The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 204 172 158
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 292 314 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 1.49% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 2.99% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 254 236 338
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11242 10494 11353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.05% 49.95% 49.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8625 8428 9545
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the South East

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South East region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the South East

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South East region over the 3 months to 15 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
Berkshire +1 111 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Kent +49 60 £42,000 -1.17% 9
Surrey -28 60 £45,000 -6.25% 6
Hampshire -19 32 £47,250 +18.12% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 22 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Oxfordshire +8 5 £37,500 -6.25%
West Sussex -23 5 £47,500 -5.00%
East Sussex -28 5 £50,000 +33.33% 4
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 482 (75.20%) Cisco
2 461 (71.92%) Firewall
3 291 (45.40%) Juniper
4 278 (43.37%) Cisco Certification
5 244 (38.07%) F5
6 231 (36.04%) WAN
7 217 (33.85%) Network Security
8 210 (32.76%) LAN
9 191 (29.80%) CCNP
10 177 (27.61%) Windows
11 167 (26.05%) Cisco ASA
12 150 (23.40%) TCP/IP
13 141 (22.00%) Blue Coat
13 141 (22.00%) CCSE
14 133 (20.75%) ITIL
15 128 (19.97%) CCSA
16 121 (18.88%) CCNA
17 110 (17.16%) Microsoft
18 108 (16.85%) Linux
19 101 (15.76%) VPN
20 99 (15.44%) Internet
21 95 (14.82%) Finance
22 91 (14.20%) BGP
22 91 (14.20%) OSPF
23 89 (13.88%) Active Directory
24 85 (13.26%) VMware
25 78 (12.17%) Websense
26 73 (11.39%) Citrix
27 70 (10.92%) Telecoms
27 70 (10.92%) Cisco PIX

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 52 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.90%) Lync
3 23 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (1.87%) IIS
7 10 (1.56%) Apache
8 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.25%) Moodle
10 7 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.94%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.62%) eRoom
13 4 (0.62%) SAS
14 2 (0.31%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 56 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.52%) MS Office
3 5 (0.78%) FastStats
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.31%) RMDS
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.25%) Office 365
2 5 (0.78%) SaaS
3 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 461 (71.92%) Firewall
2 231 (36.04%) WAN
3 217 (33.85%) Network Security
4 210 (32.76%) LAN
5 167 (26.05%) Cisco ASA
6 150 (23.40%) TCP/IP
7 101 (15.76%) VPN
8 99 (15.44%) Internet
9 91 (14.20%) OSPF
9 91 (14.20%) BGP
10 70 (10.92%) Cisco PIX
11 66 (10.30%) DNS
12 61 (9.52%) MPLS
13 52 (8.11%) SSL
14 48 (7.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 47 (7.33%) BIG-IP
16 44 (6.86%) TACACS
17 42 (6.55%) VoIP
18 41 (6.40%) EIGRP
19 40 (6.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (1.72%) MySQL
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Metasploit
General
1 95 (14.82%) Finance
2 70 (10.92%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.50%) German Language
4 9 (1.40%) Banking
5 6 (0.94%) Retail
5 6 (0.94%) Legal
5 6 (0.94%) French Language
6 5 (0.78%) Marketing
7 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 192 (29.95%) Network Engineer
2 142 (22.15%) Consultant
3 137 (21.37%) Security Engineer
4 75 (11.70%) Analyst
4 75 (11.70%) Security Consultant
5 68 (10.61%) Network Consultant
6 67 (10.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 50 (7.80%) Senior Network Engineer
8 35 (5.46%) Support Engineer
9 33 (5.15%) Senior Security Engineer
10 30 (4.68%) Network Security Consultant
11 25 (3.90%) Network Analyst
12 24 (3.74%) Firewall Engineer
13 18 (2.81%) Network Support
13 18 (2.81%) Security Analyst
13 18 (2.81%) Team Leader
14 17 (2.65%) Service Desk Analyst
14 17 (2.65%) Technical Engineer
14 17 (2.65%) Service Analyst
14 17 (2.65%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.50%) SOAP
2 4 (0.62%) Middleware
3 3 (0.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.31%) CSS
4 2 (0.31%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.31%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.15%) Management Information System
2 32 (4.99%) Firmware
3 11 (1.72%) Clustering
4 10 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.40%) Smartphone
6 6 (0.94%) Replication
7 4 (0.62%) CESG
7 4 (0.62%) SecurID
7 4 (0.62%) PKI
7 4 (0.62%) NHS
8 3 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.31%) VLE
9 2 (0.31%) Statistics
9 2 (0.31%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.31%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.31%) Kindle
10 1 (0.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 177 (27.61%) Windows
2 108 (16.85%) Linux
3 49 (7.64%) UNIX
3 49 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (4.99%) Solaris
5 25 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.65%) Windows 7
7 16 (2.50%) Windows XP
8 15 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.34%) AIX
9 13 (2.03%) Windows 2000
10 11 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.31%) CentOS
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (20.75%) ITIL
2 64 (9.98%) Load Balancing
3 62 (9.67%) Network Management
3 62 (9.67%) Information Security
4 55 (8.58%) Network Design
5 50 (7.80%) Change Control
5 50 (7.80%) PRINCE2
6 48 (7.49%) Project Management
6 48 (7.49%) Kalman Filter
7 45 (7.02%) SIEM
8 35 (5.46%) Capacity Management
9 33 (5.15%) Mentoring
10 30 (4.68%) Service Delivery
11 28 (4.37%) Change Management
11 28 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (4.21%) Coaching
13 23 (3.59%) Data Security
14 22 (3.43%) E-Commerce
15 16 (2.50%) Migration
16 15 (2.34%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 47 (7.33%) SQL
2 16 (2.50%) C
3 4 (0.62%) C#
4 2 (0.31%) Perl
4 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.16%) VBScript
5 1 (0.16%) PHP
5 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 278 (43.37%) Cisco Certification
2 191 (29.80%) CCNP
3 141 (22.00%) CCSE
4 128 (19.97%) CCSA
5 121 (18.88%) CCNA
6 55 (8.58%) Security Cleared
7 53 (8.27%) CCIE
8 49 (7.64%) CISSP
9 35 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (5.30%) JNCIS
11 32 (4.99%) SC Cleared
11 32 (4.99%) JNCIA
12 28 (4.37%) Degree
13 27 (4.21%) MCSE
14 21 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
15 17 (2.65%) MCSA
16 16 (2.50%) CCDP
17 12 (1.87%) CCDA
17 12 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 11 (1.72%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.89%) SLA
2 50 (7.80%) PCI DSS
3 48 (7.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.09%) QA
6 6 (0.94%) GPG13
7 5 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 89 (13.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.06%) vSphere
4 25 (3.90%) ProxySG
5 19 (2.96%) XenApp
6 17 (2.65%) Snort
7 10 (1.56%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.94%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.94%) Nmap
8 6 (0.94%) Squid
9 4 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (3.43%) Backup Exec
2 17 (2.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 16 (2.50%) HP NNM
3 16 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
4 15 (2.34%) SCCM
4 15 (2.34%) SCSM
5 12 (1.87%) FortiGate
6 11 (1.72%) SCOM
7 7 (1.09%) Nessus
8 6 (0.94%) Foglight
8 6 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.62%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.47%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.31%) Opsview
12 2 (0.31%) WSUS
12 2 (0.31%) Legato
Vendors
1 482 (75.20%) Cisco
2 291 (45.40%) Juniper
3 244 (38.07%) F5
4 141 (22.00%) Blue Coat
5 110 (17.16%) Microsoft
6 85 (13.26%) VMware
7 78 (12.17%) Websense
8 73 (11.39%) Citrix
9 64 (9.98%) HP
10 59 (9.20%) Nokia
11 51 (7.96%) McAfee
12 44 (6.86%) Fortinet
13 42 (6.55%) SolarWinds
14 32 (4.99%) Sourcefire
15 29 (4.52%) Kaspersky
16 27 (4.21%) Aruba
16 27 (4.21%) WatchGuard
17 26 (4.06%) Oracle
18 24 (3.74%) BT
19 19 (2.96%) IBM
East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + e
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45450.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package (Flexible Working)
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + £5000 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £42,000 per annum + 10% + oncall + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plu scarl, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Purley, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago