The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 6.25% - 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Home Counties region.

Vendors Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 62.50% 39.53% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 16
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Home Counties region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the Home Counties

CheckPoint
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) GPG13

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Websense
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat