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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
UK
Rank 255 275 239
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1093 1127 1381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.30% 1.15% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 2.53% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 780 904 1079
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
36950 44610 49339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.95% 45.34% 47.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29806 36524 40456
Median salary £46,924 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +25 1020 £50,000 - 85
London +60 411 £54,000 -6.08% 34
South East +20 269 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Berkshire -11 114 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Reading +1 92 £57,500 +13.86% 4
East of England -1 92 £55,000 +12.24% 4
West Midlands +17 65 £40,000 -15.78% 10
City of London +53 61 £52,500 -19.23% 10
East Midlands +38 56 £45,000 +26.08%
Scotland +48 49 £41,500 +22.55% 6
Birmingham +38 49 £40,000 -13.97% 4
North West +2 43 £34,000 -15.78% 8
Surrey +47 40 £52,500 +16.66% 2
South West +33 40 £45,000 +9.75% 6
Bedfordshire -6 36 £55,000 -5.98%
Kent +23 33 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Nottinghamshire +24 29 £52,500 +50.00%
Nottingham +10 29 £52,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire -45 29 £47,501 +5.55% 3
Manchester -10 28 £33,000 -18.26% 4
East Sussex +34 25 £40,000 -9.38% 1
Brighton +37 23 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +10 23 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Glasgow +35 22 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Edinburgh +14 19 £50,778 +1.55% 2
Leeds -5 19 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -25 19 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Bedford +3 18 £55,000 -5.98%
Hampshire +1 18 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Dartford - 18 £57,500 - 1

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 1949 (83.50%) Cisco
2 1741 (74.59%) Firewall
3 1161 (49.74%) Cisco Certification
4 908 (38.90%) CCNP
5 868 (37.19%) Juniper
6 838 (35.90%) Network Security
7 782 (33.50%) F5
8 684 (29.31%) Palo Alto
9 670 (28.71%) LAN
10 662 (28.36%) Data Centre
11 611 (26.18%) WAN
12 590 (25.28%) CCNA
13 586 (25.11%) Cisco ASA
14 570 (24.42%) ITIL
15 552 (23.65%) VPN
16 540 (23.14%) Finance
17 494 (21.17%) Windows
18 480 (20.57%) VMware
19 437 (18.72%) Fortinet
20 410 (17.57%) Wireless
21 377 (16.15%) HP
22 366 (15.68%) TCP/IP
23 362 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
24 361 (15.47%) MPLS
25 355 (15.21%) OSPF
26 353 (15.12%) Linux
27 350 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
28 331 (14.18%) BGP
29 318 (13.62%) Microsoft
30 313 (13.41%) Degree

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
1 123 (5.27%) MS Exchange
2 64 (2.74%) Skype for Business
3 49 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.59%) IIS
5 28 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 19 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (0.51%) Apache
10 11 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (0.43%) IBM Notes
12 8 (0.34%) nginx
13 7 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.30%) MS Project Server
13 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.26%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.17%) Cloud Foundry
16 3 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.13%) CMS
17 2 (0.086%) WebLogic
Applications
1 136 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 62 (2.66%) MS Office
3 40 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.043%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 19 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.086%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.043%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 104 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (4.33%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (3.64%) PaaS
4 83 (3.56%) IaaS
5 64 (2.74%) Office 365
6 56 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
7 41 (1.76%) SaaS
8 34 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.94%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.34%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
12 6 (0.26%) Bluemix
13 3 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.043%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1741 (74.59%) Firewall
2 838 (35.90%) Network Security
3 670 (28.71%) LAN
4 611 (26.18%) WAN
5 586 (25.11%) Cisco ASA
6 552 (23.65%) VPN
7 410 (17.57%) Wireless
8 366 (15.68%) TCP/IP
9 361 (15.47%) MPLS
10 355 (15.21%) OSPF
11 350 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
12 331 (14.18%) BGP
13 300 (12.85%) DNS
14 244 (10.45%) VoIP
15 223 (9.55%) DHCP
16 199 (8.53%) EIGRP
17 171 (7.33%) IPsec
18 156 (6.68%) SSL
19 149 (6.38%) VLAN
20 141 (6.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 62 (2.66%) MySQL
3 56 (2.40%) DB2
4 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.34%) InfluxDB
9 6 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.21%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.086%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.043%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.043%) Big Data
12 1 (0.043%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.043%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.043%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.043%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.043%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.043%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.26%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.21%) Buildbot
3 5 (0.21%) JIRA
3 5 (0.21%) Subversion
4 4 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.043%) Metasploit
General
1 540 (23.14%) Finance
2 185 (7.93%) Retail
3 144 (6.17%) Telecoms
4 139 (5.96%) Banking
5 85 (3.64%) Publishing
6 48 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
7 44 (1.89%) German Language
8 37 (1.59%) Law
9 30 (1.29%) Legal
10 27 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.11%) Games
12 25 (1.07%) French Language
13 22 (0.94%) Billing
14 20 (0.86%) Back Office
15 17 (0.73%) Marketing
16 16 (0.69%) Advertising
17 14 (0.60%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.60%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.39%) Electronics
19 8 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 988 (42.33%) Network Engineer
2 473 (20.27%) Security Engineer
3 299 (12.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 292 (12.51%) Cisco Engineer
5 258 (11.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 254 (10.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 223 (9.55%) Architect
8 210 (9.00%) Consultant
9 191 (8.18%) Analyst
10 160 (6.86%) Support Engineer
11 140 (6.00%) Network Consultant
12 129 (5.53%) Security Consultant
13 120 (5.14%) Firewall Engineer
14 118 (5.06%) Network Support
15 113 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 100 (4.28%) Cisco Security Engineer
17 97 (4.16%) Juniper Engineer
18 96 (4.11%) Network Security Consultant
19 90 (3.86%) Senior Security Engineer
20 80 (3.43%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (3.08%) 802.1X
2 28 (1.20%) .NET
3 22 (0.94%) Regular Expression
4 12 (0.51%) SAML
5 10 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 10 (0.43%) Web Services
5 10 (0.43%) XML
6 9 (0.39%) ELK Stack
6 9 (0.39%) OpenID
7 8 (0.34%) OAuth2
7 8 (0.34%) PCRE
8 6 (0.26%) EDI
8 6 (0.26%) JSON
9 5 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (0.21%) LAMP
9 5 (0.21%) LEMP Stack
10 4 (0.17%) jQuery
10 4 (0.17%) WCF
10 4 (0.17%) XMPP
10 4 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 662 (28.36%) Data Centre
2 186 (7.97%) Computer Science
3 132 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (3.73%) Driving Licence
5 82 (3.51%) CMDB
6 63 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
7 61 (2.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 60 (2.57%) Management Information System
9 44 (1.89%) Replication
10 33 (1.41%) Clustering
11 32 (1.37%) RSA SecurID
12 24 (1.03%) Hedge funds
13 21 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 19 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
15 16 (0.69%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.56%) PKI
16 13 (0.56%) User Experience
17 12 (0.51%) Virtual Team
18 11 (0.47%) Blackberry
18 11 (0.47%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 494 (21.17%) Windows
2 353 (15.12%) Linux
3 189 (8.10%) Unix
4 174 (7.46%) Windows Server
5 154 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (4.50%) Solaris
7 104 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 102 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (2.40%) Windows 2000
10 54 (2.31%) Windows 7
11 33 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.56%) CentOS
13 11 (0.47%) Windows 8
14 10 (0.43%) VyOS
15 8 (0.34%) Ubuntu
16 6 (0.26%) HPUX
17 4 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.17%) Debian
17 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (24.42%) ITIL
2 260 (11.14%) Presales
3 238 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 226 (9.68%) Network Design
5 206 (8.83%) Project Management
6 199 (8.53%) Network Management
7 197 (8.44%) Load Balancing
8 191 (8.18%) SIEM
9 188 (8.05%) ITIL V3
10 179 (7.67%) Kalman Filter
11 170 (7.28%) Mentoring
12 149 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 136 (5.83%) Change Management
14 135 (5.78%) Information Security
15 126 (5.40%) Network Monitoring
16 117 (5.01%) Service Management
17 116 (4.97%) Capacity Planning
17 116 (4.97%) PRINCE2
18 114 (4.88%) Incident Management
19 110 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 148 (6.34%) SQL
2 62 (2.66%) PowerShell
3 60 (2.57%) Python
4 30 (1.29%) Perl
5 27 (1.16%) Ruby
6 25 (1.07%) C
7 22 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 12 (0.51%) JavaScript
9 10 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.21%) Java
11 4 (0.17%) C#
12 2 (0.086%) VB
13 1 (0.043%) C++
13 1 (0.043%) Lua
13 1 (0.043%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1161 (49.74%) Cisco Certification
2 908 (38.90%) CCNP
3 590 (25.28%) CCNA
4 313 (13.41%) Degree
5 303 (12.98%) CCIE
6 274 (11.74%) CCSE
7 235 (10.07%) CCSA
8 116 (4.97%) Security Cleared
9 113 (4.84%) CCSP
10 89 (3.81%) CISSP
11 87 (3.73%) CCDP
12 80 (3.43%) SC Cleared
13 76 (3.26%) PMI Certification
14 74 (3.17%) PMP
15 67 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
16 63 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
17 58 (2.49%) ISEB
18 56 (2.40%) JNCIA
19 53 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
20 51 (2.19%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (7.93%) SLA
2 102 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 91 (3.90%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.37%) QA
5 17 (0.73%) GPG13
6 10 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.34%) HIPAA
7 8 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.21%) COBIT
9 3 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.086%) GDPR
11 1 (0.043%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 362 (15.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (8.23%) Active Directory
3 101 (4.33%) Hyper-V
4 68 (2.91%) vSphere
5 67 (2.87%) Virtual Machines
6 50 (2.14%) VMware ESX
7 47 (2.01%) Snort
8 41 (1.76%) Firmware
9 39 (1.67%) XenApp
10 37 (1.59%) ProxySG
11 29 (1.24%) Virtual Servers
12 25 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 25 (1.07%) Terminal Services
13 18 (0.77%) XenDesktop
14 14 (0.60%) XenServer
15 12 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
17 10 (0.43%) Docker
18 7 (0.30%) NFS
18 7 (0.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 163 (6.98%) FortiGate
2 61 (2.61%) SCVMM
3 52 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 50 (2.14%) Cisco Prime
5 46 (1.97%) Cisco UCCE
5 46 (1.97%) NetBackup
5 46 (1.97%) QRadar
6 42 (1.80%) Nagios
7 39 (1.67%) Cisco UCCX
8 37 (1.59%) SCCM
9 33 (1.41%) SCOM
10 26 (1.11%) Backup Exec
11 23 (0.99%) Ansible
11 23 (0.99%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 19 (0.81%) Nessus
12 19 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
13 18 (0.77%) Puppet
13 18 (0.77%) RSA Security Analytics
14 17 (0.73%) RSA enVision
15 16 (0.69%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 1949 (83.50%) Cisco
2 868 (37.19%) Juniper
3 782 (33.50%) F5
4 684 (29.31%) Palo Alto
5 480 (20.57%) VMware
6 437 (18.72%) Fortinet
7 377 (16.15%) HP
8 318 (13.62%) Microsoft
9 229 (9.81%) Blue Coat
10 199 (8.53%) Citrix
11 148 (6.34%) SolarWinds
12 138 (5.91%) Splunk
13 130 (5.57%) Sourcefire
14 121 (5.18%) Intel Security
15 114 (4.88%) NetApp
16 113 (4.84%) IBM
17 110 (4.71%) Riverbed
18 102 (4.37%) Aruba
19 98 (4.20%) Extreme Networks
20 96 (4.11%) Brocade
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burnley, Lancashire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on shift bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 to £80,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
83Zero
Salary: From £55000 to £70000 per annum, + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428 - £42991 per annum + up to 10k + 35% shift
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago