Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 738 831 857
Rank change year-on-year +93 +26 -34
Contract jobs citing Check Point Certification 14 50 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.052% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.090% 0.27% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 28 10
England median daily rate £500 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £395 £326 £400
90th Percentile £519 £477 £488
UK median daily rate £498 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +17.06% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 15,479 18,251 17,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.73% 19.07% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,580 10,855 11,062
England median daily rate £473 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £231
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 720 871 821
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £25.31
% change year-on-year +32.08% +4.70% -0.75%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Check Point Certification in England over the 6 months to 5 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 5 December 2019. 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 +93 9 £500 +16.28%
East of England +37 4 £450 +38.46%
North of England +32 1 £325 -21.69%
North West - 1 £325 -
Check Point Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) WAN
4 9 (64.29%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) CCSA
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (42.86%) CCSE
7 6 (42.86%) CCNA
8 5 (35.71%) Unix
8 5 (35.71%) Network Management
8 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
9 4 (28.57%) Check Point GAiA
9 4 (28.57%) Network Design
9 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 4 (28.57%) VoIP
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) Data Security
9 4 (28.57%) Wireless
10 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 3 (21.43%) Change Management
10 3 (21.43%) WLAN
10 3 (21.43%) CCIE
10 3 (21.43%) Banking
10 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (21.43%) ITSM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) Network Security
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (7.14%) FWSM
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) tcpdump
7 1 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security Engineer
1 8 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Firewall Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Network Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Check Point Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Check Point GAiA
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Data Security
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Email Filtering
3 3 (21.43%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (21.43%) Web Filtering
4 1 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) CCSA
4 6 (42.86%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) CCSE
5 3 (21.43%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) CCDP
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) VMware