Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 69 51
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 +7
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 21 9 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.11% 1.12% 3.22%
As % of the Vendors category 4.99% 3.05% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £435 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £363 £387 £285
90th Percentile £457 £480 £424
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £387
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.71% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £24.50 -
% change year-on-year -28.94% - -

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 421 295 444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.35% 36.69% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 181 300
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% +18.46%
10th Percentile £250 £305 £257
90th Percentile £513 £575 £576
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.88 £9.39 £8.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.75 £25.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +30.36% +1.38% +4.23%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in South Yorkshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Sheffield +13 17 £400 -9.60%
Doncaster - 1 £338 -
CheckPoint
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) CCNP
5 8 (38.10%) CCNA
5 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
7 6 (28.57%) Symantec
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
7 6 (28.57%) ProxySG
7 6 (28.57%) Network Security
7 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) F5
8 5 (23.81%) Ansible
8 5 (23.81%) Splunk
8 5 (23.81%) Change Control
8 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
8 5 (23.81%) Barracuda Networks
8 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 5 (23.81%) NetApp
8 5 (23.81%) Information Security
8 5 (23.81%) Python
8 5 (23.81%) Dell
8 5 (23.81%) EMC

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) GitHub
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) Network Security
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) IPsec
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 2 (9.52%) FCoE
6 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
6 2 (9.52%) MPLS
6 2 (9.52%) OSPF
6 2 (9.52%) Skype
6 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 2 (9.52%) SSL
6 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Security Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Security Manager
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Python Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Information Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Change Control
1 5 (23.81%) Information Security
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Security Management
2 4 (19.05%) Threat Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Disk Encryption
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (38.10%) CCNA
2 8 (38.10%) CCNP
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) CISSP
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) CISM
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (14.29%) CLAS
7 1 (4.76%) CCSE
7 1 (4.76%) CCSP
7 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) GDPR
1 4 (19.05%) ISO 22301
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) ProxySG
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
1 5 (23.81%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 6 (28.57%) F5
4 6 (28.57%) Symantec
5 5 (23.81%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (23.81%) Dell
5 5 (23.81%) EMC
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) Splunk
6 3 (14.29%) Capita
7 2 (9.52%) Aruba
7 2 (9.52%) Meraki
7 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) McAfee
8 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL