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 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 63 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.68% 2.92% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 5.39% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
354 204 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 59.50% 54.11% 50.25%
Number of salaries quoted 249 154 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 October 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 28 (80.00%) WAN
2 27 (77.14%) Firewall
3 26 (74.29%) LAN
4 25 (71.43%) Cisco
5 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
6 21 (60.00%) ITIL
6 21 (60.00%) VMware
7 20 (57.14%) Finance
7 20 (57.14%) Linux
7 20 (57.14%) Lync
8 19 (54.29%) Retail
8 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (48.57%) Windows
11 16 (45.71%) PaaS
12 15 (42.86%) VPN
13 14 (40.00%) CCNA
14 13 (37.14%) HP
14 13 (37.14%) ProCurve
14 13 (37.14%) Change Management
15 12 (34.29%) MPLS
16 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
16 11 (31.43%) DNS
16 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
17 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
17 10 (28.57%) DHCP
17 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
17 10 (28.57%) Information Security
17 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
17 10 (28.57%) Visualisation

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 20 (57.14%) Lync
2 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
3 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (17.14%) Apache
4 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.57%) IIS
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) PaaS
2 10 (28.57%) IaaS
3 5 (14.29%) Office 365
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (80.00%) WAN
2 27 (77.14%) Firewall
3 26 (74.29%) LAN
4 15 (42.86%) VPN
5 12 (34.29%) MPLS
6 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) DHCP
8 8 (22.86%) VLAN
9 7 (20.00%) VoIP
10 6 (17.14%) ISDN
10 6 (17.14%) PBX
11 5 (14.29%) FTP
11 5 (14.29%) OSPF
11 5 (14.29%) BGP
11 5 (14.29%) EIGRP
11 5 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (14.29%) Network Security
12 3 (8.57%) NetScreen
13 2 (5.71%) SAN
13 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 19 (54.29%) Retail
3 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Architect
1 10 (28.57%) IT Architect
2 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
2 6 (17.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Network Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Technical Support
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Server Support
2 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 5 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Head of Infrastructure
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 10 (28.57%) Visualisation
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Online Games
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) Windows
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Change Management
3 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
4 10 (28.57%) Information Security
5 9 (25.71%) Mentoring
5 9 (25.71%) Coaching
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Kanban
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) People Management
8 2 (5.71%) Network Design
8 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.86%) Document Management
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
9 1 (2.86%) Network Management
9 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
2 5 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNA
3 6 (17.14%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
4 4 (11.43%) CCNP
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.86%) VMware ESX
4 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
5 5 (14.29%) Samba
5 5 (14.29%) Terminal Server
6 3 (8.57%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.86%) Squid
7 1 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Cisco
2 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) VMware
4 13 (37.14%) HP
4 13 (37.14%) ProCurve
5 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.00%) Juniper
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix
8 5 (14.29%) Crossbeam
8 5 (14.29%) F5
9 3 (8.57%) Rackspace
10 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
10 2 (5.71%) Sourcefire
10 2 (5.71%) McAfee
11 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
11 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.86%) Planview
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