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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 36 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.75% - 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% - 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 8
Average salary £50,000 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 - £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
159 89 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 60.00% 54.27% 60.54%
Number of salaries quoted 125 86 122
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Farnborough

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) HSRP
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) HSRP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) McAfee
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) IronPort
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp