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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 86 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.087% 1.73% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 3.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
582 568 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.65% 51.73% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 478 493 479
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 9 (56.25%) HP
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (50.00%) F5
4 8 (50.00%) SSL
4 8 (50.00%) Network Security
5 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
5 7 (43.75%) Information Security
5 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
5 7 (43.75%) McAfee
6 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (37.50%) SIEM
6 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) DHCP
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
10 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 2 (12.50%) Network Management
10 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (50.00%) SSL
3 8 (50.00%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) BGP
7 1 (6.25%) NetScreen
7 1 (6.25%) OSPF
7 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Security Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Network Security Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Network Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 6 (37.50%) SIEM
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) F5
4 7 (43.75%) TippingPoint
4 7 (43.75%) McAfee
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) Brocade
6 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 2 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Infoblox
7 1 (6.25%) Imperva