Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 December 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 -17
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 25 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.69% 0.55% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 6.35% 1.23% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 4
Swindon median daily rate £380 £413 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.88% +4.76% +12.50%
10th Percentile £256 £400 £330
90th Percentile £468 £495 £400
Wiltshire median daily rate £370 £416 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +4.06% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 394 324 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 42.46% 44.88% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 232 193
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £224
90th Percentile £636 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +11.76% +10.39% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 3
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +10.35%
10th Percentile £17.30 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £31.00 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £44.38 £27.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +64.35% -29.87% +77.01%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Swindon

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Swindon

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Swindon

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) VPN
4 9 (36.00%) OSPF
4 9 (36.00%) BGP
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
5 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (32.00%) CCNP
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (28.00%) MPLS
6 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 7 (28.00%) Finance
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (28.00%) F5
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (24.00%) FortiGate
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco ISE
7 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
7 6 (24.00%) Unix
7 6 (24.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) SSL
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (20.00%) Wireless
8 5 (20.00%) IPsec

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (8.00%) Apache
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) VPN
3 9 (36.00%) BGP
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (36.00%) OSPF
4 8 (32.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
7 5 (20.00%) FCoE
7 5 (20.00%) IPsec
7 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) SSL
7 5 (20.00%) VPLS
7 5 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Operational Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Security Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infoblox Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) DevOps
1 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 5 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (20.00%) Security Operations
1 5 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security
3 2 (8.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Kanban
4 1 (4.00%) Network Design
4 1 (4.00%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) CCNP
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) CISSP
3 4 (16.00%) GIAC
3 4 (16.00%) ISACA
4 2 (8.00%) CCSA
4 2 (8.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCDP
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) CCMSE
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Snort
1 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (8.00%) VMware NSX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (20.00%) OSSEC
3 3 (12.00%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) F5
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 5 (20.00%) LogRhythm
3 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) ArcSight
4 3 (12.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Qualys
6 1 (4.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (4.00%) Nokia
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat