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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 108 83 149
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +66
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 35 53 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.69% 2.53% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 5.10% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 8
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £39,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,455
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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
1138 1039 1471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.92% 49.69% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 899 777 1188
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,644 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -10 12 £44,000 +24.82% 2
Hemel Hempstead -16 12 £40,000 -27.27%
Stevenage +27 4 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Hitchin - 3 - -
St Albans - 2 £43,250 - 1
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 56 (87.50%) Cisco
2 49 (76.56%) Firewall
3 31 (48.44%) WAN
4 30 (46.88%) LAN
5 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
6 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
7 23 (35.94%) Juniper
8 22 (34.38%) CCNP
8 22 (34.38%) Network Security
9 19 (29.69%) VPN
10 18 (28.13%) Problem Management
11 16 (25.00%) F5
11 16 (25.00%) Windows
12 15 (23.44%) MPLS
13 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (21.88%) CCSA
14 13 (20.31%) Citrix
14 13 (20.31%) Change Control
15 12 (18.75%) SLA
15 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
16 11 (17.19%) Asset Management
16 11 (17.19%) Incident Management
17 10 (15.63%) VMware
17 10 (15.63%) Service Management
17 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
17 10 (15.63%) MS Office
17 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (14.06%) Junos
18 9 (14.06%) FortiGate

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (76.56%) Firewall
2 31 (48.44%) WAN
3 30 (46.88%) LAN
4 22 (34.38%) Network Security
5 19 (29.69%) VPN
6 15 (23.44%) MPLS
7 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (14.06%) BIG-IP
8 9 (14.06%) FirePass
8 9 (14.06%) Junos
9 8 (12.50%) DSL
10 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
11 6 (9.38%) DNS
11 6 (9.38%) FTP
11 6 (9.38%) OSPF
11 6 (9.38%) BGP
12 5 (7.81%) EIGRP
12 5 (7.81%) VLAN
12 5 (7.81%) Wireless
12 5 (7.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) TestDirector
2 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (28.13%) Analyst
3 14 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Security Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Consultant
7 6 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (9.38%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.25%) Network Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Security Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.69%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Project Support Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Security Designer
10 2 (3.13%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Thin Client
1 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.13%) FMCG
2 2 (3.13%) e-Health
2 2 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.38%) UNIX
5 2 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Problem Management
2 13 (20.31%) Change Control
3 11 (17.19%) Asset Management
3 11 (17.19%) Incident Management
4 10 (15.63%) Service Management
5 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 7 (10.94%) ITSM
6 7 (10.94%) ITIL
6 7 (10.94%) BCP
6 7 (10.94%) Performance Management
6 7 (10.94%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Network Management
7 3 (4.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Test Management
7 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (42.19%) SC Cleared
2 27 (42.19%) Security Cleared
3 22 (34.38%) CCNP
4 14 (21.88%) CCSA
5 7 (10.94%) CCIE
6 6 (9.38%) CCNA
7 4 (6.25%) CCSE
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIA
8 3 (4.69%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
9 2 (3.13%) VCP4
10 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.38%) Terminal Server
4 6 (9.38%) Samba
4 6 (9.38%) Xen
4 6 (9.38%) NLBS
5 1 (1.56%) vSphere
5 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) FortiGate
2 6 (9.38%) WSUS
3 3 (4.69%) Cacti
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.13%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 56 (87.50%) Cisco
2 23 (35.94%) Juniper
3 16 (25.00%) F5
4 13 (20.31%) Citrix
5 10 (15.63%) VMware
5 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.06%) Fortinet
7 7 (10.94%) Sourcefire
8 5 (7.81%) Crossbeam
9 4 (6.25%) McAfee
10 3 (4.69%) Planview
10 3 (4.69%) Blue Coat
10 3 (4.69%) HP
10 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.69%) LogRhythm
11 2 (3.13%) CA
11 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (3.13%) SAP
11 2 (3.13%) JD Edwards
12 1 (1.56%) Websense
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago