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 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 124 213 188
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 218 132 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.07% 1.06% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 4.33% 2.30% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 174 120 111
Average salary £60,000 £54,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £85,000
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
5034 5734 5556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 47.72% 46.18% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4253 4929 4831
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 April 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 27 April 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.

1 328 (86.09%) Cisco
2 284 (74.54%) Firewall
3 205 (53.81%) Cisco Certification
4 177 (46.46%) Juniper
5 148 (38.85%) WAN
6 143 (37.53%) F5
7 139 (36.48%) Finance
8 134 (35.17%) LAN
9 130 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
10 119 (31.23%) Network Security
11 116 (30.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 112 (29.40%) CCNP
13 90 (23.62%) VPN
14 85 (22.31%) EIGRP
15 83 (21.78%) BGP
16 79 (20.73%) OSPF
16 79 (20.73%) Windows
17 76 (19.95%) MPLS
18 74 (19.42%) Blue Coat
19 71 (18.64%) CCIE
20 70 (18.37%) CCNA
21 67 (17.59%) DNS
22 62 (16.27%) Wireless
23 61 (16.01%) VoIP
24 60 (15.75%) Load Balancing
25 54 (14.17%) TCP/IP
26 53 (13.91%) Network Design
26 53 (13.91%) Fortinet
27 51 (13.39%) ITIL
28 46 (12.07%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.89%) IIS
3 7 (1.84%) Lync
4 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.52%) Apache
6 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.26%) CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (6.04%) MS Office
2 17 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 13 (3.41%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.52%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 284 (74.54%) Firewall
2 148 (38.85%) WAN
3 134 (35.17%) LAN
4 130 (34.12%) Cisco ASA
5 119 (31.23%) Network Security
6 116 (30.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 90 (23.62%) VPN
8 85 (22.31%) EIGRP
9 83 (21.78%) BGP
10 79 (20.73%) OSPF
11 76 (19.95%) MPLS
12 67 (17.59%) DNS
13 62 (16.27%) Wireless
14 61 (16.01%) VoIP
15 54 (14.17%) TCP/IP
16 46 (12.07%) VLAN
17 45 (11.81%) Cisco IOS
18 42 (11.02%) SSL
19 38 (9.97%) HSRP
20 36 (9.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.52%) MySQL
3 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
General
1 139 (36.48%) Finance
2 27 (7.09%) Banking
3 22 (5.77%) Retail
4 20 (5.25%) Legal
5 18 (4.72%) Law
6 15 (3.94%) Financial Institution
6 15 (3.94%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.36%) Marketing
8 8 (2.10%) Electronics
9 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 112 (29.40%) Network Engineer
2 66 (17.32%) Security Engineer
3 53 (13.91%) Consultant
4 35 (9.19%) Network Security Engineer
5 28 (7.35%) Architect
6 27 (7.09%) Network Consultant
7 25 (6.56%) Technical Design Authority
8 23 (6.04%) Senior Network Engineer
9 21 (5.51%) Security Consultant
10 20 (5.25%) Network Manager
10 20 (5.25%) Network Architect
11 15 (3.94%) Analyst
12 14 (3.67%) Senior Security Engineer
12 14 (3.67%) Firewall Engineer
13 13 (3.41%) Security Specialist
14 12 (3.15%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (3.15%) Design Engineer
14 12 (3.15%) Network Design Engineer
14 12 (3.15%) Security Manager
15 11 (2.89%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.84%) SOAP
2 3 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.40%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (3.94%) Hedge funds
4 14 (3.67%) FlexPod
5 11 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.62%) Online Banking
7 8 (2.10%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.84%) DTV
8 7 (1.84%) Statistics
8 7 (1.84%) Clustering
9 6 (1.57%) Derivative
9 6 (1.57%) Replication
10 5 (1.31%) CMDB
11 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.79%) PKI
12 2 (0.52%) Handset
12 2 (0.52%) SecurID
12 2 (0.52%) NHS
12 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 79 (20.73%) Windows
2 44 (11.55%) Linux
3 30 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.30%) UNIX
6 14 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.62%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.36%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.52%) VMS
11 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.52%) Debian
11 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.52%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (15.75%) Load Balancing
2 53 (13.91%) Network Design
3 51 (13.39%) ITIL
4 36 (9.45%) Service Delivery
5 27 (7.09%) Project Management
6 24 (6.30%) Information Security
7 21 (5.51%) SIEM
8 17 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (3.94%) Low Latency
9 15 (3.94%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (3.67%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (3.41%) Asset Management
12 12 (3.15%) Change Management
13 11 (2.89%) Service Management
13 11 (2.89%) Project Planning
13 11 (2.89%) People Management
14 10 (2.62%) Incident Management
14 10 (2.62%) TOGAF
14 10 (2.62%) CRM
14 10 (2.62%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (6.82%) SQL
2 8 (2.10%) Perl
2 8 (2.10%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.79%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.52%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) Ruby
5 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.26%) C
5 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 205 (53.81%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (29.40%) CCNP
3 71 (18.64%) CCIE
4 70 (18.37%) CCNA
5 44 (11.55%) CCSE
5 44 (11.55%) CCSA
6 26 (6.82%) Security Cleared
6 26 (6.82%) CISSP
7 22 (5.77%) SC Cleared
8 21 (5.51%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (4.72%) Degree
10 16 (4.20%) CCDP
11 15 (3.94%) CISM
12 10 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (2.36%) CISMP
13 9 (2.36%) CEH
14 8 (2.10%) JNCIS
14 8 (2.10%) MCSE
15 7 (1.84%) JNCIP
15 7 (1.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.14%) SLA
2 9 (2.36%) COBIT
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 25 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.62%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.36%) XenApp
5 8 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.84%) iptables
7 6 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (1.57%) ProxySG
7 6 (1.57%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.31%) Snort
9 4 (1.05%) XenServer
9 4 (1.05%) vSphere
10 2 (0.52%) vCloud
10 2 (0.52%) pfSense
11 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.26%) UAG
11 1 (0.26%) Xen
11 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (3.94%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (2.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (2.62%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.31%) SCCM
6 4 (1.05%) OPNET
6 4 (1.05%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.05%) SCOrch
6 4 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.52%) OpenView
7 2 (0.52%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.52%) Nessus
7 2 (0.52%) OSSEC
7 2 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.26%) Puppet
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.26%) WMI
8 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 328 (86.09%) Cisco
2 177 (46.46%) Juniper
3 143 (37.53%) F5
4 74 (19.42%) Blue Coat
5 53 (13.91%) Fortinet
6 44 (11.55%) Microsoft
7 40 (10.50%) VMware
8 39 (10.24%) HP
9 38 (9.97%) Citrix
10 34 (8.92%) SolarWinds
11 33 (8.66%) Aruba
12 30 (7.87%) McAfee
13 26 (6.82%) IronPort
14 22 (5.77%) Avaya
15 19 (4.99%) Websense
16 18 (4.72%) Nokia
16 18 (4.72%) Meraki
17 17 (4.46%) Riverbed
18 14 (3.67%) Tufin
19 12 (3.15%) Barracuda Networks
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