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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 172 194 196
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 141 138 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.18% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.39% 2.55% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 121 120
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
4165 5408 5235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 43.05% 46.10% 44.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3546 4479 4605
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 284 (91.91%) Cisco
2 249 (80.58%) Firewall
3 153 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
4 147 (47.57%) Juniper
5 125 (40.45%) F5
6 119 (38.51%) Cisco ASA
7 110 (35.60%) WAN
8 97 (31.39%) Finance
8 97 (31.39%) Network Security
9 96 (31.07%) CCNP
10 92 (29.77%) LAN
11 69 (22.33%) VPN
11 69 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (21.36%) Data Centre
13 61 (19.74%) CCNA
14 56 (18.12%) Load Balancing
15 55 (17.80%) OSPF
16 54 (17.48%) BGP
17 53 (17.15%) Wireless
18 52 (16.83%) Windows
19 49 (15.86%) Network Design
20 48 (15.53%) CCSA
21 47 (15.21%) MPLS
22 46 (14.89%) TCP/IP
22 46 (14.89%) Blue Coat
23 43 (13.92%) CCIE
24 42 (13.59%) DNS
24 42 (13.59%) Fortinet
25 41 (13.27%) Linux
25 41 (13.27%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (3.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.29%) IIS
4 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.97%) Lync
5 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 16 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.53%) MS Office
3 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.97%) Summit
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.32%) SaaS
1 1 (0.32%) PaaS
1 1 (0.32%) Office 365
1 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 249 (80.58%) Firewall
2 119 (38.51%) Cisco ASA
3 110 (35.60%) WAN
4 97 (31.39%) Network Security
5 92 (29.77%) LAN
6 69 (22.33%) VPN
6 69 (22.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 55 (17.80%) OSPF
8 54 (17.48%) BGP
9 53 (17.15%) Wireless
10 47 (15.21%) MPLS
11 46 (14.89%) TCP/IP
12 42 (13.59%) DNS
13 36 (11.65%) VoIP
14 34 (11.00%) IPsec
15 32 (10.36%) VLAN
16 31 (10.03%) EIGRP
17 30 (9.71%) SSL
18 28 (9.06%) HSRP
19 27 (8.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (0.97%) Git (software)
General
1 97 (31.39%) Finance
2 32 (10.36%) Banking
3 23 (7.44%) Retail
4 18 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.88%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.91%) Marketing
6 9 (2.91%) Multimedia
7 8 (2.59%) Legal
8 7 (2.27%) Advertising
9 6 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.94%) Electronics
10 5 (1.62%) Law
10 5 (1.62%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (39.81%) Network Engineer
2 48 (15.53%) Security Engineer
3 34 (11.00%) Consultant
4 29 (9.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (7.12%) Network Support
6 20 (6.47%) Network Consultant
7 19 (6.15%) Network Security Engineer
8 17 (5.50%) Network Manager
9 16 (5.18%) Analyst
9 16 (5.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (4.85%) Architect
11 12 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (3.56%) Senior Security Engineer
13 10 (3.24%) Network Architect
13 10 (3.24%) Security Specialist
13 10 (3.24%) Network Analyst
13 10 (3.24%) Administrator
14 9 (2.91%) Support Engineer
14 9 (2.91%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (2.91%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.80%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.59%) XMPP
3 6 (1.94%) Web Services
4 2 (0.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (21.36%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.88%) PKI
4 10 (3.24%) Online Banking
5 9 (2.91%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.62%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.62%) DTV
8 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.97%) Statistics
10 2 (0.65%) BYOD
10 2 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (0.65%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.65%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.65%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.65%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.65%) IVR
10 2 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.32%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.83%) Windows
2 41 (13.27%) Linux
3 15 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.88%) UNIX
5 11 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.97%) CentOS
8 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.32%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.12%) Load Balancing
2 49 (15.86%) Network Design
3 38 (12.30%) ITIL
4 20 (6.47%) SIEM
5 16 (5.18%) Project Management
6 15 (4.85%) Information Security
7 14 (4.53%) Service Delivery
7 14 (4.53%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (3.88%) Change Management
8 12 (3.88%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (3.56%) Cyber Security
9 11 (3.56%) Investment Management
10 10 (3.24%) Incident Management
11 9 (2.91%) Security Management
11 9 (2.91%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.91%) CRM
11 9 (2.91%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (2.91%) Mentoring
12 8 (2.59%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.56%) SQL
2 7 (2.27%) Python
2 7 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.97%) Ruby
4 3 (0.97%) C
5 2 (0.65%) C++
5 2 (0.65%) Java
5 2 (0.65%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 153 (49.51%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (31.07%) CCNP
3 61 (19.74%) CCNA
4 48 (15.53%) CCSA
5 43 (13.92%) CCIE
6 37 (11.97%) CCSE
7 33 (10.68%) Security Cleared
8 30 (9.71%) SC Cleared
9 13 (4.21%) CCDP
9 13 (4.21%) CISSP
9 13 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (3.56%) Check Point Certification
10 11 (3.56%) MCSE
11 10 (3.24%) Degree
11 10 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.94%) CEH
13 6 (1.94%) MCITP
14 5 (1.62%) JNCIS
14 5 (1.62%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.47%) SLA
2 11 (3.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.24%) COBIT
4 7 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.85%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.59%) VMware ESX
3 8 (2.59%) XenApp
4 6 (1.94%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.29%) Snort
5 4 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.97%) vCloud
6 3 (0.97%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.97%) vSphere
6 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.65%) XenServer
7 2 (0.65%) pfSense
8 1 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.32%) Squid
8 1 (0.32%) Xen
8 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (3.24%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (2.91%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (2.59%) SolarWinds Orion
5 6 (1.94%) SCCM
5 6 (1.94%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.29%) Nessus
7 3 (0.97%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.97%) Cacti
7 3 (0.97%) Puppet
7 3 (0.97%) OSSEC
7 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.97%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.32%) Nagios
9 1 (0.32%) OpenView
9 1 (0.32%) WSUS
9 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 284 (91.91%) Cisco
2 147 (47.57%) Juniper
3 125 (40.45%) F5
4 46 (14.89%) Blue Coat
5 42 (13.59%) Fortinet
6 41 (13.27%) VMware
7 33 (10.68%) Microsoft
7 33 (10.68%) HP
8 31 (10.03%) McAfee
9 30 (9.71%) Citrix
10 21 (6.80%) Meraki
11 18 (5.83%) Riverbed
12 13 (4.21%) Aruba
12 13 (4.21%) Avaya
13 12 (3.88%) Websense
14 10 (3.24%) Nokia
14 10 (3.24%) Verint
14 10 (3.24%) CyberTech
15 9 (2.91%) Splunk
15 9 (2.91%) Red Hat
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