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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Check Point Certification
Rank 837 823 803
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 21 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.042% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.065% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 43 57
Average salary £45,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £35,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.31%

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
32264 28466 29425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.19% 27.29% 28.04%
Number of salaries quoted 25732 22397 24046
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 6 March 2015 within the UK.

Check Point Certification Salary Histogram in the UK

Check Point Certification
Top 20 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 6 March 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 -10 20 £45,500 -9.00% 2
Bedfordshire +19 6 £45,500 +30.00% 1
East of England +15 6 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Bedford - 6 £45,500 - 1
London -5 5 £49,000 -21.60%
Yorkshire -15 4 £36,750 +5.00%
Leeds -9 3 £36,000 +2.85%
South East -15 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
West Yorkshire -20 3 £36,000 +2.85%
Reading - 2 £55,000 - 1
South West - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Chippenham - 1 £37,500 -
Exeter - 1 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £37,500 -

Check Point Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 50 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 48 (96.00%) Cisco
3 46 (92.00%) Firewall
4 41 (82.00%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (68.00%) CCNP
6 32 (64.00%) CCSA
7 26 (52.00%) WAN
8 24 (48.00%) LAN
8 24 (48.00%) CCSE
9 23 (46.00%) Network Security
10 22 (44.00%) Network Management
11 21 (42.00%) Load Balancing
12 19 (38.00%) VPN
12 19 (38.00%) CCNA
13 17 (34.00%) OSPF
13 17 (34.00%) BGP
13 17 (34.00%) Juniper
13 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (34.00%) SolarWinds
14 16 (32.00%) CCDP
15 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
15 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
15 14 (28.00%) F5
16 13 (26.00%) Cisco PIX
17 12 (24.00%) Linux
17 12 (24.00%) Windows
17 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
17 12 (24.00%) FWSM
18 11 (22.00%) ITIL
18 11 (22.00%) MCSE

Check Point Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) Firewall
2 26 (52.00%) WAN
3 24 (48.00%) LAN
4 23 (46.00%) Network Security
5 19 (38.00%) VPN
6 17 (34.00%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (34.00%) OSPF
6 17 (34.00%) BGP
7 13 (26.00%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (24.00%) FWSM
8 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (18.00%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (16.00%) Wireshark
11 8 (16.00%) tcpdump
12 7 (14.00%) BIG-IP
12 7 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (10.00%) Wireless
14 4 (8.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 9 (18.00%) Network Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Security Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Network Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Support Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Security Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) PKI
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Network Management
2 21 (42.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Change Management
4 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 9 (18.00%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (16.00%) Process Management
6 8 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 3 (6.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.00%) Migration
9 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.00%) High Availability
10 1 (2.00%) SIEM
10 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 1 (2.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Tcl
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (82.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (68.00%) CCNP
3 32 (64.00%) CCSA
4 24 (48.00%) CCSE
5 19 (38.00%) CCNA
6 16 (32.00%) CCDP
7 11 (22.00%) MCSE
7 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (20.00%) MCSA
8 10 (20.00%) CCSP
9 9 (18.00%) CCVP
10 7 (14.00%) Security+ Certification
10 7 (14.00%) MCITP
11 4 (8.00%) CISSP
12 2 (4.00%) CCDA
12 2 (4.00%) HND
12 2 (4.00%) Degree
12 2 (4.00%) VCP4
13 1 (2.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
2 7 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Firmware
1 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (14.00%) Nessus
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 48 (96.00%) Cisco
3 17 (34.00%) Juniper
3 17 (34.00%) SolarWinds
4 14 (28.00%) F5
4 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.00%) VMware
5 10 (20.00%) Riverbed
6 8 (16.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (12.00%) HP
8 5 (10.00%) Websense
9 3 (6.00%) Citrix
9 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
9 3 (6.00%) Dell
10 2 (4.00%) CommVault
10 2 (4.00%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (4.00%) McAfee
11 1 (2.00%) IBM
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