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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 185 185 194
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 78 79 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.06% 1.02% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 2.21% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 42
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £27,800 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
3232 3582 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 43.73% 46.03% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2685 2953 2940
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 -2 33 £49,000 -14.78% 6
Bedfordshire +3 24 £52,500 +16.66%
Cambridgeshire +24 9 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Suffolk -10 8 £47,500 +5.55%
Essex 0 4 £75,000 +130.76%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 144 (62.34%) Firewall
2 112 (48.48%) Cisco
3 98 (42.42%) Windows
4 80 (34.63%) Microsoft
5 76 (32.90%) Cisco Certification
6 73 (31.60%) LAN
7 63 (27.27%) WAN
8 61 (26.41%) CCNP
9 60 (25.97%) ITIL
10 58 (25.11%) Data Centre
11 57 (24.68%) F5
12 56 (24.24%) Linux
12 56 (24.24%) TCP/IP
13 55 (23.81%) Juniper
14 46 (19.91%) VMware
14 46 (19.91%) Network Security
15 45 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
16 43 (18.61%) BGP
17 41 (17.75%) OSPF
17 41 (17.75%) CCSA
18 39 (16.88%) MS Excel
19 38 (16.45%) CCDP
19 38 (16.45%) CCSE
20 36 (15.58%) Information Security
21 35 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
21 35 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
22 34 (14.72%) VPN
23 33 (14.29%) SharePoint
23 33 (14.29%) Load Balancing
23 33 (14.29%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 33 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (3.46%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.73%) Apache
7 4 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.30%) Lync
9 2 (0.87%) IIS
10 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.09%) MS Office
3 15 (6.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (7.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.93%) Office 365
2 13 (5.63%) PaaS
2 13 (5.63%) Mimecast
3 5 (2.16%) IaaS
3 5 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.30%) SaaS
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 144 (62.34%) Firewall
2 73 (31.60%) LAN
3 63 (27.27%) WAN
4 56 (24.24%) TCP/IP
5 46 (19.91%) Network Security
6 43 (18.61%) BGP
7 41 (17.75%) OSPF
8 35 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 34 (14.72%) VPN
10 23 (9.96%) Spanning Tree
11 18 (7.79%) Wireshark
12 17 (7.36%) VRRP
12 17 (7.36%) HSRP
13 15 (6.49%) tcpdump
13 15 (6.49%) Wireless
13 15 (6.49%) DNS
14 12 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (4.76%) SAN
15 11 (4.76%) DHCP
15 11 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.87%) dBASE
4 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.43%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 14 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.46%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 25 (10.82%) Finance
2 17 (7.36%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.36%) Retail
3 12 (5.19%) Marketing
4 11 (4.76%) Publishing
5 4 (1.73%) Games
5 4 (1.73%) Advertising
6 3 (1.30%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (19.91%) Network Engineer
2 36 (15.58%) Consultant
3 28 (12.12%) Analyst
3 28 (12.12%) Security Consultant
4 24 (10.39%) Network Consultant
5 21 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 19 (8.23%) Network Security Consultant
6 19 (8.23%) Architect
7 17 (7.36%) Developer
8 16 (6.93%) Support Engineer
9 15 (6.49%) Network Support Engineer
9 15 (6.49%) Network Support
10 12 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.19%) IT Security Engineer
11 11 (4.76%) Security Analyst
12 10 (4.33%) Administrator
12 10 (4.33%) IT Security Analyst
13 9 (3.90%) Senior Network Engineer
13 9 (3.90%) SharePoint Developer
14 8 (3.46%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.82%) .NET
2 12 (5.19%) Web Services
3 11 (4.76%) XML
4 8 (3.46%) WCF
4 8 (3.46%) jQuery
4 8 (3.46%) SOAP
5 4 (1.73%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (1.73%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (1.73%) Silverlight
5 4 (1.73%) Middleware
5 4 (1.73%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.30%) HTML
6 3 (1.30%) CSS
6 3 (1.30%) Ajax
6 3 (1.30%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.30%) JSON
7 1 (0.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.11%) Data Centre
2 35 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (8.66%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.60%) Statistics
6 5 (2.16%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.16%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.73%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.73%) PKI
7 4 (1.73%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.30%) e-Health
8 3 (1.30%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 98 (42.42%) Windows
2 56 (24.24%) Linux
3 14 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.46%) UNIX
6 7 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.03%) Windows XP
6 7 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.73%) Debian
7 4 (1.73%) Solaris
8 3 (1.30%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.97%) ITIL
2 36 (15.58%) Information Security
3 33 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 33 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 32 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (12.12%) Change Management
5 28 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (8.23%) Migration
7 18 (7.79%) Incident Management
8 17 (7.36%) Network Design
8 17 (7.36%) CRM
8 17 (7.36%) Network Management
8 17 (7.36%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (6.49%) Data Modelling
10 14 (6.06%) Project Management
11 13 (5.63%) Security Management
11 13 (5.63%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 13 (5.63%) Data Migration
11 13 (5.63%) Security Architecture
11 13 (5.63%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.12%) SQL
2 20 (8.66%) C#
3 4 (1.73%) Perl
3 4 (1.73%) Python
4 3 (1.30%) VB
4 3 (1.30%) C
4 3 (1.30%) Java
4 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 76 (32.90%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (26.41%) CCNP
3 41 (17.75%) CCSA
4 38 (16.45%) CCSE
4 38 (16.45%) CCDP
5 31 (13.42%) CCNA
6 17 (7.36%) Degree
7 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (6.49%) Check Point Certification
8 14 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.90%) CCDA
10 5 (2.16%) CCIE
10 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.73%) MCITP
11 4 (1.73%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.73%) CISSP
12 3 (1.30%) CCIP
12 3 (1.30%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.87%) MCSE
14 1 (0.43%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.76%) QA
1 11 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 19 (8.23%) vSphere
4 11 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.46%) VirtualBox
5 8 (3.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (6.49%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (4.76%) Nessus
2 11 (4.76%) Nagios
3 10 (4.33%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.30%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.30%) Cacti
5 2 (0.87%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 112 (48.48%) Cisco
2 80 (34.63%) Microsoft
3 57 (24.68%) F5
4 55 (23.81%) Juniper
5 46 (19.91%) VMware
6 28 (12.12%) Blue Coat
7 26 (11.26%) Trend Micro
8 25 (10.82%) HP
9 21 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 18 (7.79%) Websense
10 18 (7.79%) Crossbeam
11 16 (6.93%) IronPort
12 15 (6.49%) Symantec
13 12 (5.19%) Sophos
14 10 (4.33%) McAfee
14 10 (4.33%) Tripwire
15 9 (3.90%) Citrix
16 8 (3.46%) ProCurve
16 8 (3.46%) SolarWinds
17 5 (2.16%) Infoblox
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