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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 193 199 183
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 306 318 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.48% 1.41% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 2.84% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 208 271 244
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £33,425
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £58,500 £65,000
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
10412 11178 10866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.31% 49.68% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8399 8708 8789
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +18 118 £55,000 +13.40% 9
Surrey +9 67 £45,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire +33 44 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Hampshire -4 26 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Sussex +31 14 £50,000 +17.64%
Middlesex +12 13 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Kent -47 13 £23,000 -38.66% 2
West Sussex -4 9 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Oxfordshire +5 3 - - 3
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 558 (83.16%) Cisco
2 547 (81.52%) Firewall
3 401 (59.76%) Cisco Certification
4 301 (44.86%) Juniper
5 288 (42.92%) LAN
6 278 (41.43%) CCNP
7 260 (38.75%) F5
8 257 (38.30%) WAN
9 225 (33.53%) Cisco ASA
10 185 (27.57%) TCP/IP
11 165 (24.59%) CCNA
11 165 (24.59%) Network Security
12 156 (23.25%) CCSE
13 149 (22.21%) Blue Coat
14 147 (21.91%) VPN
15 136 (20.27%) ITIL
16 133 (19.82%) Data Centre
17 127 (18.93%) Windows
18 125 (18.63%) BGP
19 124 (18.48%) CCIE
20 121 (18.03%) Fortinet
21 113 (16.84%) DNS
22 110 (16.39%) MPLS
23 105 (15.65%) Cisco Nexus
23 105 (15.65%) Cisco PIX
24 103 (15.35%) Wireless
24 103 (15.35%) CCSA
25 102 (15.20%) Telecoms
26 97 (14.46%) Load Balancing
27 95 (14.16%) OSPF

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (4.32%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.38%) IIS
3 13 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (1.79%) Lync
5 11 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.49%) Apache
7 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.45%) Confluence
8 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.15%) Jetty
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.15%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 22 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.68%) MS Office
3 6 (0.89%) MS Project
3 6 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (2.38%) IaaS
3 8 (1.19%) PaaS
4 5 (0.75%) SaaS
5 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.30%) Office 365
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.15%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 547 (81.52%) Firewall
2 288 (42.92%) LAN
3 257 (38.30%) WAN
4 225 (33.53%) Cisco ASA
5 185 (27.57%) TCP/IP
6 165 (24.59%) Network Security
7 147 (21.91%) VPN
8 125 (18.63%) BGP
9 113 (16.84%) DNS
10 110 (16.39%) MPLS
11 105 (15.65%) Cisco PIX
11 105 (15.65%) Cisco Nexus
12 103 (15.35%) Wireless
13 95 (14.16%) OSPF
14 93 (13.86%) BIG-IP
15 89 (13.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 80 (11.92%) VoIP
17 59 (8.79%) SSL
17 59 (8.79%) Internet
18 53 (7.90%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.37%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.04%) NoSQL
3 7 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.89%) Big Data
4 6 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.75%) MySQL
5 5 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.15%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.45%) Subversion
2 3 (0.45%) JIRA
2 3 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 102 (15.20%) Telecoms
2 85 (12.67%) Finance
3 14 (2.09%) Financial Institution
4 13 (1.94%) Advertising
5 12 (1.79%) Banking
6 7 (1.04%) Multimedia
7 5 (0.75%) French Language
7 5 (0.75%) German Language
8 4 (0.60%) Retail
8 4 (0.60%) Legal
9 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.45%) Back Office
9 3 (0.45%) Marketing
10 2 (0.30%) Avionics
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
10 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.15%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 271 (40.39%) Network Engineer
2 110 (16.39%) Consultant
3 93 (13.86%) Security Engineer
4 69 (10.28%) Senior Network Engineer
5 68 (10.13%) Security Consultant
6 62 (9.24%) Analyst
7 60 (8.94%) Architect
8 53 (7.90%) Network Security Engineer
9 49 (7.30%) Support Engineer
10 40 (5.96%) Team Leader
11 36 (5.37%) Security Analyst
11 36 (5.37%) Network Consultant
11 36 (5.37%) Senior Consultant
12 33 (4.92%) Network Support
12 33 (4.92%) Network Team Leader
13 32 (4.77%) Senior Security Consultant
13 32 (4.77%) Network Architect
14 29 (4.32%) Cisco Engineer
15 28 (4.17%) Network Analyst
16 25 (3.73%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (4.92%) 802.1X
2 15 (2.24%) CSS
3 11 (1.64%) Regular Expression
4 8 (1.19%) ODBC
5 5 (0.75%) XML
5 5 (0.75%) .NET
5 5 (0.75%) J2EE
6 2 (0.30%) Middleware
7 1 (0.15%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.15%) LAMP
7 1 (0.15%) Java EE
7 1 (0.15%) JSON
7 1 (0.15%) REST
7 1 (0.15%) SOAP
7 1 (0.15%) Web Services
7 1 (0.15%) XSD
7 1 (0.15%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 133 (19.82%) Data Centre
2 40 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 18 (2.68%) e-Health
5 15 (2.24%) IVR
5 15 (2.24%) Statistics
6 12 (1.79%) Clustering
7 7 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 7 (1.04%) CESG
7 7 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.89%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.75%) HP Storage
10 4 (0.60%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.60%) Fat Client
10 4 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.60%) PKI
10 4 (0.60%) Replication
10 4 (0.60%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.45%) NHS
11 3 (0.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 127 (18.93%) Windows
2 84 (12.52%) Linux
3 52 (7.75%) UNIX
4 51 (7.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (4.62%) Solaris
7 21 (3.13%) Windows 2000
8 15 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.04%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.60%) SUSE
12 3 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (20.27%) ITIL
2 97 (14.46%) Load Balancing
3 72 (10.73%) Information Security
4 50 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (6.41%) Network Monitoring
6 42 (6.26%) Service Delivery
7 37 (5.51%) Network Design
7 37 (5.51%) Mentoring
8 36 (5.37%) Network Management
8 36 (5.37%) Penetration Testing
8 36 (5.37%) Migration
9 29 (4.32%) Incident Management
10 28 (4.17%) PRINCE2
11 25 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (3.28%) SIEM
13 21 (3.13%) Change Management
14 20 (2.98%) Risk Management
15 19 (2.83%) Open Source
16 18 (2.68%) Ethical Hacking
16 18 (2.68%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (4.62%) SQL
2 19 (2.83%) Perl
3 5 (0.75%) Shell Script
3 5 (0.75%) C
4 2 (0.30%) Java
4 2 (0.30%) VBScript
4 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.15%) Korn
5 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 401 (59.76%) Cisco Certification
2 278 (41.43%) CCNP
3 165 (24.59%) CCNA
4 156 (23.25%) CCSE
5 124 (18.48%) CCIE
6 103 (15.35%) CCSA
7 92 (13.71%) Security Cleared
8 64 (9.54%) SC Cleared
9 41 (6.11%) CISSP
10 40 (5.96%) Check Point Certification
11 35 (5.22%) Degree
12 32 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 27 (4.02%) JNCIS
14 26 (3.87%) MCSE
15 21 (3.13%) JNCIA
16 18 (2.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (2.53%) CCVP
18 16 (2.38%) HP ASE
19 12 (1.79%) CCDP
19 12 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (8.05%) SLA
2 28 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 19 (2.83%) GPG13
4 17 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 1 (0.15%) QA
System Software
1 66 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (9.69%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.64%) XenApp
4 11 (1.64%) ProxySG
4 11 (1.64%) Squid
5 8 (1.19%) vSphere
6 5 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.75%) vCloud
6 5 (0.75%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.30%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) iptables
9 1 (0.15%) pfSense
9 1 (0.15%) UAG
9 1 (0.15%) Snort
9 1 (0.15%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 44 (6.56%) FortiGate
2 29 (4.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 26 (3.87%) Cisco UCCX
4 18 (2.68%) CA Spectrum
5 12 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
6 10 (1.49%) Nagios
7 8 (1.19%) SCCM
8 7 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.60%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.60%) SCOM
10 4 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.60%) Opsview
10 4 (0.60%) vMotion
11 3 (0.45%) CiscoWorks
12 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.15%) Nessus
13 1 (0.15%) WSUS
13 1 (0.15%) Cacti
Vendors
1 558 (83.16%) Cisco
2 301 (44.86%) Juniper
3 260 (38.75%) F5
4 149 (22.21%) Blue Coat
5 121 (18.03%) Fortinet
6 94 (14.01%) VMware
7 75 (11.18%) HP
8 67 (9.99%) Microsoft
9 54 (8.05%) Nokia
10 45 (6.71%) Citrix
11 38 (5.66%) IronPort
12 37 (5.51%) Websense
13 32 (4.77%) Tufin
14 29 (4.32%) Sourcefire
15 28 (4.17%) McAfee
16 24 (3.58%) Avaya
17 23 (3.43%) SolarWinds
17 23 (3.43%) WatchGuard
17 23 (3.43%) Crossbeam
18 21 (3.13%) Aruba
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McGregor Boyall
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000 plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum + On call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
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Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £54,000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive Salary + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus benefits
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
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Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Commission plus other
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CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
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