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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 108 98 155
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +57
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 37 49 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 2.08% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 4.13% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 5
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
1210 1187 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.61% 50.28% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 958 927 1211
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,300 £57,500
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 1 April 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 April 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 +1 15 £43,250 +8.12%
Hemel Hempstead -22 7 £55,000 -
Stevenage +22 6 - -
Hitchin - 3 - -
St Albans - 3 £41,500 - 2
Borehamwood - 1 £32,500 - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £35,000 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 66 (85.71%) Cisco
2 59 (76.62%) Firewall
3 35 (45.45%) LAN
4 34 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (41.56%) WAN
6 31 (40.26%) SC Cleared
6 31 (40.26%) Security Cleared
7 28 (36.36%) Juniper
8 27 (35.06%) CCNP
9 24 (31.17%) Network Security
10 21 (27.27%) Windows
11 19 (24.68%) VPN
12 18 (23.38%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (23.38%) CCSA
12 18 (23.38%) Problem Management
13 16 (20.78%) Citrix
13 16 (20.78%) F5
14 15 (19.48%) MPLS
15 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
15 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
15 13 (16.88%) Change Control
16 12 (15.58%) SLA
16 12 (15.58%) DSL
16 12 (15.58%) VMware
16 12 (15.58%) Incident Management
16 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (14.29%) MS Office
17 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
18 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
18 10 (12.99%) Service Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.39%) Apache
2 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) Lync
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.60%) JBoss
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) IaaS
2 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (76.62%) Firewall
2 35 (45.45%) LAN
3 32 (41.56%) WAN
4 24 (31.17%) Network Security
5 19 (24.68%) VPN
6 18 (23.38%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (19.48%) MPLS
8 12 (15.58%) DSL
9 9 (11.69%) Wireless
9 9 (11.69%) BIG-IP
9 9 (11.69%) FirePass
9 9 (11.69%) Junos
10 7 (9.09%) TCP/IP
11 6 (7.79%) OSPF
11 6 (7.79%) BGP
11 6 (7.79%) DNS
11 6 (7.79%) FTP
11 6 (7.79%) SNMP
12 5 (6.49%) DHCP
12 5 (6.49%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.90%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Network Engineer
2 23 (29.87%) Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (18.18%) Security Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (12.99%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Security Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Operations Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Project Support Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) Test Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Thin Client
1 6 (7.79%) Blackberry
1 6 (7.79%) e-Health
1 6 (7.79%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.90%) PKI
3 2 (2.60%) Blog
3 2 (2.60%) FMCG
4 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.79%) UNIX
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.90%) Linux
7 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.38%) Problem Management
2 13 (16.88%) Change Control
3 12 (15.58%) Incident Management
4 11 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 10 (12.99%) Service Management
6 9 (11.69%) ITIL
7 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.39%) Business Continuity
8 7 (9.09%) ITSM
8 7 (9.09%) BCP
8 7 (9.09%) Performance Management
8 7 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (5.19%) Migration
9 4 (5.19%) Coaching
10 3 (3.90%) People Management
10 3 (3.90%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Project Management
10 3 (3.90%) Information Security
10 3 (3.90%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 8 (10.39%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (40.26%) SC Cleared
2 31 (40.26%) Security Cleared
3 27 (35.06%) CCNP
4 18 (23.38%) CCSA
5 7 (9.09%) CCNA
5 7 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 7 (9.09%) CCIE
6 5 (6.49%) CCSE
7 3 (3.90%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.99%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.79%) Terminal Server
4 6 (7.79%) Samba
4 6 (7.79%) Xen
4 6 (7.79%) NLBS
5 2 (2.60%) vSphere
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) FortiGate
2 6 (7.79%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (7.79%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (7.79%) WSUS
3 3 (3.90%) Cacti
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 66 (85.71%) Cisco
2 28 (36.36%) Juniper
3 16 (20.78%) Citrix
3 16 (20.78%) F5
4 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
5 12 (15.58%) VMware
6 9 (11.69%) Fortinet
7 8 (10.39%) Sourcefire
8 6 (7.79%) McAfee
8 6 (7.79%) CA
9 5 (6.49%) HP
9 5 (6.49%) Crossbeam
10 4 (5.19%) LogRhythm
11 3 (3.90%) Planview
11 3 (3.90%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.90%) Websense
11 3 (3.90%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.60%) Tripwire
12 2 (2.60%) JD Edwards
12 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
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