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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 242 236 274
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 541 526 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.17% 1.18% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 2.56% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 444 453 435
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
21364 20558 23285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.38% 46.17% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17587 17198 19875
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 133 £57,500 +15.00% 20
Orpington -5 9 £42,500 +30.76%
Hounslow +2 8 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Docklands, London -6 3 £51,000 -11.30%
Canary Wharf +12 2 £75,000 -6.25%
Hayes +4 2 £55,000 - 3
Croydon -6 2 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £35,250 -
West Drayton - 2 £55,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £47,500 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 769 (79.36%) Firewall
2 728 (75.13%) Cisco
3 424 (43.76%) Juniper
4 417 (43.03%) Cisco Certification
5 344 (35.50%) Windows
6 325 (33.54%) CCNP
7 321 (33.13%) WAN
8 314 (32.40%) F5
9 287 (29.62%) VPN
10 264 (27.24%) Network Security
11 256 (26.42%) LAN
12 212 (21.88%) Finance
13 186 (19.20%) CCNA
14 181 (18.68%) Linux
15 180 (18.58%) Blue Coat
16 176 (18.16%) VMware
17 174 (17.96%) MPLS
18 173 (17.85%) Cisco ASA
19 159 (16.41%) TCP/IP
20 153 (15.79%) Active Directory
21 148 (15.27%) BGP
22 145 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
23 140 (14.45%) OSPF
24 139 (14.34%) Microsoft
25 130 (13.42%) Information Security
26 127 (13.11%) ITIL
27 126 (13.00%) CCSE
28 123 (12.69%) SSL
28 123 (12.69%) Wireless
29 122 (12.59%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 89 (9.18%) MS Exchange
2 43 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (3.20%) Lync
5 20 (2.06%) IIS
6 16 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.55%) IBM Notes
7 15 (1.55%) Apache
8 8 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.62%) nginx
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.10%) SAS
12 1 (0.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.10%) CMS
Applications
1 74 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.26%) MS Office
3 22 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.31%) SmartSuite
5 2 (0.21%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.14%) Office 365
2 6 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 769 (79.36%) Firewall
2 321 (33.13%) WAN
3 287 (29.62%) VPN
4 264 (27.24%) Network Security
5 256 (26.42%) LAN
6 174 (17.96%) MPLS
7 173 (17.85%) Cisco ASA
8 159 (16.41%) TCP/IP
9 148 (15.27%) BGP
10 140 (14.45%) OSPF
11 123 (12.69%) SSL
11 123 (12.69%) Wireless
12 120 (12.38%) DNS
13 112 (11.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 93 (9.60%) EIGRP
15 91 (9.39%) IPsec
16 88 (9.08%) SAN
17 75 (7.74%) VoIP
18 74 (7.64%) VLAN
19 73 (7.53%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.14%) DB2
3 10 (1.03%) MySQL
4 8 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.72%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.72%) RDBMS
5 7 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.31%) Big Data
8 1 (0.10%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.10%) KDB
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (1.03%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.41%) Subversion
3 3 (0.31%) JIRA
3 3 (0.31%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.10%) Redmine
5 1 (0.10%) Jenkins
General
1 212 (21.88%) Finance
2 99 (10.22%) Law
3 92 (9.49%) Telecoms
4 44 (4.54%) Banking
5 32 (3.30%) Retail
6 16 (1.65%) Legal
7 12 (1.24%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.03%) Games
9 9 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 9 (0.93%) Marketing
10 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.83%) Advertising
11 7 (0.72%) French Language
12 5 (0.52%) German Language
13 4 (0.41%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.41%) Publishing
14 1 (0.10%) Back Office
14 1 (0.10%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 355 (36.64%) Network Engineer
2 196 (20.23%) Security Engineer
3 122 (12.59%) Analyst
4 117 (12.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 108 (11.15%) Consultant
6 93 (9.60%) Senior Network Engineer
7 77 (7.95%) Network Analyst
8 58 (5.99%) Security Consultant
9 55 (5.68%) Support Engineer
10 45 (4.64%) Architect
11 42 (4.33%) Security Analyst
11 42 (4.33%) Team Leader
11 42 (4.33%) Senior Security Engineer
12 41 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (4.13%) Network Support
14 35 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 34 (3.51%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 33 (3.41%) Network Team Leader
16 33 (3.41%) Firewall Engineer
16 33 (3.41%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.34%) Middleware
2 8 (0.83%) SOAP
3 7 (0.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.41%) CSS
5 2 (0.21%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.10%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.10%) LAMP
6 1 (0.10%) XACML
6 1 (0.10%) Web Services
6 1 (0.10%) HTML
6 1 (0.10%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (4.85%) Hedge funds
2 45 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.13%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.41%) SecurID
5 32 (3.30%) Clustering
6 26 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (1.34%) Computer Science
7 13 (1.34%) FlexPod
8 11 (1.14%) Replication
9 7 (0.72%) Firmware
9 7 (0.72%) CESG
9 7 (0.72%) Streaming Media
10 6 (0.62%) Statistics
11 5 (0.52%) Social Gaming
11 5 (0.52%) Online Games
11 5 (0.52%) Cryptography
12 4 (0.41%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.41%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.31%) iPhone
14 2 (0.21%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 344 (35.50%) Windows
2 181 (18.68%) Linux
3 145 (14.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 102 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (6.60%) UNIX
6 48 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (4.23%) Solaris
8 24 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (1.86%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.55%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.14%) AIX
11 11 (1.14%) Debian
12 10 (1.03%) FreeBSD
13 9 (0.93%) SUSE
13 9 (0.93%) Ubuntu
14 8 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.72%) zOS
15 7 (0.72%) OS/400
15 7 (0.72%) HPUX
15 7 (0.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (13.42%) Information Security
2 127 (13.11%) ITIL
3 122 (12.59%) Load Balancing
4 81 (8.36%) Project Management
5 66 (6.81%) Network Design
5 66 (6.81%) SIEM
6 62 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (5.16%) Kalman Filter
8 38 (3.92%) Incident Management
9 34 (3.51%) Asset Management
9 34 (3.51%) WAN Optimisation
10 33 (3.41%) Data Security
11 32 (3.30%) Service Management
11 32 (3.30%) Mentoring
12 31 (3.20%) Change Control
13 30 (3.10%) Low Latency
14 29 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
14 29 (2.99%) Network Management
15 28 (2.89%) PRINCE2
16 25 (2.58%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (10.22%) SQL
2 48 (4.95%) PowerShell
3 39 (4.02%) Perl
4 19 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 13 (1.34%) Ruby
6 10 (1.03%) Python
7 6 (0.62%) VB
8 4 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.21%) VBScript
10 1 (0.10%) Tcl
10 1 (0.10%) PHP
10 1 (0.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.10%) C
10 1 (0.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 417 (43.03%) Cisco Certification
2 325 (33.54%) CCNP
3 186 (19.20%) CCNA
4 126 (13.00%) CCSE
5 109 (11.25%) CCIE
6 94 (9.70%) CCSA
7 75 (7.74%) CISSP
8 70 (7.22%) Degree
9 42 (4.33%) Security Cleared
10 40 (4.13%) CCDP
11 34 (3.51%) SC Cleared
12 32 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (2.99%) MCSE
14 26 (2.68%) JNCIA
15 25 (2.58%) CISM
16 20 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 15 (1.55%) MCP
17 15 (1.55%) CCIP
18 12 (1.24%) CCSP
18 12 (1.24%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.54%) SLA
2 34 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 25 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (1.86%) QA
5 14 (1.44%) COBIT
6 12 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.83%) GPG13
8 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.10%) EMIR
9 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 153 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 93 (9.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (5.99%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.68%) XenServer
5 20 (2.06%) XenApp
5 20 (2.06%) ProxySG
6 19 (1.96%) vSphere
7 15 (1.55%) Snort
7 15 (1.55%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.44%) DFS Replication
9 13 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (1.24%) Nmap
11 8 (0.83%) Squid
12 7 (0.72%) NFS
12 7 (0.72%) KVM
12 7 (0.72%) UAG
13 3 (0.31%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.31%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (2.79%) CiscoWorks
2 25 (2.58%) Backup Exec
2 25 (2.58%) Cacti
3 23 (2.37%) OpenView
4 22 (2.27%) MOM
5 20 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 18 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (1.65%) NetBackup
8 14 (1.44%) Puppet
9 13 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
10 12 (1.24%) Nessus
11 11 (1.14%) Nagios
12 8 (0.83%) HP NNM
12 8 (0.83%) SCCM
12 8 (0.83%) SCOM
12 8 (0.83%) SCOrch
13 7 (0.72%) FortiGate
13 7 (0.72%) Tivoli
14 5 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 728 (75.13%) Cisco
2 424 (43.76%) Juniper
3 314 (32.40%) F5
4 180 (18.58%) Blue Coat
5 176 (18.16%) VMware
6 139 (14.34%) Microsoft
7 111 (11.46%) Citrix
8 106 (10.94%) HP
9 92 (9.49%) SolarWinds
10 82 (8.46%) Websense
11 75 (7.74%) Fortinet
12 72 (7.43%) Riverbed
13 71 (7.33%) Nokia
14 63 (6.50%) Aruba
15 59 (6.09%) NetApp
16 51 (5.26%) Sophos
17 45 (4.64%) Oracle
18 40 (4.13%) Avaya
19 37 (3.82%) Symantec
20 36 (3.72%) Brocade
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Plc - London Metropolitan University
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
@ITS
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 10% car allowance + corporate bene
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago