The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 88 94 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 0.38% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 0.68% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 26
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +2.40%
CheckPoint
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
544 733 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.00% 55.91% 51.71%
Number of salaries quoted 384 627 490
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Essex region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Essex

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Essex

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Brentwood -5 3 - -
Basildon - 3 - -
Hockley - 1 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (57.50%) Juniper
4 22 (55.00%) Firewall
5 17 (42.50%) VMware
6 16 (40.00%) CCNA
7 15 (37.50%) VPN
7 15 (37.50%) ITIL
7 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (35.00%) Windows
9 11 (27.50%) CCNP
9 11 (27.50%) Wireless
10 10 (25.00%) Finance
10 10 (25.00%) Project Management
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (22.50%) F5
11 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 8 (20.00%) CCSA
12 8 (20.00%) CCIE
12 8 (20.00%) SSL
12 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (20.00%) Logistics
12 8 (20.00%) Degree
13 7 (17.50%) Release Management
13 7 (17.50%) Network Security
13 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
13 7 (17.50%) MS Office
13 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Lync
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) Firewall
2 15 (37.50%) VPN
3 11 (27.50%) Wireless
4 10 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (20.00%) SSL
6 7 (17.50%) Network Security
7 5 (12.50%) MPLS
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) NetScreen
9 3 (7.50%) BGP
9 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.00%) Broadband
10 2 (5.00%) OSPF
11 1 (2.50%) SAN
11 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Network Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Release Manager
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) Load Balancing
4 8 (20.00%) Logistics
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Release Management
5 7 (17.50%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 1 (2.50%) ERP
9 1 (2.50%) Network Design
9 1 (2.50%) Pay per click
9 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
9 1 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (40.00%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) CCNP
4 8 (20.00%) CCIE
4 8 (20.00%) CCSA
4 8 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (10.00%) CCSE
6 4 (10.00%) CCDA
6 4 (10.00%) CCDP
7 3 (7.50%) JNCIP
7 3 (7.50%) JNCIE
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) UAG
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) Juniper
3 17 (42.50%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) F5
5 6 (15.00%) Avaya
6 4 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.00%) Infoblox
6 4 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (10.00%) Nortel
6 4 (10.00%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.50%) Brocade