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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 52 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 19 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.55% 0.55% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.65% 0.97% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £56,500 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.96% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
336 207 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 62.80% 57.18% 68.96%
Number of salaries quoted 230 146 147
Average salary £48,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.29% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £58,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (92.11%) Firewall
2 29 (76.32%) LAN
2 29 (76.32%) WAN
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 28 (73.68%) ITIL
3 28 (73.68%) VMware
4 26 (68.42%) Retail
5 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (65.79%) Linux
5 25 (65.79%) Finance
6 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (60.53%) Lync
8 22 (57.89%) PaaS
9 20 (52.63%) Change Management
9 20 (52.63%) CCNA
10 17 (44.74%) Red Hat
11 16 (42.11%) Management Information System
11 16 (42.11%) HP
11 16 (42.11%) ProCurve
11 16 (42.11%) Visualisation
11 16 (42.11%) Information Security
12 13 (34.21%) Windows
12 13 (34.21%) MPLS
13 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
13 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
13 12 (31.58%) IaaS
14 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
14 11 (28.95%) DNS
15 10 (26.32%) DHCP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (60.53%) Lync
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) PaaS
2 12 (31.58%) IaaS
3 6 (15.79%) Office 365
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (92.11%) Firewall
2 29 (76.32%) LAN
2 29 (76.32%) WAN
3 13 (34.21%) MPLS
4 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 10 (26.32%) DHCP
6 8 (21.05%) VPN
6 8 (21.05%) VLAN
7 6 (15.79%) ISDN
7 6 (15.79%) OSPF
7 6 (15.79%) BGP
7 6 (15.79%) PBX
7 6 (15.79%) VoIP
8 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (13.16%) Network Security
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (7.89%) NetScreen
11 2 (5.26%) RIP
11 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 26 (68.42%) Retail
2 25 (65.79%) Finance
3 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Architect
2 16 (42.11%) IT Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Server Support
3 6 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Technical Support
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (10.53%) Head of Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) Head of IT
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Management Information System
1 16 (42.11%) Visualisation
2 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) ITIL
2 20 (52.63%) Change Management
3 16 (42.11%) Information Security
4 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
5 9 (23.68%) Project Management
6 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.53%) Time Management
7 4 (10.53%) Kanban
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Network Design
9 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
10 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNA
3 10 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (10.53%) CCIE
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
3 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
5 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
6 4 (10.53%) vSphere
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.63%) Squid
7 1 (2.63%) XenApp
7 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cacti
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (73.68%) VMware
3 17 (44.74%) Red Hat
4 16 (42.11%) HP
4 16 (42.11%) ProCurve
5 9 (23.68%) Juniper
6 7 (18.42%) F5
7 6 (15.79%) Crossbeam
8 4 (10.53%) Rackspace
9 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.63%) Clearswift
10 1 (2.63%) Citrix
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