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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 61 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.32% 2.49% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 4.20% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
324 333 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 53.38% 59.25% 45.37%
Number of salaries quoted 245 214 289
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 8 (53.33%) F5
4 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (40.00%) CCNP
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) Solaris
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
6 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) CCSA
7 4 (26.67%) CCSE
7 4 (26.67%) CCNA
7 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
7 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
7 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (26.67%) Coaching
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Network Support
5 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Change Control
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Coaching
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) CCSA
2 4 (26.67%) CCSE
3 3 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) F5
3 7 (46.67%) Blue Coat
4 5 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 5 (33.33%) Crossbeam
4 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (26.67%) Riverbed
5 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk
6 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 1 (6.67%) Meraki