The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

CheckPoint
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 88 110
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.32% 1.70% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 4.86% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 1
Median salary £44,000 £49,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +50.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 388 514 547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 31.04% 34.99% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 269 375 408
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +6.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Cambridge

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Cambridge.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (41.67%) OSPF
5 5 (41.67%) BGP
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) SLA
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) F5
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
8 2 (16.67%) FTP
8 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) ISDN
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) VoIP
8 2 (16.67%) WLAN
8 2 (16.67%) IPv4
8 2 (16.67%) CCIE
8 2 (16.67%) IPsec

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (41.67%) BGP
4 5 (41.67%) OSPF
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
7 2 (16.67%) FTP
7 2 (16.67%) H.323
7 2 (16.67%) IPsec
7 2 (16.67%) IPv4
7 2 (16.67%) ISDN
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 2 (16.67%) WLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CCIE
3 2 (16.67%) CCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Mitel
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) VMware