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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 249 230 297
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +67
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1295 1557 1221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.40% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% 3.00% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1158 950
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 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%

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
43596 51881 56536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.28% 46.78% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 35497 41892 45776
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -15 1224 £52,500 +5.00% 94
London +27 577 £55,000 - 43
South East -25 271 £51,250 +2.50% 19
Berkshire +8 141 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Reading +29 105 £57,500 -8.00% 3
City of London +7 98 £55,000 -4.34% 10
South West +62 83 £32,500 -11.56% 5
East of England -52 67 £40,000 -11.11% 7
West Midlands -59 63 £50,000 +3.09% 9
Yorkshire -48 57 £55,000 +22.22% 7
North West +42 56 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire +31 39 £61,000 +16.19% 4
West Yorkshire -57 39 £55,000 +22.22% 6
Hertfordshire -3 35 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Manchester +19 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Scotland -10 34 £34,500 -32.68% 2
Bristol +43 33 £23,000 -38.66% 1
East Midlands +20 33 £35,000 -17.64%
Leeds -48 33 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Birmingham -61 31 £70,000 +44.32% 5
Edinburgh +20 28 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Kent +20 27 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Surrey -8 27 £60,000 +9.09% 2
High Wycombe +19 24 £62,500 -3.84% 2
Hampshire -23 22 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Maidstone +19 17 £42,500 +107.31% 1
Watford +9 17 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Dorset - 17 £55,000 -
Somerset +5 16 £31,000 -6.06% 2
Cheshire +41 15 £45,000 -37.93%

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2171 (84.64%) Cisco
2 1973 (76.92%) Firewall
3 1321 (51.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1014 (39.53%) CCNP
5 969 (37.78%) Juniper
6 924 (36.02%) Cisco ASA
7 794 (30.96%) Network Security
8 793 (30.92%) WAN
9 763 (29.75%) F5
10 730 (28.46%) CCNA
11 727 (28.34%) LAN
12 706 (27.52%) VPN
13 543 (21.17%) Windows
14 533 (20.78%) VMware
15 526 (20.51%) Palo Alto
16 507 (19.77%) Data Centre
17 505 (19.69%) ITIL
18 495 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
19 476 (18.56%) MPLS
20 467 (18.21%) Finance
21 462 (18.01%) TCP/IP
22 422 (16.45%) BGP
23 421 (16.41%) Wireless
24 420 (16.37%) OSPF
25 395 (15.40%) CCSE
26 381 (14.85%) Microsoft
27 364 (14.19%) Linux
28 358 (13.96%) CCIE
29 351 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
30 341 (13.29%) 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
1 121 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 65 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 65 (2.53%) Skype for Business
3 45 (1.75%) IIS
4 43 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (0.58%) SharePoint
8 12 (0.47%) Apache
9 8 (0.31%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.19%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.16%) JBoss
12 4 (0.16%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.078%) Confluence
14 2 (0.078%) Drupal
14 2 (0.078%) Eucalyptus
15 1 (0.039%) WebSphere
Applications
1 154 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 58 (2.26%) MS Office
4 11 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.16%) MS Project
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 5 (0.19%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.078%) assyst
2 2 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.078%) FastStats
3 1 (0.039%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.039%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.039%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 117 (4.56%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (2.38%) IaaS
3 61 (2.38%) PaaS
4 51 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (1.52%) Office 365
6 27 (1.05%) SaaS
7 20 (0.78%) Mimecast
8 18 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.078%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.078%) Nimbula
11 1 (0.039%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1973 (76.92%) Firewall
2 924 (36.02%) Cisco ASA
3 794 (30.96%) Network Security
4 793 (30.92%) WAN
5 727 (28.34%) LAN
6 706 (27.52%) VPN
7 495 (19.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 476 (18.56%) MPLS
9 462 (18.01%) TCP/IP
10 422 (16.45%) BGP
11 421 (16.41%) Wireless
12 420 (16.37%) OSPF
13 290 (11.31%) DNS
14 278 (10.84%) VoIP
15 224 (8.73%) EIGRP
16 205 (7.99%) DHCP
17 186 (7.25%) IPsec
18 182 (7.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 182 (7.10%) Internet
19 169 (6.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (4.80%) SQL Server
2 53 (2.07%) DB2
2 53 (2.07%) MySQL
3 17 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (0.39%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.19%) Couchbase
6 5 (0.19%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.19%) MS Access
6 5 (0.19%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (0.12%) Big Data
8 3 (0.12%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.078%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.078%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.078%) Looker
10 1 (0.039%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.039%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.23%) Metasploit
5 4 (0.16%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.078%) JIRA
7 1 (0.039%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.039%) MSI
7 1 (0.039%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.039%) Subversion
7 1 (0.039%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 467 (18.21%) Finance
2 165 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 119 (4.64%) Banking
4 58 (2.26%) Publishing
5 56 (2.18%) German Language
6 54 (2.11%) Retail
7 52 (2.03%) Law
8 45 (1.75%) French Language
9 33 (1.29%) Marketing
10 28 (1.09%) Games
11 27 (1.05%) Legal
12 25 (0.97%) Spanish Language
13 23 (0.90%) Advertising
14 22 (0.86%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.62%) Investment Banking
16 11 (0.43%) Billing
17 9 (0.35%) Financial Institution
18 7 (0.27%) Back Office
19 5 (0.19%) Electronics
19 5 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1183 (46.12%) Network Engineer
2 506 (19.73%) Security Engineer
3 439 (17.12%) Cisco Engineer
4 406 (15.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 405 (15.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 334 (13.02%) Senior Network Engineer
7 250 (9.75%) Consultant
8 242 (9.43%) Analyst
9 192 (7.49%) Architect
10 184 (7.17%) Support Engineer
11 157 (6.12%) Network Support
12 151 (5.89%) Network Consultant
13 149 (5.81%) Security Consultant
14 148 (5.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 144 (5.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
16 126 (4.91%) Network Analyst
17 121 (4.72%) Network Support Engineer
18 112 (4.37%) Cisco Security Engineer
19 93 (3.63%) Juniper Engineer
20 92 (3.59%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (3.47%) 802.1X
2 16 (0.62%) XMPP
3 14 (0.55%) Web Services
4 8 (0.31%) CSS
4 8 (0.31%) Middleware
5 5 (0.19%) .NET
6 4 (0.16%) HTML
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.16%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.12%) XML
8 2 (0.078%) COM
8 2 (0.078%) LAMP
8 2 (0.078%) SOAP
9 1 (0.039%) CGI
9 1 (0.039%) J2EE
9 1 (0.039%) JSP
9 1 (0.039%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 1 (0.039%) OCX
9 1 (0.039%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (0.039%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 507 (19.77%) Data Centre
2 132 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (5.11%) Computer Science
4 100 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 92 (3.59%) RSA SecurID
6 62 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 57 (2.22%) CMDB
8 56 (2.18%) Driving Licence
9 45 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
10 34 (1.33%) Clustering
11 32 (1.25%) Virtual Team
12 24 (0.94%) iPad
13 21 (0.82%) PKI
13 21 (0.82%) Private Cloud
13 21 (0.82%) Replication
14 19 (0.74%) Statistics
15 18 (0.70%) Internet of Things
15 18 (0.70%) Security Operations Centre
16 17 (0.66%) Online Banking
17 15 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 543 (21.17%) Windows
2 364 (14.19%) Linux
3 239 (9.32%) Windows Server
4 154 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 146 (5.69%) Unix
6 102 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 102 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (2.26%) Solaris
8 37 (1.44%) Windows 2000
9 35 (1.36%) Windows 7
10 26 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.66%) Android
12 15 (0.58%) AIX
13 13 (0.51%) VyOS
14 11 (0.43%) CentOS
15 9 (0.35%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.27%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.23%) Windows 10
18 5 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (19.69%) ITIL
2 299 (11.66%) Presales
3 258 (10.06%) Load Balancing
4 241 (9.40%) Service Delivery
5 213 (8.30%) Network Design
6 210 (8.19%) SIEM
7 191 (7.45%) Network Management
8 170 (6.63%) Project Management
9 169 (6.59%) Information Security
10 167 (6.51%) Network Monitoring
11 145 (5.65%) Service Management
12 136 (5.30%) PRINCE2
13 134 (5.22%) Kalman Filter
14 117 (4.56%) ITIL V3
15 115 (4.48%) Line Management
16 104 (4.05%) Change Management
16 104 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
17 103 (4.02%) Network Architecture
18 100 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
18 100 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 137 (5.34%) SQL
2 53 (2.07%) Python
3 43 (1.68%) C
4 41 (1.60%) PowerShell
5 29 (1.13%) Ruby
6 21 (0.82%) Perl
7 13 (0.51%) Bash Shell
8 11 (0.43%) VB
9 10 (0.39%) PHP
10 9 (0.35%) Shell Script
11 7 (0.27%) Java
12 5 (0.19%) Tcl
13 2 (0.078%) R
13 2 (0.078%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.039%) C#
14 1 (0.039%) Korn
14 1 (0.039%) VBA
14 1 (0.039%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1321 (51.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1014 (39.53%) CCNP
3 730 (28.46%) CCNA
4 395 (15.40%) CCSE
5 358 (13.96%) CCIE
6 341 (13.29%) CCSA
7 280 (10.92%) Degree
8 223 (8.69%) Security Cleared
9 181 (7.06%) SC Cleared
10 163 (6.35%) CCSP
11 126 (4.91%) CCDP
12 96 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 87 (3.39%) JNCIP
14 79 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 69 (2.69%) CISSP
15 69 (2.69%) MCSE
16 68 (2.65%) CCDA
17 59 (2.30%) PMI Certification
18 58 (2.26%) JNCIA
19 56 (2.18%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (7.41%) SLA
2 106 (4.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 81 (3.16%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.74%) QA
5 16 (0.62%) COBIT
6 12 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.27%) GPG13
8 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.16%) FISMA
10 2 (0.078%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.039%) DICOM
11 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 351 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 281 (10.96%) Active Directory
3 85 (3.31%) vSphere
4 71 (2.77%) Hyper-V
5 69 (2.69%) XenApp
6 59 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
7 32 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (0.86%) Firmware
8 22 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 20 (0.78%) Snort
9 20 (0.78%) Terminal Services
10 19 (0.74%) vCloud
11 17 (0.66%) XenDesktop
12 15 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
12 15 (0.58%) XenServer
13 14 (0.55%) ProxySG
14 12 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
15 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.23%) UAG
15 6 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 69 (2.69%) FortiGate
2 56 (2.18%) SCCM
2 56 (2.18%) SCVMM
3 48 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 46 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
5 40 (1.56%) Nessus
6 37 (1.44%) Nagios
7 34 (1.33%) Cacti
8 28 (1.09%) SCOM
9 26 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
9 26 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
10 25 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
11 19 (0.74%) QRadar
12 18 (0.70%) Backup Exec
13 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
14 13 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 13 (0.51%) Puppet
14 13 (0.51%) vRealize
15 12 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (0.47%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 2171 (84.64%) Cisco
2 969 (37.78%) Juniper
3 763 (29.75%) F5
4 533 (20.78%) VMware
5 526 (20.51%) Palo Alto
6 381 (14.85%) Microsoft
7 325 (12.67%) HP
8 309 (12.05%) Fortinet
9 267 (10.41%) Citrix
10 252 (9.82%) Blue Coat
11 172 (6.71%) Riverbed
12 171 (6.67%) SolarWinds
13 137 (5.34%) NetApp
14 135 (5.26%) Intel Security
15 106 (4.13%) Aruba
16 97 (3.78%) Oracle
17 96 (3.74%) Forcepoint
18 93 (3.63%) Meraki
19 83 (3.24%) Qualys
20 82 (3.20%) IBM
North West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Incisive
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum leading benefits & bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Code IT Recruitment
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago