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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 220 243 235
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1407 1213 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.20% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.54% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 990 1100
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
50140 47724 51074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.50% 47.05% 47.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40394 39593 43007
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 £41,000 £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 22 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 22 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 +27 578 £52,500 +2.94% 57
South East -33 287 £50,000 +9.89% 38
Yorkshire +51 222 £40,000 -11.11% 13
West Midlands +34 141 £40,000 -5.88% 19
South West +17 70 £40,000 - 22
East of England -13 55 £42,500 +2.40% 10
North West -30 49 £48,750 +10.79% 6
East Midlands -23 8 £40,000 -7.32% 3
North East -18 2 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Midlands +7 1 £62,500 +25.00%
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 2032 (79.72%) Cisco
2 1914 (75.09%) Firewall
3 1181 (46.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1026 (40.25%) Juniper
5 910 (35.70%) CCNP
6 891 (34.95%) Network Security
7 869 (34.09%) WAN
8 766 (30.05%) LAN
9 739 (28.99%) Windows
10 717 (28.13%) F5
11 625 (24.52%) VPN
12 601 (23.58%) Cisco ASA
13 544 (21.34%) TCP/IP
14 515 (20.20%) CCNA
15 503 (19.73%) Linux
16 469 (18.40%) MPLS
17 463 (18.16%) VMware
18 446 (17.50%) OSPF
18 446 (17.50%) BGP
19 424 (16.63%) ITIL
20 408 (16.01%) Finance
21 401 (15.73%) Microsoft
22 381 (14.95%) Blue Coat
23 364 (14.28%) CCSE
24 339 (13.30%) VoIP
25 314 (12.32%) Active Directory
26 312 (12.24%) Load Balancing
27 310 (12.16%) Cisco Nexus
28 307 (12.04%) DNS
29 296 (11.61%) Wireless

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 212 (8.32%) MS Exchange
2 81 (3.18%) Lync
3 74 (2.90%) SharePoint
4 68 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 67 (2.63%) IIS
6 41 (1.61%) Apache
7 33 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (1.29%) WebSphere
8 19 (0.75%) IBM Notes
8 19 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 12 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.35%) Moodle
13 7 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.24%) nginx
15 5 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 196 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 132 (5.18%) MS Office
3 54 (2.12%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) FastStats
5 4 (0.16%) MS Project
6 3 (0.12%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.078%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.16%) RMDS
5 2 (0.078%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.078%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.039%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (0.98%) Office 365
3 21 (0.82%) PaaS
4 17 (0.67%) IaaS
5 10 (0.39%) SaaS
6 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.078%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1914 (75.09%) Firewall
2 891 (34.95%) Network Security
3 869 (34.09%) WAN
4 766 (30.05%) LAN
5 625 (24.52%) VPN
6 601 (23.58%) Cisco ASA
7 544 (21.34%) TCP/IP
8 469 (18.40%) MPLS
9 446 (17.50%) OSPF
9 446 (17.50%) BGP
10 339 (13.30%) VoIP
11 310 (12.16%) Cisco Nexus
12 307 (12.04%) DNS
13 296 (11.61%) Wireless
14 226 (8.87%) SSL
14 226 (8.87%) EIGRP
15 218 (8.55%) Internet
16 202 (7.92%) DHCP
17 190 (7.45%) SAN
18 181 (7.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 31 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (0.86%) MySQL
4 21 (0.82%) Oracle Database
5 20 (0.78%) DB2
6 16 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
6 16 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 16 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 14 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.12%) Big Data
11 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.078%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.078%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.078%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.078%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.078%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.039%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 14 (0.55%) Metasploit
1 14 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.20%) Rational Performance Tester
3 5 (0.20%) JIRA
4 4 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.16%) Subversion
5 1 (0.039%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.039%) Redmine
5 1 (0.039%) Jenkins
General
1 408 (16.01%) Finance
2 202 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 102 (4.00%) Law
4 99 (3.88%) Retail
5 67 (2.63%) Banking
6 38 (1.49%) Legal
7 22 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 21 (0.82%) Investment Banking
8 21 (0.82%) Marketing
9 18 (0.71%) German Language
9 18 (0.71%) Advertising
10 17 (0.67%) Games
11 10 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.35%) French Language
13 8 (0.31%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.16%) Back Office
15 2 (0.078%) Automotive
15 2 (0.078%) Publishing
16 1 (0.039%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.039%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 930 (36.48%) Network Engineer
2 398 (15.61%) Security Engineer
3 389 (15.26%) Analyst
4 279 (10.95%) Consultant
5 257 (10.08%) Network Security Engineer
6 215 (8.43%) Network Analyst
7 202 (7.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 200 (7.85%) Security Analyst
9 156 (6.12%) Support Engineer
10 153 (6.00%) Security Consultant
11 129 (5.06%) Network Consultant
12 127 (4.98%) Architect
13 117 (4.59%) Network Security Analyst
14 92 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
15 88 (3.45%) Firewall Engineer
16 82 (3.22%) Team Leader
17 74 (2.90%) Senior Security Engineer
18 67 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 62 (2.43%) Cisco Engineer
20 61 (2.39%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (1.18%) SOAP
2 28 (1.10%) Middleware
3 18 (0.71%) Web Services
4 17 (0.67%) CSS
5 16 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (0.55%) WCF
6 14 (0.55%) XML
7 11 (0.43%) .NET
8 5 (0.20%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (0.20%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 5 (0.20%) Silverlight
9 4 (0.16%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.16%) Rendezvous
9 4 (0.16%) J2EE
10 3 (0.12%) LAMP
11 2 (0.078%) COM
12 1 (0.039%) HTML
12 1 (0.039%) WSH
12 1 (0.039%) XACML
12 1 (0.039%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 112 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (3.69%) Management Information System
3 75 (2.94%) Clustering
4 51 (2.00%) SecurID
5 41 (1.61%) Hedge funds
6 30 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.14%) Replication
8 27 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
9 25 (0.98%) FlexPod
10 23 (0.90%) PKI
11 19 (0.75%) Blackberry
12 18 (0.71%) Fat Client
12 18 (0.71%) Thin Client
13 16 (0.63%) Statistics
13 16 (0.63%) CESG
14 15 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
15 12 (0.47%) Smartphone
15 12 (0.47%) CMDB
16 11 (0.43%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 739 (28.99%) Windows
2 503 (19.73%) Linux
3 261 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (7.22%) UNIX
5 182 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 124 (4.86%) Solaris
7 110 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 88 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 73 (2.86%) Windows 7
10 57 (2.24%) Windows XP
11 50 (1.96%) AIX
12 19 (0.75%) SUSE
13 16 (0.63%) zOS
13 16 (0.63%) OS/400
13 16 (0.63%) HPUX
14 13 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 12 (0.47%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.35%) Debian
16 9 (0.35%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.31%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (16.63%) ITIL
2 312 (12.24%) Load Balancing
3 262 (10.28%) Information Security
4 163 (6.39%) Project Management
5 162 (6.36%) Network Design
6 161 (6.32%) E-Commerce
7 157 (6.16%) Incident Management
8 156 (6.12%) Network Management
9 135 (5.30%) Change Management
10 122 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
11 121 (4.75%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (4.32%) SIEM
13 104 (4.08%) Change Control
14 101 (3.96%) Capacity Planning
15 99 (3.88%) Mentoring
16 97 (3.81%) PRINCE2
17 85 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
18 77 (3.02%) Business Continuity
18 77 (3.02%) Service Management
19 63 (2.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 180 (7.06%) SQL
2 65 (2.55%) Perl
3 32 (1.26%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.10%) C
4 28 (1.10%) Tcl
5 18 (0.71%) Bash Shell
5 18 (0.71%) C#
5 18 (0.71%) Java
6 15 (0.59%) Python
7 11 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 11 (0.43%) Ruby
8 9 (0.35%) VB
9 5 (0.20%) VBScript
10 2 (0.078%) PHP
10 2 (0.078%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.039%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.039%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 1181 (46.33%) Cisco Certification
2 910 (35.70%) CCNP
3 515 (20.20%) CCNA
4 364 (14.28%) CCSE
5 279 (10.95%) CCSA
6 258 (10.12%) CCIE
7 190 (7.45%) Security Cleared
8 179 (7.02%) Degree
9 150 (5.88%) CISSP
10 138 (5.41%) SC Cleared
11 128 (5.02%) CCDP
12 115 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 111 (4.35%) CCSP
14 87 (3.41%) MCSE
15 63 (2.47%) JNCIA
16 58 (2.28%) JNCIS
17 52 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
18 43 (1.69%) CISM
19 40 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
19 40 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (5.77%) SLA
2 125 (4.90%) PCI DSS
3 109 (4.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 27 (1.06%) QA
6 24 (0.94%) COBIT
7 18 (0.71%) GPG13
8 10 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.039%) EMIR
10 1 (0.039%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 314 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 278 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 107 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 58 (2.28%) vSphere
4 58 (2.28%) XenApp
5 50 (1.96%) ProxySG
6 44 (1.73%) VMware ESX
7 37 (1.45%) XenServer
8 36 (1.41%) Snort
9 34 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 34 (1.33%) Firmware
10 20 (0.78%) Terminal Services
11 19 (0.75%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.75%) Squid
12 16 (0.63%) KVM
12 16 (0.63%) Nmap
13 14 (0.55%) ISA Server
14 12 (0.47%) DFS Replication
15 11 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (0.39%) UAG
Systems Management
1 56 (2.20%) FortiGate
2 53 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
3 46 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 41 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 34 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 33 (1.29%) OpenView
7 30 (1.18%) SCCM
8 22 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
9 19 (0.75%) Cacti
10 18 (0.71%) SCOM
11 17 (0.67%) Nessus
12 16 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
12 16 (0.63%) HP NNM
12 16 (0.63%) Tivoli
13 15 (0.59%) MOM
14 11 (0.43%) NetBackup
14 11 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
15 10 (0.39%) WSUS
15 10 (0.39%) SCOrch
15 10 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2032 (79.72%) Cisco
2 1026 (40.25%) Juniper
3 717 (28.13%) F5
4 463 (18.16%) VMware
5 401 (15.73%) Microsoft
6 381 (14.95%) Blue Coat
7 275 (10.79%) HP
8 271 (10.63%) Citrix
9 169 (6.63%) Websense
10 160 (6.28%) Fortinet
11 147 (5.77%) Nokia
12 141 (5.53%) SolarWinds
13 116 (4.55%) Aruba
14 115 (4.51%) McAfee
15 107 (4.20%) NetApp
16 100 (3.92%) Oracle
17 97 (3.81%) Symantec
18 91 (3.57%) Red Hat
18 91 (3.57%) Riverbed
19 85 (3.33%) Avaya
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £51000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Capita
Salary: Healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £42000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 21 hours ago