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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 114 103 117
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 43 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.79% 1.70% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.50% 3.16% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 17
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £40,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,000 £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
1228 1329 1103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.00% 53.72% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1093 812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 25 £50,000 -12.28% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -7 3 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £24,000 -
St Albans - 1 £43,000 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 80 (82.47%) Firewall
2 57 (58.76%) Cisco
3 53 (54.64%) ITIL
4 43 (44.33%) Windows
5 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
6 34 (35.05%) VMware
6 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (34.02%) Information Security
8 28 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (25.77%) LAN
10 24 (24.74%) Linux
10 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
11 23 (23.71%) Change Management
12 21 (21.65%) HP
13 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
14 19 (19.59%) Juniper
14 19 (19.59%) CCNP
14 19 (19.59%) WAN
15 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
16 17 (17.53%) Websense
16 17 (17.53%) Network Security
17 16 (16.49%) IronPort
17 16 (16.49%) vSphere
17 16 (16.49%) Incident Management
18 15 (15.46%) Office 365
18 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (15.46%) Norton AntiVirus
18 15 (15.46%) Symantec
18 15 (15.46%) MS Office
18 15 (15.46%) MS Exchange

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (15.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.09%) Lync
4 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS Project
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.46%) Office 365
2 13 (13.40%) PaaS
2 13 (13.40%) Mimecast
3 5 (5.15%) IaaS
4 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (82.47%) Firewall
2 25 (25.77%) LAN
3 19 (19.59%) WAN
4 17 (17.53%) Network Security
5 10 (10.31%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (9.28%) Wireless
6 9 (9.28%) DSL
7 7 (7.22%) DNS
7 7 (7.22%) BGP
8 6 (6.19%) SNMP
8 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
8 6 (6.19%) MPLS
8 6 (6.19%) OSPF
9 5 (5.15%) EIGRP
9 5 (5.15%) BIG-IP
9 5 (5.15%) VLAN
10 4 (4.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.12%) IP Telephony
10 4 (4.12%) SSL
10 4 (4.12%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.03%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (14.43%) Retail
2 11 (11.34%) Finance
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Advertising
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Network Engineer
3 12 (12.37%) Consultant
3 12 (12.37%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.34%) Security Consultant
4 11 (11.34%) IT Security Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) Security Analyst
6 9 (9.28%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Support Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.19%) Network Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 6 (6.19%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (5.15%) IT Operations Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Architect
10 5 (5.15%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) Web Services
2 1 (1.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Data Centre
2 15 (15.46%) Management Information System
3 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.22%) Fat Client
4 7 (7.22%) Thin Client
5 6 (6.19%) e-Health
6 5 (5.15%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.15%) Statistics
7 4 (4.12%) PKI
8 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.33%) Windows
2 24 (24.74%) Linux
3 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.15%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (54.64%) ITIL
2 33 (34.02%) Information Security
3 23 (23.71%) Change Management
4 16 (16.49%) Incident Management
5 13 (13.40%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
7 11 (11.34%) Security Architecture
7 11 (11.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (11.34%) Security Management
7 11 (11.34%) Risk Management
7 11 (11.34%) Patch Management
7 11 (11.34%) Security Patching
8 10 (10.31%) Network Design
9 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2
9 9 (9.28%) IT Governance
9 9 (9.28%) Coaching
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
10 6 (6.19%) Migration
10 6 (6.19%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.59%) CCNP
3 10 (10.31%) CCNA
3 10 (10.31%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (6.19%) CCSA
4 6 (6.19%) JNCIA
4 6 (6.19%) Degree
4 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.15%) CCIE
6 4 (4.12%) CCSE
6 4 (4.12%) CISSP
7 1 (1.03%) PMP
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) QA
2 8 (8.25%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (35.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (20.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (16.49%) vSphere
4 12 (12.37%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (10.31%) Hyper-V
6 8 (8.25%) VirtualBox
7 3 (3.09%) Xen
7 3 (3.09%) NLBS
8 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (11.34%) Nessus
2 11 (11.34%) Nagios
3 9 (9.28%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (6.19%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (6.19%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (3.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (58.76%) Cisco
2 36 (37.11%) Microsoft
3 34 (35.05%) VMware
4 21 (21.65%) HP
5 19 (19.59%) Juniper
6 17 (17.53%) Websense
7 16 (16.49%) IronPort
8 15 (15.46%) Symantec
9 13 (13.40%) Red Hat
10 11 (11.34%) Citrix
10 11 (11.34%) Trend Micro
10 11 (11.34%) Sophos
11 9 (9.28%) Tripwire
11 9 (9.28%) McAfee
12 8 (8.25%) F5
12 8 (8.25%) ProCurve
13 6 (6.19%) CA
14 4 (4.12%) LogRhythm
14 4 (4.12%) Sourcefire
15 2 (2.06%) Dell
Royston, Hertfordshire
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