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 1 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 121 119 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 33 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.35% 1.36% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 2.63% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 15
Average salary £49,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.78% +53.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,275 £41,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
1209 1219 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.63% 51.67% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1014 992 790
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 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
Watford 0 23 £50,250 -11.06%
Hemel Hempstead +4 2 - -
St Albans - 2 £41,500 - 3
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 75 (83.33%) Firewall
2 50 (55.56%) ITIL
2 50 (55.56%) Cisco
3 40 (44.44%) Windows
4 34 (37.78%) Information Security
5 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 30 (33.33%) VMware
6 30 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (28.89%) Data Centre
7 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (26.67%) Linux
9 23 (25.56%) Change Management
10 21 (23.33%) LAN
10 21 (23.33%) HP
11 19 (21.11%) Juniper
12 18 (20.00%) Websense
12 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 17 (18.89%) Retail
13 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
14 16 (17.78%) IronPort
15 15 (16.67%) vSphere
15 15 (16.67%) Office 365
15 15 (16.67%) Management Information System
15 15 (16.67%) WAN
15 15 (16.67%) CCNP
15 15 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
15 15 (16.67%) Symantec
15 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (12.22%) SharePoint
1 11 (12.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.33%) Lync
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.67%) Office 365
2 13 (14.44%) PaaS
2 13 (14.44%) Mimecast
3 5 (5.56%) IaaS
4 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (83.33%) Firewall
2 21 (23.33%) LAN
3 15 (16.67%) WAN
4 13 (14.44%) Network Security
5 11 (12.22%) Wireless
6 9 (10.00%) DNS
7 7 (7.78%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (7.78%) BGP
7 7 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (7.78%) VLAN
8 6 (6.67%) OSPF
8 6 (6.67%) EIGRP
8 6 (6.67%) VRRP
8 6 (6.67%) RIP
8 6 (6.67%) HSRP
9 5 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (5.56%) DHCP
9 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.56%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (18.89%) Retail
2 11 (12.22%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 4 (4.44%) Games
5 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (15.56%) Network Engineer
3 12 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Security Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) IT Security Engineer
5 10 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) Consultant
7 8 (8.89%) Support Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Security Consultant
8 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Operations Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (4.44%) Linux Support
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 14 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.56%) Statistics
5 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
5 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.44%) PKI
6 3 (3.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 40 (44.44%) Windows
2 24 (26.67%) Linux
3 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) ITIL
2 34 (37.78%) Information Security
3 23 (25.56%) Change Management
4 17 (18.89%) Incident Management
5 13 (14.44%) Network Design
5 13 (14.44%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (12.22%) Security Architecture
6 11 (12.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (12.22%) Patch Management
6 11 (12.22%) Security Patching
6 11 (12.22%) Security Management
6 11 (12.22%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.11%) IT Governance
8 9 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (8.89%) Coaching
9 8 (8.89%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.67%) Project Management
11 5 (5.56%) Migration
11 5 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (28.89%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (16.67%) CCNP
3 12 (13.33%) CCNA
4 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.56%) Degree
6 4 (4.44%) CCIE
6 4 (4.44%) CISSP
7 3 (3.33%) CCSA
7 3 (3.33%) JNCIA
7 3 (3.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) CCSE
8 1 (1.11%) PMP
8 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 9 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 6 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.67%) vSphere
3 11 (12.22%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.89%) VirtualBox
5 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (12.22%) Nessus
2 11 (12.22%) Nagios
3 10 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.33%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.33%) Cacti
5 2 (2.22%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) Cisco
2 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (33.33%) VMware
4 21 (23.33%) HP
5 19 (21.11%) Juniper
6 18 (20.00%) Websense
7 16 (17.78%) IronPort
8 15 (16.67%) Symantec
9 13 (14.44%) Red Hat
10 12 (13.33%) Sophos
11 11 (12.22%) Trend Micro
11 11 (12.22%) F5
12 10 (11.11%) McAfee
12 10 (11.11%) Tripwire
13 8 (8.89%) ProCurve
14 7 (7.78%) Citrix
15 3 (3.33%) CA
15 3 (3.33%) SolarWinds
15 3 (3.33%) Crossbeam
16 2 (2.22%) Dell
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