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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 171 215 167
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -48
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 148 129 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 1.07% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.34% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 137 117 161
Average salary £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5259 5509 5586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.76% 45.68% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4548 4735 5056
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the City of London

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 246 (86.01%) Cisco
2 227 (79.37%) Firewall
3 161 (56.29%) Cisco Certification
4 139 (48.60%) Juniper
5 113 (39.51%) F5
6 104 (36.36%) WAN
7 102 (35.66%) CCNP
8 96 (33.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 88 (30.77%) LAN
10 83 (29.02%) Cisco ASA
11 81 (28.32%) VPN
12 76 (26.57%) Network Security
13 73 (25.52%) Windows
14 72 (25.17%) MPLS
15 70 (24.48%) BGP
15 70 (24.48%) Finance
16 69 (24.13%) OSPF
17 66 (23.08%) Wireless
18 64 (22.38%) Load Balancing
19 56 (19.58%) EIGRP
20 52 (18.18%) CCNA
21 50 (17.48%) DNS
22 47 (16.43%) Microsoft
23 43 (15.03%) WLAN
23 43 (15.03%) Linux
24 42 (14.69%) Aruba
25 40 (13.99%) CCSA
26 39 (13.64%) VLAN
27 38 (13.29%) VoIP
27 38 (13.29%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 18 (6.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.50%) Lync
3 7 (2.45%) IIS
3 7 (2.45%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.90%) MS Office
3 7 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.05%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.70%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 227 (79.37%) Firewall
2 104 (36.36%) WAN
3 96 (33.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 88 (30.77%) LAN
5 83 (29.02%) Cisco ASA
6 81 (28.32%) VPN
7 76 (26.57%) Network Security
8 72 (25.17%) MPLS
9 70 (24.48%) BGP
10 69 (24.13%) OSPF
11 66 (23.08%) Wireless
12 56 (19.58%) EIGRP
13 50 (17.48%) DNS
14 43 (15.03%) WLAN
15 39 (13.64%) VLAN
16 38 (13.29%) VoIP
17 34 (11.89%) DHCP
17 34 (11.89%) Cisco IOS
18 30 (10.49%) SSL
19 29 (10.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.40%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.70%) DB2
2 2 (0.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 70 (24.48%) Finance
2 24 (8.39%) Law
3 15 (5.24%) Banking
4 12 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.15%) Retail
6 8 (2.80%) Legal
7 7 (2.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.75%) Marketing
8 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 99 (34.62%) Network Engineer
2 42 (14.69%) Security Engineer
3 34 (11.89%) Analyst
4 33 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
5 30 (10.49%) Consultant
6 27 (9.44%) Network Security Engineer
7 25 (8.74%) Technical Design Authority
8 21 (7.34%) Network Consultant
8 21 (7.34%) Team Leader
9 19 (6.64%) Network Team Leader
10 17 (5.94%) Network Analyst
11 15 (5.24%) Architect
12 13 (4.55%) Security Analyst
13 12 (4.20%) Senior Security Engineer
14 11 (3.85%) Senior Network Analyst
14 11 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (3.15%) Project Manager
15 9 (3.15%) Cisco Engineer
15 9 (3.15%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.75%) SOAP
2 2 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.90%) SecurID
3 13 (4.55%) Clustering
3 13 (4.55%) FlexPod
4 8 (2.80%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.80%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.10%) Replication
5 6 (2.10%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.75%) DTV
7 4 (1.40%) Statistics
7 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.70%) Derivative
9 2 (0.70%) e-Health
10 1 (0.35%) PKI
10 1 (0.35%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.35%) IVR
10 1 (0.35%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.35%) Handset
10 1 (0.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.52%) Windows
2 43 (15.03%) Linux
3 26 (9.09%) UNIX
3 26 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (8.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.45%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (1.75%) Solaris
8 2 (0.70%) AIX
8 2 (0.70%) VMS
8 2 (0.70%) Debian
8 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.38%) Load Balancing
2 30 (10.49%) ITIL
3 28 (9.79%) Project Management
4 23 (8.04%) Network Design
5 20 (6.99%) Network Management
6 19 (6.64%) Kalman Filter
6 19 (6.64%) Information Security
7 18 (6.29%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (5.24%) E-Commerce
9 14 (4.90%) Asset Management
9 14 (4.90%) SIEM
10 13 (4.55%) Service Management
10 13 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (3.50%) Change Control
12 8 (2.80%) Network Load Balancing
12 8 (2.80%) Low Latency
12 8 (2.80%) Programme Management
13 7 (2.45%) Business Continuity
13 7 (2.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.55%) SQL
2 6 (2.10%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.75%) Perl
4 3 (1.05%) VBScript
5 2 (0.70%) VB
5 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 161 (56.29%) Cisco Certification
2 102 (35.66%) CCNP
3 52 (18.18%) CCNA
4 40 (13.99%) CCSA
5 37 (12.94%) CCIE
6 31 (10.84%) CCSE
7 19 (6.64%) Degree
8 17 (5.94%) CISSP
9 16 (5.59%) CCDP
10 15 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (3.85%) MCSE
12 10 (3.50%) CISM
12 10 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (3.50%) JNCIA
13 9 (3.15%) JNCIS
14 8 (2.80%) MCP
14 8 (2.80%) CCSP
14 8 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (2.45%) ISSAP
15 7 (2.45%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.24%) SLA
2 5 (1.75%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.85%) XenApp
4 9 (3.15%) DFS Replication
5 7 (2.45%) VMware ESX
6 6 (2.10%) XenServer
7 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.05%) ProxySG
8 3 (1.05%) Snort
9 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.70%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.35%) Firmware
10 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (3.15%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.10%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.75%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.40%) HP NNM
6 3 (1.05%) WSUS
6 3 (1.05%) SCCM
6 3 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.70%) SCOM
7 2 (0.70%) Nagios
8 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.35%) WMI
8 1 (0.35%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 246 (86.01%) Cisco
2 139 (48.60%) Juniper
3 113 (39.51%) F5
4 47 (16.43%) Microsoft
5 42 (14.69%) Aruba
6 37 (12.94%) VMware
7 35 (12.24%) Citrix
8 28 (9.79%) Blue Coat
9 23 (8.04%) SolarWinds
10 22 (7.69%) HP
11 20 (6.99%) Avaya
12 17 (5.94%) Fortinet
13 15 (5.24%) McAfee
13 15 (5.24%) Nokia
13 15 (5.24%) Oracle
14 13 (4.55%) IronPort
15 12 (4.20%) Barracuda Networks
16 10 (3.50%) Brocade
16 10 (3.50%) Nortel
16 10 (3.50%) NetApp
City, London
Atos
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary is approx 50-65k base + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per month + Bonus, Pension, Holiday, Health care
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago