Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 109 154
Rank change year-on-year +64 +45 -33
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 198 80 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.21% 2.16% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 10.29% 4.77% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 19
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -33.33% +58.82%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £43,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -15.79% -12.04%

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 1,925 1,677 2,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.70% 45.18% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,227 1,225 1,580
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,940 £25,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £66,250
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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 186 (93.94%) Cisco
2 174 (87.88%) Data Centre
3 162 (81.82%) Fortinet
4 144 (72.73%) ITIL
5 140 (70.71%) Firewall
6 129 (65.15%) Juniper
7 116 (58.59%) Cisco Certification
8 102 (51.52%) Service Delivery
9 99 (50.00%) WAN
10 96 (48.48%) CCNP
11 94 (47.47%) Self-Motivation
12 92 (46.46%) F5
13 87 (43.94%) HP
14 86 (43.43%) Presales
15 78 (39.39%) ITIL V3
15 78 (39.39%) Load Balancing
16 77 (38.89%) OSPF
17 73 (36.87%) Continuous Improvement
18 67 (33.84%) LAN
19 66 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
20 65 (32.83%) VPN
21 60 (30.30%) BGP
22 58 (29.29%) SIEM
23 57 (28.79%) FWSM
23 57 (28.79%) ITIL Certification
24 52 (26.26%) Degree
24 52 (26.26%) Cisco Nexus
25 50 (25.25%) Network Security
26 49 (24.75%) Line Management
27 46 (23.23%) CCDP

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 22 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.06%) IaaS
1 12 (6.06%) PaaS
2 8 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 140 (70.71%) Firewall
2 99 (50.00%) WAN
3 77 (38.89%) OSPF
4 67 (33.84%) LAN
5 66 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 65 (32.83%) VPN
7 60 (30.30%) BGP
8 57 (28.79%) FWSM
9 52 (26.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 50 (25.25%) Network Security
11 43 (21.72%) DNS
12 42 (21.21%) DHCP
12 42 (21.21%) SNMP
12 42 (21.21%) WLAN
13 39 (19.70%) IPsec
14 35 (17.68%) MPLS
15 30 (15.15%) Wireless
16 27 (13.64%) SSL
17 26 (13.13%) TCP/IP
18 22 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (17.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (6.06%) Publishing
2 4 (2.02%) Finance
3 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (39.39%) Architect
2 58 (29.29%) Solutions Architect
3 49 (24.75%) Security Architect
3 49 (24.75%) Security Solutions Architect
4 36 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 36 (18.18%) Network Engineer
5 25 (12.63%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (10.10%) Network Specialist
6 20 (10.10%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 20 (10.10%) Senior Network Specialist
7 17 (8.59%) Technical Leader
8 16 (8.08%) Network Security Architect
8 16 (8.08%) Presales Solution Architect
8 16 (8.08%) Technical Support
9 15 (7.58%) Network Team Leader
9 15 (7.58%) Team Leader
10 9 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
11 8 (4.04%) Information Architect
11 8 (4.04%) Information Security Architect
12 6 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.10%) LDAP
2 2 (1.01%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (87.88%) Data Centre
2 94 (47.47%) Self-Motivation
3 35 (17.68%) PKI
4 32 (16.16%) Computer Science
5 30 (15.15%) Cyberthreat
5 30 (15.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 16 (8.08%) FlexPod
7 12 (6.06%) CMDB
7 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.01%) CCTV
10 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.53%) Windows
1 5 (2.53%) Windows Server
1 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (72.73%) ITIL
2 102 (51.52%) Service Delivery
3 86 (43.43%) Presales
4 78 (39.39%) ITIL V3
4 78 (39.39%) Load Balancing
5 73 (36.87%) Continuous Improvement
6 58 (29.29%) SIEM
7 49 (24.75%) Line Management
8 45 (22.73%) PRINCE2
9 41 (20.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 40 (20.20%) Due Diligence
10 40 (20.20%) Project Management
10 40 (20.20%) Service Management
11 32 (16.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 32 (16.16%) Software Engineering
12 30 (15.15%) Incident Management
12 30 (15.15%) Malware Detection/Protection
12 30 (15.15%) Software Optimisation
12 30 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
13 23 (11.62%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 116 (58.59%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (48.48%) CCNP
3 57 (28.79%) ITIL Certification
4 52 (26.26%) Degree
5 46 (23.23%) CCDP
6 34 (17.17%) CISSP
7 32 (16.16%) Computer Science Degree
7 32 (16.16%) PMI Certification
7 32 (16.16%) PMP
8 25 (12.63%) CCNA
9 22 (11.11%) CCSE
9 22 (11.11%) IISP
9 22 (11.11%) ISSAP
9 22 (11.11%) JNCIP
10 18 (9.09%) CCIE
11 12 (6.06%) CEH
11 12 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
11 12 (6.06%) ISEB
12 6 (3.03%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.08%) Cyber Essentials
2 12 (6.06%) GPG13
2 12 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (20.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (17.68%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.08%) VMware NSX
4 11 (5.56%) Firmware
5 10 (5.05%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.02%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 22 (11.11%) QRadar
2 18 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
3 16 (8.08%) CASB
4 8 (4.04%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.51%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 186 (93.94%) Cisco
2 162 (81.82%) Fortinet
3 129 (65.15%) Juniper
4 92 (46.46%) F5
5 87 (43.94%) HP
6 43 (21.72%) VMware
7 30 (15.15%) Forcepoint
7 30 (15.15%) Tufin
8 27 (13.64%) SolarWinds
9 22 (11.11%) Citrix
9 22 (11.11%) IBM
9 22 (11.11%) LogRhythm
9 22 (11.11%) Splunk
10 20 (10.10%) CA
10 20 (10.10%) McAfee
11 19 (9.60%) Brocade
12 16 (8.08%) Aruba
12 16 (8.08%) Meraki
12 16 (8.08%) Palo Alto
12 16 (8.08%) Sophos