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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 237 315 234
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -81
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1245 1084 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.39% 1.01% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.17% 2.22% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 883 846 1191
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
39265 48759 55266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.94% 45.43% 48.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31469 39735 44758
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +51 1120 £50,000 - 89
London +53 412 £55,000 -4.34% 35
South East +46 300 £55,000 +12.24% 14
East of England +57 121 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Berkshire +12 114 £57,500 +15.00% 11
West Midlands +26 94 £41,000 -8.88% 7
East Midlands +75 84 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Reading +8 84 £57,500 +27.77% 7
Birmingham +33 71 £38,250 -15.00% 5
Scotland +76 66 £41,500 +22.55% 2
Surrey +26 50 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Kent +54 48 £43,000 -23.55%
City of London +35 45 £66,250 +6.00% 7
South West +32 39 £45,000 +8.43% 10
Hertfordshire +21 38 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire +31 37 £45,000 +25.00%
Nottingham +30 37 £45,000 +40.62%
Buckinghamshire +10 37 £60,000 +26.31%
Bedfordshire +3 36 £60,000 +2.56% 3
Edinburgh +48 34 £39,057 -5.31% 1
Leicestershire +24 31 £42,500 +45.29%
North West -25 31 £39,500 -8.67% 7
Reigate - 28 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -64 27 £47,501 +5.55% 3
Wales +20 25 £67,500 +80.00%
South Wales +19 25 £67,500 +80.00%
Leicester +19 25 £42,500 +45.29%
Glasgow +34 23 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 23 £42,500 -1.73% 3
Manchester -23 21 £41,500 -4.04% 6

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 2035 (82.19%) Cisco
2 1867 (75.40%) Firewall
3 1197 (48.34%) Cisco Certification
4 939 (37.92%) CCNP
5 886 (35.78%) Network Security
6 854 (34.49%) Juniper
7 818 (33.04%) F5
8 741 (29.93%) LAN
9 689 (27.83%) WAN
10 661 (26.70%) CCNA
11 626 (25.28%) Palo Alto
12 621 (25.08%) Data Centre
12 621 (25.08%) ITIL
13 617 (24.92%) VPN
14 599 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
15 574 (23.18%) Finance
16 532 (21.49%) Windows
17 522 (21.08%) VMware
18 434 (17.53%) TCP/IP
19 428 (17.29%) MPLS
20 407 (16.44%) Fortinet
21 401 (16.20%) Wireless
22 371 (14.98%) HP
23 365 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
24 357 (14.42%) Cisco Nexus
25 354 (14.30%) Linux
26 348 (14.05%) Microsoft
27 329 (13.29%) DNS
28 327 (13.21%) OSPF
29 326 (13.17%) BGP

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
1 141 (5.69%) MS Exchange
2 76 (3.07%) Skype for Business
3 52 (2.10%) SharePoint
4 33 (1.33%) IIS
5 27 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.40%) Apache
9 10 (0.40%) MS Project Server
10 9 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.32%) nginx
12 7 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.24%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
15 3 (0.12%) CMS
15 3 (0.12%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.081%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.081%) WebSphere
Applications
1 146 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 64 (2.58%) MS Office
3 29 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 23 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.040%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 26 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.040%) assyst
4 1 (0.040%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 92 (3.72%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (3.15%) PaaS
4 73 (2.95%) IaaS
5 62 (2.50%) Office 365
6 50 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
7 35 (1.41%) Mimecast
8 32 (1.29%) SaaS
9 20 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 7 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
13 6 (0.24%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.040%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1867 (75.40%) Firewall
2 886 (35.78%) Network Security
3 741 (29.93%) LAN
4 689 (27.83%) WAN
5 617 (24.92%) VPN
6 599 (24.19%) Cisco ASA
7 434 (17.53%) TCP/IP
8 428 (17.29%) MPLS
9 401 (16.20%) Wireless
10 357 (14.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 329 (13.29%) DNS
12 327 (13.21%) OSPF
13 326 (13.17%) BGP
14 258 (10.42%) VoIP
15 243 (9.81%) DHCP
16 209 (8.44%) EIGRP
17 169 (6.83%) VLAN
18 158 (6.38%) IPsec
19 152 (6.14%) SAN
20 143 (5.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 55 (2.22%) MySQL
3 51 (2.06%) DB2
4 17 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.32%) Hadoop
6 8 (0.32%) InfluxDB
6 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.24%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.081%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.081%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.040%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.040%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.040%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.040%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.040%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (0.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (0.24%) JIRA
3 5 (0.20%) Buildbot
3 5 (0.20%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.20%) Subversion
4 4 (0.16%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.12%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.040%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.040%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 574 (23.18%) Finance
2 183 (7.39%) Telecoms
3 175 (7.07%) Retail
4 153 (6.18%) Banking
5 86 (3.47%) Publishing
6 74 (2.99%) Law
7 52 (2.10%) German Language
8 44 (1.78%) Legal
9 43 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 35 (1.41%) French Language
11 30 (1.21%) Games
12 29 (1.17%) Back Office
13 26 (1.05%) Advertising
14 24 (0.97%) Marketing
15 20 (0.81%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.73%) Billing
17 16 (0.65%) Investment Banking
18 12 (0.48%) Local Government
18 12 (0.48%) Manufacturing
19 10 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1057 (42.69%) Network Engineer
2 470 (18.98%) Security Engineer
3 338 (13.65%) Cisco Engineer
4 320 (12.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 313 (12.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 263 (10.62%) Senior Network Engineer
7 247 (9.98%) Architect
8 216 (8.72%) Analyst
9 206 (8.32%) Consultant
10 164 (6.62%) Support Engineer
11 131 (5.29%) Network Consultant
12 128 (5.17%) Network Support
13 125 (5.05%) Security Consultant
14 124 (5.01%) Firewall Engineer
15 121 (4.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 116 (4.68%) Network Analyst
17 109 (4.40%) Network Architect
18 95 (3.84%) Juniper Engineer
19 91 (3.68%) Cisco Security Engineer
20 90 (3.63%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (3.15%) 802.1X
2 27 (1.09%) .NET
3 19 (0.77%) Regular Expression
4 11 (0.44%) SAML
4 11 (0.44%) Web Services
4 11 (0.44%) XML
5 10 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (0.32%) ELK Stack
6 8 (0.32%) OAuth2
6 8 (0.32%) OpenID
7 7 (0.28%) PCRE
8 5 (0.20%) JSON
8 5 (0.20%) LAMP
8 5 (0.20%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (0.20%) WCF
8 5 (0.20%) XMPP
9 4 (0.16%) EDI
9 4 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.16%) jQuery
9 4 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 621 (25.08%) Data Centre
2 173 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 157 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (3.35%) Driving Licence
5 79 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 78 (3.15%) CMDB
7 63 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 50 (2.02%) Security Operations Centre
9 48 (1.94%) Replication
10 42 (1.70%) RSA SecurID
11 33 (1.33%) Clustering
12 32 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
13 20 (0.81%) Mathematics
13 20 (0.81%) Private Cloud
14 17 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.65%) Hedge funds
16 15 (0.61%) Statistics
17 14 (0.57%) Virtual Team
18 13 (0.53%) Blackberry
18 13 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 532 (21.49%) Windows
2 354 (14.30%) Linux
3 219 (8.84%) Windows Server
4 181 (7.31%) Unix
5 151 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (4.24%) Solaris
7 102 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 98 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 53 (2.14%) Windows 2000
11 36 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.48%) CentOS
12 12 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.48%) VyOS
12 12 (0.48%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.20%) HPUX
14 4 (0.16%) Debian
14 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.16%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (25.08%) ITIL
2 262 (10.58%) Presales
3 246 (9.94%) Service Delivery
4 224 (9.05%) Network Design
5 221 (8.93%) Load Balancing
6 217 (8.76%) SIEM
7 215 (8.68%) Project Management
8 182 (7.35%) Kalman Filter
9 175 (7.07%) ITIL V3
9 175 (7.07%) Network Management
10 158 (6.38%) Information Security
11 153 (6.18%) Mentoring
12 141 (5.69%) Change Management
13 127 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 125 (5.05%) Change Control
15 121 (4.89%) Incident Management
16 118 (4.77%) Capacity Planning
16 118 (4.77%) Network Monitoring
17 113 (4.56%) PRINCE2
18 110 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (5.57%) SQL
2 79 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 64 (2.58%) Python
4 31 (1.25%) Perl
5 29 (1.17%) Ruby
6 23 (0.93%) C
7 21 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 12 (0.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (0.40%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.20%) C#
10 5 (0.20%) Java
10 5 (0.20%) VB
11 1 (0.040%) Lua
11 1 (0.040%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1197 (48.34%) Cisco Certification
2 939 (37.92%) CCNP
3 661 (26.70%) CCNA
4 313 (12.64%) CCSE
5 293 (11.83%) Degree
6 265 (10.70%) CCIE
7 249 (10.06%) CCSA
8 151 (6.10%) Security Cleared
9 113 (4.56%) CCSP
10 105 (4.24%) SC Cleared
11 102 (4.12%) CISSP
12 92 (3.72%) CCDP
13 84 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 72 (2.91%) PMI Certification
15 70 (2.83%) PMP
16 62 (2.50%) Check Point Certification
17 55 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
18 53 (2.14%) MCSE
19 52 (2.10%) ISEB
20 51 (2.06%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (8.52%) SLA
2 130 (5.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 99 (4.00%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.05%) QA
5 16 (0.65%) GPG13
6 15 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.32%) HIPAA
8 7 (0.28%) COBIT
9 6 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.040%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 365 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 256 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 98 (3.96%) Hyper-V
4 85 (3.43%) vSphere
5 60 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
6 53 (2.14%) Firmware
7 51 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 51 (2.06%) XenApp
8 49 (1.98%) Snort
9 37 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
10 31 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 29 (1.17%) ProxySG
12 23 (0.93%) Terminal Services
13 21 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
13 21 (0.85%) XenDesktop
14 10 (0.40%) Docker
15 8 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
15 8 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.32%) Xen
15 8 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 141 (5.69%) FortiGate
2 57 (2.30%) SCVMM
3 55 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
4 51 (2.06%) QRadar
5 50 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 47 (1.90%) Cisco CUCM
6 47 (1.90%) SCCM
7 40 (1.62%) Cisco UCCE
8 36 (1.45%) SCOM
9 35 (1.41%) Nagios
10 34 (1.37%) Cisco UCCX
11 31 (1.25%) Nessus
12 24 (0.97%) Ansible
12 24 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
13 23 (0.93%) RSA Security Analytics
14 17 (0.69%) Puppet
15 16 (0.65%) RSA enVision
16 15 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 15 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
17 14 (0.57%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2035 (82.19%) Cisco
2 854 (34.49%) Juniper
3 818 (33.04%) F5
4 626 (25.28%) Palo Alto
5 522 (21.08%) VMware
6 407 (16.44%) Fortinet
7 371 (14.98%) HP
8 348 (14.05%) Microsoft
9 231 (9.33%) Blue Coat
10 197 (7.96%) Citrix
11 156 (6.30%) SolarWinds
12 135 (5.45%) Intel Security
13 129 (5.21%) Sourcefire
14 128 (5.17%) Splunk
15 111 (4.48%) NetApp
16 103 (4.16%) IBM
17 100 (4.04%) Riverbed
18 96 (3.88%) Extreme Networks
19 91 (3.68%) LogRhythm
20 89 (3.59%) Avaya
East London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £40000 Per Annum including Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Allowances
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Oncall, Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + training + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + 28 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: £47,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car,bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago