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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 185 211 150
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -61
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 323 275 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.52% 1.21% 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 2.50% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 236 245 320
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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
10651 11015 11375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.24% 48.38% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8421 8571 9243
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 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 31 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 +39 129 £52,000 +9.47% 12
Surrey +8 50 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Kent -11 47 £47,500 +79.24% 2
Hampshire +12 42 £42,000 -19.23% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 29 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East Sussex -16 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Middlesex +6 4 £47,500 +35.71%
Oxfordshire +8 3 £60,000 +84.61%
West Sussex -16 3 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 574 (86.19%) Cisco
2 489 (73.42%) Firewall
3 398 (59.76%) Cisco Certification
4 325 (48.80%) Juniper
5 293 (43.99%) CCNP
6 259 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
7 251 (37.69%) F5
8 236 (35.44%) Network Security
9 229 (34.38%) WAN
10 198 (29.73%) LAN
11 180 (27.03%) CCIE
12 170 (25.53%) TCP/IP
13 165 (24.77%) CCSE
14 164 (24.62%) CCNA
15 158 (23.72%) ITIL
16 152 (22.82%) BGP
17 131 (19.67%) MPLS
18 128 (19.22%) OSPF
19 127 (19.07%) Windows
20 122 (18.32%) Blue Coat
21 116 (17.42%) HP
22 110 (16.52%) Linux
22 110 (16.52%) Wireless
23 108 (16.22%) VPN
24 105 (15.77%) Microsoft
25 95 (14.26%) CCSA
26 86 (12.91%) Cisco PIX
27 84 (12.61%) Cisco Nexus
27 84 (12.61%) VMware
28 81 (12.16%) Fortinet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 49 (7.36%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.11%) Lync
3 16 (2.40%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (1.65%) Moodle
6 9 (1.35%) IIS
6 9 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.45%) Apache
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Jetty
10 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 55 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.15%) RMDS
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.45%) IaaS
2 15 (2.25%) Office 365
2 15 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 489 (73.42%) Firewall
2 259 (38.89%) Cisco ASA
3 236 (35.44%) Network Security
4 229 (34.38%) WAN
5 198 (29.73%) LAN
6 170 (25.53%) TCP/IP
7 152 (22.82%) BGP
8 131 (19.67%) MPLS
9 128 (19.22%) OSPF
10 110 (16.52%) Wireless
11 108 (16.22%) VPN
12 86 (12.91%) Cisco PIX
13 84 (12.61%) Cisco Nexus
14 75 (11.26%) VoIP
15 73 (10.96%) DNS
16 64 (9.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 60 (9.01%) VLAN
18 56 (8.41%) EIGRP
19 46 (6.91%) DHCP
20 45 (6.76%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.60%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.60%) Big Data
5 2 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
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 9 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (6.91%) Telecoms
2 45 (6.76%) Finance
3 15 (2.25%) Advertising
4 9 (1.35%) Retail
5 8 (1.20%) Banking
6 7 (1.05%) Back Office
7 6 (0.90%) Marketing
8 5 (0.75%) Legal
9 4 (0.60%) French Language
9 4 (0.60%) German Language
10 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.30%) Billing
11 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 262 (39.34%) Network Engineer
2 124 (18.62%) Consultant
3 98 (14.71%) Security Engineer
4 73 (10.96%) Support Engineer
5 68 (10.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 59 (8.86%) Network Consultant
7 53 (7.96%) Analyst
7 53 (7.96%) Security Consultant
8 51 (7.66%) Network Security Engineer
9 40 (6.01%) Architect
10 38 (5.71%) Network Support
11 33 (4.95%) Security Analyst
12 31 (4.65%) Network Support Engineer
13 30 (4.50%) Team Leader
13 30 (4.50%) Network Security Consultant
14 26 (3.90%) Deployment Engineer
14 26 (3.90%) Network Analyst
14 26 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
15 23 (3.45%) Technical Support
15 23 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.35%) LAMP
1 9 (1.35%) Regular Expression
2 6 (0.90%) ODBC
3 3 (0.45%) X-Windows
4 2 (0.30%) CGI
5 1 (0.15%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.15%) Middleware
5 1 (0.15%) .NET
5 1 (0.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (3.90%) Open Source
2 22 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.15%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.70%) Clustering
5 11 (1.65%) VLE
5 11 (1.65%) CMDB
6 10 (1.50%) e-Health
7 7 (1.05%) Visualisation
8 6 (0.90%) Performance Metrics
9 5 (0.75%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.60%) Statistics
10 4 (0.60%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.45%) PKI
11 3 (0.45%) CESG
11 3 (0.45%) Replication
11 3 (0.45%) Kindle
12 2 (0.30%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 127 (19.07%) Windows
2 110 (16.52%) Linux
3 44 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (6.01%) UNIX
5 34 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (2.85%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.95%) Windows 2000
8 13 (1.95%) Windows XP
8 13 (1.95%) Solaris
9 12 (1.80%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 8 (1.20%) AIX
11 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (23.72%) ITIL
2 74 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 61 (9.16%) Migration
4 60 (9.01%) Information Security
4 60 (9.01%) Network Monitoring
5 55 (8.26%) PRINCE2
6 46 (6.91%) Network Management
7 37 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 36 (5.41%) Security Architecture
9 35 (5.26%) SIEM
10 34 (5.11%) Vulnerability Management
10 34 (5.11%) Penetration Testing
11 32 (4.80%) Network Architecture
12 31 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
13 29 (4.35%) Service Delivery
14 28 (4.20%) Project Management
14 28 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (4.05%) ITIL V3
16 24 (3.60%) WAN Optimisation
16 24 (3.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (6.16%) SQL
2 5 (0.75%) C
3 2 (0.30%) Perl
3 2 (0.30%) 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
1 398 (59.76%) Cisco Certification
2 293 (43.99%) CCNP
3 180 (27.03%) CCIE
4 165 (24.77%) CCSE
5 164 (24.62%) CCNA
6 95 (14.26%) CCSA
7 79 (11.86%) Security Cleared
8 47 (7.06%) Degree
9 42 (6.31%) CISSP
9 42 (6.31%) SC Cleared
10 29 (4.35%) JNCIP
10 29 (4.35%) JNCIE
11 28 (4.20%) HP ASE
12 27 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (3.90%) CCDP
13 26 (3.90%) JNCIA
13 26 (3.90%) HP MASE
14 22 (3.30%) MCSE
15 20 (3.00%) JNCIS
16 14 (2.10%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.26%) SLA
2 49 (7.36%) PCI DSS
3 41 (6.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (3.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 25 (3.75%) GPG13
5 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 47 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (6.61%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 20 (3.00%) Squid
5 10 (1.50%) Firmware
6 9 (1.35%) vSphere
7 5 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.75%) XenApp
8 4 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.60%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.45%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.15%) Snort
10 1 (0.15%) pfSense
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 12 (1.80%) SCCM
2 11 (1.65%) FortiGate
2 11 (1.65%) CA Spectrum
3 9 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (1.05%) Nagios
6 6 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (0.75%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.75%) SCOM
8 4 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.60%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.30%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.30%) Puppet
9 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.15%) Cacti
10 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 574 (86.19%) Cisco
2 325 (48.80%) Juniper
3 251 (37.69%) F5
4 122 (18.32%) Blue Coat
5 116 (17.42%) HP
6 105 (15.77%) Microsoft
7 84 (12.61%) VMware
8 81 (12.16%) Fortinet
9 60 (9.01%) Websense
10 49 (7.36%) Brocade
11 45 (6.76%) McAfee
11 45 (6.76%) Citrix
12 43 (6.46%) Nokia
13 34 (5.11%) Aruba
14 23 (3.45%) IronPort
15 19 (2.85%) SolarWinds
15 19 (2.85%) Tufin
15 19 (2.85%) Sourcefire
16 17 (2.55%) Avaya
17 15 (2.25%) SonicWALL
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance and comprehensive
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Life, Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-42K Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 14 days ago
Leatherhead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago