Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 92 65
Rank change year-on-year -54 -27 +71
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 41 64 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.11% 1.79% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 3.35% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 48 87
Hampshire median daily rate £370 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £306 £319 £305
90th Percentile £430 £488 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.39 - £41.00
10th Percentile £17.50 - £37.00
90th Percentile £21.27 - £51.20
South East median hourly rate £32.19 - £41.00

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,823 1,912 2,151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 49.23% 53.54% 55.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,132 1,085 1,342
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £298 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £543
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 91 116
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.69 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £11.93
90th Percentile £56.66 £45.00 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year -2.94% +10.57% -14.58%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Hampshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Hampshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Southampton -18 10 £375 - 1
Hook +1 5 £370 -7.50%
Havant -5 4 - -
Winchester -10 3 £335 -16.25%
Portsmouth -19 3 £325 -7.14%
Fleet -20 3 £410 +24.24% 1
Basingstoke -7 2 £394 -14.86% 1
Fareham -6 1 £400 -23.81%
Farnborough -12 1 £270 -40.00%
Eastleigh - 1 - - 2
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 32 (78.05%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (41.46%) CCNP
5 15 (36.59%) OSPF
5 15 (36.59%) Citrix
5 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (34.15%) VPN
7 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
8 12 (29.27%) Network Security
8 12 (29.27%) BGP
9 11 (26.83%) LAN
9 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
10 10 (24.39%) Linux
10 10 (24.39%) SSL
10 10 (24.39%) Wireless
11 9 (21.95%) Juniper
11 9 (21.95%) Windows
11 9 (21.95%) WAN
11 9 (21.95%) F5
11 9 (21.95%) CCSE
12 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
12 8 (19.51%) ITIL
12 8 (19.51%) DNS
13 7 (17.07%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (17.07%) Migration
13 7 (17.07%) Change Management
13 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
13 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (9.76%) Apache
1 4 (9.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 32 (78.05%) Firewall
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (36.59%) OSPF
3 14 (34.15%) VPN
4 13 (31.71%) NetScaler
5 12 (29.27%) BGP
5 12 (29.27%) Network Security
6 11 (26.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (26.83%) LAN
7 10 (24.39%) SSL
7 10 (24.39%) Wireless
8 9 (21.95%) WAN
9 8 (19.51%) DNS
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco ISE
11 6 (14.63%) MPLS
11 6 (14.63%) VoIP
12 5 (12.20%) EIGRP
12 5 (12.20%) IPsec
12 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Security Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Network Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) PMO Planner
7 2 (4.88%) Project Planner
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Core Network Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) IT Technician
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Planner
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) DataPower
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) PKI
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Unix
4 5 (12.20%) Check Point GAiA
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
1 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
2 7 (17.07%) Change Management
2 7 (17.07%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Network Management
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Data Loss Prevention
5 4 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) SIEM
5 4 (9.76%) Time Management
5 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (7.32%) Dependency Management
6 3 (7.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (7.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (7.32%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (4.88%) Change Control
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Governance
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (41.46%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) CCSE
4 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.63%) CCSA
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PMO
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) SCOM
3 3 (7.32%) Nessus
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix
3 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
4 9 (21.95%) F5
4 9 (21.95%) Juniper
5 7 (17.07%) Palo Alto
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
6 6 (14.63%) VMware
7 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.20%) IBM
7 5 (12.20%) IronPort
8 4 (9.76%) Dell
8 4 (9.76%) McAfee
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.32%) Qualys
10 2 (4.88%) HP
10 2 (4.88%) Splunk
10 2 (4.88%) Symantec
11 1 (2.44%) BT
11 1 (2.44%) Meraki