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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 214 195 198
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 54 50 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.71% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 1.55% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 39 76
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
3646 3236 4256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.67% 45.97% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2916 2742 3582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Hertfordshire -19 15 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Bedfordshire -6 14 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Suffolk +14 11 £43,750 +16.66% 4
Essex -6 10 £32,500 -21.68%
Cambridgeshire -11 4 £29,000 -30.12% 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 106 (76.26%) Firewall
2 95 (68.35%) WAN
3 92 (66.19%) LAN
3 92 (66.19%) Cisco
4 62 (44.60%) Windows
5 58 (41.73%) VPN
6 54 (38.85%) Linux
7 53 (38.13%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (35.97%) TCP/IP
9 44 (31.65%) VMware
10 43 (30.94%) ITIL
11 42 (30.22%) Microsoft
12 39 (28.06%) MPLS
13 36 (25.90%) Juniper
13 36 (25.90%) Network Security
13 36 (25.90%) F5
14 34 (24.46%) Finance
15 32 (23.02%) CCNP
16 28 (20.14%) CCNA
16 28 (20.14%) SSL
16 28 (20.14%) Retail
17 27 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (18.71%) DNS
18 26 (18.71%) DHCP
19 25 (17.99%) Windows Server 2003
19 25 (17.99%) Change Management
19 25 (17.99%) Wireless
19 25 (17.99%) Windows Server 2008
20 23 (16.55%) HP
20 23 (16.55%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (16.55%) Lync
2 18 (12.95%) IIS
3 11 (7.91%) MS Exchange
4 8 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.88%) Apache
5 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.44%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
3 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) PaaS
2 12 (8.63%) IaaS
3 7 (5.04%) Office 365
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 106 (76.26%) Firewall
2 95 (68.35%) WAN
3 92 (66.19%) LAN
4 58 (41.73%) VPN
5 50 (35.97%) TCP/IP
6 39 (28.06%) MPLS
7 36 (25.90%) Network Security
8 28 (20.14%) SSL
9 26 (18.71%) DNS
9 26 (18.71%) DHCP
10 25 (17.99%) Wireless
11 18 (12.95%) IPsec
12 17 (12.23%) VLAN
12 17 (12.23%) OSPF
12 17 (12.23%) BGP
13 14 (10.07%) BIG-IP
14 13 (9.35%) EIGRP
15 12 (8.63%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (8.63%) VoIP
15 12 (8.63%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (24.46%) Finance
2 28 (20.14%) Retail
3 9 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Games
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 61 (43.88%) Network Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Network Security Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Security Engineer
3 20 (14.39%) Support Engineer
4 19 (13.67%) Architect
5 12 (8.63%) IT Architect
6 10 (7.19%) Consultant
7 9 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (5.76%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.76%) Technical Support
8 8 (5.76%) Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.76%) Network Security Consultant
8 8 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Network Architect
9 7 (5.04%) Network Support
9 7 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.04%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.44%) SOAP
1 2 (1.44%) Web Services
1 2 (1.44%) XML
1 2 (1.44%) WCF
2 1 (0.72%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.72%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (0.72%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (0.72%) WSH
2 1 (0.72%) XMPP
2 1 (0.72%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.63%) PKI
3 12 (8.63%) Visualisation
4 10 (7.19%) Statistics
5 8 (5.76%) SecurID
6 6 (4.32%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.60%) Blackberry
7 5 (3.60%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.44%) Online Games
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 62 (44.60%) Windows
2 54 (38.85%) Linux
3 25 (17.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (17.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (13.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.47%) Windows XP
6 7 (5.04%) UNIX
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.60%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.16%) Solaris
10 2 (1.44%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.44%) CentOS
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.94%) ITIL
2 25 (17.99%) Change Management
3 20 (14.39%) Network Management
4 17 (12.23%) Incident Management
5 16 (11.51%) E-Commerce
5 16 (11.51%) Information Security
6 14 (10.07%) PRINCE2
7 12 (8.63%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (7.91%) Mentoring
8 11 (7.91%) Project Management
8 11 (7.91%) Service Delivery
9 10 (7.19%) Network Design
9 10 (7.19%) Load Balancing
9 10 (7.19%) Coaching
10 8 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (5.04%) Project Planning
12 5 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.60%) People Management
13 4 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (2.88%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.39%) SQL
2 6 (4.32%) C
3 3 (2.16%) Java
4 2 (1.44%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (38.13%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (23.02%) CCNP
3 28 (20.14%) CCNA
4 19 (13.67%) CCSE
5 16 (11.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (10.79%) CCSA
7 14 (10.07%) MCSE
8 13 (9.35%) Degree
9 11 (7.91%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (6.47%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.60%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (3.60%) CCDP
13 4 (2.88%) MCSA
13 4 (2.88%) MCP
13 4 (2.88%) A+ Certification
13 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (2.88%) MOS
14 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
14 3 (2.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.72%) GPG13
System Software
1 27 (19.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (15.83%) Active Directory
3 12 (8.63%) Hyper-V
4 8 (5.76%) Terminal Services
4 8 (5.76%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.60%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.88%) vSphere
7 3 (2.16%) Samba
7 3 (2.16%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.44%) Squid
9 1 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.72%) XenApp
9 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 9 (6.47%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.16%) OpenView
3 3 (2.16%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.16%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.44%) Cacti
5 1 (0.72%) SCCM
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.72%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 92 (66.19%) Cisco
2 44 (31.65%) VMware
3 42 (30.22%) Microsoft
4 36 (25.90%) Juniper
4 36 (25.90%) F5
5 23 (16.55%) HP
6 17 (12.23%) Blue Coat
7 16 (11.51%) ProCurve
8 13 (9.35%) Red Hat
9 12 (8.63%) Oracle
10 11 (7.91%) Crossbeam
11 10 (7.19%) Sourcefire
12 8 (5.76%) Citrix
13 6 (4.32%) Symantec
13 6 (4.32%) Fortinet
13 6 (4.32%) Fujitsu
13 6 (4.32%) Trend Micro
14 5 (3.60%) Aruba
14 5 (3.60%) SolarWinds
15 4 (2.88%) Remedy
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