The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 197 196 192
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 69 46 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.91% 0.64% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.34% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 87
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3592 3433 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.36% 48.09% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2926 2944 3647
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the East of England

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the East of England

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +4 22 £45,000 +6.50% 2
Hertfordshire -11 20 £63,750 +70.00% 3
Suffolk +24 17 £45,000 +20.80%
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £30,000 -32.58%
Essex -3 3 £32,500 -18.75%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 119 (78.81%) Firewall
2 106 (70.20%) Cisco
3 99 (65.56%) WAN
4 96 (63.58%) LAN
5 69 (45.70%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (39.74%) Windows
7 58 (38.41%) Linux
7 58 (38.41%) VPN
8 48 (31.79%) TCP/IP
9 46 (30.46%) Microsoft
10 45 (29.80%) Network Security
11 44 (29.14%) VMware
12 43 (28.48%) ITIL
13 40 (26.49%) MPLS
13 40 (26.49%) F5
14 38 (25.17%) Juniper
14 38 (25.17%) CCNP
14 38 (25.17%) CCNA
15 37 (24.50%) Finance
16 33 (21.85%) Retail
17 29 (19.21%) Change Management
18 28 (18.54%) SSL
19 27 (17.88%) CCSE
19 27 (17.88%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (17.22%) DNS
20 26 (17.22%) HP
20 26 (17.22%) DHCP
21 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
21 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2008
21 25 (16.56%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 23 (15.23%) Lync
2 18 (11.92%) IIS
3 11 (7.28%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.66%) Apache
7 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.31%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (7.95%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.57%) PaaS
2 12 (7.95%) IaaS
3 7 (4.64%) Office 365
4 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 119 (78.81%) Firewall
2 99 (65.56%) WAN
3 96 (63.58%) LAN
4 58 (38.41%) VPN
5 48 (31.79%) TCP/IP
6 45 (29.80%) Network Security
7 40 (26.49%) MPLS
8 28 (18.54%) SSL
9 26 (17.22%) DNS
9 26 (17.22%) DHCP
10 19 (12.58%) OSPF
10 19 (12.58%) BGP
11 18 (11.92%) Wireless
11 18 (11.92%) IPsec
12 16 (10.60%) VLAN
13 15 (9.93%) BIG-IP
14 14 (9.27%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (8.61%) EIGRP
15 13 (8.61%) VoIP
16 12 (7.95%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.66%) NUnit
2 1 (0.66%) ReSharper
General
1 37 (24.50%) Finance
2 33 (21.85%) Retail
3 10 (6.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.96%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.65%) Games
6 2 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (44.37%) Network Engineer
2 26 (17.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 26 (17.22%) Security Engineer
3 25 (16.56%) Support Engineer
4 21 (13.91%) Architect
5 16 (10.60%) IT Architect
6 12 (7.95%) Consultant
7 11 (7.28%) Network Support Engineer
7 11 (7.28%) Network Support
8 10 (6.62%) Network Security Consultant
8 10 (6.62%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (6.62%) Security Consultant
8 10 (6.62%) Network Consultant
9 9 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Technical Support
11 6 (3.97%) Server Support
11 6 (3.97%) Desktop Support
11 6 (3.97%) Analyst
11 6 (3.97%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.99%) SOAP
1 3 (1.99%) Web Services
1 3 (1.99%) WCF
2 2 (1.32%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) XML
2 2 (1.32%) Silverlight
2 2 (1.32%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (1.32%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (0.66%) WSH
3 1 (0.66%) XMPP
3 1 (0.66%) JSON
3 1 (0.66%) COM
3 1 (0.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.25%) Management Information System
3 16 (10.60%) Visualisation
4 12 (7.95%) PKI
5 11 (7.28%) Statistics
6 8 (5.30%) SecurID
7 6 (3.97%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.31%) Blackberry
8 5 (3.31%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.32%) Online Games
10 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 60 (39.74%) Windows
2 58 (38.41%) Linux
3 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (16.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.96%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.31%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.65%) UNIX
9 3 (1.99%) Solaris
10 2 (1.32%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.32%) CentOS
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.66%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.48%) ITIL
2 29 (19.21%) Change Management
3 23 (15.23%) Information Security
4 22 (14.57%) Network Management
5 20 (13.25%) Incident Management
6 18 (11.92%) PRINCE2
7 16 (10.60%) E-Commerce
8 14 (9.27%) Coaching
9 13 (8.61%) Project Management
10 12 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (7.95%) Service Delivery
11 11 (7.28%) Mentoring
11 11 (7.28%) Load Balancing
12 9 (5.96%) Network Design
13 6 (3.97%) Project Planning
13 6 (3.97%) SIEM
14 5 (3.31%) People Management
14 5 (3.31%) Time Management
14 5 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.26%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) C
3 3 (1.99%) C#
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 69 (45.70%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (25.17%) CCNA
2 38 (25.17%) CCNP
3 27 (17.88%) CCSE
4 24 (15.89%) CCSA
5 17 (11.26%) Degree
5 17 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (9.27%) MCSE
6 14 (9.27%) Security Cleared
7 12 (7.95%) CCDP
8 11 (7.28%) Check Point Certification
8 11 (7.28%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (6.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.31%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (2.65%) A+ Certification
12 4 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (2.65%) MOS
12 4 (2.65%) CCDA
12 4 (2.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.66%) GPG13
2 1 (0.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (17.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (14.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.95%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.30%) Terminal Services
4 8 (5.30%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.31%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.65%) vSphere
7 2 (1.32%) Squid
8 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.66%) XenApp
8 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.66%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.99%) OpenView
3 3 (1.99%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (1.99%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.32%) Cacti
5 1 (0.66%) SCCM
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.66%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 106 (70.20%) Cisco
2 46 (30.46%) Microsoft
3 44 (29.14%) VMware
4 40 (26.49%) F5
5 38 (25.17%) Juniper
6 26 (17.22%) HP
7 17 (11.26%) Red Hat
8 16 (10.60%) Blue Coat
8 16 (10.60%) ProCurve
9 13 (8.61%) Crossbeam
10 12 (7.95%) Oracle
11 10 (6.62%) Sourcefire
12 6 (3.97%) Symantec
12 6 (3.97%) Fujitsu
12 6 (3.97%) Trend Micro
13 5 (3.31%) Aruba
13 5 (3.31%) Fortinet
13 5 (3.31%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.31%) Nokia
13 5 (3.31%) Citrix
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