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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 114 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.22% 0.31% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.72% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 13
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £45,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
676 691 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.98% 42.97% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 523 589 653
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) Nokia
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) SNMP
5 2 (25.00%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 2 (25.00%) MCSA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) RIP
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Security
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MOS
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) VTSP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (25.00%) Crossbeam
5 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 2 (25.00%) Trend Micro
5 2 (25.00%) Nokia
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) EMC
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Trapeze
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
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