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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 223 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1384 1172 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.18% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 2.49% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1135 968 1133
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
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
50816 47012 51875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.64% 47.49% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40789 38941 43691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 2 October 2014.

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 2 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
London +12 553 £52,500 - 44
South East -35 276 £47,500 - 41
Yorkshire +56 237 £40,000 -5.88% 11
West Midlands +34 133 £41,000 -1.79% 11
East of England +5 62 £42,500 +6.25% 5
South West 0 60 £38,750 -6.06% 6
North West -35 53 £50,000 +13.63% 5
East Midlands -22 7 £40,000 -1.23% 1
Midlands +9 1 £62,500 +13.63%
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1970 (78.64%) Cisco
2 1882 (75.13%) Firewall
3 1150 (45.91%) Cisco Certification
4 988 (39.44%) Juniper
5 882 (35.21%) CCNP
6 873 (34.85%) Network Security
7 849 (33.89%) WAN
8 749 (29.90%) Windows
9 742 (29.62%) LAN
10 697 (27.82%) F5
11 595 (23.75%) VPN
12 552 (22.04%) Cisco ASA
13 524 (20.92%) TCP/IP
14 521 (20.80%) CCNA
15 494 (19.72%) Linux
16 452 (18.04%) MPLS
17 448 (17.88%) VMware
18 428 (17.09%) BGP
19 425 (16.97%) OSPF
20 420 (16.77%) ITIL
21 416 (16.61%) Blue Coat
22 414 (16.53%) Finance
23 397 (15.85%) Microsoft
24 393 (15.69%) CCSE
25 324 (12.93%) Active Directory
26 315 (12.57%) CCSA
27 307 (12.26%) Load Balancing
28 302 (12.06%) VoIP
29 292 (11.66%) DNS
30 287 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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
1 204 (8.14%) MS Exchange
2 87 (3.47%) Lync
3 82 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 71 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 70 (2.79%) IIS
6 41 (1.64%) Apache
7 33 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 30 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
10 18 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 15 (0.60%) WebLogic
13 13 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 11 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.36%) Tomcat
17 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
18 7 (0.28%) Moodle
19 6 (0.24%) nginx
20 5 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 186 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 111 (4.43%) MS Office
3 55 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.20%) FastStats
5 3 (0.12%) MS Project
5 3 (0.12%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.080%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.080%) RMDS
4 2 (0.080%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
1 26 (1.04%) Office 365
2 24 (0.96%) PaaS
3 15 (0.60%) IaaS
4 12 (0.48%) SaaS
5 9 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.040%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1882 (75.13%) Firewall
2 873 (34.85%) Network Security
3 849 (33.89%) WAN
4 742 (29.62%) LAN
5 595 (23.75%) VPN
6 552 (22.04%) Cisco ASA
7 524 (20.92%) TCP/IP
8 452 (18.04%) MPLS
9 428 (17.09%) BGP
10 425 (16.97%) OSPF
11 302 (12.06%) VoIP
12 292 (11.66%) DNS
13 287 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 248 (9.90%) Wireless
15 237 (9.46%) SSL
16 224 (8.94%) EIGRP
17 220 (8.78%) Internet
18 190 (7.58%) DHCP
19 187 (7.47%) IPsec
20 178 (7.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (0.88%) MySQL
4 17 (0.68%) DB2
5 15 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 13 (0.52%) Relational Database
6 13 (0.52%) RDBMS
6 13 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
7 12 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.12%) Big Data
12 2 (0.080%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.040%) Cognos Impromptu
13 1 (0.040%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.040%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.040%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (0.64%) Metasploit
2 15 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.16%) Subversion
4 4 (0.16%) JIRA
4 4 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.16%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.080%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.040%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.040%) NUnit
6 1 (0.040%) Redmine
6 1 (0.040%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 414 (16.53%) Finance
2 204 (8.14%) Telecoms
3 110 (4.39%) Law
4 104 (4.15%) Retail
5 64 (2.55%) Banking
6 35 (1.40%) Legal
7 22 (0.88%) German Language
8 19 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 17 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 17 (0.68%) Marketing
10 16 (0.64%) Advertising
11 15 (0.60%) Games
12 13 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 12 (0.48%) French Language
14 8 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.12%) Back Office
16 2 (0.080%) Publishing
17 1 (0.040%) Aerospace
17 1 (0.040%) Automotive
17 1 (0.040%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 872 (34.81%) Network Engineer
2 419 (16.73%) Security Engineer
3 365 (14.57%) Analyst
4 291 (11.62%) Consultant
5 252 (10.06%) Network Security Engineer
6 205 (8.18%) Network Analyst
7 198 (7.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 181 (7.23%) Security Analyst
9 159 (6.35%) Security Consultant
10 142 (5.67%) Support Engineer
11 132 (5.27%) Network Consultant
12 131 (5.23%) Architect
13 103 (4.11%) Network Security Analyst
14 95 (3.79%) Senior Analyst
15 89 (3.55%) Team Leader
16 88 (3.51%) Firewall Engineer
17 86 (3.43%) Senior Security Engineer
18 67 (2.67%) Network Support
19 61 (2.44%) Network Security Consultant
20 57 (2.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (1.36%) SOAP
2 25 (1.00%) Middleware
3 18 (0.72%) Web Services
4 17 (0.68%) CSS
5 15 (0.60%) WCF
6 14 (0.56%) XML
7 13 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (0.44%) .NET
9 6 (0.24%) Silverlight
9 6 (0.24%) Reactive Extensions
9 6 (0.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 5 (0.20%) COM
11 4 (0.16%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.080%) J2EE
12 2 (0.080%) Rendezvous
13 1 (0.040%) WPF
13 1 (0.040%) LAMP
13 1 (0.040%) XMPP
13 1 (0.040%) JSON
13 1 (0.040%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 119 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 79 (3.15%) Clustering
4 56 (2.24%) SecurID
5 48 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 35 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
7 27 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.00%) Replication
9 22 (0.88%) PKI
10 20 (0.80%) FlexPod
11 19 (0.76%) Fat Client
11 19 (0.76%) Thin Client
12 18 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 18 (0.72%) Statistics
13 17 (0.68%) CESG
14 15 (0.60%) Visualisation
15 12 (0.48%) Smartphone
16 11 (0.44%) Mathematics
17 9 (0.36%) CMDB
18 7 (0.28%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 749 (29.90%) Windows
2 494 (19.72%) Linux
3 273 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 181 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 172 (6.87%) UNIX
6 116 (4.63%) Solaris
7 114 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 99 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 62 (2.48%) Windows 7
10 46 (1.84%) Windows XP
11 40 (1.60%) AIX
12 16 (0.64%) SUSE
13 14 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 13 (0.52%) HPUX
14 13 (0.52%) OS/400
14 13 (0.52%) zOS
15 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.40%) FreeBSD
16 9 (0.36%) Debian
16 9 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (16.77%) ITIL
2 307 (12.26%) Load Balancing
3 258 (10.30%) Information Security
4 169 (6.75%) E-Commerce
5 168 (6.71%) Project Management
6 162 (6.47%) Incident Management
7 161 (6.43%) Network Design
8 158 (6.31%) Network Management
9 138 (5.51%) Change Management
10 133 (5.31%) SIEM
11 123 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (4.71%) Kalman Filter
13 102 (4.07%) Mentoring
13 102 (4.07%) PRINCE2
13 102 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
14 100 (3.99%) Change Control
15 73 (2.91%) Network Monitoring
16 65 (2.59%) Business Continuity
17 64 (2.55%) Service Management
18 59 (2.36%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 179 (7.15%) SQL
2 68 (2.71%) Perl
3 48 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.12%) C
5 25 (1.00%) Tcl
6 20 (0.80%) Bash Shell
6 20 (0.80%) C#
7 16 (0.64%) Java
8 13 (0.52%) Ruby
8 13 (0.52%) Python
9 9 (0.36%) VB
10 8 (0.32%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.24%) VBScript
12 3 (0.12%) PHP
13 1 (0.040%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.040%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.040%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1150 (45.91%) Cisco Certification
2 882 (35.21%) CCNP
3 521 (20.80%) CCNA
4 393 (15.69%) CCSE
5 315 (12.57%) CCSA
6 230 (9.18%) CCIE
7 184 (7.35%) Security Cleared
8 170 (6.79%) Degree
9 162 (6.47%) CISSP
10 133 (5.31%) SC Cleared
11 122 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 116 (4.63%) CCDP
13 102 (4.07%) CCSP
14 95 (3.79%) MCSE
15 66 (2.63%) JNCIA
16 58 (2.32%) JNCIS
17 53 (2.12%) Check Point Certification
18 47 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 46 (1.84%) MCSA
20 43 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 139 (5.55%) SLA
2 121 (4.83%) PCI DSS
3 97 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (1.08%) QA
6 24 (0.96%) COBIT
7 17 (0.68%) GPG13
8 9 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.040%) EMIR
10 1 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 324 (12.93%) Active Directory
2 273 (10.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 61 (2.44%) ProxySG
5 58 (2.32%) vSphere
5 58 (2.32%) XenApp
6 45 (1.80%) Snort
7 41 (1.64%) Firmware
8 39 (1.56%) VMware ESX
9 33 (1.32%) XenServer
10 32 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
11 23 (0.92%) XenDesktop
12 20 (0.80%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.72%) Nmap
13 18 (0.72%) Squid
14 17 (0.68%) ISA Server
15 14 (0.56%) DFS Replication
16 13 (0.52%) KVM
17 12 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
18 11 (0.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 45 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
1 45 (1.80%) FortiGate
2 43 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 40 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 36 (1.44%) SCCM
4 36 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
5 29 (1.16%) OpenView
6 28 (1.12%) Cacti
6 28 (1.12%) Nessus
7 20 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
7 20 (0.80%) SCOM
8 19 (0.76%) HP NNM
9 18 (0.72%) MOM
10 17 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
11 16 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (0.60%) NetBackup
13 14 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 13 (0.52%) Nagios
14 13 (0.52%) Tivoli
15 12 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1970 (78.64%) Cisco
2 988 (39.44%) Juniper
3 697 (27.82%) F5
4 448 (17.88%) VMware
5 416 (16.61%) Blue Coat
6 397 (15.85%) Microsoft
7 275 (10.98%) HP
8 263 (10.50%) Citrix
9 184 (7.35%) Websense
10 153 (6.11%) Fortinet
11 150 (5.99%) Nokia
12 149 (5.95%) SolarWinds
13 119 (4.75%) McAfee
14 111 (4.43%) Aruba
15 102 (4.07%) Red Hat
16 100 (3.99%) NetApp
16 100 (3.99%) Oracle
17 95 (3.79%) Symantec
18 92 (3.67%) Riverbed
19 72 (2.87%) Sourcefire
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum P&L Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + 20% BONUS + BENS
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + commission
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £52,000 to £62,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday