Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 29 133
Rank change year-on-year -25 +104 -89
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 54 121 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.12% 7.10% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 9.84% 15.24% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 101 20
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £19,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 549 794 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.88% 46.57% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 474 678 888
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,575 £22,350 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Kent

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Kent 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
West Malling +15 26 £49,000 -30.00%
Dartford -15 11 - -
Maidstone +20 1 £47,500 +11.76%
CheckPoint
South East

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 Kent region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 45 (83.33%) WAN
3 44 (81.48%) Firewall
4 37 (68.52%) MPLS
4 37 (68.52%) F5
5 31 (57.41%) Cisco ASA
5 31 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (50.00%) ITIL
7 26 (48.15%) CCNA
8 25 (46.30%) CCIE
8 25 (46.30%) VPN
8 25 (46.30%) Load Balancing
9 24 (44.44%) Change Management
10 23 (42.59%) CCNP
11 22 (40.74%) Cisco PIX
11 22 (40.74%) VLAN
11 22 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
11 22 (40.74%) SolarWinds
11 22 (40.74%) Palo Alto
12 20 (37.04%) LAN
13 17 (31.48%) Blue Coat
14 16 (29.63%) Wireless
15 15 (27.78%) IPsec
16 14 (25.93%) Aruba
17 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
18 11 (20.37%) DNS
18 11 (20.37%) DHCP
18 11 (20.37%) SNMP
18 11 (20.37%) DPNSS
18 11 (20.37%) 802.11

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (83.33%) WAN
2 44 (81.48%) Firewall
3 37 (68.52%) MPLS
4 31 (57.41%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (46.30%) VPN
6 22 (40.74%) Cisco PIX
6 22 (40.74%) VLAN
7 20 (37.04%) LAN
8 16 (29.63%) Wireless
9 15 (27.78%) IPsec
10 11 (20.37%) 802.11
10 11 (20.37%) DHCP
10 11 (20.37%) DNS
10 11 (20.37%) DPNSS
10 11 (20.37%) QSIG
10 11 (20.37%) SNMP
11 10 (18.52%) Telepresence
11 10 (18.52%) WLAN
12 8 (14.81%) Network Security
13 5 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 4 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (72.22%) Network Engineer
2 29 (53.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 28 (51.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 22 (40.74%) Deployment Engineer
4 22 (40.74%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 17 (31.48%) WAN Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Firewall Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) IT Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) IT Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Network Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Network Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Security Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) ITIL
2 25 (46.30%) Load Balancing
3 24 (44.44%) Change Management
4 22 (40.74%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (18.52%) Information Security
6 9 (16.67%) Network Architecture
7 5 (9.26%) Change Control
7 5 (9.26%) Presales
7 5 (9.26%) PRINCE
7 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Security Operations
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Time Management
9 2 (3.70%) Migration
10 1 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (1.85%) Network Design
10 1 (1.85%) Process Management
10 1 (1.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 31 (57.41%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (48.15%) CCNA
3 25 (46.30%) CCIE
4 23 (42.59%) CCNP
5 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.56%) CCDA
6 3 (5.56%) CCSA
6 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.70%) CCSE
7 2 (3.70%) HNC
7 2 (3.70%) HND
8 1 (1.85%) CCDP
8 1 (1.85%) CISA
8 1 (1.85%) CISM
8 1 (1.85%) CISSP
8 1 (1.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 10 (18.52%) ProxySG
1 10 (18.52%) Virtual Servers
1 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 49 (90.74%) Cisco
2 37 (68.52%) F5
3 22 (40.74%) Palo Alto
3 22 (40.74%) SolarWinds
4 17 (31.48%) Blue Coat
5 14 (25.93%) Aruba
6 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 10 (18.52%) Fortinet
7 10 (18.52%) HP
7 10 (18.52%) ProCurve
7 10 (18.52%) Riverbed
7 10 (18.52%) VMware
8 8 (14.81%) Juniper
9 3 (5.56%) Avaya
10 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.85%) Capita
11 1 (1.85%) Mitel
11 1 (1.85%) Splunk