The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 36 85 24
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -61
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 63 10 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.57% 0.93% 7.61%
As % of the Vendors category 12.60% 2.35% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 62 8 58
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £21,700 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
500 425 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.14% 39.72% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 414 363 348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Kent

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Kent

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Maidstone +8 12 £33,250 -26.11% 5
Dartford -3 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Folkestone - 6 £34,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £50,000 -
West Malling - 2 £29,500 - 3
Sevenoaks - 1 £37,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 131 (89.73%) Firewall
2 115 (78.77%) Cisco
3 72 (49.32%) Juniper
4 67 (45.89%) WAN
4 67 (45.89%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (41.78%) LAN
6 54 (36.99%) Windows
6 54 (36.99%) F5
7 47 (32.19%) CCNA
8 45 (30.82%) Websense
9 40 (27.40%) ITIL
10 37 (25.34%) Linux
10 37 (25.34%) Network Security
11 35 (23.97%) Information Security
12 34 (23.29%) Blue Coat
13 31 (21.23%) Finance
13 31 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
14 29 (19.86%) CCSA
14 29 (19.86%) PCI DSS
15 27 (18.49%) CCNP
15 27 (18.49%) Internet
15 27 (18.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
16 26 (17.81%) SIEM
17 25 (17.12%) Management Information System
18 24 (16.44%) Network Management
18 24 (16.44%) Change Control
19 23 (15.75%) Cisco PIX
20 22 (15.07%) PRINCE2
20 22 (15.07%) CCSE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (8.90%) MS Exchange
1 13 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.27%) MS Office
1 15 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 131 (89.73%) Firewall
2 67 (45.89%) WAN
3 61 (41.78%) LAN
4 37 (25.34%) Network Security
5 31 (21.23%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (18.49%) Internet
7 23 (15.75%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (13.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 20 (13.70%) BGP
9 18 (12.33%) OSPF
10 16 (10.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 12 (8.22%) MPLS
12 9 (6.16%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (6.16%) Wireless
13 8 (5.48%) VPN
14 7 (4.79%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (4.11%) Junos
15 6 (4.11%) BIG-IP
15 6 (4.11%) TCP/IP
16 5 (3.42%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 31 (21.23%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.74%) Legal
4 3 (2.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Banking
5 2 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (29.45%) Consultant
2 35 (23.97%) Network Engineer
3 25 (17.12%) Security Consultant
4 21 (14.38%) Security Engineer
5 13 (8.90%) IT Security Consultant
5 13 (8.90%) IT Consultant
6 12 (8.22%) Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.53%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.85%) Escalation Engineer
9 9 (6.16%) Network Support
9 9 (6.16%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.16%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (6.16%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (5.48%) Team Leader
10 8 (5.48%) Information Security Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.68%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Management Information System
2 19 (13.01%) Firmware
3 3 (2.05%) Clustering
4 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.99%) Windows
2 37 (25.34%) Linux
3 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (10.27%) Windows 7
4 15 (10.27%) Windows XP
5 13 (8.90%) AIX
6 11 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.40%) ITIL
2 35 (23.97%) Information Security
3 26 (17.81%) SIEM
4 24 (16.44%) Change Control
4 24 (16.44%) Network Management
5 22 (15.07%) PRINCE2
6 21 (14.38%) E-Commerce
6 21 (14.38%) Kalman Filter
7 14 (9.59%) Project Management
7 14 (9.59%) Network Design
8 13 (8.90%) Change Management
9 9 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (6.16%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.16%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.16%) System Testing
10 8 (5.48%) Business Continuity
10 8 (5.48%) PRINCE
10 8 (5.48%) CRM
11 7 (4.79%) Load Balancing
11 7 (4.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.27%) SQL
2 5 (3.42%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (45.89%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (32.19%) CCNA
3 29 (19.86%) CCSA
4 27 (18.49%) CCNP
5 22 (15.07%) CCSE
6 21 (14.38%) JNCIS
7 18 (12.33%) Degree
8 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
9 11 (7.53%) CISSP
10 10 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (6.16%) JNCIA
11 9 (6.16%) MCSE
12 7 (4.79%) SSCP
12 7 (4.79%) CISA
13 4 (2.74%) MCSA
13 4 (2.74%) CCIE
13 4 (2.74%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.37%) CCSP
14 2 (1.37%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.86%) PCI DSS
2 27 (18.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (8.22%) SLA
4 5 (3.42%) QA
5 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.59%) XenApp
3 10 (6.85%) vSphere
4 9 (6.16%) XenDesktop
5 7 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (2.74%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (4.79%) Backup Exec
3 6 (4.11%) Foglight
4 4 (2.74%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.74%) SCCM
5 3 (2.05%) SCOM
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 115 (78.77%) Cisco
2 72 (49.32%) Juniper
3 54 (36.99%) F5
4 45 (30.82%) Websense
5 34 (23.29%) Blue Coat
6 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
7 20 (13.70%) VMware
8 16 (10.96%) Citrix
8 16 (10.96%) Aruba
9 15 (10.27%) BT
10 14 (9.59%) Tripwire
10 14 (9.59%) McAfee
11 13 (8.90%) Apple
11 13 (8.90%) Oracle
11 13 (8.90%) SonicWALL
11 13 (8.90%) Lumension
11 13 (8.90%) SolarWinds
12 12 (8.22%) Proofpoint
12 12 (8.22%) IBM
13 8 (5.48%) Fortinet
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45450.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £60000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Elliott James consulting
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago