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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 94 140 135
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 40 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 0.087% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 0.23% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 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 £39,550 £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
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
782 881 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 37.47% 38.20% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 594 674 675
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +33 35 £49,000 -2.00%
Peterborough - 2 £37,750 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (76.74%) Cisco
2 29 (67.44%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (60.47%) CCNP
4 23 (53.49%) VMware
4 23 (53.49%) F5
5 21 (48.84%) Firewall
6 19 (44.19%) ITIL
7 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
8 17 (39.53%) Linux
9 16 (37.21%) VoIP
9 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (34.88%) Windows
10 15 (34.88%) DHCP
10 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
10 15 (34.88%) DNS
10 15 (34.88%) IIS
10 15 (34.88%) SAN
10 15 (34.88%) Internet
11 14 (32.56%) Apache
11 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
12 11 (25.58%) Degree
13 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (18.60%) QA
14 8 (18.60%) User Stories
14 8 (18.60%) Project Governance
15 7 (16.28%) CCSE
15 7 (16.28%) CCSA
15 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
16 6 (13.95%) Line Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 15 (34.88%) IIS
2 14 (32.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) Firewall
2 16 (37.21%) VoIP
3 15 (34.88%) DHCP
3 15 (34.88%) DNS
3 15 (34.88%) Internet
3 15 (34.88%) SAN
3 15 (34.88%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
5 3 (6.98%) Wireless
6 2 (4.65%) SNMP
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.33%) LAN
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.33%) WAAS
7 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (4.65%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Network Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Analyst
4 8 (18.60%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior PMO
7 4 (9.30%) Senior PMO Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Data Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.98%) FlexPod
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Load Balancing
3 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Project Governance
3 8 (18.60%) User Stories
4 6 (13.95%) Line Management
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.65%) Change Management
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Network Design
7 2 (4.65%) Network Management
7 2 (4.65%) Release Management
7 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
8 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.33%) Migration
8 1 (2.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
1 2 (4.65%) VBScript
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (67.44%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (60.47%) CCNP
3 11 (25.58%) Degree
4 7 (16.28%) CCSA
4 7 (16.28%) CCSE
5 6 (13.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (9.30%) CCIE
7 1 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) RHCE
7 1 (2.33%) RHCT
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
3 1 (2.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) F5
2 23 (53.49%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Juniper
5 3 (6.98%) HP
6 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Aruba
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Brocade
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Nortel
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) Splunk