The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 43 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.48% 1.51% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.73% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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 Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
190 110 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 70.11% 55.28% 60.96%
Number of salaries quoted 178 91 128
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Croydon region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Croydon

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) LAN
2 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Network Security
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 10 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 10 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 10 (50.00%) NetScreen
3 10 (50.00%) Network Design
3 10 (50.00%) VoIP
3 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) HTTP
5 5 (25.00%) Avaya
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) OSPF
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Retail

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) LAN
1 15 (75.00%) Network Security
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 10 (50.00%) VoIP
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (25.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (25.00%) HTTP
4 5 (25.00%) Internet
4 5 (25.00%) OSPF
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) FabricPath
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CCNP
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 10 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 10 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 10 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
4 5 (25.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed