The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 55 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.65% 1.68% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 2.63% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 11
Average salary - £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
233 495 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 50.11% 64.04% 61.98%
Number of salaries quoted 193 370 309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) CCSE
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (25.00%) WAAS
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (25.00%) OSCP
5 3 (25.00%) vMotion
5 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
5 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) BGP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) IPv6
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) IPsec
4 3 (25.00%) SSH
4 3 (25.00%) DWDM
4 3 (25.00%) MPLS
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) WAAS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Designer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Designer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Product Management
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCSE
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) CCDE
3 3 (25.00%) CCIE
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (25.00%) OSCP
4 2 (16.67%) CCSA
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) vMotion
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
2 7 (58.33%) F5
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) BT
6 2 (16.67%) LogRhythm
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) McAfee
7 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (8.33%) Tripwire