The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 217 240 211
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1370 1209 1411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.39% 1.22% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 2.59% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 979 1055
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -0.58%
CheckPoint
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46449 46731 49232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.29% 47.14% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38388 37430 41172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in England

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in England

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in England

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in England

CheckPoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
London +33 587 £55,000 +15.78% 48
South East +12 308 £47,500 +11.76% 30
Yorkshire +12 184 £50,000 +25.00% 15
East of England -12 89 £42,500 - 10
North West +17 70 £42,500 -10.05% 11
South West +19 60 £39,500 -7.05% 10
West Midlands -29 56 £50,000 +20.48% 13
East Midlands +21 14 £65,000 +62.50% 5
North East - 3 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 2400 (85.87%) Cisco
2 1996 (71.41%) Firewall
3 1465 (52.42%) Cisco Certification
4 1169 (41.82%) Juniper
5 1079 (38.60%) CCNP
6 941 (33.67%) Network Security
7 889 (31.81%) WAN
8 887 (31.74%) Cisco ASA
9 777 (27.80%) LAN
10 752 (26.91%) F5
11 673 (24.08%) Windows
12 669 (23.94%) CCNA
13 623 (22.29%) VPN
14 523 (18.71%) BGP
15 522 (18.68%) OSPF
15 522 (18.68%) VMware
16 508 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 504 (18.03%) TCP/IP
18 477 (17.07%) Finance
19 469 (16.78%) Linux
20 459 (16.42%) ITIL
21 457 (16.35%) Wireless
22 453 (16.21%) MPLS
23 443 (15.85%) CCSE
24 438 (15.67%) Cisco Nexus
25 420 (15.03%) Blue Coat
26 391 (13.99%) HP
27 386 (13.81%) CCIE
27 386 (13.81%) DNS
28 354 (12.67%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 254 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 108 (3.86%) Lync
3 76 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 64 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.43%) IIS
6 33 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (1.11%) WebLogic
8 30 (1.07%) WebSphere
9 28 (1.00%) Apache
10 27 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 15 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
12 13 (0.47%) Moodle
12 13 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.43%) IBM Notes
14 10 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.25%) CMS
17 6 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
18 4 (0.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 241 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 153 (5.47%) MS Office
3 63 (2.25%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.14%) SmartSuite
6 3 (0.11%) MS Project
7 2 (0.072%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.14%) RMDS
3 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.072%) SAP CCM
4 2 (0.072%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.072%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.036%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.36%) Office 365
2 26 (0.93%) IaaS
3 25 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.43%) PaaS
5 11 (0.39%) SaaS
6 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1996 (71.41%) Firewall
2 941 (33.67%) Network Security
3 889 (31.81%) WAN
4 887 (31.74%) Cisco ASA
5 777 (27.80%) LAN
6 623 (22.29%) VPN
7 523 (18.71%) BGP
8 522 (18.68%) OSPF
9 504 (18.03%) TCP/IP
10 457 (16.35%) Wireless
11 453 (16.21%) MPLS
12 438 (15.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 386 (13.81%) DNS
14 354 (12.67%) VoIP
15 316 (11.31%) EIGRP
16 289 (10.34%) DHCP
17 259 (9.27%) SAN
18 237 (8.48%) SSL
19 226 (8.09%) Cisco IOS
20 198 (7.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 66 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.22%) Oracle Database
6 31 (1.11%) DB2
7 30 (1.07%) RDBMS
7 30 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
8 16 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (0.39%) MySQL
10 5 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.11%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.072%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.072%) Big Data
12 2 (0.072%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.072%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.036%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.036%) MS Access
13 1 (0.036%) dBASE
13 1 (0.036%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 10 (0.36%) Rational Performance Tester
3 7 (0.25%) JIRA
4 3 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.11%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.072%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.036%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.036%) Subversion
General
1 477 (17.07%) Finance
2 136 (4.87%) Telecoms
3 103 (3.69%) Banking
4 91 (3.26%) Law
5 75 (2.68%) Retail
6 38 (1.36%) Legal
7 27 (0.97%) Marketing
8 26 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 25 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 24 (0.86%) Games
11 23 (0.82%) Advertising
12 17 (0.61%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.50%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.29%) Back Office
15 7 (0.25%) French Language
16 5 (0.18%) German Language
16 5 (0.18%) Electronics
16 5 (0.18%) Local Government
17 2 (0.072%) Billing
17 2 (0.072%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1102 (39.43%) Network Engineer
2 368 (13.17%) Security Engineer
3 338 (12.09%) Consultant
4 321 (11.48%) Analyst
5 239 (8.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 235 (8.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 186 (6.65%) Architect
8 185 (6.62%) Security Consultant
9 160 (5.72%) Network Consultant
10 159 (5.69%) Network Analyst
11 154 (5.51%) Security Analyst
12 140 (5.01%) Support Engineer
13 97 (3.47%) Cisco Engineer
14 95 (3.40%) Firewall Engineer
15 89 (3.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 87 (3.11%) Network Security Analyst
17 85 (3.04%) Network Specialist
18 81 (2.90%) Network Support
19 80 (2.86%) Security Specialist
20 77 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.22%) Middleware
2 30 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
3 21 (0.75%) Web Services
4 18 (0.64%) CSS
5 15 (0.54%) LAMP
6 14 (0.50%) Regular Expression
7 7 (0.25%) SOAP
8 6 (0.21%) RESTful
9 4 (0.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (0.14%) Rendezvous
9 4 (0.14%) HTML
9 4 (0.14%) J2EE
10 3 (0.11%) ODBC
11 2 (0.072%) CGI
11 2 (0.072%) XMPP
11 2 (0.072%) X-Windows
11 2 (0.072%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 1 (0.036%) XACML
12 1 (0.036%) SailPoint
12 1 (0.036%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 120 (4.29%) Management Information System
2 104 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (2.47%) Clustering
4 49 (1.75%) FlexPod
5 45 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 41 (1.47%) Hedge funds
7 35 (1.25%) Blackberry
8 31 (1.11%) Thin Client
8 31 (1.11%) Fat Client
9 26 (0.93%) Replication
10 21 (0.75%) CMDB
11 18 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
12 17 (0.61%) Open Source
12 17 (0.61%) Derivative
13 16 (0.57%) PKI
14 15 (0.54%) CESG
14 15 (0.54%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.50%) SecurID
15 14 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
16 13 (0.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 673 (24.08%) Windows
2 469 (16.78%) Linux
3 237 (8.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 194 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 187 (6.69%) UNIX
6 123 (4.40%) Windows 7
7 105 (3.76%) Solaris
8 104 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 66 (2.36%) Windows XP
10 62 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 53 (1.90%) AIX
12 52 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 31 (1.11%) SUSE
14 30 (1.07%) OS/400
14 30 (1.07%) zOS
14 30 (1.07%) HPUX
15 19 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 16 (0.57%) Windows 2000
17 10 (0.36%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (16.42%) ITIL
2 337 (12.06%) Load Balancing
3 277 (9.91%) Information Security
4 185 (6.62%) Project Management
5 180 (6.44%) Network Monitoring
6 166 (5.94%) Network Design
7 146 (5.22%) Mentoring
8 142 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
9 139 (4.97%) SIEM
10 131 (4.69%) Incident Management
11 130 (4.65%) Network Management
12 122 (4.36%) Service Delivery
13 120 (4.29%) Change Management
14 116 (4.15%) Network Architecture
15 115 (4.11%) E-Commerce
16 113 (4.04%) Business Continuity
17 100 (3.58%) Migration
17 100 (3.58%) Disaster Recovery
18 95 (3.40%) Change Control
19 93 (3.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 194 (6.94%) SQL
2 58 (2.08%) Perl
3 37 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 24 (0.86%) Shell Script
5 20 (0.72%) Python
5 20 (0.72%) C
6 17 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 16 (0.57%) Java
7 16 (0.57%) Tcl
8 4 (0.14%) VBScript
9 3 (0.11%) PHP
10 2 (0.072%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.072%) VB
11 1 (0.036%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.036%) Lisp
11 1 (0.036%) REXX
11 1 (0.036%) JCL
11 1 (0.036%) Ruby
11 1 (0.036%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 1465 (52.42%) Cisco Certification
2 1079 (38.60%) CCNP
3 669 (23.94%) CCNA
4 443 (15.85%) CCSE
5 386 (13.81%) CCIE
6 307 (10.98%) CCSA
7 278 (9.95%) Security Cleared
8 199 (7.12%) SC Cleared
9 187 (6.69%) Degree
10 173 (6.19%) CCDP
11 169 (6.05%) CISSP
12 120 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 88 (3.15%) MCSE
14 86 (3.08%) CCSP
15 63 (2.25%) JNCIP
16 62 (2.22%) JNCIS
16 62 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
17 61 (2.18%) CISM
18 53 (1.90%) CCDA
19 52 (1.86%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (7.01%) SLA
2 136 (4.87%) PCI DSS
3 117 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 41 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 31 (1.11%) GPG13
6 9 (0.32%) COBIT
7 7 (0.25%) QA
8 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 336 (12.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 278 (9.95%) Active Directory
3 149 (5.33%) Hyper-V
4 65 (2.33%) vSphere
5 60 (2.15%) XenApp
6 49 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 37 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 37 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
8 36 (1.29%) XenServer
9 31 (1.11%) KVM
10 29 (1.04%) Squid
11 26 (0.93%) Firmware
12 24 (0.86%) ProxySG
13 20 (0.72%) Snort
14 12 (0.43%) XenDesktop
15 11 (0.39%) UAG
16 10 (0.36%) Samba
17 8 (0.29%) vCloud
18 7 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
19 6 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 87 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 73 (2.61%) CiscoWorks
3 64 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
4 54 (1.93%) Backup Exec
5 52 (1.86%) Cisco Prime
6 49 (1.75%) FortiGate
7 47 (1.68%) OpenView
8 46 (1.65%) SCCM
9 40 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
9 40 (1.43%) Cisco UCCX
10 38 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
11 33 (1.18%) Tivoli
12 28 (1.00%) WSUS
13 25 (0.89%) SCOM
14 18 (0.64%) Nagios
14 18 (0.64%) MOM
14 18 (0.64%) Opsview
15 15 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
16 11 (0.39%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.39%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2400 (85.87%) Cisco
2 1169 (41.82%) Juniper
3 752 (26.91%) F5
4 522 (18.68%) VMware
5 508 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 420 (15.03%) Blue Coat
7 391 (13.99%) HP
8 308 (11.02%) Citrix
9 257 (9.19%) Fortinet
10 216 (7.73%) SolarWinds
11 172 (6.15%) Symantec
12 164 (5.87%) McAfee
13 156 (5.58%) Websense
14 134 (4.79%) Avaya
15 131 (4.69%) Nokia
16 123 (4.40%) Riverbed
17 113 (4.04%) NetApp
18 106 (3.79%) EMC
19 102 (3.65%) Aruba
20 101 (3.61%) Brocade
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
2Source Talent
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £50000 per annum + £6,600 Car allowance + 12% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + on,call, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum Up to £46,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago