The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Southampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 80 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.63% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 0.76% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
379 397 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.73% 49.75% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 334 366 395
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
1 6 (60.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
4 3 (30.00%) CCIE
4 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) BGP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (50.00%) Lync
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 2 (20.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (20.00%) HSRP
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) Junos
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (10.00%) FCoE
6 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (10.00%) IronPort
4 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) Websense
4 1 (10.00%) Nokia
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) HP
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago