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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certification
Rank 574 556 565
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 21 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.057% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.30% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £260
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +29.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
10096 9552 8479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.05% 18.67% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6148 5484 4726
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 397 436
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -2 9 £450 +12.50%
South East -16 6 £350 +38.61%
East Midlands -10 4 £275 -35.29%
West Midlands +5 2 £278 -7.50%
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Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 37 (97.37%) Firewall
3 34 (89.47%) Cisco
4 30 (78.95%) CCSA
5 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (55.26%) Juniper
6 21 (55.26%) CCNP
7 18 (47.37%) VPN
8 17 (44.74%) CCSE
9 16 (42.11%) Network Security
10 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (36.84%) LAN
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
12 11 (28.95%) CCNA
13 10 (26.32%) ITIL
13 10 (26.32%) BGP
14 9 (23.68%) OSPF
14 9 (23.68%) Internet
14 9 (23.68%) UNIX
14 9 (23.68%) Windows
14 9 (23.68%) Linux
14 9 (23.68%) Junos
15 8 (21.05%) F5
15 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
15 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
16 7 (18.42%) Network Design
16 7 (18.42%) Snort
16 7 (18.42%) WAN
16 7 (18.42%) DHCP
17 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 37 (97.37%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) VPN
3 16 (42.11%) Network Security
4 14 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (36.84%) LAN
5 12 (31.58%) DNS
6 10 (26.32%) BGP
7 9 (23.68%) Internet
7 9 (23.68%) Junos
7 9 (23.68%) OSPF
8 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (18.42%) WAN
9 7 (18.42%) DHCP
10 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.79%) SSL
10 6 (15.79%) Wireless
11 5 (13.16%) IPsec
11 5 (13.16%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (13.16%) DSL
11 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GCC
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.53%) IT Security Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Support
5 3 (7.89%) Network Support Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall Support
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
2 5 (13.16%) PKI
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) UNIX
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 7 (18.42%) Network Design
4 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
4 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.16%) BCP
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL V2
4 5 (13.16%) Cyber Security
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (10.53%) Data Security
5 4 (10.53%) Security Management
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Low Latency
6 3 (7.89%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 30 (78.95%) CCSA
2 24 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (55.26%) CCNP
4 17 (44.74%) CCSE
5 11 (28.95%) CCNA
6 5 (13.16%) CCSP
7 4 (10.53%) Degree
7 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.89%) CCENT
9 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
9 2 (5.26%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Snort
2 5 (13.16%) Squid
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 34 (89.47%) Cisco
3 21 (55.26%) Juniper
4 8 (21.05%) F5
5 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 5 (13.16%) Nokia
7 4 (10.53%) VMware
8 3 (7.89%) Aruba
8 3 (7.89%) Websense
9 2 (5.26%) Nortel
9 2 (5.26%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.63%) Citrix
10 1 (2.63%) Sun
10 1 (2.63%) Radware