The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 43 63 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.17% 0.36% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 8.72% 0.86% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £37,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.80% -6.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
195 232 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.79% 42.26% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 173 223 340
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Ipswich - 11 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) Network Security
4 10 (47.62%) PKI
4 10 (47.62%) Wireless
4 10 (47.62%) IPsec
4 10 (47.62%) CCSA
4 10 (47.62%) CCSE
4 10 (47.62%) SSH
4 10 (47.62%) Sourcefire
4 10 (47.62%) SSL
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 7 (33.33%) F5
6 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
6 6 (28.57%) Juniper
7 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Crossbeam
8 4 (19.05%) Trend Micro
9 3 (14.29%) WCF
9 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (14.29%) C#
9 3 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Network Security
3 10 (47.62%) Wireless
3 10 (47.62%) IPsec
3 10 (47.62%) SSH
3 10 (47.62%) SSL
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
3 10 (47.62%) LAN
3 10 (47.62%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Security Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Network Support
3 6 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Testing Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) WCF
1 3 (14.29%) SOAP
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
2 2 (9.52%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (9.52%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 3 (14.29%) TDD
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security
2 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.52%) Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
2 2 (9.52%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.52%) MVVM
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CCSA
1 10 (47.62%) CCSE
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Sourcefire
2 7 (33.33%) F5
3 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (19.05%) Crossbeam
4 4 (19.05%) Trend Micro
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) VMware
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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