The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich - - 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
CheckPoint
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
115 115 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 40.07% 39.52% 54.37%
Number of salaries quoted 94 101 152
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Ipswich

CheckPoint
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) CCSE
2 5 (83.33%) SSH
2 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) SSH
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Testing Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCSE
1 5 (83.33%) CCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Check Point Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Sourcefire
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco