The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 March 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
South East / Kent
Rank 54 67 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 -20  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 31 39 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.90% 3.42% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 8.45% 7.37% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 37 45
Median salary £43,000 £37,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.21% -22.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 367 529 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 46.16% 46.36% 49.79%
Number of salaries quoted 293 459 420
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Kent.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Kent over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 8 - -
Maidstone -12 7 £40,000 -5.88%
West Malling -3 2 £43,750 -23.91% 1
Tonbridge - 1 £70,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 68 (97.14%) Cisco
2 64 (91.43%) Firewall
3 53 (75.71%) WAN
4 51 (72.86%) LAN
5 38 (54.29%) Network Security
5 38 (54.29%) F5
6 37 (52.86%) Wireless
7 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
8 31 (44.29%) DNS
8 31 (44.29%) DHCP
9 30 (42.86%) Network Design
10 29 (41.43%) IPsec
11 28 (40.00%) SNMP
11 28 (40.00%) Mitel
12 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (34.29%) IP Telephony
12 24 (34.29%) Palo Alto
13 23 (32.86%) Blue Coat
13 23 (32.86%) VMware
13 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (32.86%) WLAN
14 21 (30.00%) VPN
15 20 (28.57%) SSL
15 20 (28.57%) CCNP
15 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 18 (25.71%) Fortinet
16 18 (25.71%) ITIL
16 18 (25.71%) MPLS
16 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 12 (17.14%) IIS
1 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 64 (91.43%) Firewall
2 53 (75.71%) WAN
3 51 (72.86%) LAN
4 38 (54.29%) Network Security
5 37 (52.86%) Wireless
6 31 (44.29%) DHCP
6 31 (44.29%) DNS
7 29 (41.43%) IPsec
8 28 (40.00%) SNMP
9 24 (34.29%) IP Telephony
10 23 (32.86%) WLAN
11 21 (30.00%) VPN
12 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 20 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 20 (28.57%) SSL
13 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (25.71%) MPLS
14 16 (22.86%) 802.11
14 16 (22.86%) DPNSS
14 16 (22.86%) QSIG
General
1 4 (5.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 27 (38.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 27 (38.57%) Security Engineer
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (25.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 16 (22.86%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 14 (20.00%) Network Support
7 8 (11.43%) Escalation Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
8 7 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Check Point Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Check Point Support
10 3 (4.29%) Firewall Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Juniper Support
10 3 (4.29%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (4.29%) Technical Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.86%) 802.1X
2 12 (17.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
1 6 (8.57%) Windows 7
1 6 (8.57%) Windows Server
1 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) Network Design
2 18 (25.71%) ITIL
3 16 (22.86%) Translating Business Requirements
4 11 (15.71%) GAP Analysis
4 11 (15.71%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (15.71%) Project Management
5 10 (14.29%) Presales
6 9 (12.86%) Change Management
7 6 (8.57%) CRM
8 4 (5.71%) Change Control
9 3 (4.29%) Network Architecture
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Service Management
10 1 (1.43%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.43%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.43%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.57%) CCNP
3 17 (24.29%) CCNA
4 11 (15.71%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (12.86%) CCSE
6 4 (5.71%) Degree
6 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.29%) CCIE
8 2 (2.86%) CCDA
8 2 (2.86%) CCDP
8 2 (2.86%) CCSA
8 2 (2.86%) CCSP
9 1 (1.43%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (12.86%) SLA
3 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (32.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 12 (17.14%) Virtual Servers
3 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 68 (97.14%) Cisco
2 38 (54.29%) F5
3 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) Mitel
5 24 (34.29%) Palo Alto
6 23 (32.86%) Blue Coat
6 23 (32.86%) VMware
7 18 (25.71%) Fortinet
8 15 (21.43%) Riverbed
9 12 (17.14%) HP
9 12 (17.14%) Siemens
10 11 (15.71%) Brocade
10 11 (15.71%) Forcepoint
10 11 (15.71%) Juniper
11 9 (12.86%) Aruba
12 6 (8.57%) Sourcefire
13 3 (4.29%) LogLogic
13 3 (4.29%) SolarWinds
13 3 (4.29%) TippingPoint
13 3 (4.29%) Tufin
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