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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 58 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 16 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.63% 4.31% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 8.29% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 5
Average salary £34,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
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
351 193 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 57.64% 52.02% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 246 146 133
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Watford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (77.78%) VPN
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 19 (70.37%) WAN
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 15 (55.56%) Windows
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 11 (40.74%) MPLS
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
6 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Retail
8 9 (33.33%) ITIL
8 9 (33.33%) DHCP
8 9 (33.33%) DNS
8 9 (33.33%) Juniper
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
8 9 (33.33%) VLAN
9 8 (29.63%) Java
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
9 8 (29.63%) VoIP
9 8 (29.63%) Network Security
9 8 (29.63%) PaaS
9 8 (29.63%) Lync
10 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
10 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
1 8 (29.63%) Lync
2 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
3 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) VPN
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 19 (70.37%) WAN
4 17 (62.96%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) DHCP
6 9 (33.33%) VLAN
7 8 (29.63%) VoIP
7 8 (29.63%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) FTP
8 6 (22.22%) PBX
8 6 (22.22%) ISDN
9 5 (18.52%) OSPF
9 5 (18.52%) BGP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
10 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
11 3 (11.11%) Wireshark
11 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 10 (37.04%) Retail
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Support Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Server Support
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Applications Support
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Security Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Blog
2 2 (7.41%) FMCG
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
3 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 6 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) ERP
6 2 (7.41%) WFM
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Network Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.70%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C
3 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCIE
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) CCNP
4 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) Terminal Server
3 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 6 (22.22%) Samba
3 6 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.70%) Xen
5 1 (3.70%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cacti
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Juniper
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) Crossbeam
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) Sourcefire
6 4 (14.81%) McAfee
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
8 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
8 2 (7.41%) HP
8 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
9 1 (3.70%) Planview
Watford, Hertfordshire
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