The table below looks at the statistics for Check Point Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Check Point Certification over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Check Point Certification
Rank 557 551 559
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 31 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.085% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 4
Average daily rate
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£371 £265 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.09% -23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £261 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £269 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £265 £340
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -22.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9940 8224 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.05% 17.30% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5598 4655 4944
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 389 564
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Check Point Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Check Point Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Check Point Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Check Point Certification across the England region.

Check Point Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Check Point Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Check Point Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Check Point Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Check Point Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification across the England region.

Check Point Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Check Point Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -1 10 £255 -3.77% 1
East of England - 9 £375 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £300 -
London - 4 £400 -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Check Point Certification 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 contract IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification.

1 51 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 44 (86.27%) Firewall
3 38 (74.51%) Cisco
4 34 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (54.90%) Juniper
6 26 (50.98%) VPN
7 23 (45.10%) CCNP
7 23 (45.10%) OSPF
8 21 (41.18%) CCIE
8 21 (41.18%) CCDP
8 21 (41.18%) Network Security
8 21 (41.18%) Network Management
9 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (39.22%) CCSA
9 20 (39.22%) BGP
9 20 (39.22%) CISSP
10 19 (37.25%) IPsec
10 19 (37.25%) Cisco PIX
11 18 (35.29%) SNMP
12 17 (33.33%) CCSP
12 17 (33.33%) VoIP
13 16 (31.37%) MPLS
14 15 (29.41%) PCI DSS
15 14 (27.45%) F5
15 14 (27.45%) FWSM
16 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
16 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
16 13 (25.49%) Risk Assessment
17 12 (23.53%) FortiGate
18 11 (21.57%) Load Balancing

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 26 (50.98%) VPN
3 23 (45.10%) OSPF
4 21 (41.18%) Network Security
5 20 (39.22%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (39.22%) BGP
6 19 (37.25%) IPsec
6 19 (37.25%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (35.29%) SNMP
8 17 (33.33%) VoIP
9 16 (31.37%) MPLS
10 14 (27.45%) FWSM
11 13 (25.49%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (21.57%) BIG-IP
13 9 (17.65%) WAN
13 9 (17.65%) LAN
14 7 (13.73%) DNS
15 5 (9.80%) Internet
15 5 (9.80%) Junos
16 4 (7.84%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Security Engineer
2 12 (23.53%) IP Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Network Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (21.57%) Design Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Security Specialist
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.84%) Network Consultant
7 4 (7.84%) Trainer
7 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Testing Specialist
8 3 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) IP Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) SecurID
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) UNIX
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Solaris
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Network Management
2 13 (25.49%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (21.57%) Load Balancing
4 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.84%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Change Control
5 4 (7.84%) Information Security
6 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 3 (5.88%) Ultra-Low Latency
6 3 (5.88%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Network Design
7 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL
8 1 (1.96%) Service Management
8 1 (1.96%) ITSM
8 1 (1.96%) Validation
8 1 (1.96%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.96%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Perl
1 4 (7.84%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (45.10%) CCNP
3 21 (41.18%) CCIE
3 21 (41.18%) CCDP
4 20 (39.22%) CISSP
4 20 (39.22%) CCSA
5 17 (33.33%) CCSP
6 10 (19.61%) CCSE
7 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
9 3 (5.88%) CCNA
10 2 (3.92%) Degree
11 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
11 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.96%) CCDA
11 1 (1.96%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.96%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 38 (74.51%) Cisco
3 28 (54.90%) Juniper
4 14 (27.45%) F5
5 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
6 8 (15.69%) Nokia
7 7 (13.73%) Radware
7 7 (13.73%) Redback
8 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.88%) Ericsson
9 3 (5.88%) Sourcefire
9 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.88%) WatchGuard
9 3 (5.88%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.96%) Tufin
10 1 (1.96%) Huawei
10 1 (1.96%) AlgoSec
10 1 (1.96%) Sun
10 1 (1.96%) HP
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