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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 198 193 165
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 136 139 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.14% 1.15% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 2.58% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 117 124 175
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
5542 5397 6023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.51% 44.55% 46.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4756 5480
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 20 August 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.

1 223 (88.49%) Cisco
2 193 (76.59%) Firewall
3 127 (50.40%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (41.67%) F5
5 98 (38.89%) Juniper
6 88 (34.92%) CCNP
7 84 (33.33%) WAN
8 69 (27.38%) Finance
9 64 (25.40%) Load Balancing
10 62 (24.60%) LAN
11 61 (24.21%) Network Security
12 56 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 56 (22.22%) Windows
13 53 (21.03%) VPN
13 53 (21.03%) MPLS
14 49 (19.44%) BGP
15 48 (19.05%) EIGRP
15 48 (19.05%) CCNA
15 48 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
16 45 (17.86%) OSPF
17 42 (16.67%) Wireless
17 42 (16.67%) SSL
18 38 (15.08%) DNS
19 36 (14.29%) CCSE
20 33 (13.10%) VMware
20 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
21 32 (12.70%) Active Directory
21 32 (12.70%) DHCP
21 32 (12.70%) Blue Coat
21 32 (12.70%) Aruba

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (5.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.97%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.17%) Lync
4 7 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.59%) IIS
6 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.19%) Apache
8 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.79%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 193 (76.59%) Firewall
2 84 (33.33%) WAN
3 62 (24.60%) LAN
4 61 (24.21%) Network Security
5 56 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 53 (21.03%) VPN
6 53 (21.03%) MPLS
7 49 (19.44%) BGP
8 48 (19.05%) EIGRP
8 48 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 45 (17.86%) OSPF
10 42 (16.67%) SSL
10 42 (16.67%) Wireless
11 38 (15.08%) DNS
12 32 (12.70%) DHCP
13 31 (12.30%) TCP/IP
14 22 (8.73%) LDAP
14 22 (8.73%) TACACS
14 22 (8.73%) Internet
15 21 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.79%) DB2
2 2 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Redmine
General
1 69 (27.38%) Finance
2 28 (11.11%) Law
3 13 (5.16%) Banking
4 8 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.59%) Retail
6 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.19%) Legal
7 2 (0.79%) Advertising
7 2 (0.79%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (36.11%) Network Engineer
2 44 (17.46%) Security Engineer
3 30 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 26 (10.32%) Analyst
5 21 (8.33%) Consultant
6 20 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (7.14%) Team Leader
7 18 (7.14%) Technical Design Authority
8 17 (6.75%) Network Analyst
9 16 (6.35%) Network Team Leader
10 14 (5.56%) Architect
11 12 (4.76%) Network Consultant
11 12 (4.76%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (3.97%) IT Security Engineer
13 9 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
14 8 (3.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 8 (3.17%) Senior Network Analyst
14 8 (3.17%) Project Manager
14 8 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (3.17%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.97%) SOAP
2 6 (2.38%) CSS
3 3 (1.19%) Rendezvous
4 2 (0.79%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.95%) SecurID
2 7 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (2.78%) Hedge funds
3 5 (1.98%) Clustering
3 5 (1.98%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.19%) FlexPod
4 3 (1.19%) Statistics
5 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.79%) iPhone
5 2 (0.79%) e-Health
5 2 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.40%) IVR
6 1 (0.40%) PKI
6 1 (0.40%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.22%) Windows
2 28 (11.11%) Linux
3 21 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.14%) UNIX
5 17 (6.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.79%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.79%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Debian
7 2 (0.79%) AIX
7 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.79%) VMS
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.40%) Load Balancing
2 27 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 20 (7.94%) ITIL
3 20 (7.94%) Project Management
4 19 (7.54%) Network Management
5 15 (5.95%) Information Security
6 14 (5.56%) Network Design
7 13 (5.16%) SIEM
8 9 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (3.17%) Capacity Management
9 8 (3.17%) Asset Management
10 7 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (2.78%) Change Control
11 5 (1.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (1.98%) Network Architecture
11 5 (1.98%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (1.98%) Performance Management
11 5 (1.98%) Change Management
12 4 (1.59%) PRINCE2
12 4 (1.59%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.57%) SQL
2 5 (1.98%) Perl
2 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.79%) VBScript
4 2 (0.79%) VB
4 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) Java
Qualifications
1 127 (50.40%) Cisco Certification
2 88 (34.92%) CCNP
3 48 (19.05%) CCNA
4 36 (14.29%) CCSE
5 28 (11.11%) CCIE
6 25 (9.92%) CCSA
7 20 (7.94%) CCDP
8 12 (4.76%) Degree
8 12 (4.76%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (3.97%) CISSP
10 10 (3.97%) MCSE
11 9 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
12 8 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.78%) JNCIA
13 7 (2.78%) JNCIS
13 7 (2.78%) MCP
14 5 (1.98%) CISM
15 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.19%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.78%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) SLA
3 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) EMIR
4 1 (0.40%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 32 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.76%) DFS Replication
4 8 (3.17%) XenApp
4 8 (3.17%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.98%) XenServer
6 3 (1.19%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.79%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.79%) vSphere
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 19 (7.54%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (3.97%) HP NNM
3 5 (1.98%) SCCM
4 4 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.59%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.19%) WSUS
6 2 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.79%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.40%) Nagios
7 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 223 (88.49%) Cisco
2 105 (41.67%) F5
3 98 (38.89%) Juniper
4 33 (13.10%) VMware
4 33 (13.10%) Microsoft
5 32 (12.70%) Blue Coat
5 32 (12.70%) Aruba
6 31 (12.30%) Citrix
7 28 (11.11%) HP
8 25 (9.92%) SolarWinds
9 20 (7.94%) Riverbed
10 16 (6.35%) Websense
11 15 (5.95%) McAfee
11 15 (5.95%) Oracle
11 15 (5.95%) Nokia
12 12 (4.76%) NetApp
13 11 (4.37%) Barracuda Networks
14 10 (3.97%) Aerohive Networks
15 8 (3.17%) Fortinet
15 8 (3.17%) Brocade
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Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
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NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Health Cover/Pension/
Posted: 22 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
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