The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Basingstoke region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 69 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.72% 4.12% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 6.44% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 6
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
483 419 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 63.89% 63.87% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 360 325 283
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,070
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Hampshire

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Change Control
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) CCSA
5 5 (33.33%) CCSE
6 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) HNC
6 4 (26.67%) McAfee
6 4 (26.67%) Firmware
6 4 (26.67%) Network Security
6 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
6 4 (26.67%) F5
7 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Websense
7 3 (20.00%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WLAN
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) OSPF
5 1 (6.67%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) FirePass
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Firmware
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) CCNP
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
2 5 (33.33%) CCSA
2 5 (33.33%) CCSE
3 4 (26.67%) HNC
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) CISSP
4 2 (13.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Snort
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Blue Coat
2 4 (26.67%) McAfee
2 4 (26.67%) F5
2 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (20.00%) Websense
3 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) IronPort
4 2 (13.33%) Splunk
4 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya