The table below looks at the statistics for Check Point Certification in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Check Point Certification over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Check Point Certification
Rank 921 942 962
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 31 29 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.026% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.095% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 39
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,450 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +40.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28199 30572 32494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.55% 27.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22722 23866 25976
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

Check Point Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Check Point Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Check Point Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK.

Check Point Certification Salary Trend in the UK

Check Point Certification
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Check Point Certification over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 within the UK.

Check Point Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Check Point Certification
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 31 £47,500 -13.63% 3
South East +34 14 £37,500 -31.81%
London +20 8 £56,250 -19.64%
Kent - 8 £37,000 -
Berkshire +16 4 £46,250 -15.90%
Reading +11 4 £46,250 -15.90%
East of England +5 4 £55,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -2 4 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +4 3 £50,000 +40.84%
Leeds 0 3 £50,000 +26.58%
Bedford +5 2 £52,750 -4.09% 1
Chorley - 2 £37,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £37,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £37,500 -
North West - 2 £37,500 -
West Malling - 1 £55,000 -

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification.

1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 58 (95.08%) Firewall
3 57 (93.44%) Cisco
4 48 (78.69%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (75.41%) CCNP
6 38 (62.30%) CCSE
7 34 (55.74%) F5
8 33 (54.10%) Data Centre
9 32 (52.46%) CCSA
10 28 (45.90%) LAN
10 28 (45.90%) Network Security
11 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (40.98%) CCNA
12 24 (39.34%) VPN
13 21 (34.43%) WAN
13 21 (34.43%) BGP
14 20 (32.79%) OSPF
14 20 (32.79%) ITIL
15 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
16 16 (26.23%) Wireshark
16 16 (26.23%) tcpdump
16 16 (26.23%) Network Management
17 15 (24.59%) Presales
18 14 (22.95%) CCDP
19 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
20 12 (19.67%) Load Balancing
20 12 (19.67%) VMware
20 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
20 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
21 11 (18.03%) Spanning Tree

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Check Point Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (95.08%) Firewall
2 28 (45.90%) LAN
2 28 (45.90%) Network Security
3 25 (40.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (39.34%) VPN
5 21 (34.43%) BGP
5 21 (34.43%) WAN
6 20 (32.79%) OSPF
7 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
8 16 (26.23%) tcpdump
8 16 (26.23%) Wireshark
9 11 (18.03%) Spanning Tree
10 9 (14.75%) IP Telephony
10 9 (14.75%) Wireless
11 8 (13.11%) ExtremeXOS
11 8 (13.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 8 (13.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (13.11%) MPLS
12 7 (11.48%) IPsec
13 5 (8.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Advertising
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Consultant
3 9 (14.75%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Security Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Check Point Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Cisco Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Architect
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Check Point Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Firewall Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Network Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (54.10%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) PMI
4 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Network Management
3 15 (24.59%) Presales
4 12 (19.67%) Load Balancing
5 11 (18.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (14.75%) Change Control
6 9 (14.75%) Network Design
7 8 (13.11%) Coaching
8 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.20%) SIEM
10 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
10 4 (6.56%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (4.92%) High Availability
11 3 (4.92%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 2 (3.28%) Change Management
12 2 (3.28%) Information Security
12 2 (3.28%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.64%) Perl
1 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (78.69%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (75.41%) CCNP
3 38 (62.30%) CCSE
4 32 (52.46%) CCSA
5 25 (40.98%) CCNA
6 14 (22.95%) CCDP
7 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
7 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
8 7 (11.48%) Degree
9 5 (8.20%) HND
9 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (4.92%) CCDA
10 3 (4.92%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (4.92%) MCSA
10 3 (4.92%) MCSE
10 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.92%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (3.28%) CCIE
11 2 (3.28%) JNCIS
11 2 (3.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Firmware
2 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) vSphere
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Nessus
2 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 57 (93.44%) Cisco
3 34 (55.74%) F5
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
5 12 (19.67%) VMware
6 11 (18.03%) Juniper
7 8 (13.11%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (11.48%) Riverbed
9 5 (8.20%) Brocade
9 5 (8.20%) Hitachi
9 5 (8.20%) HP
9 5 (8.20%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.92%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.64%) Qualys
11 1 (1.64%) SAP
11 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.64%) Sophos
11 1 (1.64%) Symantec
11 1 (1.64%) Trend Micro
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