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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 215 284 217
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -67
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1401 1114 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.02% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 2.19% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 878 986
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £62,500
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
46676 50952 48596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 46.84% 46.46% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 38039 41708 40159
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 22 May 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 +74 568 £55,000 +10.00% 52
South East +24 362 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Yorkshire +36 159 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England +61 154 £45,000 -5.26% 15
West Midlands +6 61 £45,000 +12.50% 15
North West -15 42 £50,000 +42.85% 8
South West +2 39 £37,250 -3.99% 3
East Midlands +17 27 £53,750 +38.70% 1
North East - 2 £38,750 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2333 (84.01%) Cisco
2 2053 (73.93%) Firewall
3 1466 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1137 (40.94%) Juniper
5 1004 (36.15%) CCNP
6 926 (33.35%) Cisco ASA
7 854 (30.75%) WAN
8 849 (30.57%) F5
9 844 (30.39%) Network Security
10 804 (28.95%) LAN
11 683 (24.59%) CCNA
12 592 (21.32%) Windows
13 509 (18.33%) VPN
14 508 (18.29%) CCSE
15 498 (17.93%) TCP/IP
16 493 (17.75%) BGP
17 482 (17.36%) Finance
18 468 (16.85%) Microsoft
19 465 (16.74%) ITIL
20 460 (16.56%) OSPF
21 447 (16.10%) CCSA
22 441 (15.88%) Blue Coat
23 439 (15.81%) HP
24 432 (15.56%) Linux
25 431 (15.52%) VMware
26 428 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
27 425 (15.30%) Wireless
28 415 (14.94%) CCIE
29 411 (14.80%) MPLS
30 387 (13.94%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 173 (6.23%) MS Exchange
2 88 (3.17%) Lync
3 73 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 53 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (1.40%) IIS
6 28 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 28 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 26 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 25 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (0.54%) Apache
11 10 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.36%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.32%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.25%) CMS
15 6 (0.22%) Moodle
15 6 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.18%) OpenStack
Applications
1 195 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 128 (4.61%) MS Office
3 73 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.32%) MS Project
5 8 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.072%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 20 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.072%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.072%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.072%) RMDS
6 1 (0.036%) Line 500
6 1 (0.036%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (1.30%) Office 365
2 32 (1.15%) IaaS
3 24 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (0.65%) PaaS
5 14 (0.50%) Mimecast
6 12 (0.43%) SaaS
7 11 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.036%) Route 53
9 1 (0.036%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 2053 (73.93%) Firewall
2 926 (33.35%) Cisco ASA
3 854 (30.75%) WAN
4 844 (30.39%) Network Security
5 804 (28.95%) LAN
6 509 (18.33%) VPN
7 498 (17.93%) TCP/IP
8 493 (17.75%) BGP
9 460 (16.56%) OSPF
10 428 (15.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 425 (15.30%) Wireless
12 411 (14.80%) MPLS
13 378 (13.61%) DNS
14 317 (11.42%) EIGRP
15 267 (9.61%) DHCP
16 245 (8.82%) VoIP
17 216 (7.78%) SSL
17 216 (7.78%) Cisco PIX
18 201 (7.24%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 181 (6.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 51 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 30 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 28 (1.01%) Oracle Exadata
6 28 (1.01%) DB2
6 28 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 15 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.29%) MySQL
9 7 (0.25%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.22%) Big Data
11 4 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.11%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.072%) dBASE
14 1 (0.036%) MS Access
14 1 (0.036%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.036%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.036%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (0.29%) Rational Performance Tester
3 8 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.25%) JIRA
5 5 (0.18%) Metasploit
6 3 (0.11%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.036%) ERwin
General
1 482 (17.36%) Finance
2 174 (6.27%) Telecoms
3 124 (4.47%) Banking
4 74 (2.66%) Retail
5 51 (1.84%) Law
6 33 (1.19%) Legal
7 31 (1.12%) Marketing
8 27 (0.97%) Games
9 21 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 20 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 17 (0.61%) Advertising
12 15 (0.54%) Multimedia
13 12 (0.43%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.40%) Electronics
15 10 (0.36%) French Language
16 7 (0.25%) German Language
17 5 (0.18%) Publishing
17 5 (0.18%) Local Government
18 4 (0.14%) Russian Language
18 4 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1008 (36.30%) Network Engineer
2 397 (14.30%) Consultant
3 369 (13.29%) Security Engineer
4 231 (8.32%) Architect
5 228 (8.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 222 (7.99%) Network Security Engineer
7 219 (7.89%) Analyst
8 207 (7.45%) Security Consultant
9 189 (6.81%) Network Consultant
10 123 (4.43%) Support Engineer
10 123 (4.43%) Firewall Engineer
11 121 (4.36%) Network Architect
12 108 (3.89%) Network Support
13 103 (3.71%) Network Analyst
14 98 (3.53%) Security Analyst
15 93 (3.35%) Security Specialist
16 84 (3.02%) Network Specialist
17 83 (2.99%) Network Support Engineer
18 80 (2.88%) Cisco Engineer
19 78 (2.81%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.19%) Middleware
2 28 (1.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 28 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
2 28 (1.01%) Web Services
3 24 (0.86%) .NET
4 18 (0.65%) RESTful
5 17 (0.61%) Regular Expression
6 15 (0.54%) SOAP
6 15 (0.54%) CSS
7 13 (0.47%) HTML
8 11 (0.40%) XML
9 10 (0.36%) LAMP
10 8 (0.29%) WCF
11 7 (0.25%) ODBC
11 7 (0.25%) jQuery
12 5 (0.18%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.14%) Reactive Extensions
13 4 (0.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 4 (0.14%) Silverlight
14 3 (0.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 132 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (4.25%) Management Information System
3 54 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 45 (1.62%) Hedge funds
5 44 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 43 (1.55%) FlexPod
7 39 (1.40%) Clustering
8 35 (1.26%) Online Banking
9 33 (1.19%) Blackberry
10 28 (1.01%) PKI
11 27 (0.97%) Open Source
12 26 (0.94%) Statistics
12 26 (0.94%) Fat Client
12 26 (0.94%) Thin Client
13 25 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
14 22 (0.79%) e-Health
15 18 (0.65%) Public Cloud
16 15 (0.54%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.50%) CMDB
18 13 (0.47%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 592 (21.32%) Windows
2 432 (15.56%) Linux
3 201 (7.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 173 (6.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 169 (6.09%) UNIX
6 93 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 82 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (2.88%) Solaris
9 66 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 47 (1.69%) Windows XP
11 37 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 32 (1.15%) AIX
13 31 (1.12%) HPUX
14 28 (1.01%) SUSE
14 28 (1.01%) zOS
14 28 (1.01%) OS/400
15 27 (0.97%) Windows 2000
16 19 (0.68%) Ubuntu
16 19 (0.68%) CentOS
17 10 (0.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 465 (16.74%) ITIL
2 387 (13.94%) Load Balancing
3 219 (7.89%) Information Security
4 191 (6.88%) Network Design
5 162 (5.83%) Project Management
6 159 (5.73%) Network Monitoring
7 153 (5.51%) Mentoring
8 146 (5.26%) SIEM
9 133 (4.79%) Service Delivery
10 125 (4.50%) Change Management
11 114 (4.11%) Migration
12 106 (3.82%) Incident Management
13 105 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
14 100 (3.60%) Network Management
14 100 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
15 99 (3.56%) Kalman Filter
16 94 (3.38%) PRINCE2
17 91 (3.28%) E-Commerce
18 89 (3.20%) Network Architecture
19 88 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 181 (6.52%) SQL
2 41 (1.48%) Perl
3 36 (1.30%) PowerShell
3 36 (1.30%) Python
4 29 (1.04%) Bash Shell
5 19 (0.68%) C#
6 18 (0.65%) Shell Script
7 16 (0.58%) C
8 12 (0.43%) Ruby
9 11 (0.40%) PHP
10 5 (0.18%) Tcl
10 5 (0.18%) Java
11 3 (0.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.11%) VBScript
11 3 (0.11%) VB
12 1 (0.036%) JCL
12 1 (0.036%) REXX
12 1 (0.036%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.036%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.036%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1466 (52.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1004 (36.15%) CCNP
3 683 (24.59%) CCNA
4 508 (18.29%) CCSE
5 447 (16.10%) CCSA
6 415 (14.94%) CCIE
7 329 (11.85%) Security Cleared
8 221 (7.96%) SC Cleared
9 157 (5.65%) CISSP
10 154 (5.55%) Degree
11 123 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 111 (4.00%) CCDP
13 99 (3.56%) JNCIP
14 93 (3.35%) MCSE
14 93 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
15 70 (2.52%) Check Point Certification
16 67 (2.41%) JNCIS
17 56 (2.02%) CCSP
18 47 (1.69%) JNCIA
19 41 (1.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (6.66%) SLA
2 121 (4.36%) PCI DSS
3 101 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.26%) GPG13
5 32 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.40%) COBIT
7 6 (0.22%) QA
8 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.036%) JSP 440
System Software
1 319 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 246 (8.86%) Active Directory
3 123 (4.43%) Hyper-V
4 69 (2.48%) vSphere
5 52 (1.87%) XenApp
6 47 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 33 (1.19%) XenServer
8 32 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (1.04%) ProxySG
9 29 (1.04%) KVM
10 28 (1.01%) Squid
10 28 (1.01%) Terminal Services
11 25 (0.90%) Snort
12 14 (0.50%) Firmware
13 11 (0.40%) vCloud
14 8 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
14 8 (0.29%) iptables
15 7 (0.25%) Xen
15 7 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
16 6 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 74 (2.66%) FortiGate
2 73 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 66 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
4 46 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 46 (1.66%) Backup Exec
5 42 (1.51%) CiscoWorks
6 40 (1.44%) Cisco UCCX
7 34 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
8 33 (1.19%) SCCM
9 31 (1.12%) Tivoli
9 31 (1.12%) OpenView
10 26 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
11 25 (0.90%) Cisco UCCE
12 22 (0.79%) Nagios
13 19 (0.68%) SCOM
14 18 (0.65%) MOM
15 17 (0.61%) WSUS
16 16 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
16 16 (0.58%) Puppet
16 16 (0.58%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2333 (84.01%) Cisco
2 1137 (40.94%) Juniper
3 849 (30.57%) F5
4 468 (16.85%) Microsoft
5 441 (15.88%) Blue Coat
6 439 (15.81%) HP
7 431 (15.52%) VMware
8 344 (12.39%) Fortinet
9 261 (9.40%) Citrix
10 175 (6.30%) SolarWinds
11 169 (6.09%) McAfee
12 145 (5.22%) Symantec
13 113 (4.07%) Nokia
14 111 (4.00%) Riverbed
15 104 (3.75%) Websense
16 99 (3.56%) Brocade
17 98 (3.53%) NetApp
17 98 (3.53%) Avaya
18 95 (3.42%) IronPort
19 91 (3.28%) Red Hat
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + significant on site allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 1 hour ago
Plymouth, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Which?
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits + Car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum 25% bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70k basic + £7,200 travel allowance (£77,200 base) + 15% Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago