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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 54 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.77% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 4.40% 0.99% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
182 203 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 40.18% 39.34% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 150 182 272
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,500
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
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 18 December 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
Bury St Edmunds +9 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Newmarket - 4 £35,000 - 1
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (76.00%) TCP/IP
2 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 14 (56.00%) Network Security
4 11 (44.00%) Wireless
4 11 (44.00%) LAN
5 10 (40.00%) VPN
5 10 (40.00%) SSL
5 10 (40.00%) WAN
5 10 (40.00%) Juniper
5 10 (40.00%) IPsec
5 10 (40.00%) Firewall
5 10 (40.00%) CCSA
5 10 (40.00%) CCSE
5 10 (40.00%) SSH
5 10 (40.00%) Sourcefire
5 10 (40.00%) PKI
6 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (28.00%) F5
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.00%) ISEB
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Trend Micro
7 4 (16.00%) Project Planning

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (56.00%) Network Security
3 11 (44.00%) Wireless
3 11 (44.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) VPN
4 10 (40.00%) WAN
4 10 (40.00%) IPsec
4 10 (40.00%) SSH
4 10 (40.00%) SSL
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) SMTP
5 3 (12.00%) DHCP
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
5 3 (12.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Testing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) PKI
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (16.00%) Workflow
1 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
1 4 (16.00%) Logical Data Model
1 4 (16.00%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (8.00%) Information Security
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Network Management
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCSA
1 10 (40.00%) CCSE
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Juniper
1 10 (40.00%) Sourcefire
2 7 (28.00%) F5
2 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Crossbeam
3 4 (16.00%) Trend Micro
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Websense
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (4.00%) Brocade
5 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (4.00%) Meraki
5 1 (4.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (4.00%) Foundry
5 1 (4.00%) Aruba
Newmarket, Suffolk
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