The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 180 177 150
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 328 333 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.51% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.89% 3.01% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 280 246 363
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,375 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11363 11063 11388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.12% 50.15% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8881 8986 9613
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +4 106 £48,500 +14.11% 12
Kent +44 69 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Surrey -24 64 £46,250 +2.77% 8
Hampshire -15 44 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Buckinghamshire -33 14 £42,500 -22.72% 3
West Sussex -17 10 £47,500 +30.13%
Oxfordshire +8 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Middlesex +3 6 £62,500 +56.25%
East Sussex -25 6 £42,500 +28.30%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 463 (74.08%) Firewall
2 455 (72.80%) Cisco
3 280 (44.80%) Cisco Certification
4 255 (40.80%) Juniper
5 221 (35.36%) WAN
6 220 (35.20%) F5
7 206 (32.96%) LAN
8 189 (30.24%) Network Security
9 172 (27.52%) Windows
10 170 (27.20%) CCNP
11 143 (22.88%) CCNA
12 141 (22.56%) Cisco ASA
13 135 (21.60%) Blue Coat
14 133 (21.28%) TCP/IP
15 130 (20.80%) ITIL
16 117 (18.72%) CCSA
17 116 (18.56%) CCSE
18 110 (17.60%) Microsoft
19 99 (15.84%) Active Directory
20 97 (15.52%) VMware
20 97 (15.52%) Finance
21 91 (14.56%) Internet
22 90 (14.40%) Linux
23 89 (14.24%) BGP
24 87 (13.92%) VPN
25 85 (13.60%) OSPF
26 84 (13.44%) Citrix
27 78 (12.48%) Network Management
28 69 (11.04%) DNS
28 69 (11.04%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 55 (8.80%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (4.16%) Lync
4 25 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.04%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.60%) IIS
7 10 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.28%) Apache
10 6 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.80%) Moodle
12 4 (0.64%) eRoom
12 4 (0.64%) SAS
13 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 62 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.84%) MS Office
3 7 (1.12%) FastStats
4 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) RMDS
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.80%) Office 365
3 4 (0.64%) SaaS
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 463 (74.08%) Firewall
2 221 (35.36%) WAN
3 206 (32.96%) LAN
4 189 (30.24%) Network Security
5 141 (22.56%) Cisco ASA
6 133 (21.28%) TCP/IP
7 91 (14.56%) Internet
8 89 (14.24%) BGP
9 87 (13.92%) VPN
10 85 (13.60%) OSPF
11 69 (11.04%) DNS
12 68 (10.88%) Cisco PIX
13 54 (8.64%) MPLS
14 47 (7.52%) BIG-IP
15 46 (7.36%) EIGRP
16 44 (7.04%) SSL
17 42 (6.72%) TACACS
18 40 (6.40%) Wireless
19 39 (6.24%) VLAN
20 38 (6.08%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (1.28%) MySQL
4 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Metasploit
General
1 97 (15.52%) Finance
2 66 (10.56%) Telecoms
3 11 (1.76%) German Language
4 9 (1.44%) Banking
5 6 (0.96%) Retail
6 4 (0.64%) French Language
6 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.16%) Games
8 1 (0.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 199 (31.84%) Network Engineer
2 144 (23.04%) Consultant
3 131 (20.96%) Security Engineer
4 72 (11.52%) Network Security Engineer
5 71 (11.36%) Security Consultant
6 67 (10.72%) Analyst
7 59 (9.44%) Network Consultant
8 58 (9.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 33 (5.28%) Support Engineer
10 32 (5.12%) Senior Security Engineer
11 30 (4.80%) Network Support
12 27 (4.32%) Firewall Engineer
13 26 (4.16%) Network Analyst
14 25 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
15 20 (3.20%) Technical Engineer
16 18 (2.88%) Senior Consultant
16 18 (2.88%) Service Manager
17 17 (2.72%) Security Analyst
18 16 (2.56%) IT Consultant
18 16 (2.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.04%) SOAP
2 6 (0.96%) Rendezvous
3 4 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) .NET
5 2 (0.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.08%) Firmware
2 29 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 17 (2.72%) Clustering
4 9 (1.44%) Smartphone
5 6 (0.96%) SecurID
6 5 (0.80%) Replication
7 4 (0.64%) CESG
7 4 (0.64%) NHS
8 3 (0.48%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.32%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.32%) Kindle
9 2 (0.32%) PKI
9 2 (0.32%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.16%) AVVID
10 1 (0.16%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 172 (27.52%) Windows
2 90 (14.40%) Linux
3 46 (7.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (6.24%) UNIX
5 25 (4.00%) Solaris
6 19 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.24%) AIX
9 13 (2.08%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.44%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.48%) CentOS
13 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (20.80%) ITIL
2 78 (12.48%) Network Management
3 69 (11.04%) Load Balancing
4 63 (10.08%) Project Management
5 54 (8.64%) Change Control
6 53 (8.48%) PRINCE2
7 50 (8.00%) Network Design
8 48 (7.68%) Information Security
9 41 (6.56%) SIEM
10 40 (6.40%) Capacity Management
11 31 (4.96%) Service Delivery
12 26 (4.16%) Data Security
13 23 (3.68%) Problem Management
13 23 (3.68%) Change Management
14 22 (3.52%) E-Commerce
15 19 (3.04%) Service Management
16 16 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
17 15 (2.40%) Network Load Balancing
18 13 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
19 11 (1.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 57 (9.12%) SQL
2 12 (1.92%) C
3 4 (0.64%) C#
3 4 (0.64%) Perl
4 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.16%) VBScript
5 1 (0.16%) PHP
5 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 280 (44.80%) Cisco Certification
2 170 (27.20%) CCNP
3 143 (22.88%) CCNA
4 117 (18.72%) CCSA
5 116 (18.56%) CCSE
6 59 (9.44%) Security Cleared
7 47 (7.52%) CCIE
8 38 (6.08%) CISSP
9 31 (4.96%) SC Cleared
9 31 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (4.00%) MCSE
11 24 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (3.84%) JNCIA
12 23 (3.68%) JNCIS
13 22 (3.52%) Degree
14 18 (2.88%) MCSA
15 14 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.60%) CCDP
17 9 (1.44%) HNC
17 9 (1.44%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.56%) SLA
2 34 (5.44%) PCI DSS
3 33 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.12%) GPG13
5 6 (0.96%) QA
6 5 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (15.84%) Active Directory
2 37 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.12%) vSphere
4 27 (4.32%) ProxySG
5 19 (3.04%) XenApp
6 16 (2.56%) Snort
7 10 (1.60%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.12%) Squid
8 7 (1.12%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.96%) Nmap
10 5 (0.80%) Terminal Server
11 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 36 (5.76%) Backup Exec
2 19 (3.04%) CiscoWorks
2 19 (3.04%) HP NNM
3 18 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 15 (2.40%) SCSM
5 12 (1.92%) FortiGate
6 10 (1.60%) SCCM
6 10 (1.60%) SCOM
7 9 (1.44%) Foglight
8 8 (1.28%) Nessus
9 7 (1.12%) OpenView
10 6 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (0.80%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.64%) Zenoss
13 3 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
13 3 (0.48%) Cryoserver
14 2 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
14 2 (0.32%) Opsview
14 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 455 (72.80%) Cisco
2 255 (40.80%) Juniper
3 220 (35.20%) F5
4 135 (21.60%) Blue Coat
5 110 (17.60%) Microsoft
6 97 (15.52%) VMware
7 84 (13.44%) Citrix
8 68 (10.88%) Websense
9 66 (10.56%) Nokia
10 53 (8.48%) HP
11 46 (7.36%) Fortinet
12 45 (7.20%) McAfee
13 41 (6.56%) SolarWinds
14 32 (5.12%) Sourcefire
15 28 (4.48%) Kaspersky
16 27 (4.32%) WatchGuard
16 27 (4.32%) BT
17 21 (3.36%) IronPort
17 21 (3.36%) Oracle
18 20 (3.20%) IBM
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 5 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Superb base with bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £41,000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60,000 - £70,000 per annum (dependi
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Shift allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Weybridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Health Cover/Pension/
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 19 days ago
Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits and training
Posted: 19 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 20 days ago
Weybridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Weybridge
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago