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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 237 249 237
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1281 1260 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.18% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.52% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1037 999
Average salary £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
46590 50010 46797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.57% 46.68% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 38527 40048 38745
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +26 514 £55,000 +4.76% 61
South East -7 292 £48,045 +6.76% 27
Yorkshire -25 143 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +20 137 £51,500 +14.44% 10
East of England 0 80 £47,500 +5.55% 7
North West +8 45 £44,750 -5.78% 7
South West -11 45 £37,500 -7.97% 7
East Midlands +18 29 £38,082 -10.39% 4
North East - 2 - -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2223 (82.39%) Cisco
2 2051 (76.02%) Firewall
3 1436 (53.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1010 (37.44%) Juniper
5 961 (35.62%) CCNP
6 906 (33.58%) F5
7 899 (33.32%) LAN
8 890 (32.99%) WAN
9 803 (29.76%) Cisco ASA
10 773 (28.65%) Network Security
11 638 (23.65%) CCNA
12 569 (21.09%) VPN
13 554 (20.53%) Data Centre
14 552 (20.46%) Windows
15 489 (18.12%) Finance
16 471 (17.46%) BGP
17 462 (17.12%) CCSE
18 452 (16.75%) TCP/IP
19 446 (16.53%) HP
20 442 (16.38%) CCSA
21 436 (16.16%) Wireless
22 430 (15.94%) OSPF
23 419 (15.53%) Cisco Nexus
24 409 (15.16%) ITIL
25 403 (14.94%) VMware
26 392 (14.53%) Load Balancing
27 387 (14.34%) MPLS
28 386 (14.31%) Microsoft
29 382 (14.16%) CCIE
30 368 (13.64%) Linux

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 160 (5.93%) MS Exchange
2 72 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 67 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (1.70%) Lync
5 34 (1.26%) IIS
6 30 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 24 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 23 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (0.85%) Apache
12 10 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
15 5 (0.19%) Confluence
16 3 (0.11%) CMS
16 3 (0.11%) JBoss
16 3 (0.11%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 155 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 97 (3.60%) MS Office
3 57 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.63%) MS Project
5 9 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Summit
5 2 (0.074%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.074%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.074%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.074%) Line 500
6 1 (0.037%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.15%) Office 365
2 26 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 26 (0.96%) IaaS
3 24 (0.89%) IBM PureFlex
3 24 (0.89%) PaaS
4 22 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.78%) Mimecast
6 14 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (0.48%) SaaS
8 3 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.074%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.037%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.037%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2051 (76.02%) Firewall
2 899 (33.32%) LAN
3 890 (32.99%) WAN
4 803 (29.76%) Cisco ASA
5 773 (28.65%) Network Security
6 569 (21.09%) VPN
7 471 (17.46%) BGP
8 452 (16.75%) TCP/IP
9 436 (16.16%) Wireless
10 430 (15.94%) OSPF
11 419 (15.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 387 (14.34%) MPLS
13 353 (13.08%) DNS
14 270 (10.01%) VoIP
15 234 (8.67%) EIGRP
16 206 (7.64%) SSL
17 198 (7.34%) DHCP
18 185 (6.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 184 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
20 182 (6.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (1.26%) Oracle Database
3 29 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (0.96%) DB2
5 24 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 24 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
5 24 (0.89%) Relational Database
6 18 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.30%) Big Data
9 6 (0.22%) MySQL
9 6 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.22%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.11%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.11%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.074%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (0.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (0.30%) JIRA
4 7 (0.26%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.22%) Rational Performance Tester
6 5 (0.19%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.11%) Subversion
7 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.037%) GCC
8 1 (0.037%) ERwin
8 1 (0.037%) MSI
General
1 489 (18.12%) Finance
2 233 (8.64%) Telecoms
3 172 (6.38%) Banking
4 94 (3.48%) Retail
5 53 (1.96%) Marketing
6 38 (1.41%) Law
7 34 (1.26%) Legal
8 31 (1.15%) Multimedia
8 31 (1.15%) Advertising
9 30 (1.11%) Games
10 27 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 20 (0.74%) Investment Banking
12 19 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.48%) Electronics
14 12 (0.44%) Publishing
15 8 (0.30%) French Language
16 7 (0.26%) German Language
16 7 (0.26%) Local Government
17 6 (0.22%) Back Office
18 4 (0.15%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 1066 (39.51%) Network Engineer
2 316 (11.71%) Security Engineer
3 307 (11.38%) Consultant
4 290 (10.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 270 (10.01%) Analyst
6 254 (9.41%) Architect
7 201 (7.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 157 (5.82%) Security Consultant
9 152 (5.63%) Network Architect
10 146 (5.41%) Network Analyst
10 146 (5.41%) Network Consultant
11 125 (4.63%) Network Support
12 107 (3.97%) Support Engineer
13 104 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
14 96 (3.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 83 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
16 80 (2.97%) Security Analyst
16 80 (2.97%) Network Support Engineer
17 76 (2.82%) Administrator
18 71 (2.63%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 38 (1.41%) Middleware
3 35 (1.30%) .NET
4 32 (1.19%) CSS
5 31 (1.15%) Web Services
6 24 (0.89%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (0.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 18 (0.67%) XML
8 12 (0.44%) RESTful
9 11 (0.41%) XMPP
10 10 (0.37%) HTML
11 9 (0.33%) SOAP
11 9 (0.33%) Regular Expression
12 8 (0.30%) jQuery
12 8 (0.30%) WCF
13 6 (0.22%) ASP.NET
13 6 (0.22%) ODBC
14 5 (0.19%) J2EE
14 5 (0.19%) JSP
15 4 (0.15%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 554 (20.53%) Data Centre
2 220 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (2.71%) Management Information System
4 56 (2.08%) Online Banking
5 52 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 43 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 41 (1.52%) Hedge funds
8 38 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 34 (1.26%) Blackberry
10 33 (1.22%) PKI
11 29 (1.07%) FlexPod
12 28 (1.04%) Clustering
13 27 (1.00%) Thin Client
13 27 (1.00%) Fat Client
14 26 (0.96%) Statistics
15 24 (0.89%) IVR
16 19 (0.70%) PMI
16 19 (0.70%) e-Health
16 19 (0.70%) HP StoreVirtual
17 13 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 552 (20.46%) Windows
2 368 (13.64%) Linux
3 170 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 169 (6.26%) UNIX
5 141 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 85 (3.15%) Solaris
9 41 (1.52%) Windows XP
9 41 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 30 (1.11%) SUSE
11 28 (1.04%) HPUX
12 27 (1.00%) AIX
13 24 (0.89%) OS/400
13 24 (0.89%) Windows 2000
13 24 (0.89%) zOS
14 20 (0.74%) CentOS
15 17 (0.63%) Windows Vista
16 13 (0.48%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (15.16%) ITIL
2 392 (14.53%) Load Balancing
3 261 (9.67%) Network Design
4 210 (7.78%) Information Security
5 179 (6.63%) Mentoring
6 147 (5.45%) Project Management
7 137 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 136 (5.04%) SIEM
9 127 (4.71%) Change Management
10 113 (4.19%) Network Management
11 111 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
12 108 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
13 105 (3.89%) Disaster Recovery
14 98 (3.63%) Incident Management
14 98 (3.63%) Capacity Planning
15 78 (2.89%) Migration
16 77 (2.85%) Change Control
16 77 (2.85%) Kalman Filter
17 75 (2.78%) E-Commerce
18 64 (2.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 138 (5.11%) SQL
2 50 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 49 (1.82%) Perl
4 45 (1.67%) Python
5 31 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 23 (0.85%) C#
7 16 (0.59%) Ruby
8 15 (0.56%) PHP
9 14 (0.52%) C
10 13 (0.48%) Java
11 8 (0.30%) VB
12 7 (0.26%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.19%) Tcl
13 5 (0.19%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.19%) C++
14 3 (0.11%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.11%) VBScript
15 2 (0.074%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.037%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1436 (53.22%) Cisco Certification
2 961 (35.62%) CCNP
3 638 (23.65%) CCNA
4 462 (17.12%) CCSE
5 442 (16.38%) CCSA
6 382 (14.16%) CCIE
7 259 (9.60%) Security Cleared
8 184 (6.82%) SC Cleared
9 153 (5.67%) Degree
10 138 (5.11%) CCDP
11 107 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 106 (3.93%) CISSP
13 100 (3.71%) Check Point Certification
14 84 (3.11%) MCSE
14 84 (3.11%) HP ASE
15 78 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
16 62 (2.30%) CCSP
17 58 (2.15%) JNCIP
18 50 (1.85%) JNCIS
19 44 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (6.60%) SLA
2 91 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 83 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.78%) COBIT
5 14 (0.52%) QA
6 13 (0.48%) GPG13
7 10 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.15%) BS25999
9 3 (0.11%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.074%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 289 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 238 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 94 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 86 (3.19%) vSphere
5 57 (2.11%) XenApp
6 35 (1.30%) ProxySG
7 30 (1.11%) Terminal Services
8 28 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 25 (0.93%) KVM
10 23 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
11 22 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (0.82%) Snort
12 14 (0.52%) ISA Server
12 14 (0.52%) vCloud
13 12 (0.44%) XenDesktop
14 8 (0.30%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.30%) Firmware
15 6 (0.22%) Squid
16 5 (0.19%) Xen
16 5 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 88 (3.26%) FortiGate
2 71 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 62 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
4 41 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 35 (1.30%) Backup Exec
5 35 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 35 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
6 28 (1.04%) SCCM
7 25 (0.93%) CiscoWorks
7 25 (0.93%) CA Spectrum
8 24 (0.89%) Tivoli
9 23 (0.85%) Nagios
10 22 (0.82%) Nessus
11 21 (0.78%) Puppet
12 20 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
13 18 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
14 15 (0.56%) SCOM
15 14 (0.52%) OpenView
16 13 (0.48%) Cacti
17 12 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2223 (82.39%) Cisco
2 1010 (37.44%) Juniper
3 906 (33.58%) F5
4 446 (16.53%) HP
5 403 (14.94%) VMware
6 386 (14.31%) Microsoft
7 354 (13.12%) Blue Coat
8 304 (11.27%) Fortinet
9 224 (8.30%) Citrix
10 170 (6.30%) McAfee
11 126 (4.67%) SolarWinds
12 113 (4.19%) Riverbed
13 104 (3.85%) Nokia
14 103 (3.82%) Symantec
15 95 (3.52%) Brocade
15 95 (3.52%) Avaya
16 88 (3.26%) Red Hat
16 88 (3.26%) NetApp
17 87 (3.22%) ProCurve
18 85 (3.15%) SonicWALL
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Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Harris Global
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive with benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Earth Stream Global
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Roc Search Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago