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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 82 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 35 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.32% 0.060% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 6.68% 0.17% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 2
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +36.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £33,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £40,150
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
524 600 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.79% 36.17% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 375 439 464
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,561 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £69,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 29 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (70.27%) CCNP
4 23 (62.16%) VMware
5 21 (56.76%) Firewall
5 21 (56.76%) F5
6 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
6 18 (48.65%) ITIL
7 17 (45.95%) Linux
8 16 (43.24%) VoIP
8 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (40.54%) Windows
9 15 (40.54%) DHCP
9 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
9 15 (40.54%) DNS
9 15 (40.54%) IIS
9 15 (40.54%) SAN
9 15 (40.54%) Internet
10 14 (37.84%) Apache
10 14 (37.84%) Load Balancing
11 11 (29.73%) Degree
12 7 (18.92%) CCSA
12 7 (18.92%) CCSE
13 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (16.22%) Line Management
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (13.51%) User Stories
14 5 (13.51%) Project Governance
14 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (13.51%) QA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (40.54%) IIS
2 14 (37.84%) Apache
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Firewall
2 16 (43.24%) VoIP
3 15 (40.54%) DHCP
3 15 (40.54%) DNS
3 15 (40.54%) Internet
3 15 (40.54%) SAN
3 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.11%) Wireless
6 2 (5.41%) SNMP
6 2 (5.41%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) Ethereal
7 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) MPLS
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) VPLS
7 1 (2.70%) WAAS
7 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (5.41%) Publishing
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Network Engineer
2 18 (48.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Data Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior PMO
8 2 (5.41%) Senior PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Network Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Unix Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 14 (37.84%) Load Balancing
3 6 (16.22%) Line Management
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Project Governance
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) User Stories
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Network Design
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Release Management
5 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
1 2 (5.41%) VBScript
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) PHP
2 1 (2.70%) Python
2 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (70.27%) CCNP
3 11 (29.73%) Degree
4 7 (18.92%) CCSA
4 7 (18.92%) CCSE
5 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.81%) CCIE
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) RHCE
7 1 (2.70%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 21 (56.76%) F5
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Aruba
6 1 (2.70%) Avaya
6 1 (2.70%) Brocade
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Nortel
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk