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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 97 112 142
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 55 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.45% 1.43% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 2.84% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 6
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
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
1252 1268 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.77% 50.24% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1013 951
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +14 21 £42,500 -1.73% 3
Welwyn Garden City - 10 £47,500 -
Rickmansworth - 8 £35,000 -
Stevenage +18 5 - -
St Albans - 5 £41,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -14 3 £55,000 -4.34%
Borehamwood - 2 £32,500 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (84.27%) Firewall
2 58 (65.17%) Cisco
3 37 (41.57%) ITIL
4 34 (38.20%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (34.83%) LAN
6 30 (33.71%) Windows
7 26 (29.21%) CCNP
8 25 (28.09%) VMware
8 25 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
9 24 (26.97%) WAN
10 20 (22.47%) Juniper
11 19 (21.35%) Problem Management
12 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
12 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
12 18 (20.22%) Network Security
13 17 (19.10%) Change Management
14 16 (17.98%) CCSA
14 16 (17.98%) Information Security
14 16 (17.98%) MS Office
15 15 (16.85%) HP
15 15 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (16.85%) Incident Management
16 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (15.73%) Telecoms
17 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
17 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
18 12 (13.48%) Linux
18 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (13.48%) MPLS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (14.61%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.37%) Lync
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.12%) IIS
6 1 (1.12%) JBoss
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Office
2 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.24%) Office 365
2 9 (10.11%) Mimecast
3 8 (8.99%) PaaS
4 5 (5.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (84.27%) Firewall
2 31 (34.83%) LAN
3 24 (26.97%) WAN
4 18 (20.22%) Network Security
5 15 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (13.48%) MPLS
6 12 (13.48%) DSL
7 9 (10.11%) Wireless
8 8 (8.99%) OSPF
8 8 (8.99%) BGP
8 8 (8.99%) BIG-IP
9 7 (7.87%) EIGRP
10 6 (6.74%) SNMP
11 5 (5.62%) VPN
11 5 (5.62%) DNS
12 4 (4.49%) SSL
12 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.49%) RIP
12 4 (4.49%) DHCP
12 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.25%) dBASE
2 1 (1.12%) MySQL
2 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.37%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (15.73%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 9 (10.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Network Engineer
2 23 (25.84%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Consultant
4 10 (11.24%) Security Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Security Consultant
4 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (6.74%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Network Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.62%) Network Security Consultant
8 5 (5.62%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Architect
8 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.74%) Thin Client
2 6 (6.74%) Fat Client
2 6 (6.74%) e-Health
3 5 (5.62%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.49%) PKI
4 4 (4.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 30 (33.71%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) ITIL
2 19 (21.35%) Problem Management
3 17 (19.10%) Change Management
4 16 (17.98%) Information Security
5 15 (16.85%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.24%) Coaching
7 9 (10.11%) Change Control
7 9 (10.11%) Service Management
7 9 (10.11%) Asset Management
7 9 (10.11%) Business Continuity
8 8 (8.99%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.87%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.87%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (7.87%) BCP
9 7 (7.87%) ITSM
10 6 (6.74%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (6.74%) Network Design
11 5 (5.62%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (5.62%) Migration
12 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.12%) VBScript
2 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (29.21%) CCNP
3 18 (20.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
4 16 (17.98%) CCSA
5 11 (12.36%) CCNA
6 7 (7.87%) JNCIA
7 6 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (5.62%) CCSE
9 4 (4.49%) CCIE
9 4 (4.49%) Degree
10 3 (3.37%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) SLA
2 6 (6.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.49%) QA
4 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (28.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.99%) vSphere
5 6 (6.74%) NLBS
5 6 (6.74%) Xen
6 5 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.37%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (6.74%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (6.74%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (6.74%) WSUS
3 4 (4.49%) Nagios
3 4 (4.49%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (4.49%) Nessus
4 3 (3.37%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 58 (65.17%) Cisco
2 25 (28.09%) VMware
3 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.47%) Juniper
5 15 (16.85%) HP
6 12 (13.48%) IronPort
7 11 (12.36%) Symantec
8 10 (11.24%) Citrix
8 10 (11.24%) Websense
8 10 (11.24%) F5
9 9 (10.11%) Trend Micro
10 8 (8.99%) Red Hat
11 7 (7.87%) ProCurve
12 6 (6.74%) CA
13 4 (4.49%) McAfee
13 4 (4.49%) Sophos
13 4 (4.49%) LogRhythm
13 4 (4.49%) Crossbeam
13 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
13 4 (4.49%) Tripwire
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