The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 199 185 242
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +57
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 137 138 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 1.17% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 2.50% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 125 113 97
Average salary £54,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £82,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5856 5524 6474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 46.26% 46.97% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5046 4804 5872
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 219 (87.95%) Cisco
2 195 (78.31%) Firewall
3 140 (56.22%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (40.56%) CCNP
5 98 (39.36%) WAN
6 82 (32.93%) F5
7 74 (29.72%) Juniper
8 71 (28.51%) Wireless
8 71 (28.51%) Network Security
9 69 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
10 68 (27.31%) VPN
11 67 (26.91%) CCNA
12 64 (25.70%) LAN
13 57 (22.89%) Finance
14 55 (22.09%) Blue Coat
15 52 (20.88%) MPLS
16 51 (20.48%) Windows
17 50 (20.08%) BGP
18 44 (17.67%) OSPF
19 42 (16.87%) Load Balancing
20 39 (15.66%) Cisco PIX
20 39 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
21 37 (14.86%) TCP/IP
22 36 (14.46%) EIGRP
23 35 (14.06%) VMware
23 35 (14.06%) Riverbed
24 33 (13.25%) CCSE
25 32 (12.85%) CCSA
25 32 (12.85%) Active Directory
26 28 (11.24%) Law

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (2.81%) IIS
6 5 (2.01%) Lync
6 5 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.80%) Apache
8 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.21%) MS Office
1 8 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) RMDS
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
1 3 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 195 (78.31%) Firewall
2 98 (39.36%) WAN
3 71 (28.51%) Wireless
3 71 (28.51%) Network Security
4 69 (27.71%) Cisco ASA
5 68 (27.31%) VPN
6 64 (25.70%) LAN
7 52 (20.88%) MPLS
8 50 (20.08%) BGP
9 44 (17.67%) OSPF
10 39 (15.66%) Cisco PIX
10 39 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
11 37 (14.86%) TCP/IP
12 36 (14.46%) EIGRP
13 28 (11.24%) SSL
14 27 (10.84%) DNS
15 22 (8.84%) SAN
16 20 (8.03%) VoIP
17 19 (7.63%) Ethernet
18 18 (7.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.80%) MySQL
5 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 57 (22.89%) Finance
2 28 (11.24%) Law
3 16 (6.43%) Legal
4 14 (5.62%) Banking
5 10 (4.02%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.01%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.20%) French Language
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Publishing
7 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.20%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (36.55%) Network Engineer
2 41 (16.47%) Analyst
3 36 (14.46%) Security Engineer
4 31 (12.45%) Network Analyst
5 18 (7.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (7.23%) Security Specialist
6 17 (6.83%) Architect
7 16 (6.43%) Network Manager
8 15 (6.02%) Network Support
8 15 (6.02%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (5.62%) Support Engineer
10 12 (4.82%) Network Team Leader
10 12 (4.82%) Security Analyst
10 12 (4.82%) Team Leader
11 11 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 10 (4.02%) Cisco Engineer
12 10 (4.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) IT Security Engineer
13 9 (3.61%) Security Architect
14 8 (3.21%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.02%) CSS
2 5 (2.01%) SOAP
3 3 (1.20%) Rendezvous
4 2 (0.80%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.40%) MDX
5 1 (0.40%) LAMP
5 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.42%) Hedge funds
2 10 (4.02%) PKI
3 5 (2.01%) SecurID
4 4 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.20%) Social Media
5 3 (1.20%) Replication
5 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.80%) Tandem
6 2 (0.80%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.80%) iPhone
6 2 (0.80%) iPad
7 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 51 (20.48%) Windows
2 25 (10.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (6.83%) Linux
4 15 (6.02%) UNIX
5 14 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.20%) AIX
8 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.40%) Fedora
9 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.87%) Load Balancing
2 21 (8.43%) Information Security
3 19 (7.63%) ITIL
4 18 (7.23%) Service Delivery
5 16 (6.43%) Network Management
6 11 (4.42%) Change Management
7 10 (4.02%) Project Management
7 10 (4.02%) SIEM
8 8 (3.21%) Network Design
8 8 (3.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (3.21%) WAN Optimisation
9 7 (2.81%) Performance Management
9 7 (2.81%) Asset Management
10 6 (2.41%) Content Management
10 6 (2.41%) Security Management
10 6 (2.41%) Time Management
10 6 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
11 5 (2.01%) Capacity Management
11 5 (2.01%) Change Control
11 5 (2.01%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.82%) SQL
2 3 (1.20%) C
3 2 (0.80%) Perl
3 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 140 (56.22%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (40.56%) CCNP
3 67 (26.91%) CCNA
4 33 (13.25%) CCSE
5 32 (12.85%) CCSA
6 28 (11.24%) Security Cleared
7 22 (8.84%) CCIE
8 19 (7.63%) CCDP
9 15 (6.02%) Degree
10 14 (5.62%) CCSP
10 14 (5.62%) CCVP
11 9 (3.61%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (2.41%) CISSP
13 5 (2.01%) MCSE
13 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (1.61%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.20%) CCDE
15 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.80%) CISA
16 2 (0.80%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (12.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.02%) vSphere
4 14 (5.62%) ProxySG
5 4 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.20%) DFS Replication
6 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.40%) Varnish
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.40%) XenApp
8 1 (0.40%) XenServer
8 1 (0.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 14 (5.62%) SCCM
2 13 (5.22%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (4.42%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (2.81%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (2.01%) HP NNM
7 4 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.80%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.80%) SCOM
8 2 (0.80%) WSUS
8 2 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.40%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 219 (87.95%) Cisco
2 82 (32.93%) F5
3 74 (29.72%) Juniper
4 55 (22.09%) Blue Coat
5 35 (14.06%) VMware
5 35 (14.06%) Riverbed
6 28 (11.24%) HP
7 26 (10.44%) Websense
7 26 (10.44%) SolarWinds
8 19 (7.63%) Aruba
8 19 (7.63%) Microsoft
9 18 (7.23%) Barracuda Networks
10 17 (6.83%) Citrix
10 17 (6.83%) McAfee
11 15 (6.02%) Tandberg
12 12 (4.82%) Dell
12 12 (4.82%) Foundry
13 10 (4.02%) Nokia
14 8 (3.21%) NetApp
14 8 (3.21%) EMC
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