The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 104 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 44 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.77% 0.80% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 1.51% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 27
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1328 1126 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.42% 52.72% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 830 1038
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -3 26 £57,000 +14.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £56,250 -
Stevenage - 6 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 77 (86.52%) Cisco
1 77 (86.52%) Firewall
2 62 (69.66%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (53.93%) WAN
4 46 (51.69%) LAN
5 34 (38.20%) Finance
6 33 (37.08%) CCNP
7 31 (34.83%) Linux
7 31 (34.83%) CCNA
7 31 (34.83%) Retail
8 29 (32.58%) VPN
8 29 (32.58%) Change Management
9 28 (31.46%) ITIL
9 28 (31.46%) Juniper
10 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
10 27 (30.34%) Network Security
11 25 (28.09%) VMware
12 23 (25.84%) Information Security
12 23 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
13 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (23.60%) MPLS
15 20 (22.47%) Lync
16 19 (21.35%) HP
16 19 (21.35%) PaaS
17 18 (20.22%) F5
18 17 (19.10%) Windows
18 17 (19.10%) Red Hat
18 17 (19.10%) Project Management
19 16 (17.98%) DNS
19 16 (17.98%) OSPF

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (22.47%) Lync
2 8 (8.99%) IIS
3 6 (6.74%) Apache
3 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) PaaS
2 12 (13.48%) IaaS
3 6 (6.74%) Office 365
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.37%) SaaS
6 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (86.52%) Firewall
2 48 (53.93%) WAN
3 46 (51.69%) LAN
4 29 (32.58%) VPN
5 27 (30.34%) Network Security
6 23 (25.84%) Cisco ASA
7 21 (23.60%) MPLS
8 16 (17.98%) OSPF
8 16 (17.98%) BGP
8 16 (17.98%) DNS
9 15 (16.85%) SSL
9 15 (16.85%) TACACS
10 14 (15.73%) DHCP
11 11 (12.36%) EIGRP
12 10 (11.24%) VLAN
13 9 (10.11%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (10.11%) Junos
14 8 (8.99%) Multicast
14 8 (8.99%) IPsec
15 7 (7.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) MySQL
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 31 (34.83%) Retail
3 12 (13.48%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.74%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.49%) Games
6 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Security Engineer
2 26 (29.21%) Network Engineer
3 22 (24.72%) Architect
4 16 (17.98%) IT Architect
5 13 (14.61%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.74%) Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Security Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Security Specialist
8 5 (5.62%) Information Security Specialist
8 5 (5.62%) Information Specialist
9 4 (4.49%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Head of IT
9 4 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.37%) Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Support
10 3 (3.37%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) XML
2 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) Management Information System
1 16 (17.98%) Visualisation
2 9 (10.11%) SecurID
3 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.25%) Online Games
4 2 (2.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (34.83%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Windows
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) Solaris
6 1 (1.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Change Management
2 28 (31.46%) ITIL
3 23 (25.84%) Information Security
4 17 (19.10%) Project Management
5 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.87%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.62%) Network Design
8 5 (5.62%) Time Management
8 5 (5.62%) Network Management
9 4 (4.49%) Kanban
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (4.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.49%) TOGAF
10 3 (3.37%) Service Management
10 3 (3.37%) Identity Management
10 3 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.37%) Capacity Management
10 3 (3.37%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) SQL
2 3 (3.37%) C
3 2 (2.25%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (69.66%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (37.08%) CCNP
3 31 (34.83%) CCNA
4 15 (16.85%) CCSE
5 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.99%) Degree
7 7 (7.87%) CCIE
7 7 (7.87%) CCSA
8 5 (5.62%) CISA
8 5 (5.62%) CISM
8 5 (5.62%) CISSP
8 5 (5.62%) GPEN
9 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.37%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (3.37%) GWAPT
10 3 (3.37%) RHCE
11 2 (2.25%) GCED
11 2 (2.25%) CSSLP
12 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.74%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.62%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.49%) Nmap
5 4 (4.49%) vSphere
6 3 (3.37%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.37%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.12%) Squid
8 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.12%) XenApp
8 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.87%) Nessus
3 3 (3.37%) OpenView
3 3 (3.37%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.25%) Cacti
5 1 (1.12%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 77 (86.52%) Cisco
2 28 (31.46%) Juniper
3 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.09%) VMware
5 19 (21.35%) HP
6 18 (20.22%) F5
7 17 (19.10%) Red Hat
8 16 (17.98%) ProCurve
9 7 (7.87%) Crossbeam
9 7 (7.87%) Fujitsu
10 6 (6.74%) Blue Coat
10 6 (6.74%) Citrix
11 5 (5.62%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.49%) Rackspace
12 4 (4.49%) Riverbed
13 3 (3.37%) Aruba
13 3 (3.37%) ArcSight
13 3 (3.37%) Oracle
13 3 (3.37%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Comprehensive Bens
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