The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 28 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 197 154
Rank change year-on-year +65 -43  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 75 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.57% 0.81% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 1.80% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 29 45
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £34,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £65,000 £72,500
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 the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2057 2773 2421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.13% 44.91% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 2166 2041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the West Midlands

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +35 43 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Solihull - 12 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 12 £35,000 -
Coventry +18 4 £40,000 -16.66% 2
Staffordshire +13 1 £22,500 -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 139 (91.45%) Cisco
2 116 (76.32%) Firewall
3 65 (42.76%) HP
4 57 (37.50%) WAN
5 53 (34.87%) LAN
6 50 (32.89%) Service Delivery
6 50 (32.89%) Data Centre
7 49 (32.24%) ITIL
8 48 (31.58%) Fortinet
9 47 (30.92%) Degree
10 46 (30.26%) Computer Science
11 45 (29.61%) Cisco Certification
11 45 (29.61%) Palo Alto
12 44 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (28.29%) Software Engineering
14 42 (27.63%) Network Security
14 42 (27.63%) Presales
15 41 (26.97%) VMware
16 38 (25.00%) Juniper
17 36 (23.68%) CCNA
18 35 (23.03%) NetApp
18 35 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
19 34 (22.37%) OSPF
20 33 (21.71%) CCNP
21 30 (19.74%) Windows
21 30 (19.74%) Root Cause Analysis
22 29 (19.08%) Cisco ASA
23 27 (17.76%) Network Management
23 27 (17.76%) SQL
23 27 (17.76%) Mentoring

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 18 (11.84%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.66%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS Office
2 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (12.50%) IaaS
1 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (12.50%) PaaS
2 18 (11.84%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (76.32%) Firewall
2 57 (37.50%) WAN
3 53 (34.87%) LAN
4 42 (27.63%) Network Security
5 34 (22.37%) OSPF
6 29 (19.08%) Cisco ASA
7 25 (16.45%) VPN
8 21 (13.82%) IPsec
9 18 (11.84%) IPv4
10 17 (11.18%) SAN
11 15 (9.87%) SSL
11 15 (9.87%) TCP/IP
12 13 (8.55%) DNS
13 10 (6.58%) BGP
14 9 (5.92%) Remote Desktop
14 9 (5.92%) VLAN
15 8 (5.26%) EIGRP
16 7 (4.61%) Internet
17 6 (3.95%) MPLS
17 6 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.84%) DB2
2 18 (11.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (16.45%) Finance
2 20 (13.16%) Retail
3 18 (11.84%) Publishing
4 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Local Government
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (41.45%) Network Engineer
2 24 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (13.16%) Architect
3 20 (13.16%) Security Engineer
4 17 (11.18%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (11.18%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (10.53%) Consultant
5 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Security Consultant
8 9 (5.92%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Installations Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Security Analyst
10 7 (4.61%) Administrator
10 7 (4.61%) Network Administrator
11 6 (3.95%) Network Operations Engineer
11 6 (3.95%) Operations Engineer
12 5 (3.29%) Network Consultant
12 5 (3.29%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.97%) Middleware
2 1 (0.66%) OAuth
2 1 (0.66%) OpenID
2 1 (0.66%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (32.89%) Data Centre
2 46 (30.26%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.84%) CMDB
4 10 (6.58%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (4.61%) iPad
6 6 (3.95%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.29%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.32%) SCADA
11 1 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.66%) EPoS
11 1 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.66%) Tandem
11 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.74%) Windows
2 23 (15.13%) Windows Server
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (4.61%) Unix
5 5 (3.29%) Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.66%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) Service Delivery
2 49 (32.24%) ITIL
3 44 (28.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 43 (28.29%) Software Engineering
5 42 (27.63%) Presales
6 30 (19.74%) Root Cause Analysis
7 27 (17.76%) Mentoring
7 27 (17.76%) Network Management
8 24 (15.79%) Project Management
9 22 (14.47%) Line Management
10 20 (13.16%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (13.16%) PRINCE2
10 20 (13.16%) SIEM
11 19 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
11 19 (12.50%) ITIL V3
11 19 (12.50%) Service Management
11 19 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
12 18 (11.84%) Business Development
12 18 (11.84%) Gantt Chart
12 18 (11.84%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.76%) SQL
2 2 (1.32%) C
3 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.66%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (30.92%) Degree
2 45 (29.61%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (23.68%) CCNA
4 33 (21.71%) CCNP
5 26 (17.11%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (11.84%) ISEB
6 18 (11.84%) PMI Certification
6 18 (11.84%) PMP
7 14 (9.21%) CCSE
8 11 (7.24%) CCSA
9 6 (3.95%) CCDP
10 5 (3.29%) CCDA
10 5 (3.29%) CISSP
11 4 (2.63%) MCSE
11 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.97%) CCIE
12 3 (1.97%) MCP
13 2 (1.32%) CEH
13 2 (1.32%) GCIA
13 2 (1.32%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.97%) QA
3 3 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.66%) GPG13
5 1 (0.66%) ISO27002
System Software
1 35 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 19 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.84%) Forefront TMG
4 18 (11.84%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (10.53%) vSphere
6 9 (5.92%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.97%) Snort
7 3 (1.97%) XenApp
7 3 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (11.84%) SCVMM
2 5 (3.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.66%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.66%) QRadar
Vendors
1 139 (91.45%) Cisco
2 65 (42.76%) HP
3 48 (31.58%) Fortinet
4 45 (29.61%) Palo Alto
5 41 (26.97%) VMware
6 38 (25.00%) Juniper
7 35 (23.03%) NetApp
8 23 (15.13%) SonicWALL
9 21 (13.82%) Citrix
10 20 (13.16%) IBM
11 19 (12.50%) EMC
12 18 (11.84%) BMC
12 18 (11.84%) F5
12 18 (11.84%) Oracle
13 17 (11.18%) Dell
14 12 (7.89%) Intel Security
15 9 (5.92%) Aruba
15 9 (5.92%) Sourcefire
16 8 (5.26%) Blue Coat
16 8 (5.26%) Meraki
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