The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 36 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 93 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.32% 3.92% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 14.33% 8.67% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 87 31 19
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
649 542 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.10% 45.24% 43.74%
Number of salaries quoted 499 457 311
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South East

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 15 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -22 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Maidstone -32 4 £23,000 -
Dartford -1 3 £26,500 -37.64%
Sevenoaks -7 2 £40,000 -5.88%
West Malling -2 1 £23,500 -62.40%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 118 (88.06%) Cisco
2 111 (82.84%) Firewall
3 81 (60.45%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (59.70%) CCNA
5 69 (51.49%) Juniper
6 59 (44.03%) Network Security
7 57 (42.54%) LAN
8 54 (40.30%) WAN
9 33 (24.63%) ITIL
10 32 (23.88%) F5
11 30 (22.39%) Windows
12 29 (21.64%) Network Management
13 26 (19.40%) CCSA
14 25 (18.66%) Change Control
15 21 (15.67%) SLA
15 21 (15.67%) Websense
16 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
16 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
16 20 (14.93%) VMware
16 20 (14.93%) Telecoms
16 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (14.18%) Blue Coat
17 19 (14.18%) MS Exchange
18 18 (13.43%) IBM
19 17 (12.69%) CCNP
19 17 (12.69%) Backup Exec
20 16 (11.94%) BT
20 16 (11.94%) Citrix
20 16 (11.94%) Firmware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (14.18%) MS Exchange
1 19 (14.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (5.22%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.75%) IIS
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.97%) MS Office
3 7 (5.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 111 (82.84%) Firewall
2 59 (44.03%) Network Security
3 57 (42.54%) LAN
4 54 (40.30%) WAN
5 14 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (9.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (9.70%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (9.70%) MPLS
7 12 (8.96%) OSPF
7 12 (8.96%) BGP
8 11 (8.21%) Wireless
8 11 (8.21%) BIG-IP
9 10 (7.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (5.97%) TCP/IP
11 7 (5.22%) DNS
12 6 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (4.48%) VoIP
12 6 (4.48%) Internet
13 5 (3.73%) VPN
14 4 (2.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (14.93%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.45%) Finance
3 3 (2.24%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (41.04%) Network Engineer
2 32 (23.88%) Network Support
3 19 (14.18%) Analyst
3 19 (14.18%) Consultant
3 19 (14.18%) Security Engineer
4 17 (12.69%) Firewall Support
5 15 (11.19%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (10.45%) Cisco Support
7 13 (9.70%) Support Analyst
7 13 (9.70%) Security Analyst
8 12 (8.96%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (8.21%) Network Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) Network Support Analyst
9 11 (8.21%) Network Security Analyst
10 10 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (6.72%) Technical Consultant
11 9 (6.72%) Support Engineer
11 9 (6.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (6.72%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) Rendezvous
2 1 (0.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.94%) Firmware
2 9 (6.72%) Clustering
3 6 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.39%) Windows
2 20 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (6.72%) Windows XP
5 8 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.75%) UNIX
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.63%) ITIL
2 29 (21.64%) Network Management
3 25 (18.66%) Change Control
4 16 (11.94%) Project Management
5 14 (10.45%) PRINCE2
5 14 (10.45%) Network Design
6 12 (8.96%) Problem Management
7 9 (6.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (6.72%) Service Delivery
7 9 (6.72%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (5.97%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.22%) Business Continuity
9 7 (5.22%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.48%) Information Security
10 6 (4.48%) Change Management
10 6 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (4.48%) SIEM
11 5 (3.73%) Network Architecture
12 4 (2.99%) Risk Management
12 4 (2.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.75%) C
1 1 (0.75%) Java
1 1 (0.75%) Perl
1 1 (0.75%) SQL
1 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
1 1 (0.75%) Korn
1 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 81 (60.45%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (59.70%) CCNA
3 26 (19.40%) CCSA
4 17 (12.69%) CCNP
5 15 (11.19%) Security Cleared
6 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (8.96%) MCSE
6 12 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (7.46%) MCSA
8 8 (5.97%) JNCIA
9 7 (5.22%) HNC
9 7 (5.22%) MBA
10 4 (2.99%) Degree
10 4 (2.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.67%) SLA
2 6 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.24%) QA
System Software
1 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.19%) XenApp
3 12 (8.96%) XenDesktop
3 12 (8.96%) vSphere
4 8 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.48%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (12.69%) Backup Exec
2 12 (8.96%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (8.21%) Foglight
4 9 (6.72%) SCCM
4 9 (6.72%) SCOM
5 6 (4.48%) OpenView
6 3 (2.24%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 118 (88.06%) Cisco
2 69 (51.49%) Juniper
3 32 (23.88%) F5
4 21 (15.67%) Websense
5 20 (14.93%) VMware
6 19 (14.18%) Blue Coat
7 18 (13.43%) IBM
8 16 (11.94%) Citrix
8 16 (11.94%) BT
9 15 (11.19%) SolarWinds
10 12 (8.96%) Veeam
11 10 (7.46%) Sun
12 8 (5.97%) Microsoft
13 7 (5.22%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (5.22%) Neolane
14 6 (4.48%) Proofpoint
14 6 (4.48%) Tripwire
15 5 (3.73%) McAfee
15 5 (3.73%) HP
16 4 (2.99%) Tufin
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