Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 134 182
Rank change year-on-year -28 +48 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.43% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.07% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 6
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -33.33% +71.43%
10th Percentile £40,250 £33,275 £41,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £48,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £41,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year +15.15% -6.25% -6.38%

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1347 936 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.35% 41.20% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 773 1132
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Cheshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 4 £45,000 +4.65%
Knutsford - 3 - -
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
Crewe - 1 £57,500 -
CheckPoint
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 8 (61.54%) FortiGate
4 7 (53.85%) Information Security
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) CISM
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) CISSP
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (30.77%) VPN
7 4 (30.77%) GIS
7 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
7 4 (30.77%) CISA
8 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
8 3 (23.08%) CCNP
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
9 2 (15.38%) DNS
9 2 (15.38%) Unix
9 2 (15.38%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) DHCP
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
9 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 2 (15.38%) Change Management
9 2 (15.38%) SIEM
9 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) SSH
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
6 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
5 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CISM
1 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CISA
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Juniper
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
4 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
4 1 (7.69%) Imperva
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
4 1 (7.69%) Splunk