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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 219 255 223
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -32
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1330 1080 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.35% 1.12% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 2.35% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 838 1007
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,525 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -5.55%
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
46979 46017 49233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.76% 47.59% 47.14%
Number of salaries quoted 39039 37039 41575
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 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +62 535 £50,000 +5.26% 62
South East +7 340 £47,500 +5.55% 37
Yorkshire -9 168 £50,000 +25.00% 18
East of England +4 80 £40,000 - 6
North West +27 62 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West +16 62 £37,500 -6.25% 5
West Midlands -15 61 £45,000 +12.50% 7
East Midlands +7 13 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North East - 2 £52,500 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2335 (84.42%) Cisco
2 2022 (73.10%) Firewall
3 1437 (51.95%) Cisco Certification
4 1177 (42.55%) Juniper
5 1076 (38.90%) CCNP
6 990 (35.79%) Network Security
7 892 (32.25%) WAN
8 810 (29.28%) Cisco ASA
9 780 (28.20%) LAN
10 751 (27.15%) F5
11 685 (24.77%) Windows
12 648 (23.43%) CCNA
13 635 (22.96%) VPN
14 521 (18.84%) BGP
15 520 (18.80%) OSPF
16 517 (18.69%) TCP/IP
17 510 (18.44%) VMware
18 480 (17.35%) Microsoft
19 475 (17.17%) Linux
20 472 (17.06%) MPLS
21 446 (16.12%) ITIL
22 435 (15.73%) Finance
23 428 (15.47%) Cisco Nexus
24 410 (14.82%) Wireless
25 404 (14.61%) CCSE
26 400 (14.46%) Blue Coat
27 379 (13.70%) VoIP
28 370 (13.38%) DNS
29 368 (13.30%) CCIE
30 367 (13.27%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 243 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 109 (3.94%) Lync
3 76 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 60 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 40 (1.45%) IIS
6 32 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 32 (1.16%) Apache
6 32 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 16 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (0.54%) Moodle
9 15 (0.54%) IBM Notes
10 14 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.36%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.18%) CMS
16 4 (0.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 237 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 147 (5.31%) MS Office
3 68 (2.46%) 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 7 (0.25%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.14%) RMDS
4 2 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.036%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.036%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.45%) Office 365
2 30 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (0.80%) IaaS
4 11 (0.40%) PaaS
5 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.33%) SaaS
7 4 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2022 (73.10%) Firewall
2 990 (35.79%) Network Security
3 892 (32.25%) WAN
4 810 (29.28%) Cisco ASA
5 780 (28.20%) LAN
6 635 (22.96%) VPN
7 521 (18.84%) BGP
8 520 (18.80%) OSPF
9 517 (18.69%) TCP/IP
10 472 (17.06%) MPLS
11 428 (15.47%) Cisco Nexus
12 410 (14.82%) Wireless
13 379 (13.70%) VoIP
14 370 (13.38%) DNS
15 276 (9.98%) DHCP
15 276 (9.98%) EIGRP
16 242 (8.75%) SAN
17 215 (7.77%) SSL
18 212 (7.66%) Cisco IOS
19 173 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (6.44%) SQL Server
2 52 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 34 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 32 (1.16%) DB2
5 31 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 30 (1.08%) RDBMS
7 13 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (0.40%) MySQL
9 4 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.11%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.072%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.072%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.072%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.036%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.036%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.036%) Big Data
12 1 (0.036%) MS Access
12 1 (0.036%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (0.36%) Rational Performance Tester
2 9 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (0.22%) JIRA
4 2 (0.072%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.072%) Subversion
4 2 (0.072%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.072%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.036%) Jenkins
General
1 435 (15.73%) Finance
2 162 (5.86%) Telecoms
3 101 (3.65%) Law
4 97 (3.51%) Banking
5 81 (2.93%) Retail
6 42 (1.52%) Legal
7 27 (0.98%) Investment Banking
8 26 (0.94%) Games
8 26 (0.94%) Marketing
9 24 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 20 (0.72%) Advertising
11 17 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.36%) German Language
13 9 (0.33%) French Language
13 9 (0.33%) Back Office
14 7 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.18%) Local Government
15 5 (0.18%) Electronics
16 1 (0.036%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.036%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1107 (40.02%) Network Engineer
2 370 (13.38%) Security Engineer
3 351 (12.69%) Analyst
4 321 (11.61%) Consultant
5 260 (9.40%) Network Security Engineer
6 229 (8.28%) Senior Network Engineer
7 183 (6.62%) Security Analyst
8 175 (6.33%) Network Analyst
9 172 (6.22%) Security Consultant
10 165 (5.97%) Architect
11 161 (5.82%) Network Consultant
12 157 (5.68%) Support Engineer
13 102 (3.69%) Network Security Analyst
14 100 (3.62%) Firewall Engineer
15 89 (3.22%) Cisco Engineer
16 81 (2.93%) Network Support
16 81 (2.93%) 3rd Line Support
17 78 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 76 (2.75%) Network Security Consultant
19 73 (2.64%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (1.30%) Middleware
2 30 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 20 (0.72%) CSS
4 19 (0.69%) Web Services
5 15 (0.54%) LAMP
6 12 (0.43%) Regular Expression
7 7 (0.25%) SOAP
8 4 (0.14%) J2EE
8 4 (0.14%) Rendezvous
9 3 (0.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.072%) CGI
10 2 (0.072%) X-Windows
11 1 (0.036%) XMPP
11 1 (0.036%) ZK
11 1 (0.036%) SAML
11 1 (0.036%) COM
11 1 (0.036%) HTML
11 1 (0.036%) .NET
11 1 (0.036%) ODBC
11 1 (0.036%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 118 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 68 (2.46%) Clustering
4 49 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 48 (1.74%) FlexPod
6 47 (1.70%) Hedge funds
7 29 (1.05%) Replication
8 26 (0.94%) Thin Client
8 26 (0.94%) Fat Client
9 22 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
10 19 (0.69%) PKI
11 18 (0.65%) CMDB
11 18 (0.65%) Blackberry
12 17 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.54%) SecurID
13 15 (0.54%) Derivative
13 15 (0.54%) Performance Metrics
14 14 (0.51%) Mathematics
14 14 (0.51%) CESG
15 13 (0.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 685 (24.77%) Windows
2 475 (17.17%) Linux
3 225 (8.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 198 (7.16%) UNIX
5 165 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 122 (4.41%) Solaris
7 118 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 113 (4.09%) Windows 7
9 65 (2.35%) Windows XP
10 56 (2.02%) AIX
11 55 (1.99%) Windows 8
12 47 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (1.16%) SUSE
14 30 (1.08%) OS/400
14 30 (1.08%) zOS
14 30 (1.08%) HPUX
15 18 (0.65%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.51%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.29%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (16.12%) ITIL
2 329 (11.89%) Load Balancing
3 294 (10.63%) Information Security
4 166 (6.00%) Project Management
5 161 (5.82%) Network Monitoring
6 155 (5.60%) Kalman Filter
7 148 (5.35%) Network Management
8 146 (5.28%) Mentoring
9 143 (5.17%) Network Design
10 137 (4.95%) Incident Management
11 132 (4.77%) E-Commerce
12 121 (4.37%) Change Management
12 121 (4.37%) SIEM
13 109 (3.94%) Change Control
14 105 (3.80%) Network Architecture
14 105 (3.80%) Business Continuity
15 92 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 89 (3.22%) PRINCE2
16 89 (3.22%) Agile Software Development
17 86 (3.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 181 (6.54%) SQL
2 76 (2.75%) Perl
3 38 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 30 (1.08%) Tcl
5 23 (0.83%) C
6 21 (0.76%) Python
7 20 (0.72%) Shell Script
8 18 (0.65%) Java
9 16 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (0.18%) PHP
11 3 (0.11%) VBScript
12 2 (0.072%) VB
12 2 (0.072%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.072%) Ruby
13 1 (0.036%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.036%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.036%) JCL
13 1 (0.036%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.036%) REXX
13 1 (0.036%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1437 (51.95%) Cisco Certification
2 1076 (38.90%) CCNP
3 648 (23.43%) CCNA
4 404 (14.61%) CCSE
5 368 (13.30%) CCIE
6 304 (10.99%) CCSA
7 259 (9.36%) Security Cleared
8 195 (7.05%) SC Cleared
9 187 (6.76%) Degree
10 175 (6.33%) CISSP
11 171 (6.18%) CCDP
12 116 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 100 (3.62%) CCSP
14 88 (3.18%) MCSE
15 64 (2.31%) Check Point Certification
16 59 (2.13%) CISM
17 55 (1.99%) JNCIA
18 51 (1.84%) CCDA
19 50 (1.81%) JNCIS
20 49 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.65%) SLA
2 130 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 122 (4.41%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (0.72%) GPG13
6 13 (0.47%) QA
7 11 (0.40%) COBIT
8 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 323 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 288 (10.41%) Active Directory
3 147 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 61 (2.21%) vSphere
5 59 (2.13%) XenApp
6 49 (1.77%) VMware ESX
7 38 (1.37%) XenServer
7 38 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (1.27%) Terminal Services
9 30 (1.08%) Firmware
9 30 (1.08%) KVM
10 25 (0.90%) ProxySG
11 22 (0.80%) Snort
12 20 (0.72%) Squid
13 18 (0.65%) XenDesktop
14 11 (0.40%) UAG
15 10 (0.36%) Samba
16 7 (0.25%) vCloud
16 7 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
17 6 (0.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 83 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 69 (2.49%) CiscoWorks
3 60 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 55 (1.99%) Backup Exec
5 46 (1.66%) OpenView
5 46 (1.66%) SCCM
6 44 (1.59%) FortiGate
7 38 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
8 33 (1.19%) Tivoli
9 32 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
10 30 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
11 28 (1.01%) SCOM
11 28 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
12 22 (0.80%) WSUS
13 15 (0.54%) MOM
14 13 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (0.47%) Opsview
15 12 (0.43%) Nagios
16 11 (0.40%) NetBackup
17 10 (0.36%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2335 (84.42%) Cisco
2 1177 (42.55%) Juniper
3 751 (27.15%) F5
4 510 (18.44%) VMware
5 480 (17.35%) Microsoft
6 400 (14.46%) Blue Coat
7 367 (13.27%) HP
8 295 (10.67%) Citrix
9 218 (7.88%) Fortinet
10 200 (7.23%) SolarWinds
11 170 (6.15%) Websense
12 169 (6.11%) Symantec
12 169 (6.11%) McAfee
13 137 (4.95%) Nokia
14 125 (4.52%) Avaya
15 115 (4.16%) NetApp
16 109 (3.94%) Brocade
17 108 (3.90%) Riverbed
17 108 (3.90%) Aruba
18 95 (3.43%) EMC
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Gold Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or All, Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + ex bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £28000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV=
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + car + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday