The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 107 102 153
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +51
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 38 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.60% 1.37% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 2.96% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 14
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1261 879 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.21% 46.43% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 997 665 1247
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Watford -21 15 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Stevenage +20 9 £40,000 +31.14%
Hemel Hempstead -8 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Rickmansworth - 2 £26,500 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 -
Hertford - 1 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 45 (77.59%) Firewall
3 37 (63.79%) WAN
4 32 (55.17%) LAN
4 32 (55.17%) VPN
5 28 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (36.21%) CCNP
6 21 (36.21%) MPLS
6 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
6 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
7 20 (34.48%) F5
8 19 (32.76%) Juniper
9 18 (31.03%) DHCP
9 18 (31.03%) Network Security
10 17 (29.31%) Windows
11 16 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (27.59%) DNS
11 16 (27.59%) VLAN
12 14 (24.14%) Linux
13 13 (22.41%) Finance
14 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
15 11 (18.97%) Multicast
15 11 (18.97%) VMware
15 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
15 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (18.97%) Retail
16 10 (17.24%) ITIL
16 10 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (15.52%) FirePass
17 9 (15.52%) Junos

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (15.52%) Lync
2 8 (13.79%) Apache
2 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) PaaS
2 3 (5.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (77.59%) Firewall
2 37 (63.79%) WAN
3 32 (55.17%) LAN
3 32 (55.17%) VPN
4 21 (36.21%) MPLS
5 18 (31.03%) DHCP
5 18 (31.03%) Network Security
6 16 (27.59%) VLAN
6 16 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (27.59%) DNS
7 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 11 (18.97%) Multicast
9 10 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (15.52%) FirePass
10 9 (15.52%) Junos
10 9 (15.52%) ISDN
11 8 (13.79%) VoIP
11 8 (13.79%) OSPF
11 8 (13.79%) BGP
11 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Retail
3 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Analyst
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) Architect
5 9 (15.52%) Support Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Technical Support
6 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.34%) Desktop Support
6 6 (10.34%) Server Support
6 6 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Network Architect
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 6 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) FMCG
3 2 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Online Games
4 1 (1.72%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.34%) UNIX
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) ITIL
2 9 (15.52%) Network Design
2 9 (15.52%) Change Control
3 8 (13.79%) Network Management
4 7 (12.07%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
4 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
4 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.34%) Project Management
5 6 (10.34%) Coaching
6 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.90%) Change Management
8 3 (5.17%) Identity Management
8 3 (5.17%) Document Management
8 3 (5.17%) SIEM
8 3 (5.17%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security
8 3 (5.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) Java
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) C
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (36.21%) CCNP
2 21 (36.21%) SC Cleared
2 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
3 8 (13.79%) CCNA
4 7 (12.07%) CCSA
4 7 (12.07%) Degree
5 6 (10.34%) CCIE
6 2 (3.45%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.34%) Samba
2 6 (10.34%) VMware ESX
2 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) Terminal Server
2 6 (10.34%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.17%) ISA Server
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.52%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.17%) OpenView
2 3 (5.17%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.17%) Cacti
2 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Cisco
2 20 (34.48%) F5
3 19 (32.76%) Juniper
4 11 (18.97%) VMware
4 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
5 9 (15.52%) Fortinet
6 8 (13.79%) Blue Coat
7 6 (10.34%) HP
7 6 (10.34%) Citrix
7 6 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.62%) Crossbeam
9 4 (6.90%) Sourcefire
9 4 (6.90%) McAfee
10 3 (5.17%) Aruba
10 3 (5.17%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.17%) ProCurve
10 3 (5.17%) Planview
10 3 (5.17%) Sun
10 3 (5.17%) Compuware
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