The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 220 246 258
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 587 510 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.30% 1.14% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 2.47% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 474 435 413
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21042 20669 22252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.54% 46.04% 46.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17430 17317 18740
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +3 134 £55,000 +12.24% 20
Hounslow +6 14 £52,500 +23.52%
Greenwich - 7 £47,500 -
Orpington -7 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Wimbledon - 4 £36,250 -
Croydon +1 3 £37,500 - 1
Canary Wharf +29 2 £75,000 -6.25%
Hayes - 2 £55,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Docklands, London -12 1 £32,000 -44.34%
West Drayton - 1 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 817 (80.41%) Firewall
2 781 (76.87%) Cisco
3 468 (46.06%) Cisco Certification
4 456 (44.88%) Juniper
5 362 (35.63%) CCNP
6 351 (34.55%) WAN
7 325 (31.99%) F5
8 319 (31.40%) Windows
9 290 (28.54%) LAN
10 283 (27.85%) VPN
11 274 (26.97%) Network Security
12 231 (22.74%) Finance
13 211 (20.77%) Cisco ASA
14 188 (18.50%) CCNA
15 184 (18.11%) VMware
16 181 (17.81%) MPLS
17 178 (17.52%) BGP
18 177 (17.42%) OSPF
19 171 (16.83%) Linux
20 169 (16.63%) Wireless
21 166 (16.34%) Blue Coat
22 164 (16.14%) TCP/IP
23 157 (15.45%) Microsoft
24 144 (14.17%) Cisco Nexus
25 143 (14.07%) DNS
25 143 (14.07%) Active Directory
26 134 (13.19%) ITIL
27 132 (12.99%) Information Security
28 130 (12.80%) CCIE
29 128 (12.60%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 95 (9.35%) MS Exchange
2 35 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.05%) Lync
5 19 (1.87%) IIS
6 18 (1.77%) IBM Notes
7 17 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.38%) Apache
9 9 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (0.79%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.59%) nginx
12 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.098%) Drupal
14 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.098%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.098%) JBoss
14 1 (0.098%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.098%) CMS
Applications
1 83 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 62 (6.10%) MS Office
3 26 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.39%) MS Project
6 3 (0.30%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.20%) RMDS
3 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.98%) Office 365
2 4 (0.39%) SaaS
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.098%) PaaS
4 1 (0.098%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 817 (80.41%) Firewall
2 351 (34.55%) WAN
3 290 (28.54%) LAN
4 283 (27.85%) VPN
5 274 (26.97%) Network Security
6 211 (20.77%) Cisco ASA
7 181 (17.81%) MPLS
8 178 (17.52%) BGP
9 177 (17.42%) OSPF
10 169 (16.63%) Wireless
11 164 (16.14%) TCP/IP
12 144 (14.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 143 (14.07%) DNS
14 108 (10.63%) EIGRP
15 105 (10.33%) SAN
16 94 (9.25%) SSL
17 91 (8.96%) VoIP
17 91 (8.96%) Cisco IOS
18 84 (8.27%) VLAN
19 81 (7.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.18%) DB2
3 11 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 10 (0.98%) MySQL
5 8 (0.79%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.79%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.30%) Big Data
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.098%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.098%) KDB
10 1 (0.098%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.49%) JIRA
3 4 (0.39%) Subversion
3 4 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.098%) Redmine
5 1 (0.098%) Jenkins
General
1 231 (22.74%) Finance
2 105 (10.33%) Telecoms
3 88 (8.66%) Law
4 51 (5.02%) Banking
5 36 (3.54%) Retail
6 18 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 18 (1.77%) Legal
7 12 (1.18%) Games
8 11 (1.08%) Marketing
9 10 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.79%) Advertising
10 8 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.39%) French Language
11 4 (0.39%) German Language
11 4 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.20%) Back Office
12 2 (0.20%) Publishing
13 1 (0.098%) Electronics
13 1 (0.098%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 421 (41.44%) Network Engineer
2 175 (17.22%) Security Engineer
3 126 (12.40%) Analyst
4 123 (12.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 116 (11.42%) Consultant
6 112 (11.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 74 (7.28%) Support Engineer
8 71 (6.99%) Network Analyst
9 68 (6.69%) Security Consultant
10 52 (5.12%) Architect
11 51 (5.02%) Security Analyst
12 44 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
13 42 (4.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 42 (4.13%) Senior Security Engineer
14 40 (3.94%) Team Leader
15 34 (3.35%) Network Consultant
15 34 (3.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 33 (3.25%) Network Support
17 32 (3.15%) Firewall Engineer
18 31 (3.05%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.38%) Middleware
2 8 (0.79%) SOAP
2 8 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (0.30%) Web Services
4 2 (0.20%) Rendezvous
4 2 (0.20%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.20%) CSS
5 1 (0.098%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.098%) HTML
5 1 (0.098%) .NET
5 1 (0.098%) LAMP
5 1 (0.098%) XMPP
5 1 (0.098%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.64%) Hedge funds
3 31 (3.05%) Clustering
4 30 (2.95%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.46%) SecurID
6 19 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (1.77%) FlexPod
8 16 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.57%) Replication
9 7 (0.69%) Streaming Media
9 7 (0.69%) CESG
10 6 (0.59%) Statistics
11 5 (0.49%) Online Games
11 5 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (0.49%) Social Gaming
11 5 (0.49%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.30%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.30%) Derivative
12 3 (0.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 319 (31.40%) Windows
2 171 (16.83%) Linux
3 125 (12.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (9.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (6.10%) UNIX
6 50 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (3.54%) Solaris
8 33 (3.25%) Windows 7
9 21 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (2.07%) Windows XP
10 12 (1.18%) AIX
10 12 (1.18%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.98%) SUSE
12 9 (0.89%) Debian
13 8 (0.79%) OS/400
13 8 (0.79%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.79%) zOS
13 8 (0.79%) HPUX
14 7 (0.69%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (13.19%) ITIL
2 132 (12.99%) Information Security
3 125 (12.30%) Load Balancing
4 82 (8.07%) Project Management
5 79 (7.78%) Network Design
6 63 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (5.02%) Kalman Filter
8 47 (4.63%) SIEM
9 43 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
10 42 (4.13%) Service Management
11 36 (3.54%) Low Latency
11 36 (3.54%) Network Management
12 35 (3.44%) Asset Management
13 34 (3.35%) Change Control
14 31 (3.05%) Data Security
15 30 (2.95%) Incident Management
16 28 (2.76%) Change Management
17 27 (2.66%) E-Commerce
18 25 (2.46%) WAN Optimisation
18 25 (2.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 86 (8.46%) SQL
2 26 (2.56%) Perl
2 26 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 14 (1.38%) Bash Shell
4 10 (0.98%) Python
5 9 (0.89%) Ruby
6 8 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.49%) VB
8 2 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.20%) VBScript
9 1 (0.098%) PHP
9 1 (0.098%) C
9 1 (0.098%) Java
9 1 (0.098%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 468 (46.06%) Cisco Certification
2 362 (35.63%) CCNP
3 188 (18.50%) CCNA
4 130 (12.80%) CCIE
5 98 (9.65%) CCSE
6 83 (8.17%) CCSA
7 72 (7.09%) Degree
8 63 (6.20%) CISSP
9 54 (5.31%) Security Cleared
10 49 (4.82%) SC Cleared
11 48 (4.72%) CCDP
12 33 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (2.85%) CISM
14 27 (2.66%) MCSE
15 21 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 18 (1.77%) MCP
17 16 (1.57%) CCSP
17 16 (1.57%) CCIP
17 16 (1.57%) CCDA
17 16 (1.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.22%) SLA
2 36 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 30 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.77%) QA
5 16 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (1.38%) COBIT
7 11 (1.08%) GPG13
8 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.098%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.098%) EMIR
9 1 (0.098%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 143 (14.07%) Active Directory
2 97 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 32 (3.15%) XenServer
5 27 (2.66%) XenApp
6 22 (2.17%) vSphere
7 20 (1.97%) VMware ESX
8 16 (1.57%) ProxySG
8 16 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.48%) Snort
10 11 (1.08%) Squid
10 11 (1.08%) DFS Replication
11 10 (0.98%) Firmware
12 8 (0.79%) Nmap
12 8 (0.79%) KVM
13 7 (0.69%) UAG
13 7 (0.69%) NFS
14 3 (0.30%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.30%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 39 (3.84%) CiscoWorks
2 33 (3.25%) OpenView
3 30 (2.95%) Backup Exec
4 28 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 24 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 15 (1.48%) MOM
7 13 (1.28%) Cacti
8 10 (0.98%) SCOrch
8 10 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (0.79%) HP NNM
9 8 (0.79%) Tivoli
10 7 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
11 6 (0.59%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.59%) Nessus
11 6 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (0.59%) Puppet
12 5 (0.49%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.39%) OSSEC
13 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 781 (76.87%) Cisco
2 456 (44.88%) Juniper
3 325 (31.99%) F5
4 184 (18.11%) VMware
5 166 (16.34%) Blue Coat
6 157 (15.45%) Microsoft
7 128 (12.60%) Citrix
8 112 (11.02%) HP
9 83 (8.17%) Fortinet
10 80 (7.87%) SolarWinds
11 76 (7.48%) Websense
12 70 (6.89%) Nokia
12 70 (6.89%) Aruba
13 60 (5.91%) NetApp
14 53 (5.22%) Avaya
14 53 (5.22%) Riverbed
15 51 (5.02%) Symantec
16 40 (3.94%) Oracle
17 37 (3.64%) Brocade
18 31 (3.05%) Sophos
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 31 minutes ago
London
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance
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London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Gold Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - pension,overtime,bonus
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FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + commission
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
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JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
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