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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 44 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 25 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.39% 2.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.85% 6.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
211 197 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.02% 46.90% 36.06%
Number of salaries quoted 181 164 206
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +16 10 £47,500 - 1
Newmarket - 3 £26,500 -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Project Planning
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
4 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
4 23 (41.07%) Juniper
5 22 (39.29%) Linux
5 22 (39.29%) SQL
5 22 (39.29%) .NET
5 22 (39.29%) SharePoint
5 22 (39.29%) Blue Coat
5 22 (39.29%) F5
6 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (30.36%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (30.36%) C#
7 17 (30.36%) CRM
7 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
8 16 (28.57%) Crossbeam
8 16 (28.57%) Trend Micro
9 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
10 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (23.21%) Migration
10 13 (23.21%) Data Migration
11 12 (21.43%) TDD
12 11 (19.64%) Workflow
13 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
13 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.07%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (16.07%) SDLC
14 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (39.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.07%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.50%) DHCP
2 7 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
3 6 (10.71%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) FTP
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Network Support
3 9 (16.07%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (7.14%) CRM Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Junior
7 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Network Consultant
8 1 (1.79%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) SOAP
2 8 (14.29%) Web Services
2 8 (14.29%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) WCF
3 5 (8.93%) jQuery
4 4 (7.14%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) Project Planning
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (30.36%) CRM
4 15 (26.79%) Data Modelling
5 13 (23.21%) Data Migration
5 13 (23.21%) Migration
6 12 (21.43%) TDD
7 11 (19.64%) Workflow
8 9 (16.07%) SDLC
9 7 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) Change Management
11 4 (7.14%) Process Management
11 4 (7.14%) MVVM
12 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
13 2 (3.57%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
1 23 (41.07%) Juniper
2 22 (39.29%) Blue Coat
2 22 (39.29%) F5
3 16 (28.57%) Crossbeam
3 16 (28.57%) Trend Micro
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix