Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Check Point Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Check Point Certification
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 828 833
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 -33
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 14 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.037% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.079% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 26
England median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £400 £305 £250
90th Percentile £488 £399 £481
UK median daily rate £438 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
England median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK median hourly rate - - £39.00

Check Point Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17761 20221 20833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 20.55% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10896 12588 12660
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £231 £250 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 841 780 1002
England median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.75% +10.87% +21.05%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £49.19
UK median hourly rate £26.55 £26.00 £24.27
% change year-on-year +2.13% +7.12% +27.75%

Check Point Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Check Point Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Check Point Certification in England

Check Point Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Check Point Certification in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Check Point Certification in England

Check Point Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Check Point Certification in England

Check Point Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 6 £475 +26.67%
Midlands - 6 £425 -
West Midlands - 6 £425 -
North of England +60 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Check Point Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) Internet
4 8 (57.14%) F5
5 7 (50.00%) McAfee
5 7 (50.00%) CISSP
5 7 (50.00%) CCNP
6 6 (42.86%) CCIE
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 6 (42.86%) BMC
6 6 (42.86%) Wireless
6 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
6 6 (42.86%) CCSE
6 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
6 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (42.86%) WAN Optimisation
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (42.86%) Network Packet Analysis
7 5 (35.71%) Juniper
8 4 (28.57%) LAN
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL
8 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 4 (28.57%) MPLS
8 4 (28.57%) OSPF

Check Point Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Internet
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
3 6 (42.86%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
4 4 (28.57%) HSRP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (14.29%) Junos
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Expert
3 2 (14.29%) Network Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Expert
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Service Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (42.86%) Network Packet Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) WAN Optimisation
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.14%) Attack Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (42.86%) CCIE
3 6 (42.86%) CCSE
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) CCSA
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) CEH
6 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
6 1 (7.14%) MCSA
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) F5
4 7 (50.00%) McAfee
5 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 6 (42.86%) BMC
5 6 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 5 (35.71%) Juniper
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 1 (7.14%) Qualys
7 1 (7.14%) Sophos
7 1 (7.14%) Symantec
7 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro