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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 115 110 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 24 33 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.64% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% 3.06% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 29
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
1157 1080 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.22% 53.52% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 969 845 714
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Watford +4 4 £72,500 +81.25%
Stevenage -6 1 £65,000 +62.50% 1
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 44 (83.02%) Firewall
2 40 (75.47%) Cisco
3 24 (45.28%) VPN
4 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (37.74%) SAN
6 19 (35.85%) DNS
6 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
6 19 (35.85%) Network Design
7 18 (33.96%) LAN
7 18 (33.96%) HP
8 17 (32.08%) Windows
8 17 (32.08%) VMware
8 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
9 16 (30.19%) DHCP
10 15 (28.30%) WAN
10 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
10 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (26.42%) Network Security
11 14 (26.42%) CCNP
11 14 (26.42%) CCNA
11 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
11 14 (26.42%) Juniper
12 13 (24.53%) Finance
12 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (24.53%) F5
13 12 (22.64%) Avaya
14 11 (20.75%) Dell
14 11 (20.75%) ITIL
14 11 (20.75%) SQL Server

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Office
3 5 (9.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (83.02%) Firewall
2 24 (45.28%) VPN
3 20 (37.74%) SAN
4 19 (35.85%) DNS
5 18 (33.96%) LAN
6 16 (30.19%) DHCP
7 15 (28.30%) WAN
8 14 (26.42%) Network Security
9 13 (24.53%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (18.87%) MPLS
11 9 (16.98%) Spanning Tree
12 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.09%) Wireless
13 7 (13.21%) HSRP
13 7 (13.21%) VRRP
14 6 (11.32%) OSPF
15 5 (9.43%) 3G
15 5 (9.43%) ADSL
15 5 (9.43%) BIG-IP
15 5 (9.43%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) dBASE
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Retail
3 5 (9.43%) Games
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Security Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) IT Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) SAN Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) EqualLogic
3 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.21%) Private Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) User Experience
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) Cybercrime
6 2 (3.77%) iPad
7 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.77%) Unix
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Network Design
2 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (20.75%) ITIL
4 8 (15.09%) Network Architecture
5 7 (13.21%) High Availability
6 5 (9.43%) Identity Management
6 5 (9.43%) Information Security
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
6 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
6 5 (9.43%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) Document Management
7 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Security Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) SIEM
7 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.77%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (26.42%) CCNA
2 14 (26.42%) CCNP
3 10 (18.87%) CCSA
4 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
5 7 (13.21%) CCSE
5 7 (13.21%) SC Cleared
6 5 (9.43%) CCIE
7 4 (7.55%) CCDA
7 4 (7.55%) CCDP
8 3 (5.66%) CCSP
8 3 (5.66%) JNCIE
8 3 (5.66%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.77%) CISM
9 2 (3.77%) CISSP
9 2 (3.77%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.89%) CISA
10 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.89%) MCSE
10 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.75%) vSphere
3 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
4 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Cacti
2 2 (3.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.77%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
3 1 (1.89%) Nessus
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Cisco
2 19 (35.85%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) HP
4 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 14 (26.42%) Juniper
6 13 (24.53%) F5
7 12 (22.64%) Avaya
8 11 (20.75%) Dell
9 10 (18.87%) 3PAR
10 5 (9.43%) Crossbeam
10 5 (9.43%) LogRhythm
10 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
10 5 (9.43%) Sophos
10 5 (9.43%) Sourcefire
11 4 (7.55%) Forcepoint
11 4 (7.55%) Palo Alto
12 3 (5.66%) Planview
13 2 (3.77%) Aruba
13 2 (3.77%) Citrix
13 2 (3.77%) Oracle
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago