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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 180 117
Rank change year-on-year +6 -63  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 56 63 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.01% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 2.24% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 110
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +3.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,900 £80,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 2229 2816 2727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.09% 45.25% 47.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2047 2253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +12 32 £45,000 -35.71% 5
Warwickshire +12 12 £35,000 -20.45%
Coventry -8 5 £40,000 -21.56%
Shropshire +10 4 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Staffordshire +10 2 £24,750 -17.50% 2
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 126 (94.03%) Cisco
2 105 (78.36%) Firewall
3 51 (38.06%) WAN
4 49 (36.57%) LAN
5 47 (35.07%) HP
6 40 (29.85%) Data Centre
7 39 (29.10%) Juniper
7 39 (29.10%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (27.61%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (26.87%) Fortinet
9 36 (26.87%) Degree
10 35 (26.12%) Computer Science
10 35 (26.12%) Network Security
10 35 (26.12%) Computer Science Degree
11 34 (25.37%) ITIL
11 34 (25.37%) VMware
12 33 (24.63%) Palo Alto
13 32 (23.88%) Service Delivery
13 32 (23.88%) TCP/IP
13 32 (23.88%) CCNP
14 31 (23.13%) Windows
15 30 (22.39%) CCNA
16 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
16 29 (21.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (20.15%) NetApp
17 27 (20.15%) VPN
18 26 (19.40%) OSPF
18 26 (19.40%) Presales
19 23 (17.16%) Network Management
20 22 (16.42%) Root Cause Analysis

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 12 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (8.96%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.43%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.70%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (9.70%) IaaS
2 13 (9.70%) PaaS
3 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (78.36%) Firewall
2 51 (38.06%) WAN
3 49 (36.57%) LAN
4 39 (29.10%) Cisco ASA
5 35 (26.12%) Network Security
6 32 (23.88%) TCP/IP
7 27 (20.15%) VPN
8 26 (19.40%) OSPF
9 20 (14.93%) IPsec
10 17 (12.69%) Wireless
11 15 (11.19%) BGP
12 13 (9.70%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (9.70%) SAN
13 12 (8.96%) Cisco PIX
13 12 (8.96%) IPv4
13 12 (8.96%) SSL
14 11 (8.21%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (7.46%) DNS
16 8 (5.97%) MPLS
17 7 (5.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) DB2
1 13 (9.70%) MySQL
1 13 (9.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
General
1 21 (15.67%) Finance
2 13 (9.70%) Publishing
3 12 (8.96%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Billing
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (51.49%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (13.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 18 (13.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (11.19%) Security Engineer
5 14 (10.45%) Architect
5 14 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (9.70%) Network Security Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) Network Operations Engineer
7 12 (8.96%) Operations Engineer
8 11 (8.21%) Consultant
8 11 (8.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.97%) Administrator
10 7 (5.22%) Firewall Engineer
10 7 (5.22%) Network Administrator
10 7 (5.22%) Network Support
10 7 (5.22%) Security Consultant
10 7 (5.22%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Operations Support Engineer
11 6 (4.48%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) Middleware
2 1 (0.75%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 35 (26.12%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.19%) iPad
4 13 (9.70%) CMDB
5 12 (8.96%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.48%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.49%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (23.13%) Windows
2 15 (11.19%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (8.21%) Unix
5 4 (2.99%) Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) ITIL
2 32 (23.88%) Service Delivery
3 29 (21.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 29 (21.64%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.40%) Presales
5 23 (17.16%) Network Management
6 22 (16.42%) Root Cause Analysis
7 20 (14.93%) Mentoring
7 20 (14.93%) SIEM
8 18 (13.43%) Project Management
9 17 (12.69%) ITIL V3
10 16 (11.94%) Customer Engagement
11 15 (11.19%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (11.19%) Line Management
11 15 (11.19%) PRINCE2
12 14 (10.45%) Network Design
13 13 (9.70%) IT Governance
13 13 (9.70%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (9.70%) TOGAF
13 13 (9.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.45%) SQL
2 2 (1.49%) C
3 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (27.61%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (26.87%) Degree
3 35 (26.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (23.88%) CCNP
5 30 (22.39%) CCNA
6 17 (12.69%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (9.70%) ISEB
7 13 (9.70%) PMI Certification
7 13 (9.70%) PMP
8 8 (5.97%) CCSA
8 8 (5.97%) CCSE
9 6 (4.48%) MCSE
9 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.73%) MCP
11 3 (2.24%) CCDP
12 2 (1.49%) CCDA
12 2 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
13 1 (0.75%) CISSP
13 1 (0.75%) ISSAP
13 1 (0.75%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.19%) Hyper-V
3 13 (9.70%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (8.96%) Forefront TMG
4 12 (8.96%) vSphere
5 4 (2.99%) Snort
6 2 (1.49%) XenApp
6 2 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.75%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) SCVMM
2 6 (4.48%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.75%) QRadar
Vendors
1 126 (94.03%) Cisco
2 47 (35.07%) HP
3 39 (29.10%) Juniper
4 36 (26.87%) Fortinet
5 34 (25.37%) VMware
6 33 (24.63%) Palo Alto
7 27 (20.15%) NetApp
8 21 (15.67%) F5
9 18 (13.43%) Oracle
10 15 (11.19%) Citrix
10 15 (11.19%) SonicWALL
11 14 (10.45%) EMC
11 14 (10.45%) IBM
12 13 (9.70%) BMC
12 13 (9.70%) Dell
13 12 (8.96%) McAfee
14 7 (5.22%) Aruba
15 6 (4.48%) Blue Coat
15 6 (4.48%) Forcepoint
16 5 (3.73%) Nokia
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago