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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 85 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.78% 1.15% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 2.28% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% +3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
583 571 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 45.62% 50.67% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 422 454 325
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,725
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
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 30 October 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
Stanford-le-Hope - 2 £33,750 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
5 7 (53.85%) VPN
5 7 (53.85%) SSL
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) WLAN
6 6 (46.15%) WAN
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Logistics
8 2 (15.38%) Brocade
8 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) NetApp
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) CCNP
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) SSL
4 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (46.15%) WLAN
5 6 (46.15%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft