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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 84 37 88
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +51
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 71 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.19% 6.43% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 12.35% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 67 6
Average salary £23,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
468 575 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.74% 52.04% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 421 493 395
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 -7 4 £21,000 -16.00%
Chatham - 1 £52,500 -
West Malling - 1 £62,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (92.59%) Firewall
3 39 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (70.37%) CCNA
5 29 (53.70%) WAN
6 28 (51.85%) LAN
7 25 (46.30%) Cisco ASA
8 24 (44.44%) CCNP
9 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 18 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
10 16 (29.63%) DNS
10 16 (29.63%) DHCP
11 15 (27.78%) MPLS
11 15 (27.78%) Websense
12 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
13 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
13 13 (24.07%) Open Source
13 13 (24.07%) Juniper
13 13 (24.07%) Migration
13 13 (24.07%) VLAN
14 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
14 11 (20.37%) Linux
14 11 (20.37%) Network Security
15 10 (18.52%) VMware
15 10 (18.52%) CCSA
15 10 (18.52%) Information Security
15 10 (18.52%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) Advertising
17 8 (14.81%) Windows
17 8 (14.81%) Active Directory

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 1 (1.85%) IIS
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 50 (92.59%) Firewall
2 29 (53.70%) WAN
3 28 (51.85%) LAN
4 25 (46.30%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 16 (29.63%) DNS
6 16 (29.63%) DHCP
7 15 (27.78%) MPLS
8 13 (24.07%) VLAN
9 11 (20.37%) Network Security
10 5 (9.26%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (5.56%) Unified Communications
11 3 (5.56%) VoIP
11 3 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (3.70%) OSPF
12 2 (3.70%) BGP
12 2 (3.70%) Internet
12 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Network Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Network Support
5 5 (9.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Firewall Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Firewall Support
6 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) NHS
2 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Solaris
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 13 (24.07%) Migration
2 13 (24.07%) Open Source
3 10 (18.52%) Information Security
4 7 (12.96%) SIEM
5 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Data Security
5 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.56%) Server Hardening
6 3 (5.56%) Security Management
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Network Design
8 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Java
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
1 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.85%) Korn
1 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (72.22%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (70.37%) CCNA
3 24 (44.44%) CCNP
4 10 (18.52%) CCSA
5 6 (11.11%) CCSE
5 6 (11.11%) CISSP
6 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 5 (9.26%) MCSA
6 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.41%) CISM
7 4 (7.41%) Degree
8 2 (3.70%) CCDA
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (3.70%) MCSE
9 1 (1.85%) CCSP
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.07%) PCI DSS
2 5 (9.26%) GPG13
2 5 (9.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) Squid
2 5 (9.26%) vSphere
3 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (27.78%) Websense
3 13 (24.07%) Juniper
4 11 (20.37%) Blue Coat
5 10 (18.52%) VMware
6 8 (14.81%) HP
7 7 (12.96%) F5
7 7 (12.96%) Splunk
8 4 (7.41%) LogRhythm
8 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) Imperva
9 3 (5.56%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.85%) Sun
11 1 (1.85%) McAfee
11 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.85%) Aruba
11 1 (1.85%) Oracle
11 1 (1.85%) Lumension
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 days ago