The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 151 156 149
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.76% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.84% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 31
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2008 2231 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 54.57% 56.38% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1683 1773 1692
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Southampton +6 10 £53,750 +53.57% 2
Farnborough -11 7 £38,000 -24.00%
Havant +1 6 £49,000 -2.97%
Basingstoke +16 4 £47,500 -5.00%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 61 (88.41%) Cisco
2 57 (82.61%) Firewall
3 45 (65.22%) WAN
4 35 (50.72%) LAN
4 35 (50.72%) Juniper
5 32 (46.38%) F5
6 23 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (28.99%) Blue Coat
9 19 (27.54%) VoIP
10 17 (24.64%) VPN
11 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 14 (20.29%) ITIL
12 14 (20.29%) CCNA
12 14 (20.29%) BGP
12 14 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
13 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
14 12 (17.39%) Windows
14 12 (17.39%) MPLS
14 12 (17.39%) Load Balancing
14 12 (17.39%) Network Security
15 11 (15.94%) Fortinet
15 11 (15.94%) SSL
15 11 (15.94%) Finance
16 10 (14.49%) VMware
16 10 (14.49%) OSPF
16 10 (14.49%) McAfee
16 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
16 10 (14.49%) Kalman Filter

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Project
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (82.61%) Firewall
2 45 (65.22%) WAN
3 35 (50.72%) LAN
4 23 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (27.54%) VoIP
6 17 (24.64%) VPN
7 14 (20.29%) BGP
7 14 (20.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
9 12 (17.39%) Network Security
9 12 (17.39%) MPLS
10 11 (15.94%) SSL
11 10 (14.49%) OSPF
12 9 (13.04%) DNS
12 9 (13.04%) Wireless
13 8 (11.59%) IPsec
14 7 (10.14%) EIGRP
15 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 5 (7.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (42.03%) Network Engineer
2 17 (24.64%) Team Leader
3 15 (21.74%) Network Team Leader
4 9 (13.04%) Security Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Designer
6 5 (7.25%) Network Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Network Designer
8 3 (4.35%) Network Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.35%) Voice Specialist
9 2 (2.90%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) PKI
2 3 (4.35%) IVR
2 3 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) Statistics
3 2 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) UNIX
3 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.25%) Windows 2000
4 5 (7.25%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 10 (14.49%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (10.14%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.25%) Network Design
5 5 (7.25%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.25%) Change Management
5 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.25%) Project Planning
5 5 (7.25%) Dependency Management
6 4 (5.80%) Network Architecture
6 4 (5.80%) Information Security
6 4 (5.80%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) VBScript
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.29%) CCNA
3 10 (14.49%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) CCNP
5 6 (8.70%) CCIE
5 6 (8.70%) CCSE
6 3 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (4.35%) CCDE
6 3 (4.35%) OSCP
7 2 (2.90%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.90%) CISSP
8 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
4 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.80%) vMotion
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.45%) Nessus
4 1 (1.45%) Nmap
4 1 (1.45%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) Cisco
2 35 (50.72%) Juniper
3 32 (46.38%) F5
4 20 (28.99%) Blue Coat
5 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.94%) Fortinet
7 10 (14.49%) VMware
7 10 (14.49%) McAfee
8 9 (13.04%) HP
9 8 (11.59%) IronPort
10 5 (7.25%) Crossbeam
10 5 (7.25%) Sourcefire
11 4 (5.80%) ProCurve
11 4 (5.80%) Aruba
11 4 (5.80%) Nokia
11 4 (5.80%) Mitel
12 3 (4.35%) Symantec
12 3 (4.35%) Websense
12 3 (4.35%) BT
12 3 (4.35%) Citrix