The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 30 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.79% 1.74% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 6.91% 3.03% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 198 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 54.81% 57.39% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 143 138 144
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Middlesex

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) LAN
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (50.00%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) CCVP
5 8 (44.44%) Internet
5 8 (44.44%) VoIP
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) SSL
5 8 (44.44%) Fortinet
5 8 (44.44%) F5
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
8 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
8 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
9 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
10 2 (11.11%) CCSA
10 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
10 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (5.56%) CCSE
11 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
11 1 (5.56%) FWSM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) LAN
2 11 (61.11%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) VPN
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) SSL
3 8 (44.44%) Internet
3 8 (44.44%) VoIP
4 6 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (5.56%) FWSM
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.56%) NetScreen
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Network Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Data Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Data Network Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Data Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Voice Network Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CCNP
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCVP
3 2 (11.11%) CCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) CCSP
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Fortinet
2 8 (44.44%) F5
3 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia