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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 221 250 238
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1369 1158 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.13% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 2.38% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 903 1056
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 £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
50347 48611 51066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.93% 47.55% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41532 39379 43391
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 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
London +49 533 £50,000 - 47
South East +13 352 £47,500 +5.55% 23
Yorkshire -10 165 £50,000 +11.11% 7
West Midlands +9 95 £42,500 - 10
South West +42 82 £47,500 +11.76% 10
East of England -2 74 £37,500 -9.63% 9
North West +12 51 £40,000 -10.11% 4
East Midlands +4 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North East -7 4 £60,000 +84.61%
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2271 (83.16%) Cisco
2 2017 (73.86%) Firewall
3 1359 (49.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1145 (41.93%) Juniper
5 1020 (37.35%) CCNP
6 985 (36.07%) Network Security
7 896 (32.81%) WAN
8 781 (28.60%) LAN
9 738 (27.02%) Windows
10 736 (26.95%) F5
11 725 (26.55%) Cisco ASA
12 643 (23.54%) VPN
13 605 (22.15%) CCNA
14 540 (19.77%) TCP/IP
15 509 (18.64%) VMware
16 488 (17.87%) MPLS
17 487 (17.83%) BGP
17 487 (17.83%) Linux
18 471 (17.25%) OSPF
19 461 (16.88%) Microsoft
20 436 (15.96%) ITIL
21 418 (15.31%) Finance
22 408 (14.94%) VoIP
23 399 (14.61%) Cisco Nexus
24 397 (14.54%) CCSE
25 382 (13.99%) Wireless
26 362 (13.26%) Blue Coat
27 355 (13.00%) HP
28 341 (12.49%) DNS
29 337 (12.34%) CCIE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 247 (9.04%) MS Exchange
2 100 (3.66%) Lync
3 73 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 51 (1.87%) IIS
5 38 (1.39%) Apache
6 36 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (1.10%) WebSphere
8 29 (1.06%) WebLogic
9 17 (0.62%) IBM Notes
10 15 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 15 (0.55%) Moodle
10 15 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.22%) nginx
15 4 (0.15%) MQSeries
Applications
1 227 (8.31%) MS Excel
2 142 (5.20%) MS Office
3 62 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.15%) MS Project
5 4 (0.15%) SmartSuite
6 2 (0.073%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.073%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (0.26%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.073%) RMDS
5 1 (0.037%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
1 34 (1.24%) Office 365
2 21 (0.77%) IaaS
3 14 (0.51%) PaaS
4 10 (0.37%) SaaS
5 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.073%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2017 (73.86%) Firewall
2 985 (36.07%) Network Security
3 896 (32.81%) WAN
4 781 (28.60%) LAN
5 725 (26.55%) Cisco ASA
6 643 (23.54%) VPN
7 540 (19.77%) TCP/IP
8 488 (17.87%) MPLS
9 487 (17.83%) BGP
10 471 (17.25%) OSPF
11 408 (14.94%) VoIP
12 399 (14.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 382 (13.99%) Wireless
14 341 (12.49%) DNS
15 244 (8.93%) DHCP
16 243 (8.90%) SAN
17 229 (8.39%) EIGRP
18 212 (7.76%) SSL
19 203 (7.43%) Cisco IOS
20 202 (7.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 49 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (1.17%) DB2
3 32 (1.17%) Oracle Database
4 30 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 27 (0.99%) Oracle Exadata
5 27 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 24 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (0.62%) MySQL
8 15 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.11%) Big Data
12 2 (0.073%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.073%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.073%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.073%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.073%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.073%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.073%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (0.37%) Rational Performance Tester
2 5 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.18%) JIRA
3 4 (0.15%) Subversion
3 4 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.037%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.037%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.037%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.037%) Visual Studio
General
1 418 (15.31%) Finance
2 177 (6.48%) Telecoms
3 115 (4.21%) Law
4 91 (3.33%) Banking
5 83 (3.04%) Retail
6 42 (1.54%) Legal
7 25 (0.92%) Marketing
8 24 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 22 (0.81%) Advertising
10 21 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.77%) Games
11 19 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 15 (0.55%) German Language
13 9 (0.33%) French Language
13 9 (0.33%) Back Office
14 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.18%) Electronics
16 2 (0.073%) Publishing
16 2 (0.073%) Local Government
17 1 (0.037%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1062 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 405 (14.83%) Analyst
3 375 (13.73%) Security Engineer
4 299 (10.95%) Consultant
5 262 (9.59%) Network Security Engineer
6 236 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
7 219 (8.02%) Security Analyst
8 214 (7.84%) Network Analyst
9 171 (6.26%) Security Consultant
10 159 (5.82%) Support Engineer
11 155 (5.68%) Architect
12 145 (5.31%) Network Consultant
13 125 (4.58%) Network Security Analyst
14 86 (3.15%) Firewall Engineer
15 84 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
16 83 (3.04%) Senior Analyst
17 81 (2.97%) Cisco Engineer
18 77 (2.82%) Network Security Consultant
19 71 (2.60%) Team Leader
20 69 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (1.28%) Middleware
2 27 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (0.70%) CSS
4 15 (0.55%) Web Services
5 14 (0.51%) LAMP
6 10 (0.37%) SOAP
7 9 (0.33%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.18%) .NET
9 4 (0.15%) J2EE
10 2 (0.073%) COM
10 2 (0.073%) Rendezvous
10 2 (0.073%) CGI
10 2 (0.073%) X-Windows
11 1 (0.037%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.037%) HTML
11 1 (0.037%) SAML
11 1 (0.037%) XMPP
11 1 (0.037%) WCF
11 1 (0.037%) ZK
11 1 (0.037%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 108 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (3.44%) Management Information System
3 71 (2.60%) Clustering
4 47 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 45 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 44 (1.61%) FlexPod
7 34 (1.24%) Replication
8 24 (0.88%) PKI
9 22 (0.81%) SecurID
9 22 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (0.77%) Fat Client
10 21 (0.77%) Thin Client
10 21 (0.77%) Blackberry
11 19 (0.70%) CMDB
12 15 (0.55%) Mathematics
12 15 (0.55%) CESG
12 15 (0.55%) Performance Metrics
13 12 (0.44%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.40%) VLE
15 8 (0.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 738 (27.02%) Windows
2 487 (17.83%) Linux
3 247 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 201 (7.36%) UNIX
5 180 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 129 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 128 (4.69%) Solaris
8 119 (4.36%) Windows 7
9 69 (2.53%) Windows XP
10 63 (2.31%) AIX
11 52 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 48 (1.76%) Windows 8
13 30 (1.10%) SUSE
14 27 (0.99%) OS/400
14 27 (0.99%) HPUX
14 27 (0.99%) zOS
15 16 (0.59%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.51%) Windows 2000
17 9 (0.33%) Debian
18 7 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (15.96%) ITIL
2 319 (11.68%) Load Balancing
3 294 (10.77%) Information Security
4 165 (6.04%) Network Management
5 164 (6.01%) Project Management
6 154 (5.64%) Kalman Filter
7 153 (5.60%) E-Commerce
8 149 (5.46%) Network Design
9 138 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
10 137 (5.02%) Incident Management
11 132 (4.83%) Mentoring
12 119 (4.36%) Change Management
13 111 (4.06%) Change Control
14 110 (4.03%) SIEM
15 108 (3.95%) Business Continuity
16 92 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
17 90 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
18 89 (3.26%) Migration
19 88 (3.22%) Network Architecture
20 86 (3.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 194 (7.10%) SQL
2 73 (2.67%) Perl
3 36 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 30 (1.10%) Tcl
5 24 (0.88%) C
6 19 (0.70%) Java
7 17 (0.62%) Python
8 15 (0.55%) Shell Script
9 14 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.29%) VBScript
10 8 (0.29%) VB
11 5 (0.18%) C#
12 3 (0.11%) PHP
12 3 (0.11%) Ruby
13 2 (0.073%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.037%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.037%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1359 (49.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1020 (37.35%) CCNP
3 605 (22.15%) CCNA
4 397 (14.54%) CCSE
5 337 (12.34%) CCIE
6 293 (10.73%) CCSA
7 238 (8.71%) Security Cleared
8 187 (6.85%) SC Cleared
8 187 (6.85%) Degree
9 167 (6.11%) CISSP
10 159 (5.82%) CCDP
11 121 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 111 (4.06%) CCSP
13 93 (3.41%) MCSE
14 66 (2.42%) Check Point Certification
15 60 (2.20%) JNCIA
16 56 (2.05%) CISM
17 49 (1.79%) JNCIS
18 46 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
19 45 (1.65%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 184 (6.74%) SLA
2 137 (5.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 113 (4.14%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (0.62%) COBIT
6 16 (0.59%) QA
7 15 (0.55%) GPG13
8 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 320 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 301 (11.02%) Active Directory
3 138 (5.05%) Hyper-V
4 60 (2.20%) XenApp
5 57 (2.09%) vSphere
6 47 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.43%) XenServer
8 38 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
9 36 (1.32%) Terminal Services
10 32 (1.17%) Firmware
11 31 (1.14%) ProxySG
12 27 (0.99%) KVM
13 24 (0.88%) Snort
14 18 (0.66%) XenDesktop
15 15 (0.55%) Squid
15 15 (0.55%) ISA Server
16 11 (0.40%) Samba
17 10 (0.37%) UAG
18 8 (0.29%) DFS Replication
19 7 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 62 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 61 (2.23%) CiscoWorks
3 54 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 52 (1.90%) FortiGate
5 51 (1.87%) Backup Exec
6 47 (1.72%) SCCM
7 45 (1.65%) OpenView
8 29 (1.06%) SCOM
8 29 (1.06%) Tivoli
9 27 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
10 25 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
11 21 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
12 18 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
12 18 (0.66%) WSUS
13 14 (0.51%) MOM
14 12 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.40%) Cacti
16 9 (0.33%) SCOrch
16 9 (0.33%) Nagios
17 8 (0.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2271 (83.16%) Cisco
2 1145 (41.93%) Juniper
3 736 (26.95%) F5
4 509 (18.64%) VMware
5 461 (16.88%) Microsoft
6 362 (13.26%) Blue Coat
7 355 (13.00%) HP
8 297 (10.88%) Citrix
9 186 (6.81%) Fortinet
10 178 (6.52%) SolarWinds
11 169 (6.19%) Websense
12 141 (5.16%) Nokia
13 138 (5.05%) Symantec
14 137 (5.02%) McAfee
15 121 (4.43%) Aruba
16 117 (4.28%) NetApp
17 105 (3.84%) Avaya
18 103 (3.77%) Brocade
19 100 (3.66%) Riverbed
20 93 (3.41%) Oracle
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 20% bonus + £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42500 per annum + £3,000 on-call + OT + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago