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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 175 177 235
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +58
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 79 58 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.02% 0.85% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.89% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 41
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £31,700 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £51,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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 3070 4074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 46.98% 45.16% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2911 2457 3464
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -4 39 £40,000 - 2
Essex -19 19 £32,500 -21.68%
Bedfordshire +15 10 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Suffolk +10 9 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 2 £50,000 +20.48% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 107 (72.79%) Cisco
2 99 (67.35%) Firewall
3 82 (55.78%) WAN
4 75 (51.02%) LAN
5 59 (40.14%) VPN
6 53 (36.05%) Network Security
7 50 (34.01%) Windows
7 50 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (31.97%) TCP/IP
8 47 (31.97%) Juniper
9 40 (27.21%) CCNP
10 36 (24.49%) Microsoft
11 31 (21.09%) Wireless
11 31 (21.09%) VMware
12 30 (20.41%) Linux
12 30 (20.41%) F5
13 29 (19.73%) CCSA
14 26 (17.69%) DHCP
14 26 (17.69%) CCSE
15 25 (17.01%) DNS
15 25 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (17.01%) Network Management
16 24 (16.33%) MPLS
17 22 (14.97%) SSL
17 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
17 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
18 21 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
19 20 (13.61%) ITIL
20 19 (12.93%) CCNA
20 19 (12.93%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.44%) Lync
2 8 (5.44%) Apache
2 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.04%) IIS
6 2 (1.36%) JBoss
6 2 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (11.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.84%) MS Office
3 11 (7.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) PaaS
2 2 (1.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (67.35%) Firewall
2 82 (55.78%) WAN
3 75 (51.02%) LAN
4 59 (40.14%) VPN
5 53 (36.05%) Network Security
6 47 (31.97%) TCP/IP
7 31 (21.09%) Wireless
8 26 (17.69%) DHCP
9 25 (17.01%) DNS
10 24 (16.33%) MPLS
11 22 (14.97%) SSL
12 21 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (12.93%) OSPF
13 19 (12.93%) BGP
14 17 (11.56%) VoIP
14 17 (11.56%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (10.88%) IPsec
15 16 (10.88%) VLAN
16 11 (7.48%) SSH
16 11 (7.48%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) MySQL
General
1 16 (10.88%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Retail
3 10 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.04%) Games
6 2 (1.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (49.66%) Network Engineer
2 31 (21.09%) Network Security Engineer
2 31 (21.09%) Security Engineer
3 23 (15.65%) Consultant
4 20 (13.61%) Network Consultant
5 19 (12.93%) Security Consultant
6 18 (12.24%) Support Engineer
7 16 (10.88%) Analyst
8 15 (10.20%) Network Security Consultant
9 11 (7.48%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.12%) Support Analyst
11 8 (5.44%) Technical Support
11 8 (5.44%) Architect
12 7 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) Network Support
12 7 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 6 (4.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
13 6 (4.08%) 3rd Line Technical Support
13 6 (4.08%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.40%) LAMP
2 1 (0.68%) COM
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) PKI
2 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.72%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.36%) FMCG
5 2 (1.36%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.36%) SecurID
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.36%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.68%) Online Games
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.01%) Windows
2 30 (20.41%) Linux
3 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.80%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.80%) UNIX
6 8 (5.44%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.04%) Solaris
9 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
10 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.01%) Network Management
2 20 (13.61%) ITIL
3 14 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 13 (8.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (8.16%) Incident Management
6 11 (7.48%) Change Control
7 9 (6.12%) Project Planning
7 9 (6.12%) Network Design
8 8 (5.44%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.44%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 7 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 7 (4.76%) ERP
10 6 (4.08%) Project Management
10 6 (4.08%) Information Security
10 6 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.08%) Coaching
10 6 (4.08%) Waterfall
11 4 (2.72%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (2.72%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.12%) SQL
2 8 (5.44%) Java
3 6 (4.08%) C
4 2 (1.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (34.01%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (27.21%) CCNP
3 29 (19.73%) CCSA
4 26 (17.69%) CCSE
5 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
5 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
6 19 (12.93%) CCNA
7 13 (8.84%) Degree
8 12 (8.16%) CCDP
9 8 (5.44%) Check Point Certification
10 6 (4.08%) CCIE
11 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (2.72%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.72%) MOS
11 4 (2.72%) ISEB
11 4 (2.72%) MCP
11 4 (2.72%) MCSE
11 4 (2.72%) MCSA
12 3 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.36%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) GPG13
System Software
1 25 (17.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.88%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.44%) Terminal Services
4 6 (4.08%) Terminal Server
4 6 (4.08%) Samba
4 6 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.40%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.68%) Squid
7 1 (0.68%) Xen
7 1 (0.68%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.12%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.08%) WSUS
3 4 (2.72%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.72%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.04%) OpenView
4 3 (2.04%) Cacti
4 3 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.36%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.68%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.68%) SCCM
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 107 (72.79%) Cisco
2 47 (31.97%) Juniper
3 36 (24.49%) Microsoft
4 31 (21.09%) VMware
5 30 (20.41%) F5
6 18 (12.24%) Blue Coat
7 16 (10.88%) Citrix
8 14 (9.52%) Sourcefire
9 11 (7.48%) Crossbeam
10 10 (6.80%) Fortinet
10 10 (6.80%) HP
11 8 (5.44%) Brocade
12 7 (4.76%) SolarWinds
13 6 (4.08%) Trend Micro
13 6 (4.08%) Aruba
13 6 (4.08%) Symantec
14 4 (2.72%) Remedy
14 4 (2.72%) McAfee
14 4 (2.72%) Websense
14 4 (2.72%) Apple
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 8 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £50k+ Package with Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago