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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 147 231 205
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -26
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 168 112 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.67% 0.89% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 1.92% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 135 103 104
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £81,750
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
4578 5848 5422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 45.61% 46.29% 46.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3913 5089 4641
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 320 (87.67%) Cisco
2 275 (75.34%) Firewall
3 193 (52.88%) Cisco Certification
4 180 (49.32%) Juniper
5 147 (40.27%) F5
6 138 (37.81%) WAN
7 131 (35.89%) Finance
8 120 (32.88%) LAN
9 119 (32.60%) Cisco ASA
10 114 (31.23%) Network Security
11 110 (30.14%) CCNP
12 106 (29.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 82 (22.47%) VPN
14 78 (21.37%) BGP
14 78 (21.37%) EIGRP
15 74 (20.27%) MPLS
16 71 (19.45%) OSPF
17 70 (19.18%) Windows
17 70 (19.18%) Blue Coat
18 65 (17.81%) CCNA
18 65 (17.81%) CCIE
19 60 (16.44%) DNS
20 58 (15.89%) Load Balancing
21 57 (15.62%) VoIP
22 56 (15.34%) Network Design
22 56 (15.34%) Wireless
23 51 (13.97%) Fortinet
24 48 (13.15%) TCP/IP
24 48 (13.15%) CCSA
25 46 (12.60%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.47%) IIS
3 6 (1.64%) Lync
4 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.55%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) CMS
6 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (5.21%) MS Office
2 12 (3.29%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.01%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.55%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 6 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) IaaS
1 1 (0.27%) SaaS
1 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 275 (75.34%) Firewall
2 138 (37.81%) WAN
3 120 (32.88%) LAN
4 119 (32.60%) Cisco ASA
5 114 (31.23%) Network Security
6 106 (29.04%) Cisco Nexus
7 82 (22.47%) VPN
8 78 (21.37%) BGP
8 78 (21.37%) EIGRP
9 74 (20.27%) MPLS
10 71 (19.45%) OSPF
11 60 (16.44%) DNS
12 57 (15.62%) VoIP
13 56 (15.34%) Wireless
14 48 (13.15%) TCP/IP
15 45 (12.33%) SSL
16 43 (11.78%) Cisco IOS
17 40 (10.96%) VLAN
18 39 (10.68%) HSRP
19 30 (8.22%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.55%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.55%) MySQL
3 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 131 (35.89%) Finance
2 27 (7.40%) Banking
3 21 (5.75%) Retail
4 16 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.38%) Legal
5 15 (4.11%) Financial Institution
6 13 (3.56%) Law
7 8 (2.19%) Marketing
7 8 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.92%) Electronics
9 2 (0.55%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.55%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (32.88%) Network Engineer
2 64 (17.53%) Security Engineer
3 51 (13.97%) Consultant
4 33 (9.04%) Network Security Engineer
5 26 (7.12%) Network Consultant
6 25 (6.85%) Architect
7 24 (6.58%) Senior Network Engineer
8 23 (6.30%) Technical Design Authority
9 20 (5.48%) Network Architect
9 20 (5.48%) Security Consultant
10 19 (5.21%) Network Manager
11 14 (3.84%) Firewall Engineer
11 14 (3.84%) Senior Security Engineer
12 13 (3.56%) Security Specialist
13 12 (3.29%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (3.29%) Design Engineer
13 12 (3.29%) Technical Consultant
13 12 (3.29%) Network Support
13 12 (3.29%) Network Design Engineer
13 12 (3.29%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.92%) SOAP
2 4 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.95%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.84%) Hedge funds
4 12 (3.29%) FlexPod
5 11 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.74%) Online Banking
7 7 (1.92%) Statistics
8 6 (1.64%) DTV
9 5 (1.37%) CMDB
9 5 (1.37%) PKI
10 4 (1.10%) Derivative
10 4 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.10%) Clustering
10 4 (1.10%) Replication
11 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.82%) BYOD
11 3 (0.82%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.55%) NHS
12 2 (0.55%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 70 (19.18%) Windows
2 44 (12.05%) Linux
3 28 (7.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (5.48%) UNIX
6 11 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (2.74%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.82%) CentOS
10 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.55%) VMS
10 2 (0.55%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (15.89%) Load Balancing
2 56 (15.34%) Network Design
3 46 (12.60%) ITIL
4 28 (7.67%) Service Delivery
5 25 (6.85%) Project Management
6 23 (6.30%) Information Security
7 19 (5.21%) SIEM
8 15 (4.11%) Capacity Planning
9 14 (3.84%) Change Management
10 13 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (3.56%) Low Latency
11 12 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
12 11 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (3.01%) Project Planning
13 10 (2.74%) Incident Management
13 10 (2.74%) People Management
13 10 (2.74%) TOGAF
13 10 (2.74%) Asset Management
13 10 (2.74%) Validation
14 9 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.85%) SQL
2 7 (1.92%) Perl
3 6 (1.64%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.10%) Python
5 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.82%) Ruby
5 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.27%) C
Qualifications
1 193 (52.88%) Cisco Certification
2 110 (30.14%) CCNP
3 65 (17.81%) CCNA
3 65 (17.81%) CCIE
4 48 (13.15%) CCSA
5 46 (12.60%) CCSE
6 30 (8.22%) Security Cleared
7 26 (7.12%) SC Cleared
8 22 (6.03%) CISSP
9 18 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (4.66%) Degree
11 13 (3.56%) CISM
11 13 (3.56%) CCDP
12 10 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (2.74%) CEH
13 9 (2.47%) CISMP
13 9 (2.47%) MCSE
14 7 (1.92%) JNCIS
14 7 (1.92%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.58%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) COBIT
3 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.47%) XenApp
4 7 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 7 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (1.92%) iptables
5 6 (1.64%) Snort
5 6 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.37%) ProxySG
7 4 (1.10%) vSphere
7 4 (1.10%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.10%) XenServer
8 3 (0.82%) vCloud
9 2 (0.55%) pfSense
10 1 (0.27%) UAG
10 1 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (4.38%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (1.10%) SCCM
4 4 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.10%) Nessus
4 4 (1.10%) OPNET
4 4 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.82%) Pingdom
5 3 (0.82%) Cacti
5 3 (0.82%) OSSEC
5 3 (0.82%) Puppet
6 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.27%) OpenView
7 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 320 (87.67%) Cisco
2 180 (49.32%) Juniper
3 147 (40.27%) F5
4 70 (19.18%) Blue Coat
5 51 (13.97%) Fortinet
6 40 (10.96%) Microsoft
7 38 (10.41%) Citrix
8 37 (10.14%) HP
9 35 (9.59%) VMware
10 28 (7.67%) McAfee
11 26 (7.12%) Aruba
12 25 (6.85%) SolarWinds
13 23 (6.30%) Meraki
13 23 (6.30%) Avaya
14 21 (5.75%) IronPort
15 17 (4.66%) Websense
16 15 (4.11%) Nokia
16 15 (4.11%) Riverbed
17 14 (3.84%) Tufin
18 10 (2.74%) Barracuda Networks
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