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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 53 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.95% 0.56% 2.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% 1.08% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Median salary £32,500 £72,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% +93.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
210 277 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.86% 52.07% 57.56%
Number of salaries quoted 157 237 198
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 20 (64.52%) LAN
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
1 20 (64.52%) MPLS
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
3 18 (58.06%) Degree
4 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
4 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
4 15 (48.39%) ITIL
4 15 (48.39%) Linux
4 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
4 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
5 14 (45.16%) Terminal Services
5 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
5 14 (45.16%) ISDN
5 14 (45.16%) Windows
5 14 (45.16%) C
5 14 (45.16%) DHCP
5 14 (45.16%) VPN
5 14 (45.16%) DNS
5 14 (45.16%) PBX
5 14 (45.16%) VoIP
5 14 (45.16%) VMware
5 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
5 14 (45.16%) Remote Desktop
5 14 (45.16%) Coaching
5 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
5 14 (45.16%) Skype for Business
5 14 (45.16%) Office 365

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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
1 14 (45.16%) Skype for Business
2 5 (16.13%) MS Project Server
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
1 6 (19.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
1 14 (45.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
1 20 (64.52%) LAN
1 20 (64.52%) MPLS
2 19 (61.29%) WAN
3 14 (45.16%) DHCP
3 14 (45.16%) DNS
3 14 (45.16%) ISDN
3 14 (45.16%) PBX
3 14 (45.16%) Remote Desktop
3 14 (45.16%) VLAN
3 14 (45.16%) VoIP
3 14 (45.16%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (16.13%) BGP
5 5 (16.13%) EIGRP
5 5 (16.13%) Network Security
5 5 (16.13%) Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) DWDM
6 4 (12.90%) FCoE
6 4 (12.90%) Frame Relay
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Support
1 14 (45.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365 Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Support
2 9 (29.03%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Project Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Project Support Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Server Support
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (45.16%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) E-Commerce
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
1 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
2 14 (45.16%) Coaching
3 6 (19.35%) Document Management
3 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 5 (16.13%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 4 (12.90%) Network Design
6 3 (9.68%) Data Security
6 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (9.68%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (9.68%) Presales
6 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (9.68%) SIEM
7 1 (3.23%) Security Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCIE
3 7 (22.58%) CCNP
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (12.90%) CISSP
6 2 (6.45%) CCDP
7 1 (3.23%) CCNA
7 1 (3.23%) CISA
7 1 (3.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) Terminal Services
2 14 (45.16%) VMware ESX
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) F5
5 6 (19.35%) Planview
6 4 (12.90%) Brocade
6 4 (12.90%) Juniper
6 4 (12.90%) Riverbed
7 3 (9.68%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Sophos