The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 262 217 247
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1171 1310 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.29% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 2.70% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1038 1075
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51247 48491 53217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.08% 47.80% 47.98%
Number of salaries quoted 41506 40093 45288
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
UK

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -75 423 £52,500 - 50
South East -14 318 £42,500 -5.55% 29
Yorkshire +25 173 £42,500 +6.25% 20
West Midlands +25 96 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East of England -2 83 £45,000 +9.09% 12
North West -27 32 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South West -44 26 £35,000 -15.66% 10
East Midlands -37 13 £45,250 +20.66% 2
Midlands +7 1 £55,500 +0.90%
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 1877 (78.87%) Cisco
2 1761 (73.99%) Firewall
3 1118 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
4 841 (35.34%) WAN
5 818 (34.37%) Juniper
6 802 (33.70%) Network Security
7 784 (32.94%) CCNP
8 760 (31.93%) LAN
9 745 (31.30%) Windows
10 625 (26.26%) F5
11 573 (24.08%) CCNA
12 555 (23.32%) VPN
13 540 (22.69%) Cisco ASA
14 501 (21.05%) TCP/IP
15 452 (18.99%) VMware
16 440 (18.49%) Microsoft
17 422 (17.73%) MPLS
18 421 (17.69%) Linux
19 417 (17.52%) Finance
20 409 (17.18%) CCSE
21 406 (17.06%) Blue Coat
22 391 (16.43%) ITIL
23 371 (15.59%) BGP
24 357 (15.00%) OSPF
25 336 (14.12%) Active Directory
26 317 (13.32%) CCSA
27 315 (13.24%) DNS
28 301 (12.65%) HP
28 301 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
29 285 (11.97%) SSL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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
1 218 (9.16%) MS Exchange
2 111 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 96 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 96 (4.03%) IIS
4 87 (3.66%) Lync
5 46 (1.93%) Apache
6 42 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 40 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 30 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 21 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
10 18 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 12 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 11 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.34%) IBM Notes
16 7 (0.29%) WebLogic
17 6 (0.25%) nginx
18 5 (0.21%) Moodle
18 5 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 216 (9.08%) MS Excel
2 94 (3.95%) MS Office
3 31 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.25%) FastStats
5 4 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.38%) RMDS
4 2 (0.084%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.084%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.05%) Office 365
2 24 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
3 22 (0.92%) SaaS
3 22 (0.92%) PaaS
4 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.042%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1761 (73.99%) Firewall
2 841 (35.34%) WAN
3 802 (33.70%) Network Security
4 760 (31.93%) LAN
5 555 (23.32%) VPN
6 540 (22.69%) Cisco ASA
7 501 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 422 (17.73%) MPLS
9 371 (15.59%) BGP
10 357 (15.00%) OSPF
11 315 (13.24%) DNS
12 285 (11.97%) SSL
13 220 (9.24%) VoIP
14 219 (9.20%) Internet
15 214 (8.99%) Wireless
16 209 (8.78%) DHCP
17 205 (8.61%) Cisco Nexus
18 200 (8.40%) IPsec
19 199 (8.36%) EIGRP
20 184 (7.73%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 31 (1.30%) MySQL
3 27 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (0.46%) DB2
7 8 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.29%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.29%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (0.29%) RDBMS
9 6 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.21%) Cognos Impromptu
11 4 (0.17%) Big Data
12 2 (0.084%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.084%) OLAP
12 2 (0.084%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.084%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (0.67%) Metasploit
2 15 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.17%) Subversion
3 4 (0.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.084%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.042%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.042%) Redmine
5 1 (0.042%) JIRA
5 1 (0.042%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.042%) NUnit
General
1 417 (17.52%) Finance
2 194 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 104 (4.37%) Law
4 83 (3.49%) Retail
5 55 (2.31%) Banking
6 34 (1.43%) Legal
7 21 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 17 (0.71%) German Language
9 16 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.55%) Advertising
10 13 (0.55%) Publishing
11 12 (0.50%) French Language
12 9 (0.38%) Marketing
12 9 (0.38%) Games
13 8 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.25%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.084%) Automotive
15 2 (0.084%) Electronics
15 2 (0.084%) Back Office
16 1 (0.042%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 809 (33.99%) Network Engineer
2 448 (18.82%) Security Engineer
3 322 (13.53%) Analyst
4 272 (11.43%) Consultant
5 266 (11.18%) Network Security Engineer
6 216 (9.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 186 (7.82%) Network Analyst
8 133 (5.59%) Security Analyst
9 132 (5.55%) Security Consultant
9 132 (5.55%) Support Engineer
10 128 (5.38%) Network Consultant
11 110 (4.62%) Network Support
11 110 (4.62%) Architect
12 89 (3.74%) Senior Security Engineer
13 80 (3.36%) Firewall Engineer
14 79 (3.32%) Team Leader
15 73 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 73 (3.07%) Network Security Analyst
16 66 (2.77%) Senior Analyst
17 62 (2.61%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (1.97%) SOAP
2 27 (1.13%) XML
3 25 (1.05%) .NET
4 19 (0.80%) Middleware
5 16 (0.67%) Web Services
6 15 (0.63%) WCF
7 12 (0.50%) XSLT
8 11 (0.46%) COM
8 11 (0.46%) CSS
9 9 (0.38%) Rendezvous
10 7 (0.29%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (0.25%) Silverlight
11 6 (0.25%) Reactive Extensions
11 6 (0.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 4 (0.17%) Regular Expression
13 2 (0.084%) LAMP
13 2 (0.084%) Application Packaging
13 2 (0.084%) XMPP
14 1 (0.042%) JSON
14 1 (0.042%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 111 (4.66%) Management Information System
2 81 (3.40%) Clustering
3 77 (3.24%) SecurID
4 56 (2.35%) Hedge funds
5 53 (2.23%) Firmware
6 35 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
7 23 (0.97%) PKI
8 21 (0.88%) Statistics
9 19 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 19 (0.80%) Fat Client
9 19 (0.80%) Thin Client
10 17 (0.71%) Visualisation
10 17 (0.71%) Replication
11 16 (0.67%) Blackberry
12 11 (0.46%) CESG
13 10 (0.42%) Smartphone
14 8 (0.34%) FlexPod
15 5 (0.21%) Open Source
15 5 (0.21%) Online Games
15 5 (0.21%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 745 (31.30%) Windows
2 421 (17.69%) Linux
3 301 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 184 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 124 (5.21%) UNIX
6 94 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 83 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 71 (2.98%) Solaris
9 50 (2.10%) Windows 7
10 31 (1.30%) AIX
11 30 (1.26%) Windows XP
12 12 (0.50%) CentOS
13 11 (0.46%) Debian
13 11 (0.46%) SUSE
14 10 (0.42%) FreeBSD
14 10 (0.42%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.42%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.29%) zOS
15 7 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (16.43%) ITIL
2 274 (11.51%) Load Balancing
3 204 (8.57%) Information Security
4 195 (8.19%) Network Management
5 183 (7.69%) Project Management
6 158 (6.64%) SIEM
7 144 (6.05%) E-Commerce
8 138 (5.80%) Incident Management
9 136 (5.71%) Network Design
10 123 (5.17%) Change Management
11 113 (4.75%) PRINCE2
12 93 (3.91%) Change Control
13 92 (3.87%) Capacity Planning
14 80 (3.36%) Service Delivery
15 71 (2.98%) Migration
16 69 (2.90%) Service Management
17 64 (2.69%) Network Monitoring
17 64 (2.69%) Capacity Management
18 60 (2.52%) Data Security
18 60 (2.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (9.54%) SQL
2 57 (2.39%) PowerShell
3 44 (1.85%) Perl
4 34 (1.43%) C#
5 29 (1.22%) C
6 26 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 14 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 13 (0.55%) Ruby
9 12 (0.50%) Java
10 8 (0.34%) VB
11 7 (0.29%) Python
12 6 (0.25%) VBScript
12 6 (0.25%) Tcl
13 2 (0.084%) PHP
14 1 (0.042%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1118 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
2 784 (32.94%) CCNP
3 573 (24.08%) CCNA
4 409 (17.18%) CCSE
5 317 (13.32%) CCSA
6 199 (8.36%) Security Cleared
7 189 (7.94%) CCIE
8 158 (6.64%) CISSP
9 143 (6.01%) Degree
10 120 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 114 (4.79%) SC Cleared
12 92 (3.87%) MCSE
13 84 (3.53%) CCDP
14 79 (3.32%) CCSP
15 69 (2.90%) Check Point Certification
16 61 (2.56%) JNCIA
17 57 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 49 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
19 48 (2.02%) MCSA
20 39 (1.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (6.13%) SLA
2 106 (4.45%) PCI DSS
3 84 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 20 (0.84%) QA
5 14 (0.59%) COBIT
5 14 (0.59%) GPG13
6 7 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.042%) EMIR
7 1 (0.042%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 336 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 263 (11.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (3.19%) Hyper-V
4 71 (2.98%) ProxySG
5 67 (2.82%) vSphere
6 51 (2.14%) XenApp
7 50 (2.10%) Snort
8 27 (1.13%) XenDesktop
9 26 (1.09%) VMware ESX
9 26 (1.09%) XenServer
10 24 (1.01%) ISA Server
11 23 (0.97%) Nmap
12 20 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
13 18 (0.76%) DFS Replication
14 16 (0.67%) Squid
15 13 (0.55%) Terminal Services
16 12 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
17 11 (0.46%) UAG
18 10 (0.42%) IAG
Systems Management
1 75 (3.15%) CiscoWorks
2 52 (2.18%) FortiGate
3 48 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 47 (1.97%) SCCM
5 46 (1.93%) Cacti
6 44 (1.85%) Nessus
7 40 (1.68%) OpenView
8 32 (1.34%) Nagios
8 32 (1.34%) HP NNM
9 28 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
10 27 (1.13%) NetBackup
11 26 (1.09%) SolarWinds Orion
11 26 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
11 26 (1.09%) Puppet
12 21 (0.88%) MOM
13 20 (0.84%) WSUS
13 20 (0.84%) SCOM
14 19 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 18 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
16 15 (0.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1877 (78.87%) Cisco
2 818 (34.37%) Juniper
3 625 (26.26%) F5
4 452 (18.99%) VMware
5 440 (18.49%) Microsoft
6 406 (17.06%) Blue Coat
7 301 (12.65%) HP
8 261 (10.97%) Citrix
9 172 (7.23%) Websense
10 164 (6.89%) SolarWinds
11 152 (6.39%) Nokia
11 152 (6.39%) McAfee
12 134 (5.63%) Fortinet
13 100 (4.20%) NetApp
13 100 (4.20%) Oracle
14 99 (4.16%) Red Hat
15 98 (4.12%) Riverbed
16 95 (3.99%) Symantec
17 79 (3.32%) Aruba
18 75 (3.15%) Sophos
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: NEG
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus, car
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + life insurance
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Health Cover/Pension/
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
London
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60-70k + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday