91%) Forefront TMG
6 14 (6.45%) Terminal Services
7 13 (5.99%) Firmware
8 7 (3.23%) vSphere
8 7 (3.23%) XenApp
8 7 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.84%) ProxySG
9 4 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.99%) CASB
1 13 (5.99%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (5.53%) SCVMM
3 11 (5.07%) QRadar
4 1 (0.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.46%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 196 (90.32%) Cisco
2 168 (77.42%) Fortinet
3 112 (51.61%) HP
4 111 (51.15%) Juniper
5 90 (41.47%) F5
6 68 (31.34%) VMware
7 42 (19.35%) Citrix
8 36 (16.59%) NetApp
9 21 (9.68%) EMC
10 19 (8.76%) Brocade
10 19 (8.76%) Forcepoint
10 19 (8.76%) Microsoft
10 19 (8.76%) Tufin
11 17 (7.83%) McAfee
12 15 (6.91%) SonicWALL
13 14 (6.45%) SolarWinds
14 13 (5.99%) Aruba
14 13 (5.99%) Infoblox
14 13 (5.99%) Meraki
14 13 (5.99%) Riverbed