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 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
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 191 170 153
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 309 314 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.47% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 2.97% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 265 227 342
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,700 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £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
11208 10575 11272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.66% 49.64% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8644 8490 9451
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £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
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 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 3 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 -1 115 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Kent +46 62 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Surrey -31 59 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Hampshire -8 41 £47,000 +20.51% 3
Buckinghamshire -21 17 £52,500 -4.54% 3
West Sussex -25 6 £47,500 +8.57%
East Sussex -37 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire +9 4 £37,500 -6.25%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 477 (74.18%) Cisco
2 462 (71.85%) Firewall
3 286 (44.48%) Cisco Certification
4 281 (43.70%) Juniper
5 239 (37.17%) F5
6 233 (36.24%) WAN
7 214 (33.28%) LAN
8 212 (32.97%) Network Security
9 194 (30.17%) CCNP
10 177 (27.53%) Windows
11 159 (24.73%) Cisco ASA
12 147 (22.86%) TCP/IP
13 142 (22.08%) Blue Coat
14 137 (21.31%) CCSE
15 132 (20.53%) ITIL
16 127 (19.75%) CCNA
17 126 (19.60%) CCSA
18 110 (17.11%) Microsoft
19 104 (16.17%) Linux
20 99 (15.40%) Internet
21 98 (15.24%) VPN
22 93 (14.46%) Active Directory
23 91 (14.15%) Finance
24 90 (14.00%) VMware
24 90 (14.00%) BGP
24 90 (14.00%) OSPF
25 75 (11.66%) Websense
25 75 (11.66%) Citrix
26 70 (10.89%) Telecoms
27 67 (10.42%) Cisco PIX

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 57 (8.86%) MS Exchange
2 26 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (3.89%) Lync
4 24 (3.73%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.49%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (2.02%) IIS
7 12 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.56%) Apache
9 8 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.09%) Moodle
11 6 (0.93%) 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 61 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.51%) MS Office
3 6 (0.93%) FastStats
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) RMDS
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Retail
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.09%) Office 365
2 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 462 (71.85%) Firewall
2 233 (36.24%) WAN
3 214 (33.28%) LAN
4 212 (32.97%) Network Security
5 159 (24.73%) Cisco ASA
6 147 (22.86%) TCP/IP
7 99 (15.40%) Internet
8 98 (15.24%) VPN
9 90 (14.00%) OSPF
9 90 (14.00%) BGP
10 67 (10.42%) Cisco PIX
11 66 (10.26%) DNS
12 64 (9.95%) MPLS
13 49 (7.62%) BIG-IP
14 48 (7.47%) SSL
15 47 (7.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 43 (6.69%) VoIP
17 42 (6.53%) EIGRP
18 41 (6.38%) TACACS
19 39 (6.07%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (1.71%) MySQL
4 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Metasploit
General
1 91 (14.15%) Finance
2 70 (10.89%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.49%) German Language
4 9 (1.40%) Banking
5 5 (0.78%) Retail
5 5 (0.78%) French Language
6 4 (0.62%) Legal
6 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.16%) Advertising
8 1 (0.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 195 (30.33%) Network Engineer
2 146 (22.71%) Consultant
3 142 (22.08%) Security Engineer
4 79 (12.29%) Security Consultant
5 71 (11.04%) Network Security Engineer
6 70 (10.89%) Analyst
7 68 (10.58%) Network Consultant
8 53 (8.24%) Senior Network Engineer
9 36 (5.60%) Support Engineer
10 33 (5.13%) Senior Security Engineer
11 31 (4.82%) Network Security Consultant
12 24 (3.73%) Firewall Engineer
12 24 (3.73%) Network Analyst
13 23 (3.58%) Network Support
14 18 (2.80%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (2.80%) Technical Engineer
14 18 (2.80%) IT Consultant
15 17 (2.64%) Support Specialist
15 17 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 17 (2.64%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.49%) SOAP
2 4 (0.62%) Middleware
3 3 (0.47%) .NET
4 2 (0.31%) Regular Expression
4 2 (0.31%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.16%) CSS
5 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.29%) Firmware
2 31 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.02%) Clustering
4 9 (1.40%) Smartphone
5 6 (0.93%) Replication
6 5 (0.78%) SecurID
7 4 (0.62%) PKI
7 4 (0.62%) CESG
7 4 (0.62%) NHS
8 3 (0.47%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.31%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.31%) Statistics
9 2 (0.31%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.31%) Kindle
9 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.16%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.16%) HP StorageWorks
10 1 (0.16%) AVVID
10 1 (0.16%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 177 (27.53%) Windows
2 104 (16.17%) Linux
3 49 (7.62%) UNIX
3 49 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (4.67%) Solaris
5 23 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.80%) Windows 7
7 16 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 14 (2.18%) AIX
10 12 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.71%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.31%) 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
1 132 (20.53%) ITIL
2 64 (9.95%) Load Balancing
3 63 (9.80%) Network Management
4 57 (8.86%) Information Security
5 56 (8.71%) Network Design
6 52 (8.09%) Change Control
7 51 (7.93%) PRINCE2
8 50 (7.78%) Project Management
9 48 (7.47%) Kalman Filter
10 46 (7.15%) SIEM
11 34 (5.29%) Capacity Management
12 31 (4.82%) Service Delivery
13 29 (4.51%) Mentoring
13 29 (4.51%) Coaching
14 24 (3.73%) Change Management
15 23 (3.58%) E-Commerce
16 19 (2.95%) Data Security
17 17 (2.64%) Problem Management
18 15 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
19 14 (2.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (7.93%) SQL
2 15 (2.33%) C
3 4 (0.62%) C#
4 3 (0.47%) Perl
5 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.16%) VBScript
6 1 (0.16%) PHP
6 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 286 (44.48%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (30.17%) CCNP
3 137 (21.31%) CCSE
4 127 (19.75%) CCNA
5 126 (19.60%) CCSA
6 54 (8.40%) CCIE
6 54 (8.40%) Security Cleared
7 47 (7.31%) CISSP
8 36 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (4.82%) SC Cleared
9 31 (4.82%) JNCIS
10 29 (4.51%) JNCIA
11 28 (4.35%) MCSE
12 27 (4.20%) Degree
13 21 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (2.80%) MCSA
15 15 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (2.02%) CCDP
17 10 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
18 9 (1.40%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.18%) SLA
2 45 (7.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (6.53%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.24%) QA
5 6 (0.93%) GPG13
5 6 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 93 (14.46%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.20%) vSphere
4 25 (3.89%) ProxySG
5 23 (3.58%) XenApp
6 17 (2.64%) Snort
7 13 (2.02%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.93%) Nmap
8 6 (0.93%) Squid
9 5 (0.78%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.31%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 19 (2.95%) SolarWinds Orion
3 16 (2.49%) HP NNM
3 16 (2.49%) CiscoWorks
4 15 (2.33%) SCSM
5 13 (2.02%) SCCM
5 13 (2.02%) SCOM
6 12 (1.87%) FortiGate
7 8 (1.24%) Foglight
8 7 (1.09%) Nessus
9 5 (0.78%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.47%) Zenoss
11 3 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
11 3 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.31%) Opsview
12 2 (0.31%) Cryoserver
12 2 (0.31%) WSUS
12 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 477 (74.18%) Cisco
2 281 (43.70%) Juniper
3 239 (37.17%) F5
4 142 (22.08%) Blue Coat
5 110 (17.11%) Microsoft
6 90 (14.00%) VMware
7 75 (11.66%) Websense
7 75 (11.66%) Citrix
8 62 (9.64%) Nokia
9 59 (9.18%) HP
10 55 (8.55%) McAfee
11 46 (7.15%) Fortinet
12 41 (6.38%) SolarWinds
13 30 (4.67%) Sourcefire
14 29 (4.51%) Kaspersky
15 27 (4.20%) WatchGuard
16 26 (4.04%) Aruba
16 26 (4.04%) BT
17 25 (3.89%) Oracle
18 20 (3.11%) IronPort
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £47k - 64k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
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2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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NST Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum Corporate Benefits Package
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Iver
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
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Slough
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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