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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 42 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 19 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.65% 3.05% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 6.09% 5.79% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £44,500 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
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
312 311 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 59.88% 52.62% 58.47%
Number of salaries quoted 236 231 172
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (93.75%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) WAN
4 16 (50.00%) LAN
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
6 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) VPN
7 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (37.50%) Citrix
8 12 (37.50%) MPLS
8 12 (37.50%) VMware
8 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (34.38%) Juniper
9 11 (34.38%) ITIL
10 10 (31.25%) MS Office
10 10 (31.25%) Service Management
11 9 (28.13%) BIG-IP
11 9 (28.13%) Network Security
11 9 (28.13%) CCNA
12 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (21.88%) ITSM
12 7 (21.88%) Information Security
12 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
12 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
12 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
12 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
12 7 (21.88%) McAfee
12 7 (21.88%) BCP
12 7 (21.88%) CCIE
12 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity Planning

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (15.63%) Apache
2 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) Lync
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
1 4 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 18 (56.25%) WAN
3 16 (50.00%) LAN
4 13 (40.63%) VPN
5 12 (37.50%) MPLS
6 9 (28.13%) BIG-IP
6 9 (28.13%) Network Security
7 6 (18.75%) OSPF
7 6 (18.75%) BGP
7 6 (18.75%) DSL
8 5 (15.63%) EIGRP
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 4 (12.50%) VLAN
9 4 (12.50%) SAN
9 4 (12.50%) DNS
10 3 (9.38%) ADSL
10 3 (9.38%) RIP
10 3 (9.38%) VRRP
10 3 (9.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Implementation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Thin Client
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 6 (18.75%) Fat Client
2 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 2 (6.25%) Blog
3 2 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Service Management
3 7 (21.88%) Problem Management
3 7 (21.88%) BCP
3 7 (21.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (21.88%) ITSM
3 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
3 7 (21.88%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) Performance Management
3 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.38%) IT Governance
7 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.25%) WFM
7 2 (6.25%) Release Management
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 7 (21.88%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) Xen
3 6 (18.75%) NLBS
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) Terminal Server
4 3 (9.38%) Samba
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) WSUS
2 3 (9.38%) Cacti
2 3 (9.38%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Citrix
3 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) Juniper
5 7 (21.88%) McAfee
6 6 (18.75%) F5
7 5 (15.63%) Crossbeam
7 5 (15.63%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.50%) Sourcefire
8 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
9 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 3 (9.38%) Tripwire
9 3 (9.38%) Websense
10 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
10 2 (6.25%) JD Edwards
10 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (6.25%) SAP
11 1 (3.13%) Symantec
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