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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 12 49 23
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -26
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.95% 1.95% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 3.88% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 4
Average salary £47,500 £23,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.52% -29.77%
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
63 129 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 73.26% 50.39% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 26
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -21.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 31 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Maidstone

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (86.11%) Firewall
3 29 (80.56%) CCNA
4 22 (61.11%) WAN
5 21 (58.33%) CCNP
6 20 (55.56%) Linux
7 18 (50.00%) Juniper
8 17 (47.22%) LAN
9 16 (44.44%) MPLS
10 15 (41.67%) Migration
11 14 (38.89%) VLAN
11 14 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (33.33%) Websense
13 12 (33.33%) F5
14 11 (30.56%) Windows
14 11 (30.56%) DHCP
14 11 (30.56%) DNS
14 11 (30.56%) Open Source
14 11 (30.56%) Blue Coat
15 10 (27.78%) SonicWALL
16 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
16 8 (22.22%) CCSA
16 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
16 8 (22.22%) MS Office
16 8 (22.22%) McAfee
16 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
17 7 (19.44%) Lumension

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) Firewall
2 22 (61.11%) WAN
3 17 (47.22%) LAN
4 16 (44.44%) MPLS
5 14 (38.89%) VLAN
6 13 (36.11%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (30.56%) DNS
7 11 (30.56%) DHCP
8 7 (19.44%) Network Security
9 6 (16.67%) OSPF
9 6 (16.67%) BGP
10 5 (13.89%) Internet
10 5 (13.89%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (8.33%) VPN
13 1 (2.78%) RIP
General
1 3 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Network Engineer
1 21 (58.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Network Support
5 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Escalation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Migration
2 14 (38.89%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (13.89%) CRM
3 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (80.56%) CCNA
3 21 (58.33%) CCNP
4 8 (22.22%) CCSA
4 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.67%) CCSE
6 5 (13.89%) JNCIA
7 3 (8.33%) CCDA
7 3 (8.33%) CCDP
8 2 (5.56%) CCSP
8 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
9 1 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) Juniper
3 12 (33.33%) Websense
3 12 (33.33%) F5
4 11 (30.56%) Blue Coat
5 10 (27.78%) SonicWALL
6 8 (22.22%) McAfee
6 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) Lumension
7 7 (19.44%) Aruba
8 5 (13.89%) Trend Micro
8 5 (13.89%) Clearswift