The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 305 217 267
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +50
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 413 574 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.30% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 2.79% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 340 455 432
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,710 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22395 20607 24050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.65% 46.54% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18613 17097 20781
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in London

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the London region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in London

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in London

CheckPoint
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
City of London +3 128 £56,500 +6.60% 27
Orpington 0 9 £42,500 - 1
Docklands, London -10 5 £53,500 -10.83%
Canary Wharf -1 2 £53,500 -28.66%
Uxbridge - 2 £53,000 -
Wembley - 2 £30,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £35,250 -
Hammersmith -5 1 £37,500 -
Harrow -6 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Hayes -8 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Bromley -15 1 £52,500 -19.23%
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 728 (78.87%) Cisco
2 718 (77.79%) Firewall
3 405 (43.88%) Cisco Certification
4 366 (39.65%) Windows
5 326 (35.32%) Juniper
6 316 (34.24%) WAN
7 303 (32.83%) CCNP
8 296 (32.07%) VPN
9 284 (30.77%) Network Security
10 255 (27.63%) F5
11 251 (27.19%) LAN
12 216 (23.40%) CCNA
13 184 (19.93%) VMware
14 183 (19.83%) TCP/IP
15 178 (19.28%) Finance
15 178 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
16 172 (18.63%) Blue Coat
17 171 (18.53%) Cisco ASA
18 167 (18.09%) MPLS
19 166 (17.98%) Active Directory
20 165 (17.88%) Linux
20 165 (17.88%) CCSE
21 144 (15.60%) Microsoft
22 143 (15.49%) SSL
23 130 (14.08%) DNS
24 127 (13.76%) BGP
25 126 (13.65%) HP
26 118 (12.78%) IPsec
27 115 (12.46%) Wireless
28 113 (12.24%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 106 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 58 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (6.07%) SharePoint
4 29 (3.14%) IIS
5 27 (2.93%) Lync
6 18 (1.95%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (1.30%) Apache
9 5 (0.54%) IBM Notes
9 5 (0.54%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.43%) nginx
11 3 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.11%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.11%) SAS
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 68 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.33%) MS Office
3 10 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.33%) RMDS
2 2 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.41%) SaaS
2 6 (0.65%) Office 365
3 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 718 (77.79%) Firewall
2 316 (34.24%) WAN
3 296 (32.07%) VPN
4 284 (30.77%) Network Security
5 251 (27.19%) LAN
6 183 (19.83%) TCP/IP
7 171 (18.53%) Cisco ASA
8 167 (18.09%) MPLS
9 143 (15.49%) SSL
10 130 (14.08%) DNS
11 127 (13.76%) BGP
12 118 (12.78%) IPsec
13 115 (12.46%) Wireless
14 102 (11.05%) OSPF
15 89 (9.64%) SAN
16 84 (9.10%) VoIP
17 80 (8.67%) DHCP
18 79 (8.56%) Internet
19 75 (8.13%) TACACS
19 75 (8.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (5.20%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (0.98%) MySQL
4 8 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.76%) DB2
6 5 (0.54%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.33%) Big Data
8 2 (0.22%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.22%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.22%) OLAP
8 2 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.11%) KDB
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.08%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.33%) Subversion
3 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.11%) JIRA
4 1 (0.11%) Redmine
General
1 178 (19.28%) Finance
2 97 (10.51%) Law
3 57 (6.18%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.68%) Banking
5 19 (2.06%) Retail
6 12 (1.30%) Publishing
7 10 (1.08%) Legal
8 9 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.76%) Marketing
9 7 (0.76%) French Language
10 6 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.54%) Games
11 5 (0.54%) German Language
11 5 (0.54%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.43%) Advertising
13 2 (0.22%) Back Office
13 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) International Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 320 (34.67%) Network Engineer
2 212 (22.97%) Security Engineer
3 116 (12.57%) Analyst
4 109 (11.81%) Network Security Engineer
5 91 (9.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 75 (8.13%) Consultant
7 71 (7.69%) Network Analyst
8 56 (6.07%) Support Engineer
9 50 (5.42%) Network Support
10 49 (5.31%) Architect
10 49 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 42 (4.55%) Senior Security Engineer
12 36 (3.90%) Security Analyst
13 35 (3.79%) Team Leader
13 35 (3.79%) Firewall Engineer
14 34 (3.68%) IT Security Engineer
15 32 (3.47%) Network Consultant
16 31 (3.36%) Network Manager
16 31 (3.36%) Senior Analyst
17 30 (3.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.30%) SOAP
2 10 (1.08%) Middleware
3 6 (0.65%) CSS
4 5 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.33%) Rendezvous
5 3 (0.33%) .NET
6 2 (0.22%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.11%) J2EE
7 1 (0.11%) HTML
7 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (6.28%) Hedge funds
2 43 (4.66%) Management Information System
3 39 (4.23%) Clustering
4 37 (4.01%) SecurID
5 24 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.30%) Replication
8 9 (0.98%) Statistics
9 8 (0.87%) PKI
9 8 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 7 (0.76%) CESG
11 5 (0.54%) Firmware
11 5 (0.54%) FlexPod
12 4 (0.43%) iPhone
12 4 (0.43%) Cryptography
13 3 (0.33%) Online Games
13 3 (0.33%) iPad
13 3 (0.33%) Social Gaming
14 2 (0.22%) e-Health
14 2 (0.22%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 366 (39.65%) Windows
2 178 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (17.88%) Linux
4 112 (12.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (7.04%) UNIX
6 46 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (2.93%) Solaris
8 25 (2.71%) Windows 7
9 22 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.19%) Windows 8
11 10 (1.08%) FreeBSD
12 9 (0.98%) Debian
13 8 (0.87%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.76%) AIX
14 7 (0.76%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.76%) SUSE
15 6 (0.65%) Android
16 5 (0.54%) zOS
16 5 (0.54%) CentOS
16 5 (0.54%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (12.24%) Load Balancing
2 108 (11.70%) ITIL
3 86 (9.32%) Information Security
4 82 (8.88%) SIEM
5 69 (7.48%) Project Management
6 42 (4.55%) Network Design
7 40 (4.33%) Incident Management
7 40 (4.33%) WAN Optimisation
8 39 (4.23%) Network Management
9 34 (3.68%) Data Security
10 33 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
11 29 (3.14%) Asset Management
12 28 (3.03%) PRINCE2
12 28 (3.03%) Problem Management
13 27 (2.93%) Network Monitoring
14 23 (2.49%) Security Management
15 21 (2.28%) Service Management
15 21 (2.28%) Vulnerability Management
16 20 (2.17%) Change Control
17 19 (2.06%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (11.48%) SQL
2 57 (6.18%) PowerShell
3 32 (3.47%) Perl
4 20 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 12 (1.30%) Ruby
6 5 (0.54%) VB
6 5 (0.54%) Python
7 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.22%) VBScript
7 2 (0.22%) C
7 2 (0.22%) C#
7 2 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 405 (43.88%) Cisco Certification
2 303 (32.83%) CCNP
3 216 (23.40%) CCNA
4 165 (17.88%) CCSE
5 103 (11.16%) CCSA
6 87 (9.43%) CCIE
7 68 (7.37%) CISSP
8 54 (5.85%) Degree
9 46 (4.98%) Security Cleared
10 34 (3.68%) JNCIA
11 33 (3.58%) CCDP
12 31 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (3.14%) Check Point Certification
14 28 (3.03%) MCSE
14 28 (3.03%) SC Cleared
15 17 (1.84%) CCSP
15 17 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (1.63%) JNCIS
17 11 (1.19%) MCP
18 10 (1.08%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.79%) SLA
2 27 (2.93%) PCI DSS
3 21 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.41%) QA
5 9 (0.98%) COBIT
6 7 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.54%) GPG13
8 1 (0.11%) EMIR
8 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 166 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 108 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (4.77%) Hyper-V
4 28 (3.03%) ProxySG
5 19 (2.06%) vSphere
6 17 (1.84%) DFS Replication
6 17 (1.84%) Snort
7 15 (1.63%) XenApp
8 13 (1.41%) Nmap
9 12 (1.30%) XenServer
10 11 (1.19%) VMware ESX
11 7 (0.76%) NFS
12 6 (0.65%) KVM
12 6 (0.65%) NLBS
12 6 (0.65%) Squid
13 4 (0.43%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.33%) Xen
14 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (3.79%) CiscoWorks
2 31 (3.36%) Cacti
3 28 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 26 (2.82%) Nagios
4 26 (2.82%) Puppet
5 20 (2.17%) MOM
5 20 (2.17%) SCCM
6 18 (1.95%) OpenView
7 13 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
7 13 (1.41%) Nessus
8 12 (1.30%) HP NNM
9 11 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
9 11 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (1.19%) FortiGate
10 10 (1.08%) WSUS
10 10 (1.08%) SCOM
11 9 (0.98%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.76%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
13 6 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 728 (78.87%) Cisco
2 326 (35.32%) Juniper
3 255 (27.63%) F5
4 184 (19.93%) VMware
5 172 (18.63%) Blue Coat
6 144 (15.60%) Microsoft
7 126 (13.65%) HP
8 91 (9.86%) SolarWinds
9 85 (9.21%) Websense
10 84 (9.10%) Citrix
11 68 (7.37%) Riverbed
12 60 (6.50%) Nokia
13 57 (6.18%) Sophos
14 55 (5.96%) NetApp
15 51 (5.53%) Aruba
16 47 (5.09%) Oracle
17 42 (4.55%) LogRhythm
18 38 (4.12%) McAfee
19 37 (4.01%) Dell
20 36 (3.90%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Orpington, Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + + Package & Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Salary: £Excellent + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Xceed
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £40k - 58k per year
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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