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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 260 254 266
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1202 1361 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.25% 1.25% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 2.72% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 983 1086 1116
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,050 £70,000 £62,500
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
42295 50020 54744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.92% 45.81% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34355 40821 43318
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 £72,500
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 August 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 August 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 -18 1098 £50,000 - 89
London +5 468 £57,500 +4.54% 29
South East +6 285 £50,000 +5.26% 26
Berkshire +12 106 £57,500 +6.97% 10
East of England +22 84 £40,000 -15.78% 11
Kent +65 76 £38,000 -0.02% 4
Reading +18 74 £57,500 +4.54% 6
West Midlands -65 68 £45,000 -10.00% 7
City of London -11 65 £57,500 +4.54% 6
South West +19 61 £40,750 +8.66% 7
Hertfordshire +32 50 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Yorkshire -59 47 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Scotland +36 42 £40,000 -23.80% 1
West Yorkshire -51 41 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East Midlands +23 36 £42,500 +8.74%
Buckinghamshire +13 36 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Surrey +7 36 £50,000 +14.94%
Edinburgh +45 34 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -80 33 £76,250 +39.26% 3
North West +5 32 £45,000 +0.55% 5
Leeds -34 31 £44,500 -11.00% 3
Bristol +33 30 £23,000 -38.66% 4
Leicestershire - 27 £42,500 -
Manchester -1 26 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Leicester - 25 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +20 19 £37,500 -31.81% 1
High Wycombe +6 19 £65,000 - 2
Hampshire -15 17 £43,000 -9.47% 5
Folkestone - 17 £35,000 -
Watford +15 16 £35,000 -33.33% 1

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2041 (82.53%) Cisco
2 1922 (77.72%) Firewall
3 1212 (49.01%) Cisco Certification
4 950 (38.41%) CCNP
5 909 (36.76%) Juniper
6 847 (34.25%) Network Security
7 787 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
8 708 (28.63%) F5
9 703 (28.43%) CCNA
10 691 (27.94%) WAN
11 679 (27.46%) LAN
12 663 (26.81%) VPN
13 572 (23.13%) ITIL
14 564 (22.81%) Windows
15 537 (21.71%) VMware
16 536 (21.67%) Palo Alto
17 527 (21.31%) Finance
18 476 (19.25%) Data Centre
19 472 (19.09%) TCP/IP
20 454 (18.36%) MPLS
21 411 (16.62%) Wireless
22 403 (16.30%) Microsoft
23 382 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
24 373 (15.08%) BGP
25 355 (14.36%) OSPF
26 354 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure
27 344 (13.91%) Fortinet
28 343 (13.87%) CCSE
29 333 (13.47%) Active Directory
30 329 (13.30%) Linux

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
1 140 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 72 (2.91%) Skype for Business
3 48 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (1.66%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.05%) IIS
6 22 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.36%) Apache
9 7 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.24%) MS Project Server
11 5 (0.20%) nginx
12 4 (0.16%) JBoss
12 4 (0.16%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.16%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.081%) Confluence
14 2 (0.081%) Eucalyptus
14 2 (0.081%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 182 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.59%) MS Office
3 47 (1.90%) MS Visio
4 17 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.12%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.081%) assyst
4 1 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.040%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (2.91%) PaaS
4 70 (2.83%) IaaS
5 56 (2.26%) Office 365
6 54 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (1.46%) Mimecast
8 31 (1.25%) SaaS
9 18 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.081%) Nimbula
12 1 (0.040%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.040%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.040%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1922 (77.72%) Firewall
2 847 (34.25%) Network Security
3 787 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
4 691 (27.94%) WAN
5 679 (27.46%) LAN
6 663 (26.81%) VPN
7 472 (19.09%) TCP/IP
8 454 (18.36%) MPLS
9 411 (16.62%) Wireless
10 382 (15.45%) Cisco Nexus
11 373 (15.08%) BGP
12 355 (14.36%) OSPF
13 315 (12.74%) DNS
14 287 (11.61%) VoIP
15 228 (9.22%) EIGRP
16 222 (8.98%) DHCP
17 165 (6.67%) VLAN
18 155 (6.27%) SAN
19 146 (5.90%) IPsec
20 144 (5.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (4.45%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.35%) MySQL
3 56 (2.26%) DB2
4 13 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (0.49%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.12%) MS Access
10 2 (0.081%) Big Data
10 2 (0.081%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.081%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.081%) Looker
10 2 (0.081%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.040%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.040%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.040%) InfluxDB
11 1 (0.040%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.32%) Metasploit
1 8 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (0.24%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.16%) JIRA
5 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.12%) Subversion
6 1 (0.040%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.040%) Visual Studio
General
1 527 (21.31%) Finance
2 159 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 123 (4.97%) Banking
4 105 (4.25%) Retail
5 84 (3.40%) Law
6 79 (3.19%) Publishing
7 60 (2.43%) German Language
8 49 (1.98%) French Language
9 36 (1.46%) Legal
10 30 (1.21%) Marketing
11 25 (1.01%) Games
12 24 (0.97%) Advertising
13 20 (0.81%) Spanish Language
14 18 (0.73%) Investment Banking
15 14 (0.57%) Back Office
16 13 (0.53%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.44%) Local Government
19 10 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 10 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1168 (47.23%) Network Engineer
2 515 (20.82%) Security Engineer
3 418 (16.90%) Cisco Engineer
4 407 (16.46%) Network Security Engineer
5 401 (16.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 304 (12.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 240 (9.70%) Analyst
8 205 (8.29%) Consultant
9 194 (7.84%) Architect
10 189 (7.64%) Support Engineer
11 161 (6.51%) Network Support
12 136 (5.50%) Network Consultant
13 134 (5.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 130 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 128 (5.18%) Security Consultant
16 124 (5.01%) Network Analyst
17 111 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
18 102 (4.12%) Cisco Security Engineer
19 100 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 99 (4.00%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (4.29%) 802.1X
2 12 (0.49%) Web Services
3 11 (0.44%) XMPP
4 8 (0.32%) .NET
4 8 (0.32%) Middleware
5 7 (0.28%) XML
6 5 (0.20%) CSS
6 5 (0.20%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.16%) HTML
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.12%) LAMP
8 3 (0.12%) ODBC
9 2 (0.081%) Buildbot
9 2 (0.081%) CGI
9 2 (0.081%) COM
9 2 (0.081%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.081%) JSON
9 2 (0.081%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (0.081%) SAML
9 2 (0.081%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 476 (19.25%) Data Centre
2 154 (6.23%) Analytical Skills
3 153 (6.19%) Computer Science
4 115 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 91 (3.68%) RSA SecurID
6 73 (2.95%) CMDB
7 54 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 53 (2.14%) Driving Licence
9 47 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
10 31 (1.25%) Clustering
11 29 (1.17%) Replication
12 28 (1.13%) Virtual Team
13 27 (1.09%) Private Cloud
14 26 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
15 18 (0.73%) PKI
16 17 (0.69%) Statistics
17 15 (0.61%) Hedge funds
17 15 (0.61%) Mathematics
18 14 (0.57%) Internet of Things
18 14 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 564 (22.81%) Windows
2 329 (13.30%) Linux
3 256 (10.35%) Windows Server
4 157 (6.35%) Unix
5 153 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 100 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (3.23%) Solaris
9 55 (2.22%) Windows 7
10 44 (1.78%) Windows 2000
11 24 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (0.65%) CentOS
13 12 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 11 (0.44%) AIX
15 10 (0.40%) VyOS
15 10 (0.40%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.24%) Debian
16 6 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (23.13%) ITIL
2 276 (11.16%) Presales
3 257 (10.39%) Service Delivery
4 213 (8.61%) SIEM
5 199 (8.05%) Network Design
6 198 (8.01%) Load Balancing
7 179 (7.24%) Project Management
8 170 (6.87%) Kalman Filter
9 162 (6.55%) Network Management
10 157 (6.35%) Information Security
11 139 (5.62%) Change Management
12 138 (5.58%) ITIL V3
12 138 (5.58%) Network Monitoring
13 136 (5.50%) PRINCE2
14 129 (5.22%) Service Management
15 117 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
16 112 (4.53%) Change Control
16 112 (4.53%) Line Management
17 109 (4.41%) Mentoring
18 104 (4.21%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 134 (5.42%) SQL
2 59 (2.39%) PowerShell
3 48 (1.94%) Python
4 35 (1.42%) C
5 23 (0.93%) Perl
5 23 (0.93%) Ruby
6 10 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 10 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 8 (0.32%) VB
8 5 (0.20%) PHP
9 4 (0.16%) Java
10 3 (0.12%) Tcl
11 2 (0.081%) C#
11 2 (0.081%) R
12 1 (0.040%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.040%) Korn
12 1 (0.040%) VBA
12 1 (0.040%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1212 (49.01%) Cisco Certification
2 950 (38.41%) CCNP
3 703 (28.43%) CCNA
4 343 (13.87%) CCSE
5 293 (11.85%) Degree
6 280 (11.32%) CCSA
7 279 (11.28%) CCIE
8 216 (8.73%) Security Cleared
9 170 (6.87%) SC Cleared
10 150 (6.07%) CCSP
11 99 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 95 (3.84%) CISSP
13 82 (3.32%) CCDP
14 73 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 72 (2.91%) JNCIP
15 72 (2.91%) MCSE
16 68 (2.75%) PMI Certification
17 65 (2.63%) PMP
18 59 (2.39%) ISEB
19 57 (2.30%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (7.68%) SLA
2 150 (6.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 110 (4.45%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.49%) GPG13
5 10 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.36%) QA
7 8 (0.32%) COBIT
7 8 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.040%) DICOM
9 1 (0.040%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.040%) HL7
System Software
1 354 (14.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 333 (13.47%) Active Directory
3 91 (3.68%) Hyper-V
4 88 (3.56%) vSphere
5 64 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
6 59 (2.39%) XenApp
7 38 (1.54%) Firmware
7 38 (1.54%) VMware ESX
8 27 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 26 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
10 24 (0.97%) Snort
11 23 (0.93%) Terminal Services
12 21 (0.85%) vCloud
13 20 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 16 (0.65%) XenDesktop
15 13 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
15 13 (0.53%) XenServer
16 11 (0.44%) ProxySG
17 7 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
18 6 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 94 (3.80%) FortiGate
2 60 (2.43%) SCCM
2 60 (2.43%) SCVMM
3 49 (1.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 42 (1.70%) Cisco Prime
5 39 (1.58%) SCOM
6 38 (1.54%) Nessus
7 36 (1.46%) Nagios
8 31 (1.25%) QRadar
9 29 (1.17%) Cisco UCCX
10 26 (1.05%) Cacti
11 23 (0.93%) NetBackup
11 23 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
12 18 (0.73%) Backup Exec
12 18 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
13 17 (0.69%) Ansible
13 17 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 15 (0.61%) Nexpose
15 12 (0.49%) WSUS
16 11 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2041 (82.53%) Cisco
2 909 (36.76%) Juniper
3 708 (28.63%) F5
4 537 (21.71%) VMware
5 536 (21.67%) Palo Alto
6 403 (16.30%) Microsoft
7 344 (13.91%) Fortinet
8 325 (13.14%) HP
9 255 (10.31%) Citrix
10 207 (8.37%) Blue Coat
11 149 (6.03%) Intel Security
12 145 (5.86%) SolarWinds
13 138 (5.58%) Riverbed
14 137 (5.54%) NetApp
15 96 (3.88%) Aruba
16 95 (3.84%) Extreme Networks
17 92 (3.72%) Oracle
18 84 (3.40%) Meraki
19 82 (3.32%) Forcepoint
19 82 (3.32%) IBM
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + unrivaled benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £48000.00 - £57000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: The proposed package is up to £60k basic, plus Bonus plus Benefits plu
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £49,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ZenTech Talent
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and on-call
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago