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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 229 259 223
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1346 1175 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.32% 1.07% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 2.30% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 944 1044
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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
46914 51017 48122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 45.97% 46.64% 47.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38509 41282 39771
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
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 3 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 3 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 +57 543 £55,000 +4.76% 55
South East +6 311 £50,000 +17.64% 32
Yorkshire -18 146 £45,000 +5.88% 10
West Midlands +28 143 £50,000 +11.11% 10
East of England +44 113 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West +7 40 £42,500 +21.42% 8
South West +3 38 £37,500 +7.14% 5
East Midlands +21 28 £39,083 -13.62% 3
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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 2374 (83.68%) Cisco
2 2129 (75.04%) Firewall
3 1495 (52.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1077 (37.96%) Juniper
5 977 (34.44%) CCNP
6 925 (32.60%) WAN
7 923 (32.53%) F5
8 919 (32.39%) LAN
9 872 (30.74%) Cisco ASA
10 802 (28.27%) Network Security
11 654 (23.05%) CCNA
12 581 (20.48%) Windows
13 571 (20.13%) Data Centre
14 548 (19.32%) VPN
15 520 (18.33%) Finance
16 517 (18.22%) BGP
17 505 (17.80%) CCSE
18 486 (17.13%) TCP/IP
19 473 (16.67%) CCSA
20 465 (16.39%) OSPF
21 461 (16.25%) HP
22 451 (15.90%) Wireless
23 449 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
24 443 (15.62%) ITIL
25 429 (15.12%) CCIE
26 418 (14.73%) Load Balancing
27 414 (14.59%) MPLS
28 412 (14.52%) VMware
29 410 (14.45%) Microsoft
30 401 (14.13%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 168 (5.92%) MS Exchange
2 71 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 61 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (1.80%) Lync
5 40 (1.41%) IIS
6 34 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 27 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
8 25 (0.88%) WebLogic
9 24 (0.85%) Apache
9 24 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 23 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.39%) Tomcat
13 10 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.21%) Confluence
16 4 (0.14%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.14%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 165 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 102 (3.60%) MS Office
3 69 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.35%) MS Project
5 6 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.035%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 24 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.14%) Summit
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.070%) SAP CCM
6 2 (0.070%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.070%) Line 500
7 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.09%) Office 365
2 27 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (0.88%) PaaS
3 25 (0.88%) IaaS
4 24 (0.85%) IBM PureFlex
5 20 (0.70%) Mimecast
6 18 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (0.46%) SaaS
8 12 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.070%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.070%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.035%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.035%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2129 (75.04%) Firewall
2 925 (32.60%) WAN
3 919 (32.39%) LAN
4 872 (30.74%) Cisco ASA
5 802 (28.27%) Network Security
6 548 (19.32%) VPN
7 517 (18.22%) BGP
8 486 (17.13%) TCP/IP
9 465 (16.39%) OSPF
10 451 (15.90%) Wireless
11 449 (15.83%) Cisco Nexus
12 414 (14.59%) MPLS
13 343 (12.09%) DNS
14 284 (10.01%) EIGRP
15 262 (9.24%) VoIP
16 221 (7.79%) Cisco PIX
17 208 (7.33%) SSL
18 193 (6.80%) DHCP
19 190 (6.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 179 (6.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 35 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 25 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 25 (0.88%) DB2
5 24 (0.85%) RDBMS
5 24 (0.85%) Oracle Exadata
6 20 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (0.35%) Big Data
9 8 (0.28%) MySQL
9 8 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.18%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.11%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.11%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.070%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 27 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (0.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (0.32%) JIRA
4 7 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.21%) Rational Performance Tester
6 5 (0.18%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.11%) Subversion
7 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.035%) ERwin
8 1 (0.035%) GCC
General
1 520 (18.33%) Finance
2 216 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 172 (6.06%) Banking
4 86 (3.03%) Retail
5 54 (1.90%) Marketing
6 43 (1.52%) Law
7 36 (1.27%) Legal
8 33 (1.16%) Advertising
9 32 (1.13%) Multimedia
10 30 (1.06%) Financial Institution
11 28 (0.99%) Games
12 18 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.46%) Electronics
14 12 (0.42%) Publishing
15 8 (0.28%) French Language
16 7 (0.25%) German Language
17 6 (0.21%) Local Government
17 6 (0.21%) Back Office
18 4 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1109 (39.09%) Network Engineer
2 353 (12.44%) Consultant
3 352 (12.41%) Security Engineer
4 286 (10.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 260 (9.16%) Architect
6 257 (9.06%) Analyst
7 215 (7.58%) Network Security Engineer
8 198 (6.98%) Security Consultant
9 161 (5.68%) Network Consultant
10 158 (5.57%) Network Architect
11 138 (4.86%) Network Analyst
12 133 (4.69%) Network Support
13 122 (4.30%) Support Engineer
14 111 (3.91%) Firewall Engineer
15 92 (3.24%) Senior Consultant
16 88 (3.10%) Network Support Engineer
17 86 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 78 (2.75%) Security Analyst
19 76 (2.68%) Administrator
19 76 (2.68%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (3.95%) 802.1X
2 38 (1.34%) Middleware
3 35 (1.23%) .NET
4 30 (1.06%) Web Services
5 29 (1.02%) CSS
6 24 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 18 (0.63%) XML
8 17 (0.60%) RESTful
9 14 (0.49%) HTML
10 12 (0.42%) XMPP
11 11 (0.39%) Regular Expression
12 9 (0.32%) SOAP
13 8 (0.28%) ODBC
13 8 (0.28%) jQuery
13 8 (0.28%) WCF
14 6 (0.21%) ASP.NET
15 5 (0.18%) J2EE
16 4 (0.14%) Silverlight
16 4 (0.14%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 571 (20.13%) Data Centre
2 192 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 98 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 56 (1.97%) Online Banking
5 51 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 42 (1.48%) Blackberry
6 42 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 41 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
8 39 (1.37%) Hedge funds
9 32 (1.13%) FlexPod
9 32 (1.13%) Statistics
10 30 (1.06%) PKI
10 30 (1.06%) Fat Client
10 30 (1.06%) Thin Client
11 25 (0.88%) Clustering
12 24 (0.85%) e-Health
13 19 (0.67%) PMI
14 18 (0.63%) Public Cloud
15 16 (0.56%) IVR
16 15 (0.53%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 581 (20.48%) Windows
2 397 (13.99%) Linux
3 183 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 175 (6.17%) UNIX
5 160 (5.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 94 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 88 (3.10%) Solaris
9 47 (1.66%) Windows XP
10 40 (1.41%) Windows 7
11 29 (1.02%) SUSE
12 28 (0.99%) HPUX
13 26 (0.92%) AIX
13 26 (0.92%) Windows 2000
14 24 (0.85%) zOS
14 24 (0.85%) OS/400
15 22 (0.78%) CentOS
16 18 (0.63%) Windows Vista
17 15 (0.53%) Ubuntu
18 10 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (15.62%) ITIL
2 418 (14.73%) Load Balancing
3 269 (9.48%) Network Design
4 214 (7.54%) Information Security
5 166 (5.85%) Project Management
6 163 (5.75%) Service Delivery
7 162 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 134 (4.72%) SIEM
9 128 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
10 126 (4.44%) Change Management
11 117 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
12 105 (3.70%) Network Management
13 104 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
14 103 (3.63%) Disaster Recovery
15 101 (3.56%) Incident Management
16 89 (3.14%) Migration
17 79 (2.78%) E-Commerce
18 74 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
19 69 (2.43%) PRINCE2
20 67 (2.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 149 (5.25%) SQL
2 45 (1.59%) Python
3 43 (1.52%) Perl
4 42 (1.48%) PowerShell
5 33 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 22 (0.78%) C#
7 16 (0.56%) Ruby
8 15 (0.53%) C
8 15 (0.53%) PHP
9 11 (0.39%) Java
10 10 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.25%) VB
12 5 (0.18%) Tcl
12 5 (0.18%) JavaScript
13 4 (0.14%) C++
13 4 (0.14%) VBScript
14 3 (0.11%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.070%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.035%) Korn
16 1 (0.035%) R
Qualifications
1 1495 (52.70%) Cisco Certification
2 977 (34.44%) CCNP
3 654 (23.05%) CCNA
4 505 (17.80%) CCSE
5 473 (16.67%) CCSA
6 429 (15.12%) CCIE
7 282 (9.94%) Security Cleared
8 192 (6.77%) SC Cleared
9 147 (5.18%) Degree
10 134 (4.72%) CCDP
11 115 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 108 (3.81%) CISSP
13 96 (3.38%) Check Point Certification
14 87 (3.07%) MCSE
15 86 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
16 78 (2.75%) HP ASE
17 76 (2.68%) JNCIP
18 70 (2.47%) JNCIS
19 66 (2.33%) CCSP
20 39 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (6.56%) SLA
2 106 (3.74%) PCI DSS
3 91 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (0.81%) GPG13
5 20 (0.70%) COBIT
6 19 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.49%) QA
8 3 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.11%) BS25999
9 1 (0.035%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 299 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 236 (8.32%) Active Directory
3 102 (3.60%) Hyper-V
4 92 (3.24%) vSphere
5 60 (2.11%) XenApp
6 38 (1.34%) VMware ESX
7 32 (1.13%) ProxySG
7 32 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (0.99%) Terminal Services
9 26 (0.92%) KVM
10 19 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
11 18 (0.63%) Snort
12 15 (0.53%) Squid
12 15 (0.53%) XenServer
13 14 (0.49%) vCloud
14 11 (0.39%) ISA Server
15 10 (0.35%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.32%) VirtualBox
17 7 (0.25%) Firmware
18 6 (0.21%) UAG
Systems Management
1 85 (3.00%) FortiGate
2 72 (2.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 59 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 46 (1.62%) Cisco Prime
5 44 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 41 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
7 38 (1.34%) Backup Exec
8 30 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
9 29 (1.02%) SCCM
10 28 (0.99%) Nagios
11 25 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
12 24 (0.85%) Tivoli
13 21 (0.74%) Puppet
14 20 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
14 20 (0.70%) OpenView
15 18 (0.63%) Nessus
16 17 (0.60%) SCOM
17 14 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
17 14 (0.49%) MOM
18 12 (0.42%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2374 (83.68%) Cisco
2 1077 (37.96%) Juniper
3 923 (32.53%) F5
4 461 (16.25%) HP
5 412 (14.52%) VMware
6 410 (14.45%) Microsoft
7 401 (14.13%) Blue Coat
8 343 (12.09%) Fortinet
9 247 (8.71%) Citrix
10 162 (5.71%) McAfee
11 133 (4.69%) SolarWinds
12 130 (4.58%) Riverbed
13 109 (3.84%) IronPort
14 107 (3.77%) Nokia
15 103 (3.63%) Symantec
16 96 (3.38%) Red Hat
17 91 (3.21%) Tufin
18 89 (3.14%) NetApp
19 86 (3.03%) Websense
20 83 (2.93%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 15 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Apsley Recruitment Limited
Salary: bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Fantastic Salary Offered + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Imperative People
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
England
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Computer People
Salary: Full benefits on offer
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago