The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 68 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.85% 1.03% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.25% 2.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 1
Average salary £61,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.70% +10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
CheckPoint
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
462 405 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 56.90% 46.18% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 379 351 413
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Southampton region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Southampton

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Southampton

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (76.00%) Firewall
3 17 (68.00%) Juniper
4 12 (48.00%) F5
5 10 (40.00%) WAN
6 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (32.00%) CCNP
7 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (28.00%) VPN
8 7 (28.00%) MPLS
8 7 (28.00%) OSPF
8 7 (28.00%) BGP
8 7 (28.00%) Network Security
8 7 (28.00%) VoIP
8 7 (28.00%) ITIL
8 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 6 (24.00%) LAN
10 5 (20.00%) UNIX
10 5 (20.00%) Solaris
10 5 (20.00%) SLA
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.00%) Line Management
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (28.00%) Network Security
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) VoIP
6 6 (24.00%) LAN
7 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) WLAN
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) DHCP
8 1 (4.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Network Designer
2 7 (28.00%) Designer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL
1 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.00%) Line Management
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Coaching
4 3 (12.00%) Network Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.00%) Budget Control
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) CCIE
3 3 (12.00%) CCDP
3 3 (12.00%) CCDE
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
3 12 (48.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 5 (20.00%) Crossbeam
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) ATG
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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