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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 56 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 11 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.19% 4.40% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 8.23% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 4
Average salary £44,000 £35,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.82% -29.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
303 243 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.36% 53.41% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 205 181 179
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,050 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 19 (73.08%) Firewall
3 17 (65.38%) WAN
4 16 (61.54%) VPN
5 15 (57.69%) LAN
6 14 (53.85%) Windows
7 13 (50.00%) Citrix
8 12 (46.15%) MPLS
9 10 (38.46%) Juniper
9 10 (38.46%) Service Management
10 9 (34.62%) BIG-IP
10 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (30.77%) Apache
11 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
11 8 (30.77%) Java
11 8 (30.77%) SQL
11 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) VMware
11 8 (30.77%) Network Security
11 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
12 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
12 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
12 7 (26.92%) CCIE
12 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
12 7 (26.92%) MS Office
12 7 (26.92%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (30.77%) Apache
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Firewall
2 17 (65.38%) WAN
3 16 (61.54%) VPN
4 15 (57.69%) LAN
5 12 (46.15%) MPLS
6 9 (34.62%) BIG-IP
7 8 (30.77%) Network Security
8 6 (23.08%) BGP
8 6 (23.08%) DSL
8 6 (23.08%) OSPF
8 6 (23.08%) FTP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 4 (15.38%) DNS
10 4 (15.38%) VLAN
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (11.54%) NAS
11 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
1 2 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Applications Support
4 6 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Project Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
1 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
1 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Blog
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Service Management
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Management
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
2 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (26.92%) Business Continuity
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) ITSM
2 7 (26.92%) BCP
3 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) WFM
4 2 (7.69%) Facility Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Network Management
4 2 (7.69%) Release Management
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCIE
3 5 (19.23%) CCNA
4 4 (15.38%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) JNCIS
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) Terminal Server
3 6 (23.08%) Samba
3 6 (23.08%) Xen
3 6 (23.08%) NLBS
3 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) WSUS
2 3 (11.54%) Cacti
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 10 (38.46%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) VMware
5 6 (23.08%) F5
6 5 (19.23%) Crossbeam
7 4 (15.38%) McAfee
7 4 (15.38%) Sourcefire
8 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
9 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
9 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.85%) Planview
10 1 (3.85%) HP
10 1 (3.85%) Wyse
10 1 (3.85%) NetApp
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Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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