The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 38 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.15% 1.20% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 2.68% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £42,000 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% -16.84%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
CheckPoint
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 112 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 67.38% 44.80% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 133 98 114
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £55,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Farnborough

CheckPoint
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (50.00%) Product Management
2 6 (50.00%) F5
2 6 (50.00%) HSRP
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
2 6 (50.00%) CCNA
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) OSPF
2 6 (50.00%) McAfee
2 6 (50.00%) BGP
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) HSRP
2 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) OSPF
2 6 (50.00%) BGP
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCNP
1 6 (50.00%) CCNA
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) Juniper
1 6 (50.00%) McAfee
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
1 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (50.00%) F5