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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 10 36 11
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 25 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 16.56% 1.82% 12.28%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 4.17% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
115 96 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 76.16% 43.64% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 105 89 28
Average salary £32,500 £39,191 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% -6.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Maidstone

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) Firewall
3 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (71.05%) Juniper
5 23 (60.53%) Websense
5 23 (60.53%) F5
6 22 (57.89%) CCNA
7 21 (55.26%) Linux
8 20 (52.63%) Windows
8 20 (52.63%) Blue Coat
9 19 (50.00%) CCNP
10 18 (47.37%) WAN
10 18 (47.37%) SonicWALL
10 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (44.74%) MS Office
11 17 (44.74%) Windows XP
11 17 (44.74%) LAN
11 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
11 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
12 16 (42.11%) McAfee
12 16 (42.11%) Network Security
13 15 (39.47%) Aruba
13 15 (39.47%) Lumension
14 14 (36.84%) CCSE
15 12 (31.58%) CCSA
16 11 (28.95%) Cisco PIX
16 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
16 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 10 (26.32%) CRM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (44.74%) MS Office
2 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) Cisco ASA
2 18 (47.37%) WAN
3 17 (44.74%) LAN
4 16 (42.11%) Network Security
5 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (28.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 11 (28.95%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (23.68%) Internet
7 7 (18.42%) VLAN
8 5 (13.16%) MPLS
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
9 4 (10.53%) DNS
9 4 (10.53%) DHCP
9 4 (10.53%) OSPF
9 4 (10.53%) BGP
10 3 (7.89%) RIP
General
1 7 (18.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Deployment Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 8 (21.05%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (21.05%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.53%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Network Support
7 3 (7.89%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Professional Services Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Linux
2 20 (52.63%) Windows
3 17 (44.74%) Windows XP
3 17 (44.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) CRM
1 10 (26.32%) Change Management
2 8 (21.05%) Migration
3 7 (18.42%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (57.89%) CCNA
3 19 (50.00%) CCNP
4 14 (36.84%) CCSE
5 12 (31.58%) CCSA
6 11 (28.95%) Security Cleared
7 9 (23.68%) JNCIA
7 9 (23.68%) JNCIS
8 5 (13.16%) CCSP
9 3 (7.89%) CCDA
9 3 (7.89%) CCDP
10 1 (2.63%) Degree
10 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 27 (71.05%) Juniper
3 23 (60.53%) Websense
3 23 (60.53%) F5
4 20 (52.63%) Blue Coat
5 18 (47.37%) SonicWALL
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
7 16 (42.11%) McAfee
8 15 (39.47%) Lumension
8 15 (39.47%) Aruba
9 8 (21.05%) Trend Micro
9 8 (21.05%) Clearswift