Period
to 20 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 170 205
Rank change year-on-year -10 +35 +55
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 180 211 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.52% 1.70% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 4.10% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 155 140 131
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,150 £32,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £65,000
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 4,899 5,145 6,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 41.43% 41.39% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3,874 4,049 5,271
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 January 2018.

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 January 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +24 104 £62,500 +38.89% 16
Essex +34 25 £52,500 -23.64% 4
Bedfordshire +10 23 £40,000 -33.33%
Cambridgeshire -56 16 £38,250 -10.00% 3
Suffolk +4 12 £45,000 +53.85%
Norfolk +11 1 £32,500 -45.83%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 161 (89.44%) Cisco
2 113 (62.78%) Firewall
3 106 (58.89%) LAN
4 102 (56.67%) WAN
5 99 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
5 99 (55.00%) Data Centre
6 86 (47.78%) Cisco Certification
7 80 (44.44%) Palo Alto
8 73 (40.56%) F5
9 71 (39.44%) Citrix
10 66 (36.67%) BGP
10 66 (36.67%) OSPF
11 63 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
12 62 (34.44%) VPN
13 58 (32.22%) CCNP
14 54 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
15 53 (29.44%) Juniper
15 53 (29.44%) Network Security
16 51 (28.33%) NetScaler
17 49 (27.22%) Fortinet
18 47 (26.11%) HTTP
18 47 (26.11%) HTML
19 46 (25.56%) CCNA
20 45 (25.00%) E-Commerce
20 45 (25.00%) VMware
21 42 (23.33%) EIGRP
22 39 (21.67%) MPLS
22 39 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
23 37 (20.56%) GLBP
23 37 (20.56%) Arista

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 2 (1.11%) MS Exchange
1 2 (1.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.56%) Apache
2 1 (0.56%) Confluence
2 1 (0.56%) IIS
2 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.33%) Akamai
2 10 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (3.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (3.89%) Amazon Glacier
4 7 (3.89%) Amazon S3
4 7 (3.89%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (3.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (3.89%) AWS CloudTrail
5 4 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (1.67%) Office 365
7 2 (1.11%) GitHub
7 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.11%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.56%) IaaS
8 1 (0.56%) PaaS
8 1 (0.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 113 (62.78%) Firewall
2 106 (58.89%) LAN
3 102 (56.67%) WAN
4 99 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
5 66 (36.67%) BGP
5 66 (36.67%) OSPF
6 63 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
7 62 (34.44%) VPN
8 54 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 53 (29.44%) Network Security
10 51 (28.33%) NetScaler
11 47 (26.11%) HTTP
12 42 (23.33%) EIGRP
13 39 (21.67%) MPLS
14 37 (20.56%) GLBP
14 37 (20.56%) IGRP
15 32 (17.78%) DNS
16 30 (16.67%) IPsec
17 25 (13.89%) DWDM
18 23 (12.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.89%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (3.33%) Big Data
3 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.56%) JIRA
6 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 17 (9.44%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Advertising
3 3 (1.67%) Automotive
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (39.44%) Network Engineer
2 35 (19.44%) Security Engineer
3 34 (18.89%) Consultant
4 32 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
5 27 (15.00%) Security Consultant
6 25 (13.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 24 (13.33%) Cisco Consultant
8 22 (12.22%) Cisco Engineer
8 22 (12.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 22 (12.22%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 20 (11.11%) Network Consultant
10 19 (10.56%) Network Security Consultant
10 19 (10.56%) Network Security Engineer
11 14 (7.78%) Analyst
11 14 (7.78%) Cisco Network Consultant
12 12 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
13 11 (6.11%) Team Leader
14 10 (5.56%) Data Centre Consultant
14 10 (5.56%) Senior Firewall Engineer
14 10 (5.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.11%) HTML
2 37 (20.56%) XML
3 6 (3.33%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.11%) JSON
4 2 (1.11%) REST
5 1 (0.56%) .NET
5 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 99 (55.00%) Data Centre
2 39 (21.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) Fat Client
3 7 (3.89%) Public Cloud
3 7 (3.89%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.67%) Reinsurance
5 3 (1.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.11%) Clustering
6 2 (1.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.11%) Fintech
6 2 (1.11%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.11%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.44%) Linux
1 8 (4.44%) Unix
2 4 (2.22%) Windows
3 3 (1.67%) CentOS
3 3 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Debian
5 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 28 (15.56%) ITIL
3 18 (10.00%) Network Management
4 17 (9.44%) Load Balancing
4 17 (9.44%) Presales
5 16 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 15 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 13 (7.22%) Analytics
7 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 12 (6.67%) Project Management
9 11 (6.11%) High Availability
10 10 (5.56%) Security Architecture
10 10 (5.56%) SIEM
11 8 (4.44%) Change Control
11 8 (4.44%) DevOps
11 8 (4.44%) Network Design
12 7 (3.89%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.44%) Python
2 5 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.22%) C#
4 3 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.11%) Ruby
6 1 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 86 (47.78%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (32.22%) CCNP
3 46 (25.56%) CCNA
4 16 (8.89%) CCSE
5 14 (7.78%) Network+ Certification
6 11 (6.11%) Degree
7 10 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (5.00%) CCDP
9 7 (3.89%) CCSA
9 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.33%) SC Cleared
10 6 (3.33%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.22%) MCITP
12 3 (1.67%) APMP
12 3 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (1.11%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.00%) PMO
2 12 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.33%) SLA
4 5 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 5 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.33%) ProxySG
2 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.78%) VMware NSX
3 4 (2.22%) vSphere
4 3 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.11%) Docker
5 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (6.67%) Cacti
2 7 (3.89%) Puppet
2 7 (3.89%) vCenter Server
3 6 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.78%) SmokePing
4 5 (2.78%) vRealize
5 4 (2.22%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.22%) TrustSec
6 3 (1.67%) Ansible
7 2 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.11%) Nagios
7 2 (1.11%) Nessus
7 2 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 161 (89.44%) Cisco
2 80 (44.44%) Palo Alto
3 73 (40.56%) F5
4 71 (39.44%) Citrix
5 53 (29.44%) Juniper
6 49 (27.22%) Fortinet
7 45 (25.00%) VMware
8 37 (20.56%) Arista
9 30 (16.67%) Blue Coat
10 23 (12.78%) Microsoft
11 16 (8.89%) Meraki
12 7 (3.89%) Sourcefire
13 6 (3.33%) HP
13 6 (3.33%) Symantec
14 5 (2.78%) Aruba
14 5 (2.78%) McAfee
14 5 (2.78%) Riverbed
14 5 (2.78%) Tufin
15 3 (1.67%) Planview
15 3 (1.67%) Polycom