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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 228 236 234
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1365 1174 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.28% 1.19% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 2.51% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 973 1149
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 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
50578 46711 52772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.39% 47.49% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40548 38758 44613
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 £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 543 £52,500 -4.54% 53
South East -22 296 £47,500 +5.55% 29
Yorkshire +57 224 £40,000 +6.66% 9
West Midlands +8 118 £42,000 -1.17% 10
East of England +9 71 £45,000 +12.50% 7
South West -9 52 £38,000 -5.00% 10
North West -35 50 £48,750 +14.70% 5
East Midlands -27 10 £40,000 +1.91% 2
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1951 (78.13%) Cisco
2 1869 (74.85%) Firewall
3 1155 (46.26%) Cisco Certification
4 985 (39.45%) Juniper
5 868 (34.76%) CCNP
6 867 (34.72%) Network Security
7 857 (34.32%) WAN
8 762 (30.52%) Windows
9 757 (30.32%) LAN
10 692 (27.71%) F5
11 590 (23.63%) VPN
12 550 (22.03%) CCNA
13 544 (21.79%) Cisco ASA
14 528 (21.15%) TCP/IP
15 486 (19.46%) Linux
16 444 (17.78%) VMware
17 440 (17.62%) MPLS
18 421 (16.86%) Finance
18 421 (16.86%) Blue Coat
19 420 (16.82%) ITIL
20 409 (16.38%) Microsoft
21 406 (16.26%) CCSE
22 404 (16.18%) BGP
23 403 (16.14%) OSPF
24 343 (13.74%) Active Directory
25 330 (13.22%) CCSA
26 297 (11.89%) DNS
27 293 (11.73%) Load Balancing
28 288 (11.53%) Windows Server 2008
29 283 (11.33%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 216 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 96 (3.84%) Lync
3 86 (3.44%) SharePoint
4 79 (3.16%) IIS
5 78 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 45 (1.80%) Apache
7 35 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 35 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 28 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
9 19 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 14 (0.56%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 10 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.32%) Moodle
15 8 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.24%) nginx
17 5 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 195 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 112 (4.49%) MS Office
3 57 (2.28%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.20%) FastStats
5 3 (0.12%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.080%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.080%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.080%) RMDS
4 2 (0.080%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.080%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.32%) Office 365
2 24 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 24 (0.96%) PaaS
3 13 (0.52%) SaaS
3 13 (0.52%) IaaS
4 12 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.040%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1869 (74.85%) Firewall
2 867 (34.72%) Network Security
3 857 (34.32%) WAN
4 757 (30.32%) LAN
5 590 (23.63%) VPN
6 544 (21.79%) Cisco ASA
7 528 (21.15%) TCP/IP
8 440 (17.62%) MPLS
9 404 (16.18%) BGP
10 403 (16.14%) OSPF
11 297 (11.89%) DNS
12 283 (11.33%) VoIP
13 262 (10.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 247 (9.89%) SSL
15 231 (9.25%) Internet
16 229 (9.17%) Wireless
17 213 (8.53%) EIGRP
18 198 (7.93%) DHCP
19 185 (7.41%) IPsec
20 174 (6.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (1.04%) MySQL
4 16 (0.64%) DB2
5 14 (0.56%) Oracle Database
6 12 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 12 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 12 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
7 9 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.20%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.12%) Big Data
12 2 (0.080%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.040%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.040%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.040%) KDB
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%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.12%) JIRA
6 1 (0.040%) Redmine
6 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.040%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.040%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.040%) NUnit
General
1 421 (16.86%) Finance
2 207 (8.29%) Telecoms
3 116 (4.65%) Law
4 98 (3.92%) Retail
5 63 (2.52%) Banking
6 38 (1.52%) Legal
7 21 (0.84%) German Language
7 21 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 17 (0.68%) Advertising
9 15 (0.60%) Marketing
9 15 (0.60%) Games
9 15 (0.60%) Investment Banking
10 13 (0.52%) French Language
11 11 (0.44%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.32%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.16%) Publishing
14 2 (0.080%) Back Office
14 2 (0.080%) Automotive
15 1 (0.040%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.040%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 856 (34.28%) Network Engineer
2 421 (16.86%) Security Engineer
3 365 (14.62%) Analyst
4 304 (12.17%) Consultant
5 255 (10.21%) Network Security Engineer
6 202 (8.09%) Network Analyst
7 198 (7.93%) Senior Network Engineer
8 169 (6.77%) Security Consultant
8 169 (6.77%) Security Analyst
9 145 (5.81%) Support Engineer
10 139 (5.57%) Network Consultant
11 120 (4.81%) Architect
12 93 (3.72%) Network Security Analyst
13 91 (3.64%) Team Leader
14 90 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
15 89 (3.56%) Firewall Engineer
16 84 (3.36%) Senior Security Engineer
17 81 (3.24%) Network Support
18 66 (2.64%) Network Security Consultant
19 61 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (1.48%) SOAP
2 24 (0.96%) Middleware
3 17 (0.68%) Web Services
4 16 (0.64%) CSS
5 15 (0.60%) WCF
6 14 (0.56%) XML
7 12 (0.48%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (0.44%) COM
8 11 (0.44%) .NET
9 6 (0.24%) Silverlight
9 6 (0.24%) Reactive Extensions
9 6 (0.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 4 (0.16%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.080%) Rendezvous
12 1 (0.040%) XACML
12 1 (0.040%) SailPoint
12 1 (0.040%) JSON
12 1 (0.040%) XMPP
12 1 (0.040%) WPF
12 1 (0.040%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 127 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 78 (3.12%) Clustering
4 58 (2.32%) SecurID
5 47 (1.88%) Hedge funds
5 47 (1.88%) Firmware
6 36 (1.44%) Video Conferencing
7 25 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 23 (0.92%) Replication
9 22 (0.88%) PKI
10 19 (0.76%) Fat Client
10 19 (0.76%) Statistics
10 19 (0.76%) Thin Client
11 18 (0.72%) Blackberry
11 18 (0.72%) FlexPod
12 17 (0.68%) Visualisation
12 17 (0.68%) CESG
13 12 (0.48%) Smartphone
14 11 (0.44%) Mathematics
15 9 (0.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 762 (30.52%) Windows
2 486 (19.46%) Linux
3 288 (11.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 160 (6.41%) UNIX
6 115 (4.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 114 (4.57%) Solaris
8 100 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (2.32%) Windows 7
10 48 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 37 (1.48%) AIX
12 15 (0.60%) SUSE
13 14 (0.56%) Windows 2000
14 12 (0.48%) zOS
14 12 (0.48%) HPUX
14 12 (0.48%) OS/400
15 11 (0.44%) Debian
16 10 (0.40%) FreeBSD
16 10 (0.40%) Ubuntu
17 9 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (16.82%) ITIL
2 293 (11.73%) Load Balancing
3 256 (10.25%) Information Security
4 175 (7.01%) Network Management
5 173 (6.93%) Project Management
6 165 (6.61%) E-Commerce
7 158 (6.33%) Network Design
7 158 (6.33%) Incident Management
8 140 (5.61%) SIEM
9 137 (5.49%) Change Management
10 120 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (4.77%) Kalman Filter
12 102 (4.08%) Change Control
12 102 (4.08%) Mentoring
12 102 (4.08%) PRINCE2
13 97 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
14 69 (2.76%) Network Monitoring
15 66 (2.64%) Service Delivery
16 63 (2.52%) Service Management
17 62 (2.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 185 (7.41%) SQL
2 65 (2.60%) Perl
3 50 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.12%) C
5 24 (0.96%) Tcl
5 24 (0.96%) Bash Shell
6 20 (0.80%) C#
7 14 (0.56%) Java
8 13 (0.52%) Ruby
9 11 (0.44%) Python
9 11 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 9 (0.36%) VB
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 1155 (46.26%) Cisco Certification
2 868 (34.76%) CCNP
3 550 (22.03%) CCNA
4 406 (16.26%) CCSE
5 330 (13.22%) CCSA
6 222 (8.89%) CCIE
7 186 (7.45%) Security Cleared
8 161 (6.45%) CISSP
9 156 (6.25%) Degree
10 132 (5.29%) SC Cleared
11 129 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 108 (4.33%) CCDP
13 101 (4.04%) MCSE
14 94 (3.76%) CCSP
15 65 (2.60%) JNCIA
16 59 (2.36%) Check Point Certification
17 54 (2.16%) JNCIS
18 53 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 49 (1.96%) MCSA
20 43 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (6.01%) SLA
2 119 (4.77%) PCI DSS
3 96 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 25 (1.00%) QA
6 24 (0.96%) COBIT
7 17 (0.68%) GPG13
8 9 (0.36%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.040%) EMIR
10 1 (0.040%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 343 (13.74%) Active Directory
2 272 (10.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (4.12%) Hyper-V
4 65 (2.60%) XenApp
5 64 (2.56%) vSphere
6 60 (2.40%) ProxySG
7 46 (1.84%) Snort
8 38 (1.52%) VMware ESX
9 34 (1.36%) XenServer
10 32 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (1.20%) XenDesktop
12 22 (0.88%) ISA Server
13 19 (0.76%) Terminal Services
14 18 (0.72%) Nmap
14 18 (0.72%) Squid
14 18 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
15 17 (0.68%) UAG
16 15 (0.60%) DFS Replication
17 12 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
17 12 (0.48%) KVM
Systems Management
1 53 (2.12%) CiscoWorks
2 48 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 45 (1.80%) FortiGate
4 42 (1.68%) SCCM
5 41 (1.64%) Cacti
6 36 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 34 (1.36%) Cisco CUCM
8 31 (1.24%) OpenView
9 30 (1.20%) Nessus
10 22 (0.88%) HP NNM
10 22 (0.88%) MOM
10 22 (0.88%) SCOM
11 21 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
12 20 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
13 18 (0.72%) NetBackup
13 18 (0.72%) Nagios
13 18 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
14 16 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 15 (0.60%) WSUS
16 14 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1951 (78.13%) Cisco
2 985 (39.45%) Juniper
3 692 (27.71%) F5
4 444 (17.78%) VMware
5 421 (16.86%) Blue Coat
6 409 (16.38%) Microsoft
7 279 (11.17%) HP
8 266 (10.65%) Citrix
9 184 (7.37%) Websense
10 164 (6.57%) Nokia
11 163 (6.53%) SolarWinds
12 157 (6.29%) Fortinet
13 128 (5.13%) McAfee
14 105 (4.21%) Red Hat
15 104 (4.16%) NetApp
15 104 (4.16%) Symantec
16 103 (4.12%) Aruba
17 100 (4.00%) Oracle
18 94 (3.76%) Riverbed
19 75 (3.00%) Sourcefire
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package (Flexible Working)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Frome, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Oncall + Good Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Plus 10% bunus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago