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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certification
Rank 871 892 829
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -63
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 29 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 53
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -30.00%

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
30597 32859 31069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.49% 27.14% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23987 26259 24974
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 21 April 2015 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 21 April 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 28 £55,000 - 4
Yorkshire +1 9 £35,500 +1.42% 1
South East +5 8 £55,000 +41.93% 2
East of England +30 6 £55,000 +53.84% 1
Bedfordshire +24 6 £55,000 +53.84% 1
Bedford - 6 £55,000 - 1
York - 5 £35,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £35,500 -
London +20 4 £70,000 +12.00%
West Yorkshire -1 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Leeds +9 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 3 - -
High Wycombe - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +14 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 64 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 62 (96.88%) Cisco
3 61 (95.31%) Firewall
4 49 (76.56%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (56.25%) CCNP
6 35 (54.69%) WAN
7 34 (53.13%) CCSA
7 34 (53.13%) CCSE
7 34 (53.13%) Network Security
8 32 (50.00%) LAN
9 28 (43.75%) Load Balancing
9 28 (43.75%) Network Management
10 23 (35.94%) TCP/IP
10 23 (35.94%) CCNA
10 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
10 23 (35.94%) OSPF
10 23 (35.94%) BGP
11 21 (32.81%) CCDP
12 19 (29.69%) VPN
13 18 (28.13%) SolarWinds
14 17 (26.56%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (26.56%) F5
14 17 (26.56%) Linux
14 17 (26.56%) Juniper
15 15 (23.44%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (23.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
17 13 (20.31%) Windows
17 13 (20.31%) ITIL
17 13 (20.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.25%) Lync
2 3 (4.69%) Apache
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (95.31%) Firewall
2 35 (54.69%) WAN
3 34 (53.13%) Network Security
4 32 (50.00%) LAN
5 23 (35.94%) TCP/IP
5 23 (35.94%) OSPF
5 23 (35.94%) BGP
6 19 (29.69%) VPN
7 17 (26.56%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (23.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (20.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (18.75%) Spanning Tree
10 12 (18.75%) tcpdump
10 12 (18.75%) Wireshark
11 11 (17.19%) FWSM
12 7 (10.94%) BIG-IP
12 7 (10.94%) EIGRP
12 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (9.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) French Language
2 2 (3.13%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 20 (31.25%) Consultant
3 13 (20.31%) Security Consultant
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Network Analyst
4 11 (17.19%) Security Engineer
5 10 (15.63%) Network Security Consultant
5 10 (15.63%) Network Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Security Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Network Security Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Cisco Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Support Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
10 2 (3.13%) Support Specialist
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Hedge funds
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) PKI
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Linux
2 13 (20.31%) Windows
3 8 (12.50%) UNIX
4 6 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Load Balancing
1 28 (43.75%) Network Management
2 15 (23.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (20.31%) ITIL
4 12 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (17.19%) Change Management
6 9 (14.06%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (12.50%) Process Management
8 7 (10.94%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (9.38%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 4 (6.25%) Information Security
12 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
12 3 (4.69%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (4.69%) High Availability
13 2 (3.13%) Problem Management
13 2 (3.13%) Migration
13 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (76.56%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (56.25%) CCNP
3 34 (53.13%) CCSA
3 34 (53.13%) CCSE
4 23 (35.94%) CCNA
5 21 (32.81%) CCDP
6 12 (18.75%) MCSE
6 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (17.19%) MCSA
8 7 (10.94%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (10.94%) MCITP
9 6 (9.38%) CCVP
9 6 (9.38%) CCSP
10 4 (6.25%) Degree
11 3 (4.69%) CCIE
11 3 (4.69%) CISSP
12 2 (3.13%) CCDA
12 2 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) SLA
2 10 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.63%) Firmware
3 7 (10.94%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (10.94%) Nessus
2 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (6.25%) OpenView
3 4 (6.25%) SCOM
4 3 (4.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 62 (96.88%) Cisco
3 23 (35.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (28.13%) SolarWinds
5 17 (26.56%) F5
5 17 (26.56%) Juniper
6 12 (18.75%) VMware
7 11 (17.19%) HP
8 10 (15.63%) Riverbed
9 8 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
10 7 (10.94%) Websense
11 5 (7.81%) Citrix
11 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.25%) Dell
13 3 (4.69%) CommVault
13 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
14 2 (3.13%) WatchGuard
14 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
14 2 (3.13%) Kaspersky
14 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
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