The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 94 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.72% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 0.75% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 670 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.40% 36.91% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 430 521 554
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (55.00%) Marketing
4 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
4 11 (55.00%) Publishing
4 11 (55.00%) OSPF
4 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 11 (55.00%) VRRP
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) WLAN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (55.00%) HSRP
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) UNIX
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (30.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Debian
9 4 (20.00%) VMware
9 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
9 4 (20.00%) Solaris
9 4 (20.00%) Perl
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle
9 4 (20.00%) Apache
9 4 (20.00%) Tomcat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) VPN
3 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) WLAN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) OSPF
4 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 11 (55.00%) VRRP
4 11 (55.00%) HSRP
5 6 (30.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) LDAP
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (55.00%) Publishing
1 11 (55.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Network Manager
4 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Video Conferencing
1 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 4 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
1 4 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) F5
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) Foundry
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
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