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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 166 189 167
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 369 321 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.77% 1.37% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 3.48% 2.80% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 238 282 300
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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
10600 11446 11385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.88% 48.72% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8393 9104 9352
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +49 161 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Surrey +40 53 £55,000 +15.78% 8
Hampshire +11 39 £47,500 +3.82% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 35 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Kent -35 26 £47,500 +58.33% 3
West Sussex +7 21 £47,000 -18.26%
East Sussex +2 15 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Oxfordshire +13 7 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Middlesex +10 6 £47,500 -15.55%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 581 (85.57%) Cisco
2 551 (81.15%) Firewall
3 396 (58.32%) Cisco Certification
4 345 (50.81%) Juniper
5 280 (41.24%) F5
6 273 (40.21%) CCNP
7 256 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
8 255 (37.56%) WAN
9 250 (36.82%) LAN
10 202 (29.75%) Network Security
11 197 (29.01%) TCP/IP
12 164 (24.15%) CCIE
13 161 (23.71%) CCSE
14 157 (23.12%) ITIL
15 156 (22.97%) CCNA
16 149 (21.94%) Blue Coat
17 148 (21.80%) BGP
18 128 (18.85%) MPLS
19 121 (17.82%) Wireless
20 119 (17.53%) OSPF
21 118 (17.38%) Fortinet
22 117 (17.23%) VPN
23 115 (16.94%) Windows
24 107 (15.76%) Data Centre
25 106 (15.61%) HP
26 102 (15.02%) Cisco PIX
27 95 (13.99%) CCSA
27 95 (13.99%) Linux
27 95 (13.99%) Cisco Nexus
28 93 (13.70%) Security Cleared

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (5.01%) MS Exchange
2 29 (4.27%) Lync
3 15 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.77%) IIS
6 8 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (0.88%) Moodle
8 3 (0.44%) Apache
8 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.29%) CMS
9 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.29%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.15%) Jetty
10 1 (0.15%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.15%) Confluence
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 34 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.21%) MS Office
3 6 (0.88%) MS Project
4 5 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.95%) IaaS
2 17 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.03%) Office 365
4 4 (0.59%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.44%) SaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 551 (81.15%) Firewall
2 256 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
3 255 (37.56%) WAN
4 250 (36.82%) LAN
5 202 (29.75%) Network Security
6 197 (29.01%) TCP/IP
7 148 (21.80%) BGP
8 128 (18.85%) MPLS
9 121 (17.82%) Wireless
10 119 (17.53%) OSPF
11 117 (17.23%) VPN
12 102 (15.02%) Cisco PIX
13 95 (13.99%) Cisco Nexus
14 84 (12.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 78 (11.49%) DNS
16 72 (10.60%) BIG-IP
17 69 (10.16%) VoIP
18 62 (9.13%) EIGRP
19 56 (8.25%) VLAN
20 48 (7.07%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.88%) Big Data
3 6 (0.88%) NoSQL
3 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.15%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) Subversion
3 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
General
1 71 (10.46%) Telecoms
2 48 (7.07%) Finance
3 13 (1.91%) Advertising
4 12 (1.77%) Banking
5 8 (1.18%) Retail
6 6 (0.88%) French Language
6 6 (0.88%) German Language
7 4 (0.59%) Legal
8 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.44%) Billing
9 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) Marketing
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 263 (38.73%) Network Engineer
2 128 (18.85%) Consultant
3 106 (15.61%) Security Engineer
4 71 (10.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 71 (10.46%) Security Consultant
5 61 (8.98%) Analyst
6 59 (8.69%) Support Engineer
7 53 (7.81%) Network Security Engineer
8 50 (7.36%) Network Consultant
9 48 (7.07%) Architect
10 42 (6.19%) Security Analyst
11 37 (5.45%) Network Support
12 35 (5.15%) Team Leader
13 32 (4.71%) Network Team Leader
14 31 (4.57%) Senior Consultant
15 29 (4.27%) Network Architect
15 29 (4.27%) Network Support Engineer
16 28 (4.12%) Network Security Consultant
17 27 (3.98%) Senior Security Consultant
18 25 (3.68%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.62%) Regular Expression
2 8 (1.18%) ODBC
3 7 (1.03%) CSS
4 3 (0.44%) LAMP
5 2 (0.29%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.29%) Middleware
6 1 (0.15%) .NET
6 1 (0.15%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 107 (15.76%) Data Centre
2 29 (4.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.36%) e-Health
6 15 (2.21%) Clustering
7 10 (1.47%) Statistics
8 7 (1.03%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.03%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.03%) CESG
9 6 (0.88%) VLE
9 6 (0.88%) EqualLogic
9 6 (0.88%) CMDB
9 6 (0.88%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.59%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.59%) PKI
11 3 (0.44%) IVR
11 3 (0.44%) Replication
11 3 (0.44%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 115 (16.94%) Windows
2 95 (13.99%) Linux
3 49 (7.22%) UNIX
3 49 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (3.39%) Solaris
6 22 (3.24%) Windows 2000
7 11 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.59%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.44%) AIX
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (23.12%) ITIL
2 84 (12.37%) Load Balancing
3 75 (11.05%) Information Security
4 53 (7.81%) Network Monitoring
5 51 (7.51%) PRINCE2
6 50 (7.36%) Migration
7 44 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
8 43 (6.33%) Service Delivery
9 41 (6.04%) Mentoring
10 35 (5.15%) Network Management
10 35 (5.15%) SIEM
11 33 (4.86%) Security Architecture
12 32 (4.71%) Vulnerability Management
13 30 (4.42%) Incident Management
14 27 (3.98%) Network Architecture
15 26 (3.83%) DDoS Mitigation
16 25 (3.68%) Kalman Filter
17 23 (3.39%) Open Source
18 22 (3.24%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (5.01%) SQL
2 9 (1.33%) Perl
3 5 (0.74%) C
4 3 (0.44%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.29%) Python
5 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.15%) Korn
6 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.15%) Java
6 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 396 (58.32%) Cisco Certification
2 273 (40.21%) CCNP
3 164 (24.15%) CCIE
4 161 (23.71%) CCSE
5 156 (22.97%) CCNA
6 95 (13.99%) CCSA
7 93 (13.70%) Security Cleared
8 63 (9.28%) SC Cleared
9 48 (7.07%) CISSP
10 40 (5.89%) Degree
11 33 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (4.42%) MCSE
13 26 (3.83%) JNCIS
14 22 (3.24%) JNCIA
15 21 (3.09%) Check Point Certification
15 21 (3.09%) JNCIE
16 19 (2.80%) JNCIP
17 17 (2.50%) HP ASE
18 15 (2.21%) HP MASE
19 13 (1.91%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (8.84%) SLA
2 43 (6.33%) PCI DSS
3 33 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (3.98%) GPG13
5 19 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (8.69%) Active Directory
2 48 (7.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.80%) Squid
5 9 (1.33%) vSphere
6 7 (1.03%) ProxySG
6 7 (1.03%) XenApp
7 5 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.44%) Firmware
8 3 (0.44%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.15%) Snort
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
9 1 (0.15%) iptables
9 1 (0.15%) KVM
9 1 (0.15%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 33 (4.86%) FortiGate
2 16 (2.36%) CA Spectrum
3 12 (1.77%) SCCM
4 10 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (1.33%) Nagios
5 9 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
7 6 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.88%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.59%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.59%) SCOM
9 4 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.44%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.29%) Nessus
12 1 (0.15%) WSUS
12 1 (0.15%) Cacti
12 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 581 (85.57%) Cisco
2 345 (50.81%) Juniper
3 280 (41.24%) F5
4 149 (21.94%) Blue Coat
5 118 (17.38%) Fortinet
6 106 (15.61%) HP
7 80 (11.78%) Microsoft
8 71 (10.46%) VMware
9 50 (7.36%) Nokia
10 49 (7.22%) Websense
11 45 (6.63%) Citrix
12 37 (5.45%) McAfee
13 32 (4.71%) Brocade
14 31 (4.57%) IronPort
15 29 (4.27%) Tufin
15 29 (4.27%) Sourcefire
16 28 (4.12%) Aruba
17 23 (3.39%) Crossbeam
18 19 (2.80%) CA
18 19 (2.80%) Splunk
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35k+
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
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E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car
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Salary: £250 - £300 per day
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Salary: Up to £65k basic + £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits.
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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