The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 135 188 196
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 196 137 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.89% 1.30% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 3.87% 2.83% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 174 123 109
Average salary £60,000 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.71% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
CheckPoint
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5060 4835 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.69% 45.86% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4346 4164 4559
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the City of London

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the City of London

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 296 (86.05%) Cisco
2 252 (73.26%) Firewall
3 193 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
4 165 (47.97%) Juniper
5 138 (40.12%) WAN
6 124 (36.05%) Cisco ASA
7 122 (35.47%) LAN
8 118 (34.30%) Finance
9 115 (33.43%) CCNP
10 114 (33.14%) F5
11 110 (31.98%) Network Security
12 109 (31.69%) Cisco Nexus
13 100 (29.07%) VPN
14 95 (27.62%) BGP
15 93 (27.03%) OSPF
16 84 (24.42%) EIGRP
17 78 (22.67%) MPLS
18 76 (22.09%) Windows
19 73 (21.22%) Wireless
20 70 (20.35%) VoIP
21 65 (18.90%) DNS
21 65 (18.90%) CCIE
22 60 (17.44%) Blue Coat
23 58 (16.86%) CCNA
24 54 (15.70%) Cisco IOS
25 53 (15.41%) Network Design
26 52 (15.12%) TCP/IP
27 45 (13.08%) VLAN
28 43 (12.50%) Load Balancing
28 43 (12.50%) Fortinet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 21 (6.10%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.20%) IIS
3 8 (2.33%) Lync
4 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.58%) Apache
8 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (5.23%) MS Office
2 14 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.87%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.58%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 252 (73.26%) Firewall
2 138 (40.12%) WAN
3 124 (36.05%) Cisco ASA
4 122 (35.47%) LAN
5 110 (31.98%) Network Security
6 109 (31.69%) Cisco Nexus
7 100 (29.07%) VPN
8 95 (27.62%) BGP
9 93 (27.03%) OSPF
10 84 (24.42%) EIGRP
11 78 (22.67%) MPLS
12 73 (21.22%) Wireless
13 70 (20.35%) VoIP
14 65 (18.90%) DNS
15 54 (15.70%) Cisco IOS
16 52 (15.12%) TCP/IP
17 45 (13.08%) VLAN
18 37 (10.76%) SSL
18 37 (10.76%) DHCP
18 37 (10.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.58%) Data Mining
2 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.58%) MySQL
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 118 (34.30%) Finance
2 18 (5.23%) Law
3 15 (4.36%) Legal
4 14 (4.07%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.07%) Banking
5 10 (2.91%) Retail
5 10 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.03%) Marketing
7 6 (1.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.45%) Electronics
9 4 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (33.72%) Network Engineer
2 57 (16.57%) Security Engineer
3 42 (12.21%) Consultant
4 31 (9.01%) Network Security Engineer
5 25 (7.27%) Technical Design Authority
6 24 (6.98%) Network Consultant
7 23 (6.69%) Analyst
8 22 (6.40%) Architect
9 21 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
10 18 (5.23%) Security Consultant
11 16 (4.65%) Team Leader
12 15 (4.36%) Network Team Leader
13 13 (3.78%) Network Architect
14 12 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (3.20%) Design Engineer
15 11 (3.20%) Network Manager
15 11 (3.20%) Cisco Engineer
15 11 (3.20%) Network Design Engineer
16 10 (2.91%) Firewall Engineer
16 10 (2.91%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.23%) FlexPod
3 17 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.36%) Hedge funds
5 10 (2.91%) Clustering
6 9 (2.62%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.62%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.33%) Replication
8 6 (1.74%) Derivative
9 5 (1.45%) Statistics
9 5 (1.45%) SecurID
9 5 (1.45%) CMDB
9 5 (1.45%) DTV
10 3 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.58%) Handset
11 2 (0.58%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.29%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.29%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.09%) Windows
2 42 (12.21%) Linux
3 30 (8.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (7.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (6.40%) UNIX
6 17 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.78%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.03%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.58%) VMS
12 2 (0.58%) Debian
12 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.58%) Solaris
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (15.41%) Network Design
2 43 (12.50%) ITIL
2 43 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 33 (9.59%) Service Delivery
4 31 (9.01%) Project Management
5 26 (7.56%) Information Security
6 21 (6.10%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (4.94%) Low Latency
9 16 (4.65%) Asset Management
10 15 (4.36%) Service Management
10 15 (4.36%) Kalman Filter
11 14 (4.07%) Network Management
11 14 (4.07%) SIEM
11 14 (4.07%) Change Management
12 12 (3.49%) People Management
13 11 (3.20%) E-Commerce
14 10 (2.91%) Business Continuity
14 10 (2.91%) Network Load Balancing
15 9 (2.62%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.27%) SQL
2 7 (2.03%) Perl
2 7 (2.03%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.29%) VBScript
4 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 193 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (33.43%) CCNP
3 65 (18.90%) CCIE
4 58 (16.86%) CCNA
5 40 (11.63%) CCSA
6 36 (10.47%) CCSE
7 26 (7.56%) CISSP
8 24 (6.98%) Degree
9 18 (5.23%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (4.94%) CISM
11 16 (4.65%) CCDP
12 9 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (2.62%) Security Cleared
13 8 (2.33%) CISMP
14 7 (2.03%) CCVP
14 7 (2.03%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.74%) CEH
15 6 (1.74%) JNCIA
15 6 (1.74%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.74%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.56%) SLA
2 4 (1.16%) COBIT
3 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (11.92%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.91%) XenApp
4 9 (2.62%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.62%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (1.16%) Snort
7 4 (1.16%) vSphere
8 2 (0.58%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.58%) XenServer
9 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Firmware
9 1 (0.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 14 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (3.20%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (2.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (2.62%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (1.45%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.16%) OPNET
5 4 (1.16%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.87%) SCCM
6 3 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.58%) SCOM
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.58%) WSUS
8 1 (0.29%) OpenView
8 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) WMI
8 1 (0.29%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 296 (86.05%) Cisco
2 165 (47.97%) Juniper
3 114 (33.14%) F5
4 60 (17.44%) Blue Coat
5 43 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 43 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 35 (10.17%) Aruba
7 33 (9.59%) SolarWinds
7 33 (9.59%) VMware
8 31 (9.01%) Citrix
9 26 (7.56%) Avaya
10 24 (6.98%) HP
11 22 (6.40%) IronPort
12 17 (4.94%) McAfee
12 17 (4.94%) Barracuda Networks
13 15 (4.36%) Nokia
14 12 (3.49%) Symantec
14 12 (3.49%) Websense
15 11 (3.20%) Tufin
16 10 (2.91%) Riverbed
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £77,200 per annum (£70k basic + £7,200 TA) + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago