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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 70 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 23 80 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.34% 6.91% 3.63%
As % of the Vendors category 4.68% 12.84% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 77 25
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
491 623 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.85% 53.85% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 458 517 467
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +7 5 £20,500 -20.38%
Chatham - 4 £55,000 -
Dartford +3 2 £50,000 +40.84%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 64 (94.12%) Cisco
2 59 (86.76%) Firewall
3 41 (60.29%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (57.35%) WAN
5 38 (55.88%) CCNA
6 32 (47.06%) LAN
7 31 (45.59%) CCNP
8 30 (44.12%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (42.65%) MPLS
10 23 (33.82%) Network Monitoring
11 22 (32.35%) Data Centre
11 22 (32.35%) Juniper
11 22 (32.35%) DHCP
11 22 (32.35%) DNS
12 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
12 21 (30.88%) VLAN
13 20 (29.41%) Migration
13 20 (29.41%) Open Source
14 18 (26.47%) Linux
15 15 (22.06%) PCI DSS
16 14 (20.59%) Websense
17 13 (19.12%) Network Security
17 13 (19.12%) Information Security
18 12 (17.65%) VMware
18 12 (17.65%) Blue Coat
19 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
20 9 (13.24%) CISSP
20 9 (13.24%) Finance
20 9 (13.24%) Advertising
20 9 (13.24%) F5

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (86.76%) Firewall
2 39 (57.35%) WAN
3 32 (47.06%) LAN
4 30 (44.12%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (42.65%) MPLS
6 22 (32.35%) DHCP
6 22 (32.35%) DNS
7 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
7 21 (30.88%) VLAN
8 13 (19.12%) Network Security
9 8 (11.76%) OSPF
9 8 (11.76%) BGP
10 3 (4.41%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (4.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (4.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (4.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.94%) Multicast
11 2 (2.94%) Internet
12 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
12 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
1 9 (13.24%) Advertising
2 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (57.35%) Network Engineer
2 15 (22.06%) Deployment Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Network Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Security Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) IT Security Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) Network Security Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.41%) IT Security Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Rendezvous
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) Linux
2 8 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Solaris
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Network Monitoring
2 20 (29.41%) Migration
2 20 (29.41%) Open Source
3 13 (19.12%) Information Security
4 9 (13.24%) SIEM
5 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 6 (8.82%) Data Security
6 4 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Security Management
7 3 (4.41%) ITIL
7 3 (4.41%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (4.41%) Server Hardening
8 2 (2.94%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.94%) Service Management
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.47%) Project Management
9 1 (1.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.47%) Java
1 1 (1.47%) Perl
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
1 1 (1.47%) Korn
1 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (60.29%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (55.88%) CCNA
3 31 (45.59%) CCNP
4 9 (13.24%) CISSP
5 6 (8.82%) CISM
6 5 (7.35%) CCSE
6 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.88%) CCSA
8 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) MCSE
8 2 (2.94%) MCSA
8 2 (2.94%) CCIP
8 2 (2.94%) CCIE
8 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.82%) GPG13
2 6 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (16.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) Squid
3 4 (5.88%) XenApp
3 4 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView
3 1 (1.47%) Nessus
Vendors
1 64 (94.12%) Cisco
2 22 (32.35%) Juniper
3 14 (20.59%) Websense
4 12 (17.65%) VMware
4 12 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 9 (13.24%) F5
5 9 (13.24%) Splunk
6 8 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 7 (10.29%) Imperva
8 6 (8.82%) HP
9 5 (7.35%) Citrix
10 4 (5.88%) LogRhythm
11 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
11 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.94%) Tradeweb
12 2 (2.94%) Tufin
12 2 (2.94%) LogLogic
12 2 (2.94%) TippingPoint
12 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 7 days ago