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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 37 81 45
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 71 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.34% 0.86% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 11.89% 1.91% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 67 6 28
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 472 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.35% 44.95% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 512 394 379
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 14 £25,000 - 1
Sevenoaks - 10 £37,500 -
Dartford -6 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Folkestone - 8 £36,750 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £31,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 141 (90.38%) Firewall
2 122 (78.21%) Cisco
3 78 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (44.87%) Juniper
5 69 (44.23%) CCNA
5 69 (44.23%) WAN
6 65 (41.67%) LAN
7 52 (33.33%) F5
8 46 (29.49%) ITIL
9 45 (28.85%) Windows
10 38 (24.36%) Network Management
11 36 (23.08%) Network Security
11 36 (23.08%) CCSA
12 35 (22.44%) Change Control
13 33 (21.15%) Websense
14 32 (20.51%) Blue Coat
15 28 (17.95%) Telecoms
15 28 (17.95%) Finance
16 26 (16.67%) Firmware
16 26 (16.67%) Internet
17 25 (16.03%) Linux
17 25 (16.03%) PCI DSS
17 25 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 24 (15.38%) SIEM
18 24 (15.38%) PRINCE2
18 24 (15.38%) Information Security
19 23 (14.74%) Management Information System
20 22 (14.10%) E-Commerce
21 21 (13.46%) Project Management
21 21 (13.46%) BT

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 16 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 16 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.69%) MS Office
3 7 (4.49%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 141 (90.38%) Firewall
2 69 (44.23%) WAN
3 65 (41.67%) LAN
4 36 (23.08%) Network Security
5 26 (16.67%) Internet
6 21 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (10.90%) Cisco PIX
7 17 (10.90%) OSPF
7 17 (10.90%) BGP
8 16 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 12 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 11 (7.05%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (6.41%) MPLS
12 9 (5.77%) Wireless
12 9 (5.77%) BIG-IP
12 9 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (5.13%) DNS
14 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
15 5 (3.21%) DHCP
15 5 (3.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 28 (17.95%) Telecoms
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 2 (1.28%) Banking
2 2 (1.28%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (33.97%) Network Engineer
2 43 (27.56%) Consultant
3 23 (14.74%) Security Consultant
4 20 (12.82%) Network Support
4 20 (12.82%) Security Engineer
5 16 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 16 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
6 15 (9.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
8 11 (7.05%) IT Security Consultant
8 11 (7.05%) Firewall Support
8 11 (7.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 11 (7.05%) IT Consultant
8 11 (7.05%) Analyst
9 10 (6.41%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (6.41%) Cisco Support
9 10 (6.41%) Information Security Consultant
9 10 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) Firmware
2 23 (14.74%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.49%) Clustering
4 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.85%) Windows
2 25 (16.03%) Linux
3 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 12 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.49%) ITIL
2 38 (24.36%) Network Management
3 35 (22.44%) Change Control
4 24 (15.38%) SIEM
4 24 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 24 (15.38%) Information Security
5 22 (14.10%) E-Commerce
6 21 (13.46%) Project Management
7 19 (12.18%) Network Design
8 14 (8.97%) Change Management
9 11 (7.05%) Load Balancing
10 10 (6.41%) Problem Management
11 9 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (5.77%) Risk Management
11 9 (5.77%) Business Continuity
11 9 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.49%) Network Architecture
13 6 (3.85%) Service Management
13 6 (3.85%) CRM
14 5 (3.21%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.41%) SQL
2 6 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (44.23%) CCNA
3 36 (23.08%) CCSA
4 18 (11.54%) CCNP
5 12 (7.69%) CCSE
5 12 (7.69%) Degree
5 12 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 11 (7.05%) JNCIS
7 10 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (6.41%) MCSE
7 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (5.77%) JNCIA
9 8 (5.13%) MCSA
10 7 (4.49%) SSCP
10 7 (4.49%) CISA
10 7 (4.49%) CISSP
11 4 (2.56%) MBA
11 4 (2.56%) HNC
12 2 (1.28%) CCIE
12 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (16.03%) PCI DSS
2 15 (9.62%) SLA
3 4 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.62%) XenApp
3 10 (6.41%) XenDesktop
3 10 (6.41%) vSphere
4 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.56%) Terminal Server
5 4 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (8.97%) Backup Exec
2 10 (6.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (5.77%) Foglight
4 7 (4.49%) SCCM
4 7 (4.49%) SCOM
5 5 (3.21%) ZABBIX
6 4 (2.56%) OpenView
7 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 122 (78.21%) Cisco
2 70 (44.87%) Juniper
3 52 (33.33%) F5
4 33 (21.15%) Websense
5 32 (20.51%) Blue Coat
6 21 (13.46%) BT
7 20 (12.82%) VMware
8 17 (10.90%) Microsoft
9 16 (10.26%) Tripwire
10 15 (9.62%) SolarWinds
10 15 (9.62%) IBM
10 15 (9.62%) Citrix
11 14 (8.97%) Proofpoint
12 12 (7.69%) Veeam
13 11 (7.05%) Aruba
13 11 (7.05%) McAfee
14 9 (5.77%) Tufin
14 9 (5.77%) SonicWALL
14 9 (5.77%) TippingPoint
14 9 (5.77%) LogLogic
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago