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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 24 93 42
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -51
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 87 10 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 10.08% 0.95% 6.17%
As % of the Vendors category 20.96% 2.07% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 74 9 61
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,114 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +15.29%
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
415 484 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.09% 45.83% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 359 443 420
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 23 £35,000 - 1
Dartford - 16 £57,500 - 1
Sevenoaks +7 1 £44,000 -16.19% 1
Maidstone -13 1 £22,500 -43.75%
Tonbridge - 1 £72,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 112 (98.25%) Firewall
2 108 (94.74%) Cisco
3 80 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (59.65%) CCNP
5 67 (58.77%) CCNA
6 63 (55.26%) ITIL
7 61 (53.51%) CCSE
8 54 (47.37%) IP Telephony
8 54 (47.37%) F5
8 54 (47.37%) Extreme Networks
9 52 (45.61%) Change Control
10 39 (34.21%) Check Point Certification
11 36 (31.58%) VPN
12 35 (30.70%) Finance
13 33 (28.95%) Wireless
14 32 (28.07%) WAN
14 32 (28.07%) Network Security
15 31 (27.19%) LAN
16 30 (26.32%) Firmware
17 28 (24.56%) VMware
18 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
18 27 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 26 (22.81%) ExtremeXOS
20 24 (21.05%) DNS
21 23 (20.18%) DHCP
22 22 (19.30%) Juniper
22 22 (19.30%) IPsec
23 20 (17.54%) Mitel
23 20 (17.54%) SNMP
23 20 (17.54%) Coaching

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 7 (6.14%) IIS
1 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 112 (98.25%) Firewall
2 54 (47.37%) IP Telephony
3 36 (31.58%) VPN
4 33 (28.95%) Wireless
5 32 (28.07%) Network Security
5 32 (28.07%) WAN
6 31 (27.19%) LAN
7 26 (22.81%) ExtremeXOS
8 24 (21.05%) DNS
9 23 (20.18%) DHCP
10 22 (19.30%) IPsec
11 20 (17.54%) SNMP
12 19 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 18 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 17 (14.91%) MPLS
15 16 (14.04%) 802.11
15 16 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (14.04%) DPNSS
15 16 (14.04%) QSIG
16 12 (10.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (44.74%) Network Engineer
2 41 (35.96%) Support Engineer
3 36 (31.58%) Network Support
4 25 (21.93%) Network Security Engineer
4 25 (21.93%) Security Engineer
5 23 (20.18%) Data Engineer
6 20 (17.54%) Cisco Support
7 18 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
8 16 (14.04%) Cisco Engineer
8 16 (14.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (13.16%) Check Point Support
10 8 (7.02%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 8 (7.02%) Data Network Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Architect
11 7 (6.14%) Cisco Design Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Network Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Network Architect
12 6 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.04%) 802.1X
2 7 (6.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) iPad
4 1 (0.88%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.75%) CentOS
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (55.26%) ITIL
2 52 (45.61%) Change Control
3 20 (17.54%) Coaching
4 19 (16.67%) Network Design
5 7 (6.14%) Information Security
6 6 (5.26%) Security Operations
7 5 (4.39%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.39%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.39%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (4.39%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (4.39%) SIEM
8 4 (3.51%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
9 3 (2.63%) Change Management
9 3 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (1.75%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.75%) Network Architecture
10 2 (1.75%) Project Management
10 2 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (70.18%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (59.65%) CCNP
3 67 (58.77%) CCNA
4 61 (53.51%) CCSE
5 39 (34.21%) Check Point Certification
6 13 (11.40%) JNCIP
7 11 (9.65%) JNCIS
8 6 (5.26%) CISSP
9 5 (4.39%) Degree
9 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (3.51%) CCIE
10 4 (3.51%) CCSA
11 3 (2.63%) CCDA
11 3 (2.63%) CCDP
12 2 (1.75%) CCSP
12 2 (1.75%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.88%) CEH
13 1 (0.88%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.75%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 30 (26.32%) Firmware
2 27 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 15 (13.16%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (5.26%) vSphere
5 5 (4.39%) XenApp
6 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.51%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.75%) Docker
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (9.65%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.51%) Nessus
2 4 (3.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 108 (94.74%) Cisco
2 54 (47.37%) Extreme Networks
2 54 (47.37%) F5
3 28 (24.56%) VMware
4 27 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.30%) Juniper
6 20 (17.54%) Mitel
7 18 (15.79%) Blue Coat
8 13 (11.40%) Aruba
9 9 (7.89%) HP
9 9 (7.89%) Riverbed
10 7 (6.14%) Siemens
11 5 (4.39%) Brocade
11 5 (4.39%) Citrix
11 5 (4.39%) LogRhythm
12 4 (3.51%) Forcepoint
12 4 (3.51%) Palo Alto
13 2 (1.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (1.75%) FireEye
13 2 (1.75%) TippingPoint
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