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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 175 205 205
Rank change year-on-year
+30 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 146 137 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.11% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.34% 2.40% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 127 120 111
Average salary £57,500 £57,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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
4376 5713 5336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.00% 46.14% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4771 4666
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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.

1 326 (91.83%) Cisco
2 267 (75.21%) Firewall
3 171 (48.17%) Juniper
4 166 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (38.59%) WAN
6 134 (37.75%) F5
7 133 (37.46%) Cisco ASA
8 122 (34.37%) Finance
9 113 (31.83%) LAN
10 96 (27.04%) CCNP
10 96 (27.04%) Network Security
11 93 (26.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 78 (21.97%) VPN
13 76 (21.41%) BGP
14 72 (20.28%) Data Centre
15 70 (19.72%) OSPF
16 67 (18.87%) Network Design
17 66 (18.59%) Blue Coat
18 65 (18.31%) Wireless
19 62 (17.46%) Windows
20 59 (16.62%) MPLS
21 58 (16.34%) CCNA
21 58 (16.34%) Load Balancing
22 56 (15.77%) CCIE
23 54 (15.21%) EIGRP
24 52 (14.65%) DNS
25 51 (14.37%) TCP/IP
25 51 (14.37%) CCSA
26 49 (13.80%) Fortinet
27 47 (13.24%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (5.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.25%) IIS
3 5 (1.41%) Lync
3 5 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.28%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.28%) Apache
6 1 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 21 (5.92%) MS Office
2 18 (5.07%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.56%) SmartSuite
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.28%) SaaS
1 1 (0.28%) PaaS
1 1 (0.28%) Office 365
1 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 267 (75.21%) Firewall
2 137 (38.59%) WAN
3 133 (37.46%) Cisco ASA
4 113 (31.83%) LAN
5 96 (27.04%) Network Security
6 93 (26.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 78 (21.97%) VPN
8 76 (21.41%) BGP
9 70 (19.72%) OSPF
10 65 (18.31%) Wireless
11 59 (16.62%) MPLS
12 54 (15.21%) EIGRP
13 52 (14.65%) DNS
14 51 (14.37%) TCP/IP
15 47 (13.24%) VoIP
16 42 (11.83%) IPsec
17 40 (11.27%) VLAN
17 40 (11.27%) HSRP
18 36 (10.14%) Cisco IOS
19 35 (9.86%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 122 (34.37%) Finance
2 34 (9.58%) Banking
3 26 (7.32%) Retail
4 15 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.66%) Financial Institution
6 12 (3.38%) Legal
7 9 (2.54%) Marketing
8 8 (2.25%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 6 (1.69%) Advertising
10 6 (1.69%) Electronics
10 6 (1.69%) Law
11 5 (1.41%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (36.34%) Network Engineer
2 56 (15.77%) Security Engineer
3 46 (12.96%) Consultant
4 30 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 24 (6.76%) Network Support
6 23 (6.48%) Network Consultant
7 21 (5.92%) Architect
8 20 (5.63%) Analyst
8 20 (5.63%) Network Security Engineer
9 19 (5.35%) Network Manager
10 17 (4.79%) Security Consultant
11 16 (4.51%) Network Architect
12 13 (3.66%) Network Design Engineer
12 13 (3.66%) Technical Design Authority
12 13 (3.66%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (3.66%) Design Engineer
13 12 (3.38%) Security Specialist
13 12 (3.38%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (3.38%) Senior Security Engineer
14 11 (3.10%) Security Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.17%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.25%) XMPP
3 6 (1.69%) Web Services
4 2 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (20.28%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.38%) PKI
5 10 (2.82%) Online Banking
5 10 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.69%) Statistics
8 5 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.41%) DTV
8 5 (1.41%) CMDB
8 5 (1.41%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.56%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.56%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.56%) BYOD
9 2 (0.56%) NHS
9 2 (0.56%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.56%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 62 (17.46%) Windows
2 44 (12.39%) Linux
3 24 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.82%) UNIX
7 6 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.13%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.85%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.85%) CentOS
10 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.28%) VMS
11 1 (0.28%) Debian
11 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (18.87%) Network Design
2 58 (16.34%) Load Balancing
3 42 (11.83%) ITIL
4 30 (8.45%) Service Delivery
5 21 (5.92%) Project Management
6 19 (5.35%) Change Management
7 17 (4.79%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (4.23%) SIEM
9 14 (3.94%) Information Security
10 13 (3.66%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.38%) TOGAF
11 12 (3.38%) PRINCE2
11 12 (3.38%) Investment Management
12 11 (3.10%) Cyber Security
12 11 (3.10%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.82%) Validation
13 10 (2.82%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.82%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (2.54%) DoDAF
14 9 (2.54%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.79%) SQL
2 8 (2.25%) Python
3 7 (1.97%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.85%) Ruby
5 3 (0.85%) C
6 2 (0.56%) C++
6 2 (0.56%) Java
6 2 (0.56%) Perl
6 2 (0.56%) Embedded C
6 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 166 (46.76%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (27.04%) CCNP
3 58 (16.34%) CCNA
4 56 (15.77%) CCIE
5 51 (14.37%) CCSA
6 43 (12.11%) CCSE
7 36 (10.14%) Security Cleared
8 32 (9.01%) SC Cleared
9 18 (5.07%) CISSP
10 17 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (4.51%) CCDP
12 14 (3.94%) MCSE
13 12 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (2.82%) Degree
15 9 (2.54%) CISM
15 9 (2.54%) Check Point Certification
16 7 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (1.97%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.97%) CEH
16 7 (1.97%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.61%) SLA
2 10 (2.82%) COBIT
3 5 (1.41%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.66%) XenApp
4 10 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (1.69%) ProxySG
7 5 (1.41%) vSphere
8 4 (1.13%) XenServer
8 4 (1.13%) Snort
9 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.85%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.85%) vCloud
10 2 (0.56%) pfSense
11 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.28%) UAG
11 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.28%) Squid
11 1 (0.28%) Xen
11 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.38%) CiscoWorks
2 10 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (2.54%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (1.41%) SCCM
6 4 (1.13%) OPNET
6 4 (1.13%) Cisco IPCC
6 4 (1.13%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.13%) Nessus
7 3 (0.85%) OSSEC
7 3 (0.85%) Cacti
7 3 (0.85%) Puppet
7 3 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.85%) Pingdom
8 2 (0.56%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.28%) OpenView
9 1 (0.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 326 (91.83%) Cisco
2 171 (48.17%) Juniper
3 134 (37.75%) F5
4 66 (18.59%) Blue Coat
5 49 (13.80%) Fortinet
6 42 (11.83%) Citrix
6 42 (11.83%) VMware
7 40 (11.27%) Microsoft
8 35 (9.86%) HP
9 29 (8.17%) McAfee
10 28 (7.89%) Meraki
11 19 (5.35%) Riverbed
12 16 (4.51%) Tufin
12 16 (4.51%) Aruba
12 16 (4.51%) Avaya
13 15 (4.23%) IronPort
14 14 (3.94%) SolarWinds
14 14 (3.94%) Nokia
15 12 (3.38%) Websense
16 10 (2.82%) Dell
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + On Call + Bonus + Benefits
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