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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 102 98 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +54
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 35 32 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.72% 1.67% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 3.21% 3.43% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £29,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,485
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
1092 934 1454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.66% 48.67% 52.64%
Number of salaries quoted 850 689 1164
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,290 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -19 13 £38,750 +27.04% 1
Hemel Hempstead -6 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Stevenage +24 4 £40,000 +31.14%
Hitchin - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £26,500 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 -
Hertford - 1 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (83.33%) Cisco
2 42 (77.78%) Firewall
3 31 (57.41%) WAN
4 28 (51.85%) LAN
5 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
5 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
6 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (40.74%) VPN
8 19 (35.19%) Juniper
9 18 (33.33%) CCNP
9 18 (33.33%) Network Security
10 16 (29.63%) F5
11 14 (25.93%) Problem Management
11 14 (25.93%) MPLS
11 14 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (24.07%) Windows
12 13 (24.07%) Change Control
13 12 (22.22%) SLA
13 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
13 12 (22.22%) CCSA
14 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
14 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
15 9 (16.67%) Fortinet
15 9 (16.67%) Citrix
15 9 (16.67%) Junos
15 9 (16.67%) FortiGate
15 9 (16.67%) FirePass
16 8 (14.81%) Apache
16 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
16 8 (14.81%) Java

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (14.81%) Apache
1 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) Lync
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (77.78%) Firewall
2 31 (57.41%) WAN
3 28 (51.85%) LAN
4 22 (40.74%) VPN
5 18 (33.33%) Network Security
6 14 (25.93%) MPLS
6 14 (25.93%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (16.67%) Junos
7 9 (16.67%) FirePass
8 8 (14.81%) DNS
8 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.81%) DHCP
8 8 (14.81%) VLAN
9 7 (12.96%) Multicast
10 6 (11.11%) FTP
10 6 (11.11%) BIG-IP
11 4 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (7.41%) BGP
11 4 (7.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
3 6 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Network Security Engineer
2 14 (25.93%) Security Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Applications Support
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Project Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Project Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Designer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Designer
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
1 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.70%) FMCG
2 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Problem Management
2 13 (24.07%) Change Control
3 11 (20.37%) Asset Management
3 11 (20.37%) Incident Management
4 5 (9.26%) Network Design
4 5 (9.26%) Service Management
4 5 (9.26%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Network Management
5 4 (7.41%) Coaching
5 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.56%) Document Management
6 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.56%) ITSM
6 3 (5.56%) BCP
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) Java
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C
2 2 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (33.33%) CCNP
4 12 (22.22%) CCSA
5 6 (11.11%) CCIE
5 6 (11.11%) CCNA
6 3 (5.56%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) CCSE
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Terminal Server
2 6 (11.11%) Samba
3 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) Xen
4 3 (5.56%) NLBS
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.56%) WSUS
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) Cisco
2 19 (35.19%) Juniper
3 16 (29.63%) F5
4 9 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 9 (16.67%) Citrix
5 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.26%) Blue Coat
7 4 (7.41%) Crossbeam
7 4 (7.41%) McAfee
7 4 (7.41%) Sourcefire
8 3 (5.56%) Planview
8 3 (5.56%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
9 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.70%) SAP
10 1 (1.85%) VocaLink
10 1 (1.85%) Twitter
10 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
Watford, Hertfordshire
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