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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 89 91 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.59% 0.25% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.48% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 19
Average salary £75,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+114.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
506 631 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 42.38% 52.80% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 371 544 500
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 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 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (57.58%) Firewall
3 18 (54.55%) Juniper
4 15 (45.45%) CCNA
4 15 (45.45%) ITIL
4 15 (45.45%) VMware
5 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 14 (42.42%) VPN
5 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (30.30%) Finance
7 9 (27.27%) Wireless
7 9 (27.27%) CCNP
7 9 (27.27%) Project Management
7 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (24.24%) SSL
8 8 (24.24%) Logistics
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
9 7 (21.21%) CCSA
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
9 7 (21.21%) F5
9 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
10 6 (18.18%) Release Management
10 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 6 (18.18%) MS Office
10 6 (18.18%) LAN
10 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (18.18%) Management Information System

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) VPN
3 9 (27.27%) Wireless
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (24.24%) SSL
5 6 (18.18%) LAN
6 5 (15.15%) NetScreen
6 5 (15.15%) Network Security
7 3 (9.09%) WAN
8 2 (6.06%) MPLS
8 2 (6.06%) BGP
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.03%) Broadband
9 1 (3.03%) OSPF
9 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 8 (24.24%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (21.21%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Release Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Network Technical Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 8 (24.24%) Logistics
4 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
5 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Network Design
8 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) CCNA
3 9 (27.27%) CCNP
4 8 (24.24%) Degree
5 7 (21.21%) CCSA
6 6 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (12.12%) CCIE
8 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.06%) CCDA
9 2 (6.06%) CCDP
9 2 (6.06%) CCSE
9 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
9 2 (6.06%) JNCIE
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Juniper
3 15 (45.45%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) F5
5 5 (15.15%) Nortel
5 5 (15.15%) Avaya
5 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
5 5 (15.15%) Infoblox
6 4 (12.12%) HP