The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 251 252 285
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +33
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1257 1424 1222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.29% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 2.79% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 1103 982
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
43289 51069 54556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.17% 46.39% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35128 41321 43787
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CheckPoint
Salary Trend

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the UK

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 within the UK.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -20 1163 £52,500 +5.00% 117
London +27 528 £55,000 - 41
South East -7 277 £50,000 - 35
Berkshire -7 123 £60,000 +9.09% 9
Reading +24 85 £57,500 +4.54% 5
City of London +4 85 £55,000 -4.34% 13
East of England -17 76 £40,000 -14.89% 13
West Midlands -54 70 £50,000 - 7
South West +45 68 £33,500 -10.66% 7
Kent +57 54 £38,000 +80.95% 11
Yorkshire -54 51 £55,000 +19.56% 8
Hertfordshire +19 45 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Scotland +21 44 £38,335 -23.33% 3
North West +18 42 £45,000 +5.88% 4
West Yorkshire -44 42 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +21 41 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Edinburgh +43 40 £37,335 -21.40% 1
Birmingham -68 35 £72,500 +36.15% 1
East Midlands +11 33 £42,500 +8.74% 1
Leeds -32 33 £50,500 +1.00% 3
Bristol +48 32 £22,500 -40.00% 3
Surrey -13 31 £50,000 +8.10% 4
Manchester +8 30 £45,000 +12.50% 4
High Wycombe +19 21 £62,500 -3.84% 1
Leicestershire - 19 £42,500 -
Hampshire -11 17 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Leicester - 17 £42,500 -
Dorset - 16 £60,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +28 15 £37,500 -31.81%
Watford +11 15 £50,000 +5.26%

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 2140 (84.09%) Cisco
2 1968 (77.33%) Firewall
3 1248 (49.04%) Cisco Certification
4 972 (38.19%) Juniper
5 968 (38.04%) CCNP
6 872 (34.26%) Cisco ASA
7 822 (32.30%) Network Security
8 763 (29.98%) WAN
9 744 (29.23%) F5
10 729 (28.64%) CCNA
11 726 (28.53%) VPN
12 714 (28.06%) LAN
13 572 (22.48%) Windows
14 555 (21.81%) Palo Alto
15 553 (21.73%) VMware
16 533 (20.94%) ITIL
17 524 (20.59%) Finance
18 486 (19.10%) MPLS
19 479 (18.82%) TCP/IP
20 472 (18.55%) Data Centre
21 432 (16.97%) Cisco Nexus
22 411 (16.15%) Wireless
23 408 (16.03%) OSPF
24 402 (15.80%) BGP
24 402 (15.80%) Microsoft
25 378 (14.85%) CCSE
26 364 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
27 335 (13.16%) Linux
28 328 (12.89%) Fortinet
29 325 (12.77%) CCSA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 147 (5.78%) MS Exchange
2 76 (2.99%) Skype for Business
3 61 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 32 (1.26%) IIS
6 29 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (1.10%) SharePoint
8 18 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.28%) Apache
10 6 (0.24%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.16%) JBoss
11 4 (0.16%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.079%) Confluence
13 2 (0.079%) Eucalyptus
13 2 (0.079%) nginx
14 1 (0.039%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 166 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 61 (2.40%) MS Office
3 53 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.039%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.20%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.079%) assyst
4 2 (0.079%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.079%) FastStats
5 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 112 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (2.67%) IaaS
3 68 (2.67%) PaaS
4 57 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
5 50 (1.96%) Office 365
6 28 (1.10%) Mimecast
7 25 (0.98%) SaaS
8 17 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.079%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.039%) GitHub
11 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.039%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1968 (77.33%) Firewall
2 872 (34.26%) Cisco ASA
3 822 (32.30%) Network Security
4 763 (29.98%) WAN
5 726 (28.53%) VPN
6 714 (28.06%) LAN
7 486 (19.10%) MPLS
8 479 (18.82%) TCP/IP
9 432 (16.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 411 (16.15%) Wireless
11 408 (16.03%) OSPF
12 402 (15.80%) BGP
13 304 (11.94%) DNS
14 292 (11.47%) VoIP
15 240 (9.43%) EIGRP
16 212 (8.33%) DHCP
17 171 (6.72%) IPsec
18 166 (6.52%) SSL
19 160 (6.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
20 158 (6.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 60 (2.36%) DB2
3 59 (2.32%) MySQL
4 15 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.20%) MS Access
9 4 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.079%) Big Data
10 2 (0.079%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.079%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.079%) Looker
10 2 (0.079%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.039%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.039%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.039%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (0.28%) Metasploit
4 5 (0.20%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.079%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.079%) JIRA
6 1 (0.039%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.039%) MSI
6 1 (0.039%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.039%) Subversion
6 1 (0.039%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 524 (20.59%) Finance
2 168 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 119 (4.68%) Banking
4 81 (3.18%) Retail
5 77 (3.03%) Law
6 75 (2.95%) Publishing
7 63 (2.48%) German Language
8 52 (2.04%) French Language
9 33 (1.30%) Marketing
10 31 (1.22%) Legal
11 25 (0.98%) Advertising
11 25 (0.98%) Games
12 23 (0.90%) Spanish Language
13 17 (0.67%) Manufacturing
14 16 (0.63%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.51%) Back Office
16 11 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.39%) Local Government
18 9 (0.35%) Front Office
18 9 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1183 (46.48%) Network Engineer
2 517 (20.31%) Security Engineer
3 439 (17.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 412 (16.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 411 (16.15%) Network Security Engineer
6 317 (12.46%) Senior Network Engineer
7 253 (9.94%) Analyst
8 223 (8.76%) Consultant
9 199 (7.82%) Architect
10 189 (7.43%) Support Engineer
11 164 (6.44%) Network Support
12 146 (5.74%) Network Consultant
13 138 (5.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 137 (5.38%) Security Consultant
15 134 (5.27%) Network Analyst
15 134 (5.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 119 (4.68%) Network Support Engineer
17 106 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 104 (4.09%) Security Analyst
19 101 (3.97%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (3.97%) 802.1X
2 15 (0.59%) XMPP
3 13 (0.51%) Web Services
4 9 (0.35%) Middleware
5 6 (0.24%) .NET
5 6 (0.24%) CSS
5 6 (0.24%) Regular Expression
6 5 (0.20%) HTML
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.12%) COM
8 3 (0.12%) XML
9 2 (0.079%) LAMP
9 2 (0.079%) SOAP
10 1 (0.039%) ADSI
10 1 (0.039%) CGI
10 1 (0.039%) J2EE
10 1 (0.039%) JSP
10 1 (0.039%) OCX
10 1 (0.039%) Reactive Extensions
10 1 (0.039%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 472 (18.55%) Data Centre
2 148 (5.82%) Computer Science
3 146 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
4 109 (4.28%) Management Information System
5 92 (3.61%) RSA SecurID
6 70 (2.75%) CMDB
7 52 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 48 (1.89%) Driving Licence
8 48 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
9 30 (1.18%) Clustering
9 30 (1.18%) Virtual Team
10 26 (1.02%) iPad
11 22 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
12 21 (0.83%) Replication
13 19 (0.75%) Private Cloud
14 18 (0.71%) IVR
15 17 (0.67%) PKI
15 17 (0.67%) Statistics
16 16 (0.63%) Internet of Things
16 16 (0.63%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 572 (22.48%) Windows
2 335 (13.16%) Linux
3 251 (9.86%) Windows Server
4 160 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 158 (6.21%) Unix
6 109 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 99 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (2.75%) Solaris
9 45 (1.77%) Windows 2000
10 43 (1.69%) Windows 7
11 21 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.55%) AIX
13 12 (0.47%) CentOS
13 12 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 11 (0.43%) VyOS
15 10 (0.39%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.31%) Android
16 8 (0.31%) Windows 10
17 7 (0.28%) Windows XP
18 5 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (20.94%) ITIL
2 284 (11.16%) Presales
3 258 (10.14%) Service Delivery
4 223 (8.76%) SIEM
5 222 (8.72%) Load Balancing
6 214 (8.41%) Network Design
7 186 (7.31%) Information Security
8 177 (6.95%) Project Management
9 175 (6.88%) Network Management
10 151 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
11 150 (5.89%) Kalman Filter
12 137 (5.38%) PRINCE2
12 137 (5.38%) Service Management
13 126 (4.95%) ITIL V3
14 120 (4.72%) Line Management
15 119 (4.68%) Change Management
16 118 (4.64%) Capacity Planning
17 110 (4.32%) Network Architecture
18 109 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 105 (4.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 147 (5.78%) SQL
2 55 (2.16%) PowerShell
3 53 (2.08%) Python
4 40 (1.57%) C
5 27 (1.06%) Ruby
6 21 (0.83%) Perl
7 14 (0.55%) Bash Shell
8 10 (0.39%) Shell Script
8 10 (0.39%) VB
9 8 (0.31%) PHP
10 5 (0.20%) Java
10 5 (0.20%) Tcl
11 2 (0.079%) R
12 1 (0.039%) C#
12 1 (0.039%) Korn
12 1 (0.039%) VBA
12 1 (0.039%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1248 (49.04%) Cisco Certification
2 968 (38.04%) CCNP
3 729 (28.64%) CCNA
4 378 (14.85%) CCSE
5 325 (12.77%) CCSA
6 308 (12.10%) CCIE
7 297 (11.67%) Degree
8 227 (8.92%) Security Cleared
9 182 (7.15%) SC Cleared
10 171 (6.72%) CCSP
11 106 (4.17%) CCDP
12 99 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
13 88 (3.46%) CISSP
14 86 (3.38%) JNCIP
15 83 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 69 (2.71%) CCDA
16 69 (2.71%) MCSE
17 68 (2.67%) PMI Certification
18 64 (2.51%) PMP
19 63 (2.48%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (7.35%) SLA
2 128 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 92 (3.61%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.47%) GPG13
4 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.39%) QA
6 8 (0.31%) COBIT
7 7 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.12%) FISMA
10 1 (0.039%) DICOM
10 1 (0.039%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 364 (14.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 324 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 98 (3.85%) vSphere
4 79 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 75 (2.95%) XenApp
6 66 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
7 33 (1.30%) Firmware
7 33 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.14%) VMware ESX
9 24 (0.94%) Snort
10 22 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
11 21 (0.83%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.75%) vCloud
13 18 (0.71%) XenDesktop
14 15 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
14 15 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (0.43%) XenServer
16 9 (0.35%) ProxySG
17 7 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
18 6 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 82 (3.22%) FortiGate
2 64 (2.51%) SCCM
3 61 (2.40%) SCVMM
4 56 (2.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 47 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
6 43 (1.69%) Nessus
7 37 (1.45%) SCOM
8 33 (1.30%) Nagios
9 31 (1.22%) Cacti
9 31 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 30 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
11 29 (1.14%) QRadar
12 18 (0.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 18 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
13 17 (0.67%) Backup Exec
14 15 (0.59%) Nexpose
15 12 (0.47%) NetBackup
15 12 (0.47%) SmokePing
16 11 (0.43%) Cisco UCCE
16 11 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2140 (84.09%) Cisco
2 972 (38.19%) Juniper
3 744 (29.23%) F5
4 555 (21.81%) Palo Alto
5 553 (21.73%) VMware
6 402 (15.80%) Microsoft
7 328 (12.89%) Fortinet
8 323 (12.69%) HP
9 280 (11.00%) Citrix
10 223 (8.76%) Blue Coat
11 164 (6.44%) SolarWinds
12 153 (6.01%) NetApp
13 152 (5.97%) Intel Security
13 152 (5.97%) Riverbed
14 106 (4.17%) Aruba
15 99 (3.89%) Oracle
16 88 (3.46%) IBM
17 87 (3.42%) Meraki
18 86 (3.38%) Forcepoint
19 83 (3.26%) ArcSight
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston upon thames council
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Networking People
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + On Call Allowance _ Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + 20% London Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive salary across all levels and roles available
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago