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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 184 176 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 324 331 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 1.51% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.88% 3.04% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 274 234 367
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
11239 10903 11454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.47% 49.86% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8670 8776 9637
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -2 119 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Kent +53 68 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Surrey -28 57 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Hampshire -12 43 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Buckinghamshire -31 12 £45,500 -17.27% 3
West Sussex -30 8 £47,500 +18.75%
East Sussex -32 7 £47,500 +31.03%
Oxfordshire +11 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Middlesex -8 2 £60,000 +50.00% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 471 (73.14%) Firewall
2 470 (72.98%) Cisco
3 284 (44.10%) Cisco Certification
4 276 (42.86%) Juniper
5 238 (36.96%) F5
6 225 (34.94%) WAN
7 209 (32.45%) LAN
8 203 (31.52%) Network Security
9 184 (28.57%) CCNP
10 177 (27.48%) Windows
11 153 (23.76%) Cisco ASA
12 149 (23.14%) TCP/IP
12 149 (23.14%) Blue Coat
13 134 (20.81%) CCSE
14 132 (20.50%) ITIL
15 131 (20.34%) CCNA
16 128 (19.88%) CCSA
17 112 (17.39%) Microsoft
18 102 (15.84%) Linux
19 97 (15.06%) Internet
20 94 (14.60%) VPN
20 94 (14.60%) Finance
21 92 (14.29%) Active Directory
22 91 (14.13%) VMware
23 86 (13.35%) BGP
24 84 (13.04%) OSPF
25 76 (11.80%) Websense
26 73 (11.34%) Citrix
27 70 (10.87%) Telecoms
27 70 (10.87%) Network Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 54 (8.39%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.73%) Lync
3 21 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (2.48%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (1.71%) IIS
7 9 (1.40%) Apache
7 9 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.93%) Moodle
9 6 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.62%) SAS
10 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.62%) eRoom
11 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.35%) MS Office
3 6 (0.93%) FastStats
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.93%) RMDS
2 3 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (0.93%) Office 365
2 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 471 (73.14%) Firewall
2 225 (34.94%) WAN
3 209 (32.45%) LAN
4 203 (31.52%) Network Security
5 153 (23.76%) Cisco ASA
6 149 (23.14%) TCP/IP
7 97 (15.06%) Internet
8 94 (14.60%) VPN
9 86 (13.35%) BGP
10 84 (13.04%) OSPF
11 68 (10.56%) Cisco PIX
11 68 (10.56%) DNS
12 62 (9.63%) MPLS
13 47 (7.30%) Cisco Nexus
14 44 (6.83%) BIG-IP
14 44 (6.83%) VoIP
15 43 (6.68%) EIGRP
15 43 (6.68%) SSL
16 39 (6.06%) VLAN
16 39 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (1.40%) MySQL
4 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.93%) Metasploit
General
1 94 (14.60%) Finance
2 70 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.48%) German Language
4 9 (1.40%) Banking
5 5 (0.78%) Retail
5 5 (0.78%) French Language
6 4 (0.62%) Legal
6 4 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.31%) Marketing
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 194 (30.12%) Network Engineer
2 151 (23.45%) Consultant
3 139 (21.58%) Security Engineer
4 81 (12.58%) Security Consultant
5 69 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
6 68 (10.56%) Analyst
6 68 (10.56%) Network Consultant
7 56 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 38 (5.90%) Support Engineer
9 33 (5.12%) Senior Security Engineer
10 32 (4.97%) Network Security Consultant
11 25 (3.88%) Firewall Engineer
11 25 (3.88%) Network Support
12 24 (3.73%) Network Analyst
13 20 (3.11%) Technical Engineer
14 18 (2.80%) Cisco Engineer
14 18 (2.80%) IT Consultant
15 17 (2.64%) Support Specialist
15 17 (2.64%) Security Analyst
16 16 (2.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.48%) SOAP
2 6 (0.93%) Rendezvous
3 4 (0.62%) Middleware
4 3 (0.47%) .NET
5 2 (0.31%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.06%) Firmware
2 32 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.17%) Clustering
4 9 (1.40%) Smartphone
5 6 (0.93%) SecurID
5 6 (0.93%) Replication
6 4 (0.62%) CESG
6 4 (0.62%) NHS
7 3 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.47%) PKI
8 2 (0.31%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.31%) Statistics
8 2 (0.31%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.31%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.31%) Kindle
8 2 (0.31%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.31%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.16%) AVVID
9 1 (0.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 177 (27.48%) Windows
2 102 (15.84%) Linux
3 47 (7.30%) UNIX
4 44 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (4.50%) Solaris
6 23 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (2.64%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.33%) Windows XP
9 14 (2.17%) AIX
9 14 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (1.71%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.47%) CentOS
13 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (20.50%) ITIL
2 70 (10.87%) Network Management
3 67 (10.40%) Load Balancing
4 57 (8.85%) Project Management
5 55 (8.54%) Information Security
5 55 (8.54%) Change Control
6 54 (8.39%) Network Design
7 52 (8.07%) PRINCE2
8 47 (7.30%) SIEM
9 46 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
10 33 (5.12%) Capacity Management
11 32 (4.97%) Service Delivery
12 25 (3.88%) Change Management
13 24 (3.73%) E-Commerce
14 21 (3.26%) Data Security
15 19 (2.95%) Problem Management
16 18 (2.80%) Service Management
17 15 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
18 14 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
19 13 (2.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (8.07%) SQL
2 15 (2.33%) C
3 4 (0.62%) C#
4 3 (0.47%) Perl
5 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.31%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.16%) VBScript
6 1 (0.16%) PHP
6 1 (0.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 284 (44.10%) Cisco Certification
2 184 (28.57%) CCNP
3 134 (20.81%) CCSE
4 131 (20.34%) CCNA
5 128 (19.88%) CCSA
6 54 (8.39%) CCIE
6 54 (8.39%) Security Cleared
7 45 (6.99%) CISSP
8 32 (4.97%) SC Cleared
9 31 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (4.50%) JNCIS
11 28 (4.35%) JNCIA
12 26 (4.04%) Degree
13 24 (3.73%) MCSE
14 22 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (2.80%) MCSA
16 12 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (1.55%) Check Point Certification
17 10 (1.55%) CCDP
18 9 (1.40%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.47%) SLA
2 43 (6.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (6.06%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.24%) QA
5 7 (1.09%) GPG13
5 7 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 92 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 38 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (4.19%) vSphere
4 25 (3.88%) ProxySG
5 19 (2.95%) XenApp
6 18 (2.80%) Snort
7 10 (1.55%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.09%) Squid
9 6 (0.93%) Nmap
10 4 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.31%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (4.66%) Backup Exec
2 16 (2.48%) CiscoWorks
2 16 (2.48%) HP NNM
3 15 (2.33%) SCSM
4 14 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
5 12 (1.86%) SCCM
5 12 (1.86%) SCOM
5 12 (1.86%) FortiGate
6 8 (1.24%) Nessus
7 7 (1.09%) Foglight
8 5 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.78%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.47%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.47%) OpenView
9 3 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.31%) Cryoserver
10 2 (0.31%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.31%) Opsview
10 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 470 (72.98%) Cisco
2 276 (42.86%) Juniper
3 238 (36.96%) F5
4 149 (23.14%) Blue Coat
5 112 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 91 (14.13%) VMware
7 76 (11.80%) Websense
8 73 (11.34%) Citrix
9 65 (10.09%) Nokia
10 57 (8.85%) HP
11 52 (8.07%) McAfee
12 47 (7.30%) Fortinet
13 40 (6.21%) SolarWinds
14 33 (5.12%) Sourcefire
15 29 (4.50%) Kaspersky
16 28 (4.35%) BT
17 27 (4.19%) WatchGuard
18 22 (3.42%) Oracle
19 21 (3.26%) IBM
19 21 (3.26%) Aruba
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
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