The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 129 126 140
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.36% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.83% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 22
Average salary £30,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.58% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £36,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
898 960 1207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.97% 42.78% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 722 830 1042
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 6 £29,500 -26.25%
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (50.00%) MOS
4 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec
4 4 (50.00%) Remedy
4 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (50.00%) Nokia
4 4 (50.00%) Apple
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Trend Micro

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (12.50%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Blackberry
1 5 (62.50%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 4 (50.00%) MOS
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Nokia
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (25.00%) Crossbeam
5 2 (25.00%) Trend Micro
6 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) VMware