Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 267 280
Rank change year-on-year -88 +13 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1487 2302 2416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.89% 1.29% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 2.96% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1887 1975
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £73,750
UK 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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74106 77784 93967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.35% 43.69% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57742 63403 77267
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in England

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in England

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in England

CheckPoint
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the England region over the 6 months to 19 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
London -103 603 £60,000 +9.09% 15
South East -69 321 £50,000 - 13
East of England -1 202 £52,500 +10.53% 4
North of England +10 163 £47,500 +4.97% 5
Midlands -53 153 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Midlands -24 114 £45,750 +7.65% 3
North West +18 89 £47,500 +15.15%
Yorkshire +23 73 £42,500 -15.00% 5
South West -32 55 £40,000 -9.09%
East Midlands -43 39 £42,500 - 2
North East -2 1 £39,000 +30.00%
CheckPoint
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 England region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 1281 (86.15%) Cisco
2 1111 (74.71%) Firewall
3 684 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
4 597 (40.15%) WAN
5 585 (39.34%) Juniper
6 559 (37.59%) F5
7 525 (35.31%) Network Security
8 521 (35.04%) CCNP
9 512 (34.43%) LAN
10 485 (32.62%) Palo Alto
11 478 (32.15%) Cisco ASA
12 407 (27.37%) Data Centre
13 378 (25.42%) VPN
14 350 (23.54%) CCNA
15 331 (22.26%) ITIL
16 320 (21.52%) MPLS
17 317 (21.32%) Finance
18 315 (21.18%) Windows
19 302 (20.31%) BGP
20 300 (20.17%) TCP/IP
21 298 (20.04%) OSPF
22 270 (18.16%) VMware
23 267 (17.96%) Cisco Nexus
24 253 (17.01%) DNS
25 241 (16.21%) SIEM
26 234 (15.74%) Wireless
27 212 (14.26%) Linux
28 211 (14.19%) Fortinet
29 208 (13.99%) Load Balancing
30 202 (13.58%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 67 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 45 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 43 (2.89%) IIS
4 26 (1.75%) Skype for Business
5 22 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (0.81%) CMS
7 11 (0.74%) Apache
7 11 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (0.47%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 6 (0.40%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.27%) Confluence
12 3 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.20%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.20%) nginx
12 3 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (1.82%) MS Visio
2 22 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.20%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.067%) Primavera
3 1 (0.067%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 118 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.76%) Office 365
4 31 (2.08%) IaaS
5 22 (1.48%) PaaS
6 19 (1.28%) SaaS
7 18 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 15 (1.01%) Akamai
9 11 (0.74%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudTrail
15 2 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1111 (74.71%) Firewall
2 597 (40.15%) WAN
3 525 (35.31%) Network Security
4 512 (34.43%) LAN
5 478 (32.15%) Cisco ASA
6 378 (25.42%) VPN
7 320 (21.52%) MPLS
8 302 (20.31%) BGP
9 300 (20.17%) TCP/IP
10 298 (20.04%) OSPF
11 267 (17.96%) Cisco Nexus
12 253 (17.01%) DNS
13 234 (15.74%) Wireless
14 163 (10.96%) DHCP
15 162 (10.89%) EIGRP
16 161 (10.83%) IPsec
17 136 (9.15%) VLAN
18 122 (8.20%) Cisco IOS
19 105 (7.06%) Internet
20 81 (5.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (4.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (0.67%) Redis
4 9 (0.61%) MongoDB
5 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.47%) Oracle Database
7 6 (0.40%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.27%) DB2
9 4 (0.27%) GIS
9 4 (0.27%) MySQL
9 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.13%) Big Data
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.067%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.067%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.067%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (0.27%) JIRA
4 4 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
General
1 317 (21.32%) Finance
2 87 (5.85%) Banking
3 57 (3.83%) Law
4 42 (2.82%) Legal
5 38 (2.56%) Digital Economy
6 33 (2.22%) German Language
7 29 (1.95%) Retail
8 26 (1.75%) French Language
9 24 (1.61%) Advertising
10 20 (1.34%) Investment Banking
11 18 (1.21%) Telecoms
12 15 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.87%) Billing
14 9 (0.61%) Games
14 9 (0.61%) Publishing
15 8 (0.54%) Automotive
16 7 (0.47%) Back Office
17 5 (0.34%) Marketing
18 4 (0.27%) Military
19 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 575 (38.67%) Network Engineer
2 237 (15.94%) Security Engineer
3 234 (15.74%) Analyst
4 209 (14.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 179 (12.04%) Security Analyst
6 177 (11.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 156 (10.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 154 (10.36%) Senior Network Engineer
9 115 (7.73%) Consultant
10 112 (7.53%) Network Analyst
11 99 (6.66%) Architect
12 93 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
13 89 (5.99%) Support Engineer
14 87 (5.85%) Firewall Engineer
15 85 (5.72%) Security Consultant
16 80 (5.38%) Network Support
17 79 (5.31%) Network Consultant
18 60 (4.03%) Network Security Consultant
19 59 (3.97%) Cisco Analyst
20 57 (3.83%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (3.30%) 802.1X
2 38 (2.56%) HTML
3 32 (2.15%) XML
4 28 (1.88%) Web Services
5 16 (1.08%) Middleware
6 14 (0.94%) .NET
7 10 (0.67%) XMPP
8 8 (0.54%) JSON
8 8 (0.54%) REST
9 6 (0.40%) Java EE
9 6 (0.40%) SOAP
9 6 (0.40%) WSDL
9 6 (0.40%) XSD
10 4 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.13%) Regular Expression
12 1 (0.067%) LAMP
12 1 (0.067%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 407 (27.37%) Data Centre
2 99 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 38 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 37 (2.49%) PKI
7 33 (2.22%) Security Operations Centre
8 30 (2.02%) Virtual Team
9 25 (1.68%) Driving Licence
10 19 (1.28%) FlexPod
11 18 (1.21%) Clustering
12 16 (1.08%) CMDB
13 15 (1.01%) iPad
13 15 (1.01%) Reinsurance
14 14 (0.94%) Public Cloud
15 12 (0.81%) CESG
16 11 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (0.67%) User Experience
18 9 (0.61%) CLARiiON
18 9 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 315 (21.18%) Windows
2 212 (14.26%) Linux
3 130 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 121 (8.14%) Unix
5 66 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 47 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (1.95%) Solaris
9 28 (1.88%) Windows 2000
10 27 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (1.68%) CentOS
12 24 (1.61%) Ubuntu
13 17 (1.14%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.61%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.54%) AIX
16 6 (0.40%) Debian
16 6 (0.40%) Windows 10
17 5 (0.34%) Kali Linux
18 4 (0.27%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.27%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (22.26%) ITIL
2 241 (16.21%) SIEM
3 208 (13.99%) Load Balancing
4 146 (9.82%) Network Design
5 137 (9.21%) Network Management
6 131 (8.81%) Change Management
7 126 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
8 115 (7.73%) Cybersecurity
9 107 (7.20%) Presales
9 107 (7.20%) Service Delivery
10 99 (6.66%) Information Security
11 85 (5.72%) Project Management
12 80 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 78 (5.25%) Penetration Testing
13 78 (5.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
14 75 (5.04%) Security Operations
15 74 (4.98%) Incident Management
16 72 (4.84%) Risk Management
17 68 (4.57%) E-Commerce
18 66 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 73 (4.91%) Python
2 49 (3.30%) PowerShell
2 49 (3.30%) SQL
3 38 (2.56%) Java
4 32 (2.15%) Perl
5 19 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 15 (1.01%) C
6 15 (1.01%) C#
7 14 (0.94%) Ruby
8 7 (0.47%) C++
9 5 (0.34%) C-shell
9 5 (0.34%) Korn
9 5 (0.34%) PHP
9 5 (0.34%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.34%) VB
10 4 (0.27%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.27%) Tcl
11 3 (0.20%) VBScript
12 1 (0.067%) Jython
Qualifications
1 684 (46.00%) Cisco Certification
2 521 (35.04%) CCNP
3 350 (23.54%) CCNA
4 169 (11.37%) CCIE
5 158 (10.63%) CCSE
6 151 (10.15%) CCSA
7 112 (7.53%) CISSP
8 100 (6.72%) Degree
9 76 (5.11%) Check Point Certification
10 67 (4.51%) Security Cleared
11 58 (3.90%) SC Cleared
12 51 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 50 (3.36%) CCDP
13 50 (3.36%) JNCIP
14 48 (3.23%) CISM
15 44 (2.96%) MCSE
16 43 (2.89%) GIAC
17 42 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
18 37 (2.49%) CEH
18 37 (2.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (6.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 74 (4.98%) SLA
3 39 (2.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 38 (2.56%) PMO
5 32 (2.15%) QA
6 28 (1.88%) PCI DSS
7 15 (1.01%) NIST 800
8 14 (0.94%) COBIT
9 8 (0.54%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.40%) GDPR
10 6 (0.40%) GPG13
11 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.067%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.067%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 163 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 159 (10.69%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.63%) ProxySG
4 49 (3.30%) vSphere
5 37 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
6 35 (2.35%) Hyper-V
7 31 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (1.68%) XenApp
9 20 (1.34%) XenDesktop
10 18 (1.21%) Docker
11 13 (0.87%) Xen
12 11 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 11 (0.74%) VMware NSX
13 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.54%) vCloud
15 7 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.47%) Snort
16 6 (0.40%) Firmware
17 5 (0.34%) NFS
Systems Management
1 107 (7.20%) FortiGate
2 35 (2.35%) SCCM
3 33 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
4 28 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
5 26 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 25 (1.68%) Cacti
7 23 (1.55%) Puppet
8 22 (1.48%) McAfee ePO
9 21 (1.41%) Backup Exec
9 21 (1.41%) Nagios
10 18 (1.21%) Ansible
11 16 (1.08%) SCOM
12 15 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 15 (1.01%) vCenter Server
13 12 (0.81%) SmokePing
14 11 (0.74%) TrustSec
15 10 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
16 8 (0.54%) Pingdom
16 8 (0.54%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1281 (86.15%) Cisco
2 585 (39.34%) Juniper
3 559 (37.59%) F5
4 485 (32.62%) Palo Alto
5 270 (18.16%) VMware
6 211 (14.19%) Fortinet
7 202 (13.58%) Microsoft
8 201 (13.52%) Blue Coat
9 199 (13.38%) HP
10 153 (10.29%) Citrix
11 126 (8.47%) SolarWinds
12 90 (6.05%) Aruba
13 74 (4.98%) Meraki
14 66 (4.44%) Riverbed
15 64 (4.30%) Sourcefire
16 61 (4.10%) McAfee
17 53 (3.56%) Brocade
18 51 (3.43%) Dell
19 45 (3.03%) NetApp
20 42 (2.82%) IBM