Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 86 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -29 +17
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 31 7 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.80% 0.57% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 1.26% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 24
Wiltshire median daily rate £380 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +12.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £243 £404 £313
90th Percentile £465 £424 £438
South West median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +9.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £41.75

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 Wiltshire.

All Vendors
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 754 556 597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 43.86% 44.98% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 347 402
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £262 £288 £201
90th Percentile £625 £575 £588
South West median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 13 16
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.73% -32.93% +92.94%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £39.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +38.43% +42.86% -6.67%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Wiltshire

CheckPoint
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Swindon +15 27 £400 - 3
Corsham -10 2 £270 -35.71%
CheckPoint
South West

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

1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco
3 15 (48.39%) VPN
4 13 (41.94%) Windows
5 12 (38.71%) WAN
5 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (32.26%) CCNP
6 10 (32.26%) MPLS
6 10 (32.26%) OSPF
6 10 (32.26%) Finance
7 8 (25.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
7 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (25.81%) BGP
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
8 7 (22.58%) F5
9 6 (19.35%) FortiGate
9 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) VoIP
9 6 (19.35%) Unix
10 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
10 5 (16.13%) CCNA
10 5 (16.13%) SSL
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Prime
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.13%) IPsec

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) VPN
3 12 (38.71%) WAN
4 10 (32.26%) MPLS
4 10 (32.26%) OSPF
5 8 (25.81%) BGP
5 8 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (25.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (22.58%) Wireless
7 6 (19.35%) EIGRP
7 6 (19.35%) LAN
7 6 (19.35%) VoIP
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (16.13%) FCoE
8 5 (16.13%) IPsec
8 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
8 5 (16.13%) SSL
8 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
8 5 (16.13%) VPLS
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Network Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Operational Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Operations Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Security Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Check Point Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Infoblox Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
2 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) DevOps
1 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
1 5 (16.13%) Security Architecture
1 5 (16.13%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
1 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) High Availability
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (3.23%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Kanban
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
1 2 (6.45%) Tcl
2 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (32.26%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 5 (16.13%) CCNA
5 4 (12.90%) CISSP
5 4 (12.90%) GIAC
5 4 (12.90%) ISACA
6 3 (9.68%) CCSA
6 3 (9.68%) CCSE
6 3 (9.68%) Degree
7 2 (6.45%) JNCIE
8 1 (3.23%) CCDP
8 1 (3.23%) CCMSE
8 1 (3.23%) HND
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware NSX
2 2 (6.45%) Snort
2 2 (6.45%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) FortiGate
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (16.13%) OSSEC
3 2 (6.45%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) F5
4 5 (16.13%) LogRhythm
4 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) Blue Coat
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) Infoblox
6 3 (9.68%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) Juniper
7 2 (6.45%) Qualys
8 1 (3.23%) CA
8 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat