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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 25 88 36
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -52
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 72 15 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.58% 1.40% 6.63%
As % of the Vendors category 16.40% 3.28% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61 13 64
Median salary £38,000 £36,018 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £20,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
439 458 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.21% 42.68% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 380 409 440
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Kent

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 16 £35,000 - 1
Dartford - 12 £57,500 - 1
Maidstone +12 8 £42,500 +102.38%
Sevenoaks +12 1 £44,000 -16.19%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £60,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 98 (94.23%) Cisco
1 98 (94.23%) Firewall
2 79 (75.96%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (63.46%) CCNP
4 62 (59.62%) CCNA
4 62 (59.62%) CCSE
5 52 (50.00%) F5
6 42 (40.38%) ITIL
7 40 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
8 38 (36.54%) Change Control
9 37 (35.58%) IP Telephony
10 34 (32.69%) Finance
11 33 (31.73%) Network Security
12 30 (28.85%) Wireless
12 30 (28.85%) Check Point Certification
13 28 (26.92%) Juniper
14 27 (25.96%) WAN
14 27 (25.96%) VPN
15 25 (24.04%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (22.12%) LAN
17 22 (21.15%) Firmware
17 22 (21.15%) Blue Coat
18 21 (20.19%) JNCIP
18 21 (20.19%) ExtremeXOS
19 19 (18.27%) Network Design
19 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
20 18 (17.31%) VMware
21 17 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
22 16 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 16 (15.38%) JNCIS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.92%) IIS
1 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 98 (94.23%) Firewall
2 37 (35.58%) IP Telephony
3 33 (31.73%) Network Security
4 30 (28.85%) Wireless
5 27 (25.96%) VPN
5 27 (25.96%) WAN
6 25 (24.04%) Cisco ASA
7 23 (22.12%) LAN
8 21 (20.19%) ExtremeXOS
9 16 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 16 (15.38%) IPsec
9 16 (15.38%) MPLS
10 15 (14.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (13.46%) DNS
12 13 (12.50%) DHCP
13 12 (11.54%) SNMP
14 11 (10.58%) 802.11
14 11 (10.58%) DPNSS
14 11 (10.58%) QSIG
15 10 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (32.69%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Legal
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (49.04%) Network Engineer
2 33 (31.73%) Support Engineer
3 28 (26.92%) Network Support
4 25 (24.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 25 (24.04%) Security Engineer
5 17 (16.35%) Cisco Support
5 17 (16.35%) Data Engineer
6 16 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
7 13 (12.50%) Architect
7 13 (12.50%) Check Point Support
7 13 (12.50%) Network Architect
8 12 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
8 12 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (9.62%) Junior
10 7 (6.73%) Data Network Engineer
10 7 (6.73%) Junior Network Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) IT Manager
11 6 (5.77%) Network Design Architect
11 6 (5.77%) Security Support Engineer
12 5 (4.81%) IT Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.85%) iPad
3 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.92%) CentOS
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) ITIL
2 38 (36.54%) Change Control
3 19 (18.27%) Network Design
4 15 (14.42%) Coaching
5 7 (6.73%) Information Security
6 6 (5.77%) Security Operations
6 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.81%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.81%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.81%) Service Design
7 5 (4.81%) SIEM
8 4 (3.85%) Change Management
8 4 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
10 2 (1.92%) DevOps
10 2 (1.92%) Line Management
10 2 (1.92%) Microservices
10 2 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (75.96%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (63.46%) CCNP
3 62 (59.62%) CCNA
3 62 (59.62%) CCSE
4 30 (28.85%) Check Point Certification
5 21 (20.19%) JNCIP
6 16 (15.38%) JNCIS
7 11 (10.58%) CCDA
7 11 (10.58%) CCDP
8 10 (9.62%) CCIE
8 10 (9.62%) CCSA
9 9 (8.65%) Security Cleared
10 6 (5.77%) CISSP
10 6 (5.77%) Degree
10 6 (5.77%) JNCIE
11 5 (4.81%) CCSP
11 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.96%) MCSA
12 1 (0.96%) MCSE
12 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 22 (21.15%) Firmware
2 17 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (9.62%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (5.77%) vSphere
5 5 (4.81%) XenApp
6 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.92%) Docker
7 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.85%) Nessus
2 4 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.92%) Ansible
3 2 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 98 (94.23%) Cisco
2 52 (50.00%) F5
3 40 (38.46%) Extreme Networks
4 28 (26.92%) Juniper
5 22 (21.15%) Blue Coat
6 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
7 18 (17.31%) VMware
8 15 (14.42%) Aruba
9 12 (11.54%) Mitel
10 7 (6.73%) Palo Alto
11 6 (5.77%) Forcepoint
12 5 (4.81%) Citrix
12 5 (4.81%) LogRhythm
13 4 (3.85%) HP
14 2 (1.92%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.92%) Siemens
14 2 (1.92%) SolarWinds
15 1 (0.96%) ArcSight
15 1 (0.96%) IronPort
15 1 (0.96%) Splunk
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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