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 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 202 194 181
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 285 314 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.37% 1.40% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 2.78% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 200 270 225
Average salary £47,500 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £71,500
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
10360 11289 10498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.85% 50.21% 49.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8490 8690 8423
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,007
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 September 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 +2 99 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Surrey +16 60 £42,500 - 4
Buckinghamshire +24 51 £57,500 +12.19% 3
Hampshire +10 28 £47,500 - 1
Kent -51 16 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Middlesex - 14 £50,000 -
West Sussex -14 8 £52,500 +10.52%
Oxfordshire +7 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Sussex +17 6 £39,000 -22.00%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 536 (81.46%) Cisco
2 530 (80.55%) Firewall
3 386 (58.66%) Cisco Certification
4 299 (45.44%) LAN
5 287 (43.62%) Juniper
6 274 (41.64%) CCNP
7 261 (39.67%) WAN
8 256 (38.91%) F5
9 193 (29.33%) Cisco ASA
10 170 (25.84%) VPN
11 167 (25.38%) TCP/IP
12 161 (24.47%) CCNA
13 155 (23.56%) Network Security
14 138 (20.97%) ITIL
14 138 (20.97%) Blue Coat
15 135 (20.52%) CCSE
16 133 (20.21%) Data Centre
17 129 (19.60%) DNS
18 126 (19.15%) Windows
19 121 (18.39%) Telecoms
20 115 (17.48%) BGP
21 108 (16.41%) MPLS
22 107 (16.26%) Finance
23 103 (15.65%) CCIE
24 101 (15.35%) VMware
25 100 (15.20%) Fortinet
26 98 (14.89%) Wireless
26 98 (14.89%) VoIP
26 98 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
27 96 (14.59%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (4.41%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.43%) IIS
3 15 (2.28%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.98%) Lync
5 11 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.37%) Apache
7 6 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.46%) Confluence
9 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.15%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 26 (3.95%) MS Office
1 26 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.67%) MS Project
3 5 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.28%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (1.98%) IaaS
3 9 (1.37%) PaaS
4 7 (1.06%) SaaS
5 3 (0.46%) Office 365
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 530 (80.55%) Firewall
2 299 (45.44%) LAN
3 261 (39.67%) WAN
4 193 (29.33%) Cisco ASA
5 170 (25.84%) VPN
6 167 (25.38%) TCP/IP
7 155 (23.56%) Network Security
8 129 (19.60%) DNS
9 115 (17.48%) BGP
10 108 (16.41%) MPLS
11 98 (14.89%) VoIP
11 98 (14.89%) Wireless
11 98 (14.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 94 (14.29%) OSPF
13 90 (13.68%) Cisco PIX
14 89 (13.53%) BIG-IP
15 88 (13.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 78 (11.85%) Internet
17 65 (9.88%) SSL
18 51 (7.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.91%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.61%) MySQL
7 4 (0.61%) Big Data
7 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.30%) OLTP
9 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.61%) Subversion
3 3 (0.46%) JIRA
3 3 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 121 (18.39%) Telecoms
2 107 (16.26%) Finance
3 14 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 10 (1.52%) Banking
5 9 (1.37%) Advertising
6 8 (1.22%) Multimedia
7 5 (0.76%) Retail
7 5 (0.76%) French Language
7 5 (0.76%) German Language
7 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.61%) Avionics
9 3 (0.46%) Marketing
9 3 (0.46%) Legal
9 3 (0.46%) Back Office
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 262 (39.82%) Network Engineer
2 96 (14.59%) Consultant
3 80 (12.16%) Security Engineer
4 73 (11.09%) Analyst
5 71 (10.79%) Architect
6 69 (10.49%) Senior Network Engineer
7 60 (9.12%) Security Consultant
8 55 (8.36%) Network Security Engineer
9 42 (6.38%) Support Engineer
10 38 (5.78%) Network Architect
11 36 (5.47%) Network Analyst
12 35 (5.32%) Team Leader
13 34 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
14 33 (5.02%) Security Analyst
14 33 (5.02%) Network Support
15 30 (4.56%) Network Consultant
16 29 (4.41%) Senior Security Consultant
17 28 (4.26%) Network Team Leader
18 24 (3.65%) Network Support Engineer
18 24 (3.65%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.95%) 802.1X
2 21 (3.19%) CSS
3 9 (1.37%) Regular Expression
4 6 (0.91%) ODBC
5 5 (0.76%) XML
5 5 (0.76%) .NET
5 5 (0.76%) J2EE
6 3 (0.46%) Middleware
7 2 (0.30%) Java EE
7 2 (0.30%) JSON
7 2 (0.30%) REST
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
7 2 (0.30%) Web Services
7 2 (0.30%) XSD
7 2 (0.30%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 133 (20.21%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 22 (3.34%) IVR
5 16 (2.43%) e-Health
5 16 (2.43%) Statistics
6 9 (1.37%) Clustering
7 8 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.06%) PKI
8 7 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.91%) CESG
10 5 (0.76%) Replication
10 5 (0.76%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.76%) HP Storage
11 4 (0.61%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.61%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.46%) NHS
12 3 (0.46%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 126 (19.15%) Windows
2 73 (11.09%) Linux
3 46 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (6.69%) UNIX
6 29 (4.41%) Solaris
7 18 (2.74%) Windows 2000
8 15 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.67%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.76%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.61%) SUSE
13 3 (0.46%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.30%) AIX
14 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (20.97%) ITIL
2 96 (14.59%) Load Balancing
3 56 (8.51%) Information Security
4 44 (6.69%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (6.08%) Network Management
6 39 (5.93%) Service Delivery
7 36 (5.47%) Network Design
8 34 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
9 33 (5.02%) Mentoring
9 33 (5.02%) Change Management
9 33 (5.02%) Penetration Testing
10 32 (4.86%) PRINCE2
11 31 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (4.56%) Incident Management
13 25 (3.80%) Migration
14 23 (3.50%) Software Licensing
15 21 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
16 20 (3.04%) Risk Management
17 19 (2.89%) SIEM
18 18 (2.74%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 28 (4.26%) SQL
2 23 (3.50%) Perl
3 5 (0.76%) Shell Script
4 4 (0.61%) C
5 3 (0.46%) Java
6 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.15%) Korn
7 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 386 (58.66%) Cisco Certification
2 274 (41.64%) CCNP
3 161 (24.47%) CCNA
4 135 (20.52%) CCSE
5 103 (15.65%) CCIE
6 94 (14.29%) CCSA
7 91 (13.83%) Security Cleared
8 65 (9.88%) SC Cleared
9 42 (6.38%) Check Point Certification
10 33 (5.02%) CISSP
10 33 (5.02%) Degree
11 29 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
12 27 (4.10%) CCVP
13 22 (3.34%) MCSE
14 21 (3.19%) JNCIS
15 19 (2.89%) JNCIA
16 18 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (2.58%) HP ASE
18 13 (1.98%) CCDP
19 12 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.05%) SLA
2 12 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.22%) GPG13
5 3 (0.46%) COBIT
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.30%) QA
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (9.57%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.67%) ProxySG
5 10 (1.52%) XenApp
6 7 (1.06%) vSphere
7 5 (0.76%) vCloud
7 5 (0.76%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.30%) Squid
9 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.15%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) NFS
10 1 (0.15%) Snort
10 1 (0.15%) KVM
10 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 46 (6.99%) FortiGate
2 37 (5.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 36 (5.47%) Cisco UCCX
4 17 (2.58%) CA Spectrum
5 10 (1.52%) Cisco Prime
6 9 (1.37%) Nagios
7 7 (1.06%) SCCM
8 6 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.76%) SCOM
9 5 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.61%) vMotion
11 3 (0.46%) Opsview
11 3 (0.46%) HP SIM
11 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.30%) Nessus
12 2 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
13 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.15%) Nmap
Vendors
1 536 (81.46%) Cisco
2 287 (43.62%) Juniper
3 256 (38.91%) F5
4 138 (20.97%) Blue Coat
5 101 (15.35%) VMware
6 100 (15.20%) Fortinet
7 70 (10.64%) HP
8 67 (10.18%) Microsoft
9 53 (8.05%) Nokia
10 49 (7.45%) Citrix
11 35 (5.32%) Avaya
12 32 (4.86%) McAfee
13 29 (4.41%) Websense
13 29 (4.41%) IronPort
14 26 (3.95%) Sourcefire
15 24 (3.65%) SolarWinds
16 23 (3.50%) Tufin
17 22 (3.34%) Aruba
18 21 (3.19%) WatchGuard
19 20 (3.04%) Crossbeam
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum £50-60k+
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Sevenoaks
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago