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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 171 187 155
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 331 259 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.60% 1.30% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 2.68% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 233 222 310
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
10554 9672 10625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.88% 48.59% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8359 7575 8911
Average salary £42,500 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.02% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +15 114 £53,050 +11.68% 11
Kent -1 50 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Hampshire -4 45 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Surrey -14 45 £45,000 - 10
Buckinghamshire +27 32 £45,000 -37.93%
East Sussex 0 19 £46,250 +27.58% 1
West Sussex -16 5 £42,500 -29.16%
Oxfordshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Home Counties - 2 £47,500 -
Sussex -1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 544 (86.35%) Cisco
2 444 (70.48%) Firewall
3 350 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 341 (54.13%) Juniper
5 264 (41.90%) CCNP
6 254 (40.32%) F5
7 247 (39.21%) Network Security
8 227 (36.03%) Cisco ASA
9 218 (34.60%) WAN
10 167 (26.51%) LAN
11 159 (25.24%) ITIL
12 154 (24.44%) CCIE
13 150 (23.81%) BGP
14 149 (23.65%) Windows
15 145 (23.02%) CCNA
16 142 (22.54%) TCP/IP
17 135 (21.43%) CCSE
18 133 (21.11%) OSPF
19 128 (20.32%) MPLS
20 118 (18.73%) VPN
21 112 (17.78%) Microsoft
22 108 (17.14%) Linux
23 107 (16.98%) HP
24 102 (16.19%) VMware
25 97 (15.40%) Blue Coat
26 84 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
27 83 (13.17%) Wireless
27 83 (13.17%) VoIP
28 79 (12.54%) CCSA
29 70 (11.11%) Websense

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 70 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 41 (6.51%) Lync
3 23 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.38%) Moodle
6 8 (1.27%) IIS
6 8 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.79%) Apache
9 2 (0.32%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
Applications
1 65 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.02%) Office 365
1 19 (3.02%) IaaS
2 15 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) PaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 444 (70.48%) Firewall
2 247 (39.21%) Network Security
3 227 (36.03%) Cisco ASA
4 218 (34.60%) WAN
5 167 (26.51%) LAN
6 150 (23.81%) BGP
7 142 (22.54%) TCP/IP
8 133 (21.11%) OSPF
9 128 (20.32%) MPLS
10 118 (18.73%) VPN
11 84 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 83 (13.17%) Wireless
12 83 (13.17%) VoIP
13 61 (9.68%) DNS
14 60 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
15 51 (8.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 46 (7.30%) EIGRP
17 45 (7.14%) SSL
17 45 (7.14%) VLAN
18 41 (6.51%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.63%) MySQL
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.16%) DB2
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (9.05%) Finance
2 40 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.06%) Retail
4 12 (1.90%) Marketing
5 10 (1.59%) German Language
5 10 (1.59%) Advertising
6 8 (1.27%) Legal
7 7 (1.11%) French Language
8 6 (0.95%) Back Office
9 3 (0.48%) Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 227 (36.03%) Network Engineer
2 101 (16.03%) Consultant
3 90 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 61 (9.68%) Analyst
5 60 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 56 (8.89%) Support Engineer
7 53 (8.41%) Network Consultant
8 51 (8.10%) Network Security Engineer
9 41 (6.51%) Architect
9 41 (6.51%) Security Consultant
10 31 (4.92%) Team Leader
10 31 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
11 29 (4.60%) Network Security Consultant
11 29 (4.60%) Security Analyst
12 24 (3.81%) Designer
13 23 (3.65%) Network Designer
13 23 (3.65%) Cisco Engineer
14 22 (3.49%) Network Support
14 22 (3.49%) Network Analyst
14 22 (3.49%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.27%) LAMP
2 4 (0.63%) Regular Expression
3 3 (0.48%) CSS
4 2 (0.32%) CGI
4 2 (0.32%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.16%) Web Services
5 1 (0.16%) ODBC
5 1 (0.16%) .NET
5 1 (0.16%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 23 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.06%) VLE
4 12 (1.90%) CMDB
4 12 (1.90%) Performance Metrics
5 11 (1.75%) Clustering
5 11 (1.75%) Open Source
6 6 (0.95%) EqualLogic
6 6 (0.95%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.48%) Replication
8 3 (0.48%) PKI
8 3 (0.48%) Kindle
9 2 (0.32%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.32%) Statistics
9 2 (0.32%) PMI
9 2 (0.32%) EPoS
9 2 (0.32%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.16%) IVR
10 1 (0.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 149 (23.65%) Windows
2 108 (17.14%) Linux
3 49 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (6.03%) UNIX
5 28 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (3.97%) Windows 7
7 17 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 16 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.54%) Solaris
9 13 (2.06%) Windows 2000
9 13 (2.06%) AIX
10 11 (1.75%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.27%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.48%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.16%) SUSE
14 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (25.24%) ITIL
2 69 (10.95%) Load Balancing
3 58 (9.21%) Information Security
4 53 (8.41%) PRINCE2
5 45 (7.14%) Network Management
5 45 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 43 (6.83%) Migration
6 43 (6.83%) Mentoring
7 37 (5.87%) Kalman Filter
8 36 (5.71%) Network Design
9 33 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (5.08%) SIEM
11 28 (4.44%) Service Delivery
11 28 (4.44%) Project Management
12 27 (4.29%) Change Management
12 27 (4.29%) Security Architecture
12 27 (4.29%) Network Architecture
13 26 (4.13%) ITIL V3
13 26 (4.13%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (3.81%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (6.19%) SQL
2 9 (1.43%) C
3 3 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.16%) Python
4 1 (0.16%) PHP
4 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 350 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 264 (41.90%) CCNP
3 154 (24.44%) CCIE
4 145 (23.02%) CCNA
5 135 (21.43%) CCSE
6 79 (12.54%) CCSA
7 60 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 44 (6.98%) Degree
9 39 (6.19%) CISSP
10 32 (5.08%) CCDP
11 30 (4.76%) SC Cleared
12 29 (4.60%) JNCIA
13 27 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (3.81%) JNCIS
14 24 (3.81%) JNCIP
14 24 (3.81%) JNCIE
14 24 (3.81%) CCDA
15 22 (3.49%) HP ASE
15 22 (3.49%) HP MASE
16 21 (3.33%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.37%) SLA
2 50 (7.94%) PCI DSS
3 48 (7.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.11%) GPG13
6 6 (0.95%) COBIT
6 6 (0.95%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 60 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (9.37%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.54%) vSphere
5 11 (1.75%) Firmware
6 9 (1.43%) XenApp
7 7 (1.11%) Squid
8 6 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.95%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.95%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.32%) Snort
10 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (2.86%) SCCM
2 9 (1.43%) SCOM
3 8 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (0.95%) ARCserve
5 6 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.79%) Nagios
6 5 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.32%) WSUS
9 2 (0.32%) Legato
9 2 (0.32%) AppManager
9 2 (0.32%) Foglight
10 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 544 (86.35%) Cisco
2 341 (54.13%) Juniper
3 254 (40.32%) F5
4 112 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 107 (16.98%) HP
6 102 (16.19%) VMware
7 97 (15.40%) Blue Coat
8 70 (11.11%) Websense
9 62 (9.84%) Citrix
10 61 (9.68%) McAfee
11 46 (7.30%) Brocade
12 37 (5.87%) Nokia
12 37 (5.87%) Aruba
13 36 (5.71%) SolarWinds
14 32 (5.08%) Fortinet
15 21 (3.33%) Sourcefire
15 21 (3.33%) SonicWALL
16 20 (3.17%) Avaya
16 20 (3.17%) Oracle
17 14 (2.22%) Symantec
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £50k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £23k per year + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + ex bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Kent
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus, Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago