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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 45 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.16% 4.89% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 6.20% 7.99% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 8
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £46,250 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
242 338 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 50.95% 61.23% 65.94%
Number of salaries quoted 206 239 271
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 22 (59.46%) Cisco
3 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
5 16 (43.24%) ITIL
5 16 (43.24%) Linux
6 14 (37.84%) Windows
6 14 (37.84%) Finance
6 14 (37.84%) VMware
6 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (35.14%) WAN
7 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
7 13 (35.14%) LAN
8 12 (32.43%) Network Security
9 11 (29.73%) VLAN
9 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
9 11 (29.73%) DHCP
9 11 (29.73%) VPN
9 11 (29.73%) DNS
9 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
10 10 (27.03%) Juniper
10 10 (27.03%) Oracle
10 10 (27.03%) PaaS
10 10 (27.03%) Office 365
11 9 (24.32%) Degree
11 9 (24.32%) MPLS
11 9 (24.32%) Information Security
12 7 (18.92%) Retail

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Office 365
1 10 (27.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) LAN
2 13 (35.14%) WAN
3 12 (32.43%) Network Security
4 11 (29.73%) DHCP
4 11 (29.73%) DNS
4 11 (29.73%) VLAN
4 11 (29.73%) VPN
5 9 (24.32%) MPLS
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (18.92%) ISDN
6 7 (18.92%) PBX
6 7 (18.92%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (18.92%) VoIP
7 6 (16.22%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (10.81%) SAN
9 2 (5.41%) DWDM
9 2 (5.41%) FCoE
9 2 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Compliance Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Information Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Information Security Manager
4 6 (16.22%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Security Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (13.51%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Support
5 5 (13.51%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
4 6 (16.22%) Cybercrime
5 4 (10.81%) EqualLogic
5 4 (10.81%) Spread Betting
6 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) Information Security
4 7 (18.92%) Coaching
4 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
5 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
5 6 (16.22%) ISMS
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 6 (16.22%) Security Management
5 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (13.51%) Change Management
6 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) C
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) CCNP
2 6 (16.22%) CISA
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CISM
2 6 (16.22%) CISSP
3 4 (10.81%) ISEB
3 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
5 1 (2.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.92%) Terminal Services
3 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
3 14 (37.84%) VMware
4 10 (27.03%) Juniper
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
6 4 (10.81%) Avaya
6 4 (10.81%) Dell
6 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
7 3 (8.11%) F5
7 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.41%) Aruba
8 2 (5.41%) Brocade
8 2 (5.41%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (5.41%) Riverbed