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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 177 196 221
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 363 320 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.88% 1.56% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 3.09% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 295 224 219
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
9729 10371 9696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.27% 50.63% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8101 8224 7581
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +57 201 £52,500 -1.03% 6
Surrey +9 48 £45,000 - 7
Hampshire +7 39 £45,000 +7.14% 9
Kent -4 30 £52,500 +10.52% 5
Buckinghamshire -22 17 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Middlesex - 8 £50,000 -
West Sussex +1 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Oxfordshire -5 5 £38,500 +40.00% 2
East Sussex -6 4 £44,141 -4.56%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 564 (84.94%) Cisco
2 494 (74.40%) Firewall
3 359 (54.07%) Cisco Certification
4 302 (45.48%) CCNP
5 300 (45.18%) F5
6 261 (39.31%) Juniper
7 197 (29.67%) WAN
8 194 (29.22%) LAN
9 183 (27.56%) Cisco ASA
10 182 (27.41%) Windows
11 167 (25.15%) VPN
12 164 (24.70%) ITIL
13 156 (23.49%) Network Security
14 153 (23.04%) CCNA
15 151 (22.74%) TCP/IP
16 146 (21.99%) Palo Alto
17 144 (21.69%) Linux
18 141 (21.23%) Finance
19 130 (19.58%) MPLS
20 119 (17.92%) Blue Coat
21 108 (16.27%) Cisco Nexus
22 104 (15.66%) CCIE
23 103 (15.51%) DNS
24 100 (15.06%) OSPF
24 100 (15.06%) VMware
25 98 (14.76%) Data Centre
26 97 (14.61%) Telecoms
27 96 (14.46%) Microsoft
27 96 (14.46%) Unix
27 96 (14.46%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (5.42%) MS Exchange
2 33 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.46%) Lync
4 17 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (1.96%) IIS
7 11 (1.66%) Apache
8 6 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.60%) SAS
10 3 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.37%) MS Office
3 13 (1.96%) MS Project
4 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.26%) SaaS
2 8 (1.20%) Office 365
3 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.45%) IaaS
4 3 (0.45%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 494 (74.40%) Firewall
2 197 (29.67%) WAN
3 194 (29.22%) LAN
4 183 (27.56%) Cisco ASA
5 167 (25.15%) VPN
6 156 (23.49%) Network Security
7 151 (22.74%) TCP/IP
8 130 (19.58%) MPLS
9 108 (16.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 103 (15.51%) DNS
11 100 (15.06%) OSPF
12 96 (14.46%) VoIP
13 95 (14.31%) BGP
13 95 (14.31%) Wireless
14 84 (12.65%) Internet
15 77 (11.60%) Cisco PIX
16 72 (10.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 61 (9.19%) DHCP
18 51 (7.68%) SAN
18 51 (7.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.45%) OLTP
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 141 (21.23%) Finance
2 97 (14.61%) Telecoms
3 54 (8.13%) German Language
4 46 (6.93%) French Language
5 19 (2.86%) Retail
6 15 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.90%) Electronics
7 6 (0.90%) Marketing
8 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.75%) Banking
9 3 (0.45%) Legal
10 2 (0.30%) Advertising
10 2 (0.30%) Avionics
10 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 253 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 124 (18.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 124 (18.67%) Security Engineer
3 107 (16.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 90 (13.55%) Architect
5 89 (13.40%) Senior Network Engineer
6 88 (13.25%) Consultant
7 63 (9.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 51 (7.68%) Support Engineer
9 50 (7.53%) Analyst
10 43 (6.48%) Network Support
11 40 (6.02%) Network Architect
11 40 (6.02%) Network Consultant
12 39 (5.87%) Network Support Engineer
12 39 (5.87%) Security Consultant
13 37 (5.57%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 37 (5.57%) Juniper Engineer
14 35 (5.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 35 (5.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 34 (5.12%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.56%) CSS
2 10 (1.51%) .NET
2 10 (1.51%) J2EE
2 10 (1.51%) XML
3 5 (0.75%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.60%) Web Services
5 3 (0.45%) Java EE
5 3 (0.45%) JSON
5 3 (0.45%) Middleware
5 3 (0.45%) REST
5 3 (0.45%) SOAP
5 3 (0.45%) WSDL
5 3 (0.45%) XSD
6 1 (0.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.76%) Data Centre
2 45 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.22%) Clustering
4 15 (2.26%) Fat Client
4 15 (2.26%) Thin Client
5 14 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.66%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.51%) PKI
7 10 (1.51%) Replication
8 9 (1.36%) IVR
9 8 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.75%) Blackberry
11 5 (0.75%) Statistics
12 4 (0.60%) iPad
13 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
14 2 (0.30%) Cryptography
14 2 (0.30%) Handset
14 2 (0.30%) Private Cloud
14 2 (0.30%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 182 (27.41%) Windows
2 144 (21.69%) Linux
3 96 (14.46%) Unix
4 85 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (11.75%) Solaris
6 71 (10.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 65 (9.79%) Windows 2000
8 54 (8.13%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (2.11%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.96%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.51%) SUSE
13 9 (1.36%) AIX
14 8 (1.20%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.20%) NetWare
15 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 4 (0.60%) Android
16 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (24.70%) ITIL
2 77 (11.60%) Information Security
3 73 (10.99%) Risk Management
4 72 (10.84%) Presales
5 70 (10.54%) Load Balancing
6 47 (7.08%) Mentoring
6 47 (7.08%) Service Delivery
7 46 (6.93%) PRINCE2
8 37 (5.57%) Network Management
9 34 (5.12%) Coaching
9 34 (5.12%) Network Design
10 28 (4.22%) Change Management
11 26 (3.92%) High Availability
11 26 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
12 24 (3.61%) ITIL V3
13 23 (3.46%) Project Planning
14 22 (3.31%) Network Architecture
14 22 (3.31%) TOGAF
15 20 (3.01%) Case Management
15 20 (3.01%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.72%) SQL
2 12 (1.81%) Perl
3 11 (1.66%) C
4 5 (0.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.60%) Java
5 4 (0.60%) Python
6 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.30%) Tcl
8 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 359 (54.07%) Cisco Certification
2 302 (45.48%) CCNP
3 153 (23.04%) CCNA
4 104 (15.66%) CCIE
5 81 (12.20%) CCSE
6 48 (7.23%) Security Cleared
7 39 (5.87%) CCSA
8 34 (5.12%) SC Cleared
9 33 (4.97%) CCVP
10 27 (4.07%) Degree
11 26 (3.92%) CCDP
12 23 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (3.31%) MCSE
14 21 (3.16%) Check Point Certification
15 17 (2.56%) CCIP
15 17 (2.56%) CCSP
16 15 (2.26%) JNCIE
17 14 (2.11%) CCDA
17 14 (2.11%) JNCIP
18 11 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.83%) SLA
2 20 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.20%) QA
5 3 (0.45%) COBIT
5 3 (0.45%) FISMA
6 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) SAS 70
System Software
1 56 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 50 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.36%) XenServer
5 7 (1.05%) XenApp
6 5 (0.75%) Firmware
6 5 (0.75%) vSphere
7 3 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.15%) Samba
9 1 (0.15%) vCloud
9 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (4.82%) Cisco CUCM
1 32 (4.82%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (0.90%) FortiGate
4 5 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.75%) SCOM
5 4 (0.60%) HP NNM
5 4 (0.60%) Nagios
5 4 (0.60%) Nessus
5 4 (0.60%) SCCM
6 3 (0.45%) Nmap
7 2 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.30%) SmoothWall
7 2 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.15%) EnCase
8 1 (0.15%) FTK
8 1 (0.15%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.15%) vMotion
8 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 564 (84.94%) Cisco
2 300 (45.18%) F5
3 261 (39.31%) Juniper
4 146 (21.99%) Palo Alto
5 119 (17.92%) Blue Coat
6 100 (15.06%) VMware
7 96 (14.46%) Microsoft
8 84 (12.65%) Sourcefire
9 65 (9.79%) Crossbeam
10 59 (8.89%) HP
11 54 (8.13%) Websense
12 52 (7.83%) Citrix
13 45 (6.78%) Avaya
14 35 (5.27%) Fortinet
15 27 (4.07%) Nokia
16 24 (3.61%) Aruba
17 22 (3.31%) Oracle
18 21 (3.16%) Riverbed
19 20 (3.01%) IBM
19 20 (3.01%) SolarWinds
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + OTE, Car Allow and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 base salary plus 10% bonus plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £77000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Click IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reigate
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Woking, Surrey
The Pirbright Institute
Salary: £39,775 to £43,216
Posted: 19 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NCC Group
Salary: Car allowance, competitive benefits package
Posted: 25 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £43000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago