The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 74 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 26 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.03% 1.43% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 2.95% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Median daily rate £409 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £350 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £445 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £347
% change year-on-year
- +7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+59.25% -28.00%
CheckPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
634 644 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.49% 48.46% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 375 341
Median daily rate £400 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £263 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 33
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CheckPoint across the Surrey region.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

CheckPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

CheckPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint across the Surrey region.

CheckPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines 0 6 £360 -10.00%
Tadworth - 2 - -
Epsom -1 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £400 -
Woking - 1 £350 - 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 41 (83.67%) Cisco
2 33 (67.35%) Firewall
3 31 (63.27%) Juniper
4 30 (61.22%) WAN
4 30 (61.22%) LAN
5 25 (51.02%) ITIL
6 24 (48.98%) Palo Alto
7 23 (46.94%) Blue Coat
8 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
9 21 (42.86%) Finance
10 18 (36.73%) SSL
11 17 (34.69%) VPN
11 17 (34.69%) Windows
11 17 (34.69%) RSA SecurID
12 16 (32.65%) Linux
12 16 (32.65%) Service Management
13 14 (28.57%) Network Security
14 13 (26.53%) IPsec
14 13 (26.53%) ITSM
14 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
15 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (24.49%) Internet
16 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
18 9 (18.37%) Project Management
18 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
18 9 (18.37%) F5
19 8 (16.33%) Business Continuity
19 8 (16.33%) Degree
19 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (67.35%) Firewall
2 30 (61.22%) LAN
2 30 (61.22%) WAN
3 22 (44.90%) TCP/IP
4 18 (36.73%) SSL
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 14 (28.57%) Network Security
7 13 (26.53%) IPsec
8 12 (24.49%) Internet
9 11 (22.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (12.24%) Wireless
13 4 (8.16%) Cisco Wireless
14 2 (4.08%) BGP
14 2 (4.08%) OSPF
15 1 (2.04%) DNS
15 1 (2.04%) MPLS
15 1 (2.04%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
1 18 (36.73%) Network Analyst
1 18 (36.73%) Network Security Analyst
1 18 (36.73%) Security Analyst
2 16 (32.65%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Designer
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) ArcSight Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) LAN Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SIEM Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.04%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) RSA SecurID
2 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) PKI
4 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) Solaris
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.04%) Debian
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) ITIL
2 16 (32.65%) Service Management
3 13 (26.53%) ITSM
4 9 (18.37%) Project Management
5 8 (16.33%) Business Continuity
5 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.29%) Change Control
6 7 (14.29%) Change Management
6 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 6 (12.24%) Service Design
7 6 (12.24%) SIEM
8 5 (10.20%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (10.20%) Computer Security
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.16%) Analytics
9 4 (8.16%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (8.16%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.20%) CISSP
6 4 (8.16%) CCNP
6 4 (8.16%) CCSP
6 4 (8.16%) GIAC
7 3 (6.12%) CCIE
7 3 (6.12%) CCSE
8 2 (4.08%) CCNA
8 2 (4.08%) CCSA
8 2 (4.08%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) QRadar
2 1 (2.04%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Cisco
2 31 (63.27%) Juniper
3 24 (48.98%) Palo Alto
4 23 (46.94%) Blue Coat
5 9 (18.37%) F5
6 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.20%) ArcSight
7 5 (10.20%) Sun
8 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
8 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
8 4 (8.16%) Splunk
9 3 (6.12%) Aruba
10 1 (2.04%) AppSense
10 1 (2.04%) CA
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix
10 1 (2.04%) Hortonworks
10 1 (2.04%) HP
10 1 (2.04%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.04%) Symantec
10 1 (2.04%) VMware