Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 93 148
Rank change year-on-year +7 +55 -60
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 108 116 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.95% 2.80% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.84% 5.98% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 43
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -25.23% +18.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £50,300 £55,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +5.56%

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 1,849 1,941 1,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.42% 46.78% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,246 1,354 1,539
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 99 (91.67%) Cisco
2 80 (74.07%) ITIL
3 79 (73.15%) Firewall
4 78 (72.22%) Data Centre
5 71 (65.74%) Cisco Certification
6 70 (64.81%) Fortinet
7 68 (62.96%) Juniper
8 65 (60.19%) WAN
9 56 (51.85%) Service Delivery
10 52 (48.15%) CCNP
11 50 (46.30%) HP
12 49 (45.37%) F5
13 48 (44.44%) Presales
13 48 (44.44%) LAN
14 47 (43.52%) ITIL V3
15 44 (40.74%) OSPF
16 43 (39.81%) Load Balancing
17 41 (37.96%) Line Management
18 36 (33.33%) MPLS
18 36 (33.33%) BGP
19 32 (29.63%) Project Management
20 31 (28.70%) Degree
20 31 (28.70%) Continuous Improvement
20 31 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
21 30 (27.78%) WLAN
21 30 (27.78%) CCNA
22 28 (25.93%) Wireless
22 28 (25.93%) VPN
22 28 (25.93%) SIEM
23 27 (25.00%) SNMP

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 12 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.41%) IaaS
2 8 (7.41%) PaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 79 (73.15%) Firewall
2 65 (60.19%) WAN
3 48 (44.44%) LAN
4 44 (40.74%) OSPF
5 36 (33.33%) BGP
5 36 (33.33%) MPLS
6 31 (28.70%) Cisco ASA
7 30 (27.78%) WLAN
8 28 (25.93%) VPN
8 28 (25.93%) Wireless
9 27 (25.00%) SNMP
10 24 (22.22%) Network Security
11 21 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (19.44%) DHCP
11 21 (19.44%) DNS
11 21 (19.44%) FWSM
12 20 (18.52%) SSL
12 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
13 19 (17.59%) Ethernet
14 18 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) DB2
2 2 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (7.41%) Publishing
2 6 (5.56%) Billing
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (30.56%) Architect
2 29 (26.85%) Network Engineer
3 24 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (19.44%) Security Architect
4 21 (19.44%) Security Solutions Architect
5 13 (12.04%) Network Architect
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 11 (10.19%) Technical Specialist
8 9 (8.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 9 (8.33%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (7.41%) Network Specialist
10 7 (6.48%) Technical Support
11 5 (4.63%) Cisco Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Technical Leader
12 4 (3.70%) Analyst
12 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.70%) Network Security Architect
12 4 (3.70%) Presales Solution Architect
13 3 (2.78%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.33%) LDAP
2 2 (1.85%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (72.22%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (9.26%) FlexPod
5 9 (8.33%) PKI
6 8 (7.41%) CMDB
7 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (6.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.07%) ITIL
2 56 (51.85%) Service Delivery
3 48 (44.44%) Presales
4 47 (43.52%) ITIL V3
5 43 (39.81%) Load Balancing
6 41 (37.96%) Line Management
7 32 (29.63%) Project Management
8 31 (28.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (25.93%) SIEM
10 27 (25.00%) PRINCE2
11 26 (24.07%) Service Management
12 22 (20.37%) Software Engineering
13 20 (18.52%) Network Design
14 18 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
15 17 (15.74%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (13.89%) Mentoring
16 15 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
17 14 (12.96%) Network Management
17 14 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
18 12 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (65.74%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (48.15%) CCNP
3 31 (28.70%) Degree
4 30 (27.78%) CCNA
5 22 (20.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (19.44%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (17.59%) CISSP
8 17 (15.74%) CCDP
8 17 (15.74%) PMI Certification
8 17 (15.74%) PMP
9 12 (11.11%) CCSE
9 12 (11.11%) IISP
9 12 (11.11%) ISSAP
9 12 (11.11%) JNCIP
10 8 (7.41%) ISEB
11 6 (5.56%) CEH
11 6 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (4.63%) CCIE
13 4 (3.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) GPG13
1 6 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
3 4 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.63%) Firmware
5 4 (3.70%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.85%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 12 (11.11%) QRadar
2 10 (9.26%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 99 (91.67%) Cisco
2 70 (64.81%) Fortinet
3 68 (62.96%) Juniper
4 50 (46.30%) HP
5 49 (45.37%) F5
6 25 (23.15%) Brocade
7 23 (21.30%) SolarWinds
7 23 (21.30%) VMware
8 17 (15.74%) Citrix
9 14 (12.96%) IBM
10 12 (11.11%) Forcepoint
10 12 (11.11%) LogRhythm
10 12 (11.11%) Splunk
10 12 (11.11%) Tufin
11 11 (10.19%) Aruba
11 11 (10.19%) Huawei
11 11 (10.19%) Meraki
12 10 (9.26%) BMC
13 9 (8.33%) CA
14 8 (7.41%) NetApp