Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 109 157
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 +15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 77 110 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.75% 2.46% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 3.63% 5.02% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 54 45
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.52% -13.16% -9.52%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £57,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.55% +13.53%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2120 2192 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 48.29% 48.93% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1731 2175
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Hertfordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Watford -22 17 £60,000 +33.33%
Hatfield -13 12 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Welwyn Garden City -6 2 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead -19 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Stevenage - 2 £40,250 -
St Albans -1 1 £20,500 -70.71%
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 75 (97.40%) Cisco
2 60 (77.92%) Cisco ASA
3 59 (76.62%) Palo Alto
4 58 (75.32%) Data Centre
5 54 (70.13%) Citrix
6 47 (61.04%) Firewall
7 45 (58.44%) VPN
7 45 (58.44%) LAN
8 43 (55.84%) OSPF
8 43 (55.84%) BGP
8 43 (55.84%) F5
9 40 (51.95%) NetScaler
9 40 (51.95%) Fortinet
10 39 (50.65%) E-Commerce
11 38 (49.35%) HTTP
11 38 (49.35%) HTML
12 37 (48.05%) WAN
13 36 (46.75%) Cisco IOS
14 35 (45.45%) Juniper
15 34 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (41.56%) MPLS
17 28 (36.36%) EIGRP
17 28 (36.36%) IGRP
17 28 (36.36%) XML
17 28 (36.36%) GLBP
17 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (36.36%) Arista
18 27 (35.06%) VMware
19 26 (33.77%) IPsec
20 24 (31.17%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.58%) Akamai
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudTrail
2 2 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (77.92%) Cisco ASA
2 47 (61.04%) Firewall
3 45 (58.44%) LAN
3 45 (58.44%) VPN
4 43 (55.84%) BGP
4 43 (55.84%) OSPF
5 40 (51.95%) NetScaler
6 38 (49.35%) HTTP
7 37 (48.05%) WAN
8 36 (46.75%) Cisco IOS
9 32 (41.56%) MPLS
10 28 (36.36%) EIGRP
10 28 (36.36%) GLBP
10 28 (36.36%) IGRP
11 26 (33.77%) IPsec
12 22 (28.57%) Network Security
13 17 (22.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (20.78%) DWDM
15 15 (19.48%) DNS
16 14 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.60%) Advertising
1 2 (2.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Network Engineer
2 25 (32.47%) Security Engineer
3 24 (31.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 23 (29.87%) Senior Security Engineer
5 15 (19.48%) Cisco Consultant
5 15 (19.48%) Consultant
6 13 (16.88%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 13 (16.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (16.88%) Security Consultant
7 11 (14.29%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 10 (12.99%) Data Centre Consultant
8 10 (12.99%) Firewall Engineer
8 10 (12.99%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Network Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.90%) Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (49.35%) HTML
2 28 (36.36%) XML
3 2 (2.60%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 58 (75.32%) Data Centre
2 28 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Unix
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) E-Commerce
2 14 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 14 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 12 (15.58%) Analytics
3 12 (15.58%) SIEM
4 9 (11.69%) ITIL
5 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.49%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.49%) Security Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (3.90%) Network Management
10 2 (2.60%) Fault Management
10 2 (2.60%) High Availability
10 2 (2.60%) Presales
10 2 (2.60%) Project Management
10 2 (2.60%) Service Design
10 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.60%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 2 (2.60%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.60%) Python
2 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (44.16%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (25.97%) CCNP
3 13 (16.88%) CCNA
4 5 (6.49%) CCSA
4 5 (6.49%) CCSE
5 3 (3.90%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.88%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) ProxySG
2 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.60%) Puppet
1 2 (2.60%) vCenter Server
1 2 (2.60%) vRealize
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (97.40%) Cisco
2 59 (76.62%) Palo Alto
3 54 (70.13%) Citrix
4 43 (55.84%) F5
5 40 (51.95%) Fortinet
6 35 (45.45%) Juniper
7 28 (36.36%) Arista
8 27 (35.06%) VMware
9 24 (31.17%) Blue Coat
10 5 (6.49%) Sourcefire
11 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.60%) Aruba
12 2 (2.60%) Meraki
12 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.60%) Tufin
13 1 (1.30%) HP