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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
UK
Rank 264 262 242
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 965 1307 1429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.28% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 2.79% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 687 1083 1140
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £33,500 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
36316 46815 50575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.79% 45.87% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29226 38283 41315
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -5 927 £50,000 - 77
London +52 418 £54,000 -1.81% 35
South East -15 239 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Berkshire -18 98 £55,000 - 1
City of London +47 75 £52,500 -16.00% 8
Reading +2 75 £55,000 +3.77% 1
East of England -41 71 £42,500 -19.04% 7
West Midlands +48 65 £37,500 -21.05% 10
North West +5 50 £35,000 -13.31% 3
Birmingham +42 42 £45,000 -3.22% 6
East Sussex +48 41 £40,000 -9.38%
Manchester -15 39 £35,000 -15.53% 2
Brighton - 38 £40,000 -
Kent +18 32 £43,000 -18.09%
South West +7 29 £42,000 +2.43% 4
Hampshire +12 28 £40,000 -12.08% 7
Yorkshire -40 28 £55,000 +27.90% 4
Surrey +12 24 £55,000 +25.71% 2
East Midlands -1 23 £50,000 +40.09%
Hertfordshire +4 21 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Scotland +19 17 £39,750 -11.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 17 £42,500 -13.26%
Bedfordshire -12 17 £60,000 +2.56% 2
Watford +5 16 £32,500 -50.94% 3
Wales +4 16 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Canary Wharf 0 16 £54,000 -25.51%
West Yorkshire -32 15 £43,000 -4.44% 4
Dartford - 15 £57,500 -
Peterborough +7 14 £42,500 +12.58%
Leeds -9 14 £45,250 +0.55% 3

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1917 (85.39%) Cisco
2 1663 (74.08%) Firewall
3 1113 (49.58%) Cisco Certification
4 874 (38.93%) CCNP
5 873 (38.89%) Juniper
6 819 (36.48%) Network Security
7 757 (33.72%) F5
8 724 (32.25%) Palo Alto
9 674 (30.02%) Data Centre
10 628 (27.97%) LAN
11 619 (27.57%) Cisco ASA
12 587 (26.15%) WAN
13 522 (23.25%) VPN
14 516 (22.98%) Finance
15 513 (22.85%) CCNA
16 505 (22.49%) ITIL
17 474 (21.11%) Fortinet
18 464 (20.67%) Windows
19 456 (20.31%) VMware
20 430 (19.15%) Wireless
21 363 (16.17%) OSPF
22 362 (16.12%) Cisco Nexus
23 351 (15.63%) HP
24 343 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
25 341 (15.19%) Linux
26 335 (14.92%) MPLS
26 335 (14.92%) BGP
27 325 (14.48%) CCIE
28 318 (14.16%) TCP/IP
29 297 (13.23%) 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 95 (4.23%) MS Exchange
2 56 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 39 (1.74%) IIS
4 37 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 27 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.58%) Apache
11 11 (0.49%) IBM Notes
12 10 (0.45%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
14 4 (0.18%) MS Project Server
14 4 (0.18%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.13%) nginx
16 2 (0.089%) Confluence
Applications
1 111 (4.94%) MS Excel
2 55 (2.45%) MS Office
3 45 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.045%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 9 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.089%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.045%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 99 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 99 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (3.74%) IaaS
3 76 (3.39%) PaaS
4 55 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
5 52 (2.32%) Cloud Computing
6 45 (2.00%) Office 365
7 36 (1.60%) SaaS
8 9 (0.40%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.36%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
11 5 (0.22%) Bluemix
11 5 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1663 (74.08%) Firewall
2 819 (36.48%) Network Security
3 628 (27.97%) LAN
4 619 (27.57%) Cisco ASA
5 587 (26.15%) WAN
6 522 (23.25%) VPN
7 430 (19.15%) Wireless
8 363 (16.17%) OSPF
9 362 (16.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 335 (14.92%) BGP
10 335 (14.92%) MPLS
11 318 (14.16%) TCP/IP
12 284 (12.65%) DNS
13 227 (10.11%) VoIP
14 207 (9.22%) DHCP
15 192 (8.55%) EIGRP
16 167 (7.44%) SSL
17 166 (7.39%) IPsec
18 155 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
19 144 (6.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 59 (2.63%) MySQL
3 55 (2.45%) DB2
4 14 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 7 (0.31%) InfluxDB
10 6 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.13%) Big Data
11 3 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.13%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.089%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.089%) DocumentDB
13 1 (0.045%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.045%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.045%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.045%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.045%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (0.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.22%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.22%) JIRA
3 4 (0.18%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.13%) Buildbot
4 3 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.045%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.045%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 516 (22.98%) Finance
2 182 (8.11%) Retail
3 124 (5.52%) Telecoms
4 113 (5.03%) Banking
5 71 (3.16%) Publishing
6 53 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 34 (1.51%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.43%) German Language
9 26 (1.16%) Legal
10 22 (0.98%) Billing
10 22 (0.98%) Games
11 21 (0.94%) Law
11 21 (0.94%) Marketing
12 19 (0.85%) Back Office
13 18 (0.80%) French Language
14 15 (0.67%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.58%) Advertising
16 12 (0.53%) Investment Banking
17 10 (0.45%) Electronics
18 5 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 937 (41.74%) Network Engineer
2 478 (21.29%) Security Engineer
3 301 (13.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 271 (12.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 253 (11.27%) Senior Network Engineer
6 233 (10.38%) Consultant
7 231 (10.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 214 (9.53%) Architect
9 198 (8.82%) Analyst
10 150 (6.68%) Network Consultant
11 142 (6.33%) Security Consultant
11 142 (6.33%) Support Engineer
12 128 (5.70%) Firewall Engineer
13 110 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 107 (4.77%) Network Security Consultant
15 102 (4.54%) Network Support
16 98 (4.37%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 98 (4.37%) Senior Security Engineer
17 97 (4.32%) Juniper Engineer
18 83 (3.70%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 26 (1.16%) .NET
3 25 (1.11%) Regular Expression
4 12 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (0.49%) Web Services
6 10 (0.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (0.45%) SAML
7 9 (0.40%) OpenID
8 8 (0.36%) OAuth2
8 8 (0.36%) PCRE
9 7 (0.31%) XML
10 6 (0.27%) EDI
11 5 (0.22%) CSS
11 5 (0.22%) Middleware
12 4 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (0.18%) jQuery
12 4 (0.18%) JSON
12 4 (0.18%) LAMP
12 4 (0.18%) WCF
12 4 (0.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 674 (30.02%) Data Centre
2 172 (7.66%) Computer Science
3 110 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (3.83%) Driving Licence
5 79 (3.52%) Security Operations Centre
6 74 (3.30%) CMDB
6 74 (3.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 52 (2.32%) Management Information System
8 34 (1.51%) Replication
9 28 (1.25%) Clustering
10 25 (1.11%) Hedge funds
11 22 (0.98%) RSA SecurID
12 15 (0.67%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.67%) Fat Client
12 15 (0.67%) Thin Client
13 12 (0.53%) iPad
13 12 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
14 11 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
14 11 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
15 10 (0.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 464 (20.67%) Windows
2 341 (15.19%) Linux
3 197 (8.78%) Unix
4 156 (6.95%) Windows Server
5 141 (6.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 91 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 91 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (3.92%) Solaris
8 50 (2.23%) Windows 2000
9 38 (1.69%) Windows 7
10 31 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.49%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.40%) CentOS
14 6 (0.27%) HPUX
15 5 (0.22%) VyOS
16 4 (0.18%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.18%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.18%) Windows XP
17 3 (0.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 505 (22.49%) ITIL
2 265 (11.80%) Presales
3 229 (10.20%) Network Design
4 216 (9.62%) Service Delivery
5 198 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 194 (8.64%) Network Management
7 186 (8.29%) Mentoring
8 183 (8.15%) SIEM
9 178 (7.93%) Project Management
10 174 (7.75%) ITIL V3
11 161 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 158 (7.04%) Kalman Filter
13 148 (6.59%) Information Security
14 127 (5.66%) Change Management
15 126 (5.61%) Network Monitoring
16 120 (5.35%) Cybersecurity
17 109 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
17 109 (4.86%) Risk Management
17 109 (4.86%) Service Management
18 108 (4.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 156 (6.95%) SQL
2 60 (2.67%) Python
3 48 (2.14%) PowerShell
4 28 (1.25%) Perl
5 26 (1.16%) C
5 26 (1.16%) Ruby
6 23 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 12 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.18%) C#
9 4 (0.18%) C++
9 4 (0.18%) Java
10 3 (0.13%) PHP
11 1 (0.045%) Lua
11 1 (0.045%) VB
Qualifications
1 1113 (49.58%) Cisco Certification
2 874 (38.93%) CCNP
3 513 (22.85%) CCNA
4 325 (14.48%) CCIE
5 297 (13.23%) Degree
6 262 (11.67%) CCSE
7 242 (10.78%) CCSA
8 109 (4.86%) CCSP
9 92 (4.10%) Security Cleared
10 84 (3.74%) CCDP
11 77 (3.43%) CISSP
12 71 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
13 68 (3.03%) JNCIA
14 67 (2.98%) PMI Certification
14 67 (2.98%) PMP
15 64 (2.85%) SC Cleared
16 57 (2.54%) ISEB
17 55 (2.45%) JNCIS
18 47 (2.09%) CCNP Voice
19 42 (1.87%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (7.53%) SLA
2 88 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 72 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.69%) QA
5 17 (0.76%) PMO
6 16 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.67%) GPG13
8 10 (0.45%) ISO27002
9 8 (0.36%) HIPAA
10 7 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.22%) COBIT
12 4 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 343 (15.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (7.08%) Active Directory
3 110 (4.90%) Hyper-V
4 77 (3.43%) Virtual Machines
5 75 (3.34%) vSphere
6 44 (1.96%) Snort
7 41 (1.83%) VMware ESX
8 40 (1.78%) ProxySG
9 39 (1.74%) XenApp
10 24 (1.07%) Firmware
11 21 (0.94%) Terminal Services
12 20 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
13 19 (0.85%) XenDesktop
14 16 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 16 (0.71%) XenServer
15 14 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
16 13 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
17 6 (0.27%) Docker
17 6 (0.27%) Sendmail
17 6 (0.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 192 (8.55%) FortiGate
2 58 (2.58%) SCVMM
3 46 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 45 (2.00%) Cisco Prime
5 42 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
6 41 (1.83%) QRadar
7 38 (1.69%) Nagios
8 35 (1.56%) NetBackup
9 34 (1.51%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 33 (1.47%) Cisco UCCX
11 28 (1.25%) SCCM
12 25 (1.11%) Backup Exec
12 25 (1.11%) SCOM
13 21 (0.94%) RSA enVision
14 20 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
15 19 (0.85%) Ansible
15 19 (0.85%) HAProxy
15 19 (0.85%) Puppet
16 17 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
17 15 (0.67%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1917 (85.39%) Cisco
2 873 (38.89%) Juniper
3 757 (33.72%) F5
4 724 (32.25%) Palo Alto
5 474 (21.11%) Fortinet
6 456 (20.31%) VMware
7 351 (15.63%) HP
8 294 (13.10%) Microsoft
9 250 (11.14%) Blue Coat
10 203 (9.04%) Citrix
11 163 (7.26%) SolarWinds
12 152 (6.77%) Splunk
13 135 (6.01%) Sourcefire
14 126 (5.61%) Aruba
14 126 (5.61%) NetApp
15 119 (5.30%) Riverbed
16 118 (5.26%) Intel Security
17 104 (4.63%) IBM
18 92 (4.10%) Brocade
19 89 (3.96%) SonicWALL
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£70,000 plus 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package Up £55k basic + £4k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £10k Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Resource Group
Salary: £40-44K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000-80,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits + on-call/overtime + home
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Training, Overtime, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cloud Direct
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum + benefits+certified training
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday