The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 59 40 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.49% 4.67% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 8.92% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 5
Average salary £38,750 £30,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.04% -39.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
304 213 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 58.13% 52.33% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 203 152 163
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Watford

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Watford

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (86.36%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) VPN
3 15 (68.18%) WAN
3 15 (68.18%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) LAN
4 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) MPLS
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Juniper
6 8 (36.36%) Apache
6 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Network Security
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) Samba
8 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
8 6 (27.27%) Terminal Server
8 6 (27.27%) CCIE
8 6 (27.27%) FTP
8 6 (27.27%) UNIX
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) CCNA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (36.36%) Apache
1 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) VPN
2 15 (68.18%) WAN
2 15 (68.18%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) MPLS
5 7 (31.82%) Network Security
6 6 (27.27%) BIG-IP
6 6 (27.27%) FTP
7 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 5 (22.73%) DNS
7 5 (22.73%) VLAN
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
8 4 (18.18%) OSPF
8 4 (18.18%) BGP
8 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 3 (13.64%) ADSL
9 3 (13.64%) RIP
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.64%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Applications Support
3 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Security Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
1 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) FMCG
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) BCP
2 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) ITSM
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Coaching
3 2 (9.09%) Network Management
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Release Management
3 2 (9.09%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) WFM
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
2 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCIE
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) CCNP
6 2 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Samba
2 6 (27.27%) Terminal Server
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) Xen
4 3 (13.64%) NLBS
4 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
1 3 (13.64%) Cacti
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 8 (36.36%) Juniper
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) Sourcefire
5 4 (18.18%) Crossbeam
5 4 (18.18%) McAfee
6 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
7 2 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
8 1 (4.55%) Planview
Watford, Hertfordshire
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