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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 68 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 30 45 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.78% 4.26% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.99% 8.65% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 50
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +79.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +8.23%
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
501 520 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.47% 49.20% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 424 465 396
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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
West Malling -14 5 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Maidstone -6 4 £53,750 +16.21% 1
Chatham - 3 £67,500 -
Sevenoaks -6 1 £26,000 -20.00%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 33 (89.19%) Firewall
3 23 (62.16%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (54.05%) Juniper
4 20 (54.05%) LAN
4 20 (54.05%) WAN
5 19 (51.35%) Finance
6 18 (48.65%) CCNA
7 17 (45.95%) CCNP
8 15 (40.54%) F5
9 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
10 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (35.14%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (32.43%) Network Security
11 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) ITIL
13 10 (27.03%) Windows
13 10 (27.03%) NetScreen
14 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
14 9 (24.32%) CCSE
14 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
15 7 (18.92%) VPN
15 7 (18.92%) Linux
15 7 (18.92%) CCIE
15 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
15 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
15 7 (18.92%) VMware
15 7 (18.92%) SIEM
15 7 (18.92%) Change Control
15 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 2 (5.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) Firewall
2 20 (54.05%) LAN
2 20 (54.05%) WAN
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (32.43%) Network Security
5 10 (27.03%) NetScreen
6 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
7 7 (18.92%) VPN
8 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (13.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (10.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (10.81%) IP Telephony
9 4 (10.81%) Wireless
10 3 (8.11%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (8.11%) SSL
11 2 (5.41%) MPLS
11 2 (5.41%) OSPF
11 2 (5.41%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Network Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Security Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) IT Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Network Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) IT Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) Security Specialist
7 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
8 3 (8.11%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) IT Security Specialist
8 3 (8.11%) Network Support
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.51%) Thin Client
3 4 (10.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.70%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.51%) Unix
4 4 (10.81%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Change Control
2 7 (18.92%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (18.92%) SIEM
3 6 (16.22%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.81%) Coaching
4 4 (10.81%) Data Security
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security
4 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Security Management
5 3 (8.11%) Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (48.65%) CCNA
3 17 (45.95%) CCNP
4 9 (24.32%) CCSE
4 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) CCIE
5 7 (18.92%) SC Cleared
6 6 (16.22%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (10.81%) JNCIP
7 4 (10.81%) JNCIS
7 4 (10.81%) MCSE
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.41%) CCDA
8 2 (5.41%) CCDP
8 2 (5.41%) CCSA
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
9 1 (2.70%) CCSP
9 1 (2.70%) CISSP
9 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Firmware
3 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 2 (5.41%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.41%) Nessus
2 2 (5.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) Juniper
3 15 (40.54%) F5
4 14 (37.84%) Forcepoint
5 7 (18.92%) Blue Coat
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) VMware
6 5 (13.51%) Tripwire
7 4 (10.81%) Aruba
7 4 (10.81%) Avaya
7 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.11%) HP
8 3 (8.11%) LANDesk
8 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
8 3 (8.11%) Lotus
8 3 (8.11%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.41%) Citrix
9 2 (5.41%) Splunk
10 1 (2.70%) Imperva
10 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago