The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 14 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 3.85% 0.69% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 1.45% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
CheckPoint
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8 69 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 15.38% 47.92% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 67 34
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Foglight
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Foglight
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee