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 26 June 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.

CheckPoint
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 58 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.87% 2.85% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 7.81% 5.47% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 21
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £23,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £69,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 333 494 519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 49.63% 52.11% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 292 427 481
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
West Malling +14 8 £47,500 -34.48% 2
Maidstone -7 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Dartford 0 1 £45,000 -
Rochester - 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £60,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 56 (96.55%) Cisco
2 49 (84.48%) Firewall
3 44 (75.86%) F5
4 37 (63.79%) WAN
5 35 (60.34%) LAN
5 35 (60.34%) Network Security
6 34 (58.62%) Palo Alto
7 27 (46.55%) Fortinet
7 27 (46.55%) Cisco Certification
8 26 (44.83%) Blue Coat
9 25 (43.10%) Wireless
10 23 (39.66%) VPN
11 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
12 19 (32.76%) CCNP
12 19 (32.76%) MPLS
12 19 (32.76%) Change Management
13 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
14 15 (25.86%) Presales
14 15 (25.86%) Cisco Nexus
14 15 (25.86%) IPsec
14 15 (25.86%) SSL
15 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (24.14%) Aruba
16 13 (22.41%) Juniper
16 13 (22.41%) Project Management
17 12 (20.69%) Forcepoint
17 12 (20.69%) Windows
17 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
18 11 (18.97%) Linux

CheckPoint
Co-occurring 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 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (84.48%) Firewall
2 37 (63.79%) WAN
3 35 (60.34%) LAN
3 35 (60.34%) Network Security
4 25 (43.10%) Wireless
5 23 (39.66%) VPN
6 19 (32.76%) MPLS
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (25.86%) IPsec
7 15 (25.86%) SSL
8 14 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 12 (20.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (15.52%) 802.11
10 9 (15.52%) VoIP
11 8 (13.79%) DHCP
11 8 (13.79%) DNS
11 8 (13.79%) DPNSS
11 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
11 8 (13.79%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Network Engineer
2 23 (39.66%) Security Engineer
3 22 (37.93%) Network Security Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (31.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (24.14%) IT Engineer
6 13 (22.41%) IT Security Engineer
7 10 (17.24%) Escalation Engineer
8 9 (15.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (15.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 8 (13.79%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 8 (13.79%) Firewall Engineer
10 7 (12.07%) WAN Engineer
11 5 (8.62%) Network Support
12 4 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
12 4 (6.90%) Project Engineer
13 3 (5.17%) Consultant
13 3 (5.17%) Network Consultant
13 3 (5.17%) Network Security Consultant
13 3 (5.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) CCTV
4 1 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 11 (18.97%) Linux
3 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 10 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Change Management
2 15 (25.86%) Presales
3 13 (22.41%) Project Management
4 11 (18.97%) ITIL
5 10 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 9 (15.52%) CRM
7 8 (13.79%) Network Design
7 8 (13.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (12.07%) Network Architecture
8 7 (12.07%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
10 3 (5.17%) Change Control
10 3 (5.17%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.17%) PRINCE
10 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (3.45%) Data Loss Prevention
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (46.55%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (32.76%) CCNP
3 11 (18.97%) CCNA
4 10 (17.24%) CCIE
5 9 (15.52%) CCSE
6 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 5 (8.62%) HNC
8 5 (8.62%) HND
9 3 (5.17%) Degree
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.45%) CISA
10 2 (3.45%) CISM
10 2 (3.45%) CISSP
10 2 (3.45%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (96.55%) Cisco
2 44 (75.86%) F5
3 34 (58.62%) Palo Alto
4 27 (46.55%) Fortinet
5 26 (44.83%) Blue Coat
6 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 14 (24.14%) Aruba
8 13 (22.41%) Juniper
9 12 (20.69%) Forcepoint
10 9 (15.52%) Mitel
10 9 (15.52%) Sourcefire
11 5 (8.62%) Avaya
12 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
13 3 (5.17%) Brocade
13 3 (5.17%) VMware
14 2 (3.45%) Intel
15 1 (1.72%) Adobe
15 1 (1.72%) Apple
15 1 (1.72%) Citrix
15 1 (1.72%) HP
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