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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 41 87 26
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -61
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 64 8 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.36% 0.72% 6.52%
As % of the Vendors category 12.40% 1.71% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 61 7 51
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 £26,500 £21,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
516 467 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.29% 42.11% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 431 396 373
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +8 17 £28,500 -36.66% 2
Dartford -2 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Folkestone - 5 £34,500 -
Sevenoaks - 3 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 130 (90.28%) Firewall
2 111 (77.08%) Cisco
3 68 (47.22%) WAN
4 67 (46.53%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (45.83%) Juniper
6 64 (44.44%) LAN
7 53 (36.81%) CCNA
8 52 (36.11%) F5
9 48 (33.33%) Windows
10 45 (31.25%) ITIL
11 39 (27.08%) Websense
12 34 (23.61%) Network Security
13 32 (22.22%) Blue Coat
13 32 (22.22%) Linux
14 30 (20.83%) CCSA
14 30 (20.83%) Change Control
14 30 (20.83%) Network Management
15 29 (20.14%) Information Security
16 27 (18.75%) Finance
16 27 (18.75%) Internet
17 26 (18.06%) PRINCE2
17 26 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 26 (18.06%) PCI DSS
18 25 (17.36%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (17.36%) SIEM
19 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
20 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
20 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
21 22 (15.28%) CCNP
22 21 (14.58%) Firmware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (10.42%) MS Exchange
1 15 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.72%) MS Office
3 6 (4.17%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 130 (90.28%) Firewall
2 68 (47.22%) WAN
3 64 (44.44%) LAN
4 34 (23.61%) Network Security
5 27 (18.75%) Internet
6 25 (17.36%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (13.89%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (13.19%) OSPF
8 19 (13.19%) BGP
9 18 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 14 (9.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (6.94%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (6.94%) MPLS
12 8 (5.56%) Wireless
13 7 (4.86%) BIG-IP
13 7 (4.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (4.17%) VPN
15 5 (3.47%) DNS
15 5 (3.47%) SAN
15 5 (3.47%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 27 (18.75%) Finance
2 23 (15.97%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.08%) Legal
4 2 (1.39%) Banking
4 2 (1.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (30.56%) Consultant
2 42 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 26 (18.06%) Security Consultant
4 21 (14.58%) Security Engineer
5 14 (9.72%) Support Engineer
6 13 (9.03%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (9.03%) IT Consultant
6 13 (9.03%) Network Support
6 13 (9.03%) IT Security Consultant
7 12 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
7 12 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (7.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) Analyst
9 9 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) Escalation Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.56%) Network Consultant
10 8 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
11 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.39%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 21 (14.58%) Firmware
3 5 (3.47%) Clustering
4 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (33.33%) Windows
2 32 (22.22%) Linux
3 15 (10.42%) Windows XP
3 15 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (9.72%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (6.94%) AIX
6 1 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.25%) ITIL
2 30 (20.83%) Network Management
2 30 (20.83%) Change Control
3 29 (20.14%) Information Security
4 26 (18.06%) PRINCE2
5 25 (17.36%) SIEM
6 23 (15.97%) E-Commerce
7 20 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
8 16 (11.11%) Project Management
8 16 (11.11%) Network Design
9 13 (9.03%) Change Management
10 9 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (5.56%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.56%) Business Continuity
11 8 (5.56%) CRM
12 7 (4.86%) PRINCE
12 7 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (4.86%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.86%) Problem Management
12 7 (4.86%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (3.47%) C
Qualifications
1 67 (46.53%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (36.81%) CCNA
3 30 (20.83%) CCSA
4 22 (15.28%) CCNP
5 19 (13.19%) CCSE
6 18 (12.50%) JNCIS
7 16 (11.11%) Degree
8 11 (7.64%) Security Cleared
9 10 (6.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (6.94%) MCSE
10 9 (6.25%) CISSP
11 8 (5.56%) JNCIA
12 7 (4.86%) SSCP
12 7 (4.86%) CISA
13 6 (4.17%) MCSA
14 2 (1.39%) CCIE
14 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
15 1 (0.69%) CCSP
15 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 26 (18.06%) PCI DSS
2 12 (8.33%) SLA
3 6 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (10.42%) XenApp
3 10 (6.94%) XenDesktop
3 10 (6.94%) vSphere
4 8 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.78%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (7.64%) Backup Exec
2 10 (6.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (4.86%) Foglight
4 5 (3.47%) SCCM
4 5 (3.47%) SCOM
4 5 (3.47%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView
5 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 111 (77.08%) Cisco
2 66 (45.83%) Juniper
3 52 (36.11%) F5
4 39 (27.08%) Websense
5 32 (22.22%) Blue Coat
6 21 (14.58%) Microsoft
7 19 (13.19%) VMware
8 16 (11.11%) BT
9 15 (10.42%) Tripwire
9 15 (10.42%) Citrix
10 14 (9.72%) McAfee
10 14 (9.72%) Aruba
11 13 (9.03%) Proofpoint
11 13 (9.03%) IBM
12 12 (8.33%) SolarWinds
12 12 (8.33%) SonicWALL
12 12 (8.33%) Lumension
13 10 (6.94%) Veeam
13 10 (6.94%) Apple
13 10 (6.94%) Oracle
Maidstone
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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