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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 256 271 244
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1214 1242 1461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.14% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 2.49% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 963 975 1192
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +13.95%

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
41433 49937 54157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.60% 45.69% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33342 40963 42860
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +12 1102 £50,000 -4.76% 103
London -4 422 £57,500 +4.54% 40
South East +53 293 £50,000 - 23
East of England +60 105 £42,500 -19.04% 14
Berkshire +40 104 £60,000 +20.00% 8
West Midlands -10 93 £44,000 -13.30% 8
Kent +71 87 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Reading +24 68 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Hertfordshire +54 59 £37,500 -21.87% 5
South West +5 57 £43,500 +6.74% 6
Birmingham -32 57 £40,500 -26.02% 3
East Midlands +40 51 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Scotland +39 45 £40,000 -27.27% 6
City of London -26 43 £65,000 +13.04% 10
Surrey +27 38 £50,000 +8.10% 2
Edinburgh +42 35 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire -71 34 £47,500 +5.55% 2
North West -14 32 £37,000 -47.14% 6
Leicestershire - 32 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -6 31 £57,500 - 3
Leicester - 30 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -63 29 £45,000 -
Wales +21 27 £46,250 +23.33% 6
Manchester -18 27 £35,000 -50.00% 6
South Wales +24 26 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Bristol +9 26 £40,750 +4.48% 3
Leeds -32 25 £42,500 -15.00%
Hayes - 24 £38,000 -
Folkestone - 23 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +34 22 £42,500 +13.63% 3

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 2050 (82.23%) Cisco
2 1922 (77.10%) Firewall
3 1198 (48.05%) Cisco Certification
4 939 (37.67%) CCNP
5 902 (36.18%) Juniper
6 856 (34.34%) Network Security
7 760 (30.49%) F5
8 714 (28.64%) Cisco ASA
9 695 (27.88%) CCNA
10 687 (27.56%) LAN
11 672 (26.96%) WAN
12 647 (25.95%) VPN
13 613 (24.59%) ITIL
14 572 (22.94%) Windows
15 561 (22.50%) VMware
16 538 (21.58%) Finance
17 529 (21.22%) Palo Alto
18 519 (20.82%) Data Centre
19 483 (19.37%) TCP/IP
20 458 (18.37%) MPLS
21 414 (16.61%) Wireless
22 384 (15.40%) Microsoft
23 378 (15.16%) Cisco Nexus
24 375 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
25 362 (14.52%) Fortinet
25 362 (14.52%) BGP
26 354 (14.20%) Linux
27 338 (13.56%) HP
28 327 (13.12%) OSPF
29 323 (12.96%) DNS

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
1 127 (5.09%) MS Exchange
2 71 (2.85%) Skype for Business
3 47 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (1.24%) IIS
7 14 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (0.44%) Apache
8 11 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (0.40%) MS Project Server
10 9 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 8 (0.32%) nginx
12 4 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.12%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.080%) CMS
14 2 (0.080%) Confluence
14 2 (0.080%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 182 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 69 (2.77%) MS Office
3 39 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 18 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 23 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.080%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 113 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (3.33%) PaaS
4 79 (3.17%) IaaS
5 62 (2.49%) Office 365
6 57 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (1.40%) Mimecast
8 25 (1.00%) SaaS
9 17 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.20%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.080%) Nimbula
13 1 (0.040%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1922 (77.10%) Firewall
2 856 (34.34%) Network Security
3 714 (28.64%) Cisco ASA
4 687 (27.56%) LAN
5 672 (26.96%) WAN
6 647 (25.95%) VPN
7 483 (19.37%) TCP/IP
8 458 (18.37%) MPLS
9 414 (16.61%) Wireless
10 378 (15.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 362 (14.52%) BGP
12 327 (13.12%) OSPF
13 323 (12.96%) DNS
14 271 (10.87%) VoIP
15 229 (9.19%) DHCP
16 226 (9.07%) EIGRP
17 178 (7.14%) VLAN
18 162 (6.50%) SAN
19 145 (5.82%) IPsec
20 139 (5.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (4.53%) SQL Server
2 63 (2.53%) MySQL
3 59 (2.37%) DB2
4 16 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.24%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.080%) Big Data
8 2 (0.080%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.080%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.080%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.080%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.040%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.040%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.040%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.040%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.040%) QlikView
9 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.32%) Metasploit
2 8 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (0.28%) JIRA
4 6 (0.24%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.24%) Subversion
5 5 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (0.12%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.040%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 538 (21.58%) Finance
2 172 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 139 (5.58%) Banking
4 132 (5.29%) Retail
5 91 (3.65%) Law
6 89 (3.57%) Publishing
7 64 (2.57%) German Language
8 51 (2.05%) French Language
9 41 (1.64%) Legal
10 31 (1.24%) Marketing
11 26 (1.04%) Games
12 23 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.88%) Advertising
13 22 (0.88%) Back Office
14 19 (0.76%) Spanish Language
15 16 (0.64%) Investment Banking
16 12 (0.48%) Front Office
16 12 (0.48%) Manufacturing
17 11 (0.44%) Billing
17 11 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1148 (46.05%) Network Engineer
2 497 (19.94%) Security Engineer
3 395 (15.84%) Cisco Engineer
4 381 (15.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 379 (15.20%) Network Security Engineer
6 307 (12.31%) Senior Network Engineer
7 227 (9.11%) Analyst
8 213 (8.54%) Architect
9 204 (8.18%) Consultant
10 193 (7.74%) Support Engineer
11 156 (6.26%) Network Support
12 137 (5.50%) Network Consultant
13 125 (5.01%) Security Consultant
14 123 (4.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
15 121 (4.85%) Network Analyst
16 120 (4.81%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
17 102 (4.09%) Network Support Engineer
18 98 (3.93%) Network Architect
19 97 (3.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 95 (3.81%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (3.65%) 802.1X
2 18 (0.72%) .NET
3 14 (0.56%) Web Services
4 10 (0.40%) XML
5 9 (0.36%) XMPP
6 8 (0.32%) Regular Expression
7 6 (0.24%) LAMP
8 5 (0.20%) Buildbot
8 5 (0.20%) JSON
8 5 (0.20%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (0.16%) CSS
9 4 (0.16%) ELK Stack
9 4 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.16%) WCF
10 3 (0.12%) HTML
10 3 (0.12%) jQuery
10 3 (0.12%) ODBC
10 3 (0.12%) REST
10 3 (0.12%) SAML
10 3 (0.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 519 (20.82%) Data Centre
2 161 (6.46%) Computer Science
3 157 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 85 (3.41%) CMDB
6 74 (2.97%) RSA SecurID
7 66 (2.65%) Driving Licence
8 63 (2.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 48 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
10 40 (1.60%) Replication
11 37 (1.48%) Clustering
11 37 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
12 26 (1.04%) Private Cloud
13 25 (1.00%) Virtual Team
14 17 (0.68%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.68%) Statistics
15 15 (0.60%) PKI
16 14 (0.56%) User Experience
17 13 (0.52%) Hedge funds
18 12 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 572 (22.94%) Windows
2 354 (14.20%) Linux
3 257 (10.31%) Windows Server
4 166 (6.66%) Unix
5 154 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 99 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 99 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 92 (3.69%) Solaris
8 53 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 49 (1.97%) Windows 2000
10 28 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.60%) CentOS
12 13 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 10 (0.40%) VyOS
14 8 (0.32%) AIX
14 8 (0.32%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.28%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.20%) Debian
17 4 (0.16%) Windows 10
18 2 (0.080%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 613 (24.59%) ITIL
2 289 (11.59%) Presales
3 264 (10.59%) Service Delivery
4 207 (8.30%) Load Balancing
5 203 (8.14%) Project Management
6 197 (7.90%) SIEM
7 187 (7.50%) Network Design
8 171 (6.86%) Kalman Filter
9 154 (6.18%) Network Management
10 152 (6.10%) ITIL V3
11 151 (6.06%) Information Security
12 141 (5.66%) Change Management
13 139 (5.58%) PRINCE2
14 132 (5.29%) Change Control
15 130 (5.21%) Service Management
16 126 (5.05%) Mentoring
17 120 (4.81%) Network Monitoring
18 116 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
19 110 (4.41%) Line Management
20 103 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 131 (5.25%) SQL
2 66 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 55 (2.21%) Python
4 31 (1.24%) C
5 29 (1.16%) Perl
6 27 (1.08%) Ruby
7 19 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 11 (0.44%) Shell Script
9 7 (0.28%) Java
9 7 (0.28%) VB
10 4 (0.16%) C#
11 3 (0.12%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.080%) PHP
12 2 (0.080%) R
12 2 (0.080%) Tcl
13 1 (0.040%) Korn
13 1 (0.040%) VBA
13 1 (0.040%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1198 (48.05%) Cisco Certification
2 939 (37.67%) CCNP
3 695 (27.88%) CCNA
4 323 (12.96%) CCSE
5 295 (11.83%) Degree
6 259 (10.39%) CCIE
7 245 (9.83%) CCSA
8 201 (8.06%) Security Cleared
9 153 (6.14%) SC Cleared
10 127 (5.09%) CCSP
11 94 (3.77%) CISSP
11 94 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 83 (3.33%) CCDP
13 78 (3.13%) PMI Certification
14 75 (3.01%) PMP
15 71 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 63 (2.53%) Check Point Certification
17 62 (2.49%) JNCIP
18 61 (2.45%) MCSE
19 59 (2.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (8.02%) SLA
2 152 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 109 (4.37%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.60%) QA
5 14 (0.56%) GPG13
6 10 (0.40%) COBIT
6 10 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 375 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 315 (12.64%) Active Directory
3 93 (3.73%) Hyper-V
4 82 (3.29%) vSphere
5 66 (2.65%) Virtual Machines
6 51 (2.05%) XenApp
7 43 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 41 (1.64%) Firmware
9 32 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
10 30 (1.20%) Snort
11 25 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 23 (0.92%) Terminal Services
13 21 (0.84%) vCloud
13 21 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
14 18 (0.72%) ProxySG
15 16 (0.64%) XenServer
16 13 (0.52%) XenDesktop
17 10 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
18 7 (0.28%) Docker
18 7 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 109 (4.37%) FortiGate
2 63 (2.53%) SCVMM
3 54 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
4 52 (2.09%) SCCM
5 42 (1.68%) SCOM
6 40 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 39 (1.56%) Nagios
8 37 (1.48%) Nessus
9 35 (1.40%) NetBackup
10 34 (1.36%) QRadar
11 24 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
11 24 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
12 21 (0.84%) Ansible
13 20 (0.80%) Cacti
14 19 (0.76%) Backup Exec
14 19 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
15 16 (0.64%) TrustSec
16 14 (0.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
16 14 (0.56%) Nexpose
17 13 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2050 (82.23%) Cisco
2 902 (36.18%) Juniper
3 760 (30.49%) F5
4 561 (22.50%) VMware
5 529 (21.22%) Palo Alto
6 384 (15.40%) Microsoft
7 362 (14.52%) Fortinet
8 338 (13.56%) HP
9 234 (9.39%) Citrix
10 214 (8.58%) Blue Coat
11 147 (5.90%) Intel Security
12 137 (5.50%) SolarWinds
13 133 (5.33%) NetApp
14 123 (4.93%) Riverbed
15 99 (3.97%) Extreme Networks
16 97 (3.89%) IBM
17 87 (3.49%) Aruba
18 86 (3.45%) Sourcefire
19 82 (3.29%) Oracle
20 78 (3.13%) Forcepoint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Erskine, Renfrewshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: Competitive base salary + attractive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £61 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car allow, + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bristow Holland
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £36000 Per Annum Guaranteed review after 6 months
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45-55k+
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago