Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 20 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 163 222
Rank change year-on-year -10 +59 +38
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 203 217 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.68% 1.66% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.06% 3.97% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 167 149 121
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +12.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4997 5467 6843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.44% 41.92% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 4361 5482
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the East of England

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -22 78 £62,500 +47.06% 5
Bedfordshire +37 48 £46,250 -17.78%
Essex +39 34 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Suffolk +12 21 £45,000 +16.88%
Cambridgeshire -53 21 £45,000 +5.88%
Norfolk +13 1 £32,500 -45.83%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 185 (91.13%) Cisco
2 137 (67.49%) Firewall
3 129 (63.55%) Cisco Certification
4 126 (62.07%) LAN
5 121 (59.61%) WAN
6 113 (55.67%) Data Centre
7 99 (48.77%) Cisco ASA
8 83 (40.89%) CCNP
9 74 (36.45%) OSPF
9 74 (36.45%) BGP
10 73 (35.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 72 (35.47%) CCNA
11 72 (35.47%) Network Security
12 71 (34.98%) F5
13 70 (34.48%) Palo Alto
14 63 (31.03%) Cisco IOS
15 62 (30.54%) VPN
16 57 (28.08%) Citrix
17 51 (25.12%) Juniper
18 48 (23.65%) Fortinet
19 46 (22.66%) DNS
20 41 (20.20%) NetScaler
21 39 (19.21%) HTTP
21 39 (19.21%) E-Commerce
21 39 (19.21%) HTML
22 38 (18.72%) MPLS
23 37 (18.23%) Network Management
23 37 (18.23%) VMware
24 36 (17.73%) EIGRP
25 34 (16.75%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.48%) MS Exchange
1 3 (1.48%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.49%) Apache
2 1 (0.49%) Confluence
2 1 (0.49%) IIS
2 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (5.91%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) Akamai
2 9 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.97%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon Glacier
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.99%) AWS CloudTrail
6 2 (0.99%) GitHub
6 2 (0.99%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.99%) Office 365
6 2 (0.99%) PaaS
7 1 (0.49%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.49%) IaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 137 (67.49%) Firewall
2 126 (62.07%) LAN
3 121 (59.61%) WAN
4 99 (48.77%) Cisco ASA
5 74 (36.45%) BGP
5 74 (36.45%) OSPF
6 73 (35.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 72 (35.47%) Network Security
8 63 (31.03%) Cisco IOS
9 62 (30.54%) VPN
10 46 (22.66%) DNS
11 41 (20.20%) NetScaler
12 39 (19.21%) HTTP
13 38 (18.72%) MPLS
14 36 (17.73%) EIGRP
15 31 (15.27%) DHCP
16 30 (14.78%) IPsec
17 29 (14.29%) IGRP
17 29 (14.29%) TCP/IP
17 29 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.49%) Big Data
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.97%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (7.88%) Finance
2 6 (2.96%) Automotive
2 6 (2.96%) Retail
3 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.99%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 98 (48.28%) Network Engineer
2 39 (19.21%) Consultant
3 38 (18.72%) Cisco Engineer
3 38 (18.72%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 38 (18.72%) Senior Network Engineer
4 36 (17.73%) Security Engineer
5 31 (15.27%) Security Consultant
6 28 (13.79%) Cisco Consultant
7 26 (12.81%) Senior Security Engineer
8 25 (12.32%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 24 (11.82%) Network Consultant
9 24 (11.82%) Network Security Engineer
10 22 (10.84%) Network Security Consultant
11 19 (9.36%) WAN Engineer
12 18 (8.87%) Cisco Network Consultant
13 16 (7.88%) LAN Engineer
14 15 (7.39%) Check Point Consultant
14 15 (7.39%) LAN/WAN Engineer
15 14 (6.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
16 11 (5.42%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.21%) HTML
2 29 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (1.97%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.99%) JSON
4 2 (0.99%) REST
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 113 (55.67%) Data Centre
2 34 (16.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.42%) Driving Licence
4 10 (4.93%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.48%) Fintech
5 3 (1.48%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.48%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.99%) Clustering
6 2 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.99%) iSeries
6 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.49%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.90%) Linux
2 13 (6.40%) Windows
3 6 (2.96%) Unix
4 3 (1.48%) CentOS
4 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.48%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) Debian
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.21%) E-Commerce
2 37 (18.23%) Network Management
3 32 (15.76%) ITIL
4 25 (12.32%) Load Balancing
5 24 (11.82%) Presales
6 17 (8.37%) Analytics
7 16 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (7.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 15 (7.39%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 13 (6.40%) Network Design
9 13 (6.40%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (6.40%) Time Management
10 12 (5.91%) Incident Management
10 12 (5.91%) SIEM
11 11 (5.42%) Project Management
12 10 (4.93%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.43%) Change Control
13 9 (4.43%) Statistics
14 8 (3.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.96%) Python
2 4 (1.97%) C#
3 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.48%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.99%) Ruby
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) Jython
Qualifications
1 129 (63.55%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (40.89%) CCNP
3 72 (35.47%) CCNA
4 28 (13.79%) CCSE
5 27 (13.30%) Network+ Certification
6 23 (11.33%) CCSA
7 22 (10.84%) CCDP
8 8 (3.94%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (3.45%) Degree
9 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.46%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.97%) APMP
11 4 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.97%) MCITP
11 4 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.49%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.87%) PMO
2 6 (2.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.96%) ProxySG
3 4 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.48%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.99%) Docker
5 2 (0.99%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (12.32%) Cacti
2 12 (5.91%) SmokePing
3 5 (2.46%) Puppet
4 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.97%) TrustSec
5 3 (1.48%) Ansible
5 3 (1.48%) Cisco CME
5 3 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.48%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.48%) vRealize
6 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.49%) Salt
7 1 (0.49%) SCCM
7 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 185 (91.13%) Cisco
2 71 (34.98%) F5
3 70 (34.48%) Palo Alto
4 57 (28.08%) Citrix
5 51 (25.12%) Juniper
6 48 (23.65%) Fortinet
7 37 (18.23%) VMware
8 30 (14.78%) Blue Coat
9 29 (14.29%) Arista
10 25 (12.32%) Microsoft
11 24 (11.82%) Meraki
12 8 (3.94%) HP
13 7 (3.45%) Avaya
13 7 (3.45%) Polycom
14 5 (2.46%) Remedy
14 5 (2.46%) Sourcefire
15 4 (1.97%) Planview
16 3 (1.48%) Aruba
16 3 (1.48%) Riverbed
16 3 (1.48%) Tufin