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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 74 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.14% 1.96% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 4.14% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
381 362 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.35% 47.20% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 320 351 426
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Southampton

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) LAN
3 12 (50.00%) WAN
4 10 (41.67%) Juniper
5 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) CCNP
5 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Wireless
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (25.00%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
8 5 (20.83%) DHCP
8 5 (20.83%) VoIP
8 5 (20.83%) Network Design
8 5 (20.83%) vSphere
8 5 (20.83%) F5
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (20.83%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (20.83%) Line Management
9 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Retail
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) LAN
2 12 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) Wireless
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (25.00%) Network Security
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) DNS
5 5 (20.83%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) VoIP
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
7 3 (12.50%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
8 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.17%) WLAN
8 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) AIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (20.83%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Budget Control
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNP
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (8.33%) CCDE
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCDP
5 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
5 1 (4.17%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) Juniper
3 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 5 (20.83%) F5
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) ATG
6 2 (8.33%) SAP