The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 189 180 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 317 338 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 1.52% 1.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 3.05% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 269 251 357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11159 11096 11449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.93% 50.04% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8728 9054 9661
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +4 101 £48,500 +14.11% 12
Kent +43 65 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Surrey -18 60 £47,500 +5.55% 12
Hampshire -29 45 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Buckinghamshire -21 14 £45,500 -17.27% 1
West Sussex -5 10 £47,500 +30.13%
Oxfordshire +9 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Middlesex +2 7 £62,500 +47.05%
East Sussex -21 6 £42,500 +27.81%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 453 (72.83%) Firewall
2 451 (72.51%) Cisco
3 284 (45.66%) Cisco Certification
4 252 (40.51%) Juniper
5 224 (36.01%) WAN
6 212 (34.08%) F5
7 208 (33.44%) LAN
8 190 (30.55%) Network Security
9 175 (28.14%) CCNP
10 166 (26.69%) Windows
11 145 (23.31%) CCNA
12 143 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
13 132 (21.22%) Blue Coat
14 125 (20.10%) ITIL
14 125 (20.10%) TCP/IP
15 111 (17.85%) CCSA
15 111 (17.85%) CCSE
16 109 (17.52%) Microsoft
17 100 (16.08%) VMware
18 99 (15.92%) Active Directory
19 96 (15.43%) Finance
20 91 (14.63%) BGP
21 88 (14.15%) VPN
22 86 (13.83%) OSPF
22 86 (13.83%) Citrix
23 84 (13.50%) Linux
24 82 (13.18%) Internet
25 80 (12.86%) Network Management
26 69 (11.09%) Cisco PIX
27 68 (10.93%) Websense

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 58 (9.32%) MS Exchange
2 28 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (4.18%) Lync
4 24 (3.86%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.89%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (1.45%) IIS
9 8 (1.29%) Apache
10 6 (0.96%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.64%) SAS
11 4 (0.64%) eRoom
11 4 (0.64%) Moodle
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 64 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.54%) MS Office
3 7 (1.13%) FastStats
4 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.96%) RMDS
2 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.64%) Office 365
2 4 (0.64%) SaaS
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 453 (72.83%) Firewall
2 224 (36.01%) WAN
3 208 (33.44%) LAN
4 190 (30.55%) Network Security
5 143 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
6 125 (20.10%) TCP/IP
7 91 (14.63%) BGP
8 88 (14.15%) VPN
9 86 (13.83%) OSPF
10 82 (13.18%) Internet
11 69 (11.09%) Cisco PIX
12 68 (10.93%) DNS
13 55 (8.84%) MPLS
14 48 (7.72%) BIG-IP
15 44 (7.07%) EIGRP
16 43 (6.91%) SSL
17 42 (6.75%) Wireless
18 41 (6.59%) TACACS
19 39 (6.27%) Cisco Nexus
19 39 (6.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (1.29%) MySQL
4 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.16%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Metasploit
General
1 96 (15.43%) Finance
2 65 (10.45%) Telecoms
3 9 (1.45%) Banking
4 8 (1.29%) German Language
5 6 (0.96%) Retail
6 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.64%) Marketing
7 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.16%) Games
8 1 (0.16%) Publishing
8 1 (0.16%) Law
8 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 200 (32.15%) Network Engineer
2 142 (22.83%) Consultant
3 130 (20.90%) Security Engineer
4 73 (11.74%) Network Security Engineer
5 69 (11.09%) Analyst
6 68 (10.93%) Security Consultant
7 58 (9.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 57 (9.16%) Network Consultant
9 32 (5.14%) Senior Security Engineer
10 31 (4.98%) Support Engineer
10 31 (4.98%) Network Support
11 29 (4.66%) Network Analyst
12 26 (4.18%) Firewall Engineer
13 24 (3.86%) Network Security Consultant
14 20 (3.22%) Senior Consultant
15 19 (3.05%) Service Manager
16 18 (2.89%) Technical Engineer
16 18 (2.89%) Security Analyst
17 16 (2.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 15 (2.41%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.89%) SOAP
2 6 (0.96%) Rendezvous
3 4 (0.64%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) .NET
5 2 (0.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.95%) Firmware
2 28 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.05%) Clustering
4 9 (1.45%) Smartphone
5 6 (0.96%) SecurID
6 5 (0.80%) Replication
7 4 (0.64%) NHS
7 4 (0.64%) CESG
8 3 (0.48%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.32%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.32%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.32%) Kindle
10 1 (0.16%) PKI
10 1 (0.16%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 166 (26.69%) Windows
2 84 (13.50%) Linux
3 45 (7.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (5.31%) UNIX
5 23 (3.70%) Solaris
6 18 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (2.09%) AIX
9 12 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 11 (1.77%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.13%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.48%) CentOS
13 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (20.10%) ITIL
2 80 (12.86%) Network Management
3 67 (10.77%) Project Management
3 67 (10.77%) Load Balancing
4 55 (8.84%) Change Control
5 54 (8.68%) PRINCE2
6 49 (7.88%) Network Design
7 46 (7.40%) Information Security
8 41 (6.59%) SIEM
9 39 (6.27%) Capacity Management
10 32 (5.14%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.82%) Data Security
12 24 (3.86%) Problem Management
13 22 (3.54%) Change Management
14 21 (3.38%) E-Commerce
15 19 (3.05%) Service Management
16 15 (2.41%) Network Load Balancing
16 15 (2.41%) Network Monitoring
17 13 (2.09%) Capacity Planning
18 12 (1.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 56 (9.00%) SQL
2 11 (1.77%) C
3 5 (0.80%) Perl
4 4 (0.64%) C#
5 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.16%) VBScript
6 1 (0.16%) Java
6 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 284 (45.66%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (28.14%) CCNP
3 145 (23.31%) CCNA
4 111 (17.85%) CCSA
4 111 (17.85%) CCSE
5 59 (9.49%) Security Cleared
6 46 (7.40%) CCIE
7 34 (5.47%) CISSP
8 32 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (4.82%) SC Cleared
10 26 (4.18%) MCSE
11 24 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (3.70%) JNCIS
13 22 (3.54%) JNCIA
14 20 (3.22%) Degree
15 18 (2.89%) MCSA
16 17 (2.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 11 (1.77%) CCDP
18 9 (1.45%) Check Point Certification
18 9 (1.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.61%) SLA
2 35 (5.63%) PCI DSS
3 31 (4.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.13%) GPG13
6 6 (0.96%) QA
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (15.92%) Active Directory
2 39 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.47%) vSphere
4 27 (4.34%) ProxySG
5 19 (3.05%) XenApp
6 16 (2.57%) Snort
7 10 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.45%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.13%) Squid
10 6 (0.96%) Nmap
10 6 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.80%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (6.11%) Backup Exec
2 18 (2.89%) CiscoWorks
2 18 (2.89%) SolarWinds Orion
2 18 (2.89%) HP NNM
3 15 (2.41%) SCSM
4 12 (1.93%) FortiGate
5 10 (1.61%) SCCM
5 10 (1.61%) SCOM
6 9 (1.45%) Foglight
7 8 (1.29%) Nessus
8 7 (1.13%) OpenView
9 6 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.80%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.64%) Zenoss
11 4 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (0.48%) Cryoserver
13 2 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.32%) Opsview
13 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 451 (72.51%) Cisco
2 252 (40.51%) Juniper
3 212 (34.08%) F5
4 132 (21.22%) Blue Coat
5 109 (17.52%) Microsoft
6 100 (16.08%) VMware
7 86 (13.83%) Citrix
8 68 (10.93%) Websense
9 67 (10.77%) Nokia
10 51 (8.20%) HP
11 47 (7.56%) Fortinet
12 44 (7.07%) McAfee
13 43 (6.91%) SolarWinds
14 32 (5.14%) Sourcefire
15 26 (4.18%) WatchGuard
15 26 (4.18%) Kaspersky
15 26 (4.18%) BT
16 21 (3.38%) IronPort
16 21 (3.38%) IBM
17 20 (3.22%) Oracle
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