The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 23 37 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 6.67% 1.80% 7.41%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 4.00% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £23,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 75 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 71.43% 44.91% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71 43 18
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £64,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Maidstone

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Maidstone

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (90.48%) CCNA
3 15 (71.43%) MPLS
3 15 (71.43%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) LAN
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) DHCP
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
5 10 (47.62%) Migration
5 10 (47.62%) VLAN
5 10 (47.62%) Open Source
5 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (33.33%) Juniper
8 5 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (23.81%) BGP
9 2 (9.52%) Websense
9 2 (9.52%) F5
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) Legal
10 1 (4.76%) Solaris
10 1 (4.76%) SMTP
10 1 (4.76%) Apache
10 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
10 1 (4.76%) CRM
10 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) WAN
2 15 (71.43%) MPLS
3 10 (47.62%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) DHCP
3 10 (47.62%) VLAN
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) OSPF
5 5 (23.81%) BGP
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 14 (66.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
1 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.76%) Change Control
2 1 (4.76%) Information Security
2 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.76%) CRM
2 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
2 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.76%) Korn
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) CCNA
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CCSA
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (9.52%) F5
3 2 (9.52%) Websense
4 1 (4.76%) Clearswift
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
4 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
4 1 (4.76%) Aruba
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Lumension
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle