The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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 / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 24
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 3.74% 4.50%
As % of the Vendors category - 8.89% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Median salary - £47,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -34.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 104 90 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 56.52% 42.06% 57.00%
Number of salaries quoted 75 85 93
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Shropshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto