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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 193 204 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -50
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 309 243 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 1.16% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% 2.40% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 223 219 313
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
10412 10111 10888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.40% 48.13% 50.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8276 7857 8922
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 +42 117 £52,525 +10.57% 11
Surrey +2 48 £45,000 +2.85% 6
Kent -6 45 £47,500 +79.24% 6
Hampshire +16 44 £42,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 23 £48,750 +14.70% 1
East Sussex - 14 £45,000 -
West Sussex -14 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Oxfordshire +4 2 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Middlesex -5 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Sussex +1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 575 (88.87%) Cisco
2 465 (71.87%) Firewall
3 374 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
4 331 (51.16%) Juniper
5 279 (43.12%) CCNP
6 251 (38.79%) Cisco ASA
7 250 (38.64%) F5
8 242 (37.40%) Network Security
9 225 (34.78%) WAN
10 172 (26.58%) CCIE
11 171 (26.43%) LAN
12 159 (24.57%) BGP
13 157 (24.27%) CCNA
13 157 (24.27%) TCP/IP
14 153 (23.65%) CCSE
15 152 (23.49%) ITIL
16 142 (21.95%) Windows
17 133 (20.56%) OSPF
18 128 (19.78%) MPLS
19 116 (17.93%) VPN
20 115 (17.77%) Linux
21 113 (17.47%) Microsoft
22 108 (16.69%) Blue Coat
23 105 (16.23%) HP
24 96 (14.84%) VMware
25 90 (13.91%) Wireless
26 84 (12.98%) CCSA
26 84 (12.98%) Cisco Nexus
27 77 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
28 76 (11.75%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 61 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 40 (6.18%) Lync
3 21 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (2.01%) Moodle
6 9 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.93%) IIS
8 5 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.62%) Apache
10 2 (0.31%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.15%) Jetty
11 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 60 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.25%) IaaS
2 17 (2.63%) Office 365
3 15 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.46%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 465 (71.87%) Firewall
2 251 (38.79%) Cisco ASA
3 242 (37.40%) Network Security
4 225 (34.78%) WAN
5 171 (26.43%) LAN
6 159 (24.57%) BGP
7 157 (24.27%) TCP/IP
8 133 (20.56%) OSPF
9 128 (19.78%) MPLS
10 116 (17.93%) VPN
11 90 (13.91%) Wireless
12 84 (12.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 77 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
14 76 (11.75%) VoIP
15 65 (10.05%) DNS
16 59 (9.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 55 (8.50%) EIGRP
18 50 (7.73%) VLAN
19 46 (7.11%) SSL
20 42 (6.49%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.46%) MySQL
5 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.31%) Big Data
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.15%) DB2
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (8.19%) Finance
2 36 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.32%) Advertising
4 14 (2.16%) Retail
5 11 (1.70%) Marketing
6 7 (1.08%) Legal
7 6 (0.93%) Back Office
7 6 (0.93%) French Language
8 5 (0.77%) German Language
8 5 (0.77%) Banking
9 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 238 (36.79%) Network Engineer
2 104 (16.07%) Consultant
3 92 (14.22%) Security Engineer
4 63 (9.74%) Senior Network Engineer
5 59 (9.12%) Support Engineer
6 58 (8.96%) Analyst
7 51 (7.88%) Network Consultant
8 47 (7.26%) Network Security Engineer
9 42 (6.49%) Security Consultant
10 41 (6.34%) Architect
11 33 (5.10%) Security Analyst
12 32 (4.95%) Team Leader
13 28 (4.33%) 3rd Line Support
14 27 (4.17%) Network Security Consultant
15 26 (4.02%) Network Analyst
16 25 (3.86%) Deployment Engineer
17 24 (3.71%) Network Team Leader
17 24 (3.71%) Network Support
18 23 (3.55%) Cisco Engineer
18 23 (3.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.39%) LAMP
2 6 (0.93%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.46%) ODBC
3 3 (0.46%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.31%) CSS
4 2 (0.31%) CGI
5 1 (0.15%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) Web Services
5 1 (0.15%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.71%) Management Information System
2 21 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.47%) Open Source
4 15 (2.32%) Clustering
5 13 (2.01%) VLE
6 12 (1.85%) CMDB
7 11 (1.70%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.08%) EqualLogic
8 7 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.62%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.46%) PKI
10 3 (0.46%) Replication
10 3 (0.46%) Kindle
11 2 (0.31%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.31%) PMI
11 2 (0.31%) EPoS
11 2 (0.31%) e-Health
12 1 (0.15%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.15%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 142 (21.95%) Windows
2 115 (17.77%) Linux
3 48 (7.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (6.03%) UNIX
5 32 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (3.25%) Windows 7
7 16 (2.47%) Windows XP
7 16 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.32%) Windows 2000
8 15 (2.32%) Solaris
9 13 (2.01%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.85%) AIX
11 8 (1.24%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (23.49%) ITIL
2 75 (11.59%) Load Balancing
3 68 (10.51%) Information Security
4 50 (7.73%) Migration
4 50 (7.73%) PRINCE2
5 49 (7.57%) Network Monitoring
6 47 (7.26%) Network Management
7 40 (6.18%) Mentoring
8 35 (5.41%) SIEM
9 34 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (4.95%) Project Management
11 31 (4.79%) Security Architecture
11 31 (4.79%) Network Architecture
11 31 (4.79%) Kalman Filter
12 29 (4.48%) Service Delivery
12 29 (4.48%) Penetration Testing
13 28 (4.33%) Vulnerability Management
14 26 (4.02%) Network Design
14 26 (4.02%) Change Management
15 24 (3.71%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.34%) SQL
2 6 (0.93%) C
3 2 (0.31%) Perl
3 2 (0.31%) Python
4 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.15%) PHP
4 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 374 (57.81%) Cisco Certification
2 279 (43.12%) CCNP
3 172 (26.58%) CCIE
4 157 (24.27%) CCNA
5 153 (23.65%) CCSE
6 84 (12.98%) CCSA
7 63 (9.74%) Security Cleared
8 47 (7.26%) Degree
9 41 (6.34%) CISSP
10 33 (5.10%) CCDP
11 32 (4.95%) SC Cleared
12 26 (4.02%) JNCIP
12 26 (4.02%) JNCIE
13 24 (3.71%) JNCIA
14 23 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (3.55%) HP ASE
14 23 (3.55%) HP MASE
15 22 (3.40%) JNCIS
16 20 (3.09%) CCDA
17 17 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.58%) PCI DSS
2 60 (9.27%) SLA
3 47 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (3.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (2.78%) GPG13
6 4 (0.62%) COBIT
7 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 58 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 54 (8.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (3.71%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.47%) Squid
5 13 (2.01%) vSphere
6 10 (1.55%) Firmware
7 7 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.93%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.77%) XenApp
10 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) pfSense
11 1 (0.15%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (2.63%) SCCM
2 9 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (0.93%) Nagios
4 6 (0.93%) ARCserve
4 6 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.77%) SCOM
5 5 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.46%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.31%) Puppet
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.15%) Opsview
9 1 (0.15%) OpenView
9 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.15%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 575 (88.87%) Cisco
2 331 (51.16%) Juniper
3 250 (38.64%) F5
4 113 (17.47%) Microsoft
5 108 (16.69%) Blue Coat
6 105 (16.23%) HP
7 96 (14.84%) VMware
8 65 (10.05%) Websense
9 55 (8.50%) Citrix
10 54 (8.35%) Fortinet
11 47 (7.26%) McAfee
12 45 (6.96%) Brocade
13 40 (6.18%) Nokia
14 31 (4.79%) Aruba
15 29 (4.48%) SolarWinds
16 22 (3.40%) Sourcefire
17 19 (2.94%) Avaya
18 17 (2.63%) SonicWALL
19 16 (2.47%) Oracle
20 15 (2.32%) Crossbeam
Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Posted: 14 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 24 days ago
Sevenoaks
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 27 days ago