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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 116 133 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 11 4 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.16% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.38% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 25
Average salary £33,000 £40,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £40,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £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
795 1039 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 38.35% 42.56% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 657 823 1005
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +30 10 £33,000 -18.51% 1
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) OSPF
4 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) VRRP
5 5 (35.71%) Juniper
5 5 (35.71%) WLAN
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Publishing
5 5 (35.71%) Marketing
5 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (35.71%) HSRP
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) UNIX
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) CCNP
9 1 (7.14%) CCDP
9 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 1 (7.14%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) OSPF
3 6 (42.86%) BGP
4 5 (35.71%) VRRP
4 5 (35.71%) WLAN
4 5 (35.71%) HSRP
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
1 5 (35.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Project Management
1 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
1 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCDP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Foundry
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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