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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 176 197 144
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -53
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 348 310 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.61% 1.29% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 2.70% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 252 277 340
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £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
10906 11487 11535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.60% 47.88% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8591 9024 9331
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +31 139 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Surrey +26 51 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Kent -10 49 £47,500 +69.64%
Hampshire +13 43 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +20 34 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Sussex -3 13 £47,000 -18.26% 3
East Sussex -5 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Oxfordshire +20 8 £60,000 +84.61% 2
Middlesex +9 5 £47,500 +26.66% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 593 (85.69%) Cisco
2 534 (77.17%) Firewall
3 406 (58.67%) Cisco Certification
4 341 (49.28%) Juniper
5 292 (42.20%) CCNP
6 271 (39.16%) Cisco ASA
7 264 (38.15%) F5
8 252 (36.42%) WAN
9 227 (32.80%) Network Security
10 226 (32.66%) LAN
11 187 (27.02%) TCP/IP
12 181 (26.16%) CCSE
13 173 (25.00%) ITIL
14 169 (24.42%) CCIE
15 166 (23.99%) CCNA
16 152 (21.97%) BGP
17 139 (20.09%) Blue Coat
18 132 (19.08%) Windows
19 131 (18.93%) MPLS
20 125 (18.06%) OSPF
21 122 (17.63%) HP
22 115 (16.62%) Wireless
23 109 (15.75%) Linux
24 105 (15.17%) CCSA
25 104 (15.03%) VPN
25 104 (15.03%) Microsoft
26 94 (13.58%) Cisco PIX
26 94 (13.58%) Security Cleared
27 93 (13.44%) Fortinet
28 88 (12.72%) Cisco Nexus

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 43 (6.21%) MS Exchange
2 37 (5.35%) Lync
3 17 (2.46%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.31%) IIS
5 9 (1.30%) Moodle
5 9 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.58%) Apache
8 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.29%) CMS
9 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) Jetty
Applications
1 49 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.43%) MS Project
3 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) RMDS
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.32%) IaaS
2 14 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (2.02%) Office 365
3 4 (0.58%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 534 (77.17%) Firewall
2 271 (39.16%) Cisco ASA
3 252 (36.42%) WAN
4 227 (32.80%) Network Security
5 226 (32.66%) LAN
6 187 (27.02%) TCP/IP
7 152 (21.97%) BGP
8 131 (18.93%) MPLS
9 125 (18.06%) OSPF
10 115 (16.62%) Wireless
11 104 (15.03%) VPN
12 94 (13.58%) Cisco PIX
13 88 (12.72%) Cisco Nexus
14 76 (10.98%) DNS
15 70 (10.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 67 (9.68%) VoIP
17 60 (8.67%) EIGRP
17 60 (8.67%) VLAN
18 50 (7.23%) BIG-IP
19 45 (6.50%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (0.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (0.87%) Big Data
4 2 (0.29%) MySQL
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (6.94%) Telecoms
2 46 (6.65%) Finance
3 17 (2.46%) Advertising
4 9 (1.30%) Retail
5 8 (1.16%) Banking
5 8 (1.16%) Back Office
6 6 (0.87%) Legal
7 5 (0.72%) French Language
7 5 (0.72%) German Language
8 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.43%) Marketing
9 2 (0.29%) Billing
9 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 270 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 127 (18.35%) Consultant
3 104 (15.03%) Security Engineer
4 72 (10.40%) Senior Network Engineer
5 65 (9.39%) Support Engineer
6 60 (8.67%) Analyst
7 58 (8.38%) Security Consultant
8 54 (7.80%) Network Consultant
9 52 (7.51%) Network Security Engineer
10 41 (5.92%) Architect
11 40 (5.78%) Network Support
12 39 (5.64%) Security Analyst
13 34 (4.91%) Team Leader
14 30 (4.34%) Network Support Engineer
15 28 (4.05%) Network Team Leader
16 27 (3.90%) Network Security Consultant
16 27 (3.90%) Senior Consultant
17 26 (3.76%) Network Analyst
17 26 (3.76%) Deployment Engineer
18 22 (3.18%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.59%) Regular Expression
2 8 (1.16%) ODBC
3 7 (1.01%) LAMP
4 3 (0.43%) X-Windows
5 2 (0.29%) CSS
5 2 (0.29%) CGI
6 1 (0.14%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.14%) Middleware
6 1 (0.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (3.90%) Open Source
2 23 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.75%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.31%) Clustering
5 12 (1.73%) e-Health
6 10 (1.45%) Statistics
7 9 (1.30%) VLE
7 9 (1.30%) CMDB
8 7 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.72%) CESG
9 5 (0.72%) EqualLogic
10 4 (0.58%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.43%) PKI
11 3 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (0.29%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.29%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.29%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.29%) Kindle
12 2 (0.29%) Replication
12 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 132 (19.08%) Windows
2 109 (15.75%) Linux
3 52 (7.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (6.50%) UNIX
5 44 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.46%) Solaris
7 16 (2.31%) Windows 2000
8 15 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.45%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.30%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.16%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.72%) AIX
13 3 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (25.00%) ITIL
2 70 (10.12%) Load Balancing
3 65 (9.39%) Information Security
4 63 (9.10%) Network Monitoring
5 60 (8.67%) Migration
6 58 (8.38%) PRINCE2
7 43 (6.21%) Network Management
8 39 (5.64%) Service Delivery
8 39 (5.64%) Mentoring
9 38 (5.49%) SIEM
10 36 (5.20%) Security Architecture
10 36 (5.20%) Penetration Testing
11 35 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
12 31 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
12 31 (4.48%) Network Architecture
12 31 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (4.34%) Incident Management
14 25 (3.61%) ITIL V3
15 24 (3.47%) WAN Optimisation
15 24 (3.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (6.36%) SQL
2 5 (0.72%) C
3 4 (0.58%) Perl
4 2 (0.29%) Python
4 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.14%) VBScript
5 1 (0.14%) Korn
5 1 (0.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.14%) PHP
5 1 (0.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 406 (58.67%) Cisco Certification
2 292 (42.20%) CCNP
3 181 (26.16%) CCSE
4 169 (24.42%) CCIE
5 166 (23.99%) CCNA
6 105 (15.17%) CCSA
7 94 (13.58%) Security Cleared
8 56 (8.09%) SC Cleared
9 45 (6.50%) Degree
10 44 (6.36%) CISSP
11 33 (4.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (4.48%) JNCIE
13 29 (4.19%) MCSE
14 28 (4.05%) JNCIP
15 27 (3.90%) JNCIA
16 26 (3.76%) HP ASE
17 24 (3.47%) HP MASE
18 23 (3.32%) JNCIS
19 19 (2.75%) CCDP
20 13 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (8.82%) SLA
2 46 (6.65%) PCI DSS
3 41 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 27 (3.90%) GPG13
5 21 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 52 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 49 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (3.61%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.89%) Squid
5 11 (1.59%) vSphere
6 8 (1.16%) XenApp
6 8 (1.16%) Firmware
7 5 (0.72%) ProxySG
7 5 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.58%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.43%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.14%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) pfSense
10 1 (0.14%) KVM
10 1 (0.14%) iptables
Systems Management
1 17 (2.46%) FortiGate
2 13 (1.88%) CA Spectrum
3 12 (1.73%) SCCM
4 9 (1.30%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (1.16%) Nagios
6 7 (1.01%) CiscoWorks
6 7 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (0.87%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.58%) SCOM
9 4 (0.58%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (0.43%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.29%) Puppet
11 2 (0.29%) Nessus
12 1 (0.14%) WSUS
12 1 (0.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 593 (85.69%) Cisco
2 341 (49.28%) Juniper
3 264 (38.15%) F5
4 139 (20.09%) Blue Coat
5 122 (17.63%) HP
6 104 (15.03%) Microsoft
7 93 (13.44%) Fortinet
8 84 (12.14%) VMware
9 61 (8.82%) Websense
10 49 (7.08%) Citrix
11 48 (6.94%) Nokia
12 44 (6.36%) Brocade
13 43 (6.21%) McAfee
14 36 (5.20%) Aruba
15 28 (4.05%) IronPort
16 23 (3.32%) Tufin
17 22 (3.18%) Sourcefire
18 19 (2.75%) Splunk
19 18 (2.60%) SolarWinds
20 17 (2.46%) ProCurve
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£65k + 17.5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 30-42K Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car all, pen, health, bonus
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Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Please discuss
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
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Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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