Period
to 26 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 September 2021 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 > London
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 587 299 429
Rank change year-on-year -288 +130 +13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 123 186 343
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.94% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 2.48% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 88 156 307
10th Percentile £49,250 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £60,938 £52,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +20.83% -
75th Percentile £70,500 £85,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £95,625 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -4.35%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17,942 7,496 22,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.80% 37.79% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11,506 6,004 17,846
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £110,000 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in London

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in London.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in London

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in London over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in London

CheckPoint
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the London region over the 6 months to 26 September 2021. 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
Central London -130 8 £67,500 -18.18% 9
West London -80 3 £38,000 -20.00% 4
East London -14 2 £44,500 +24.47%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 104 (84.55%) Cisco
2 92 (74.80%) Firewall
3 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
4 59 (47.97%) Azure
5 43 (34.96%) AWS
6 41 (33.33%) F5
7 39 (31.71%) ITIL
8 37 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (29.27%) Linux
10 34 (27.64%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (27.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 32 (26.02%) Zscaler
11 32 (26.02%) CCNP
11 32 (26.02%) Service Delivery
12 30 (24.39%) Network Security
12 30 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 29 (23.58%) Patch Management
13 29 (23.58%) Information Security
14 28 (22.76%) Unix
14 28 (22.76%) Security Operations
15 27 (21.95%) Finance
16 26 (21.14%) Palo Alto
17 25 (20.33%) Windows
17 25 (20.33%) MS Visio
17 25 (20.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 24 (19.51%) Change Management
18 24 (19.51%) Remediation Plan
19 22 (17.89%) Cyberthreat
19 22 (17.89%) ServiceNow
19 22 (17.89%) Management Information System

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.81%) IIS
2 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (20.33%) MS Visio
2 21 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.81%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.81%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 59 (47.97%) Azure
2 43 (34.96%) AWS
3 21 (17.07%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (5.69%) Azure Sentinel
6 6 (4.88%) GCP
7 5 (4.07%) OpenDNS
8 4 (3.25%) SaaS
9 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.81%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (74.80%) Firewall
2 34 (27.64%) Cisco ASA
2 34 (27.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 30 (24.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 30 (24.39%) Network Security
4 20 (16.26%) BGP
5 19 (15.45%) LAN
6 18 (14.63%) MPLS
7 17 (13.82%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (13.01%) OSPF
9 12 (9.76%) WAN
10 10 (8.13%) BIG-IP
10 10 (8.13%) Internet
10 10 (8.13%) SAN
11 9 (7.32%) Wireless
11 9 (7.32%) Wireshark
12 8 (6.50%) DNS
12 8 (6.50%) SSL
13 7 (5.69%) IPv6
13 7 (5.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.81%) GoCD
2 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (21.95%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Documentation Skills
3 16 (13.01%) Social Skills
4 14 (11.38%) Telecoms
5 13 (10.57%) Banking
6 9 (7.32%) Law
7 8 (6.50%) Public Sector
8 6 (4.88%) Legal
9 5 (4.07%) Electronics
9 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
9 5 (4.07%) Marketing
10 3 (2.44%) Retail
11 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.81%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Network Engineer
2 21 (17.07%) Analyst
2 21 (17.07%) Security Specialist
3 17 (13.82%) Information Security Specialist
3 17 (13.82%) Information Specialist
3 17 (13.82%) Security Operations Specialist
3 17 (13.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Network Specialist
4 14 (11.38%) Security Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (8.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Security Engineer
7 9 (7.32%) Security Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Architect
8 8 (6.50%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 8 (6.50%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (4.88%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.89%) Middleware
2 5 (4.07%) JSON
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
3 2 (1.63%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.89%) Cyberthreat
1 22 (17.89%) Management Information System
2 13 (10.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.57%) Private Cloud
3 8 (6.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (5.69%) Digital Signage
5 5 (4.07%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (3.25%) Replication
7 3 (2.44%) PKI
8 2 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.63%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.63%) User Experience
9 1 (0.81%) Clustering
9 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.81%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.81%) IPTV
9 1 (0.81%) Legacy Systems
9 1 (0.81%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.27%) Linux
2 28 (22.76%) Unix
3 25 (20.33%) Windows
4 20 (16.26%) Windows Server
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2019
6 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (6.50%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.07%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.81%) CentOS
9 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.81%) VMS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.71%) ITIL
2 32 (26.02%) Service Delivery
3 29 (23.58%) Information Security
3 29 (23.58%) Patch Management
4 28 (22.76%) Security Operations
5 24 (19.51%) Change Management
5 24 (19.51%) Remediation Plan
6 20 (16.26%) Risk Management
7 19 (15.45%) ITSM
8 18 (14.63%) Change Control
9 15 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (12.20%) Project Delivery
10 14 (11.38%) Backlog Prioritisation
10 14 (11.38%) Epics
10 14 (11.38%) Product Backlog
10 14 (11.38%) Project Management
10 14 (11.38%) User Stories
11 13 (10.57%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (8.94%) DevOps
13 9 (7.32%) Inventory Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.01%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.20%) SQL
3 7 (5.69%) Python
4 6 (4.88%) C
5 5 (4.07%) C#
5 5 (4.07%) C++
5 5 (4.07%) VB
6 4 (3.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (30.08%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.02%) CCNP
3 22 (17.89%) CCNA
4 6 (4.88%) CCIE
4 6 (4.88%) Degree
5 5 (4.07%) CCSE
5 5 (4.07%) Check Point Certification
6 4 (3.25%) CCSA
6 4 (3.25%) CISSP
6 4 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (3.25%) JNCIA
6 4 (3.25%) MCSE
6 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.44%) GIAC
8 2 (1.63%) CEH
8 2 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.63%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.63%) GSEC
8 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (15.45%) COBIT
2 19 (15.45%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.88%) SLA
4 2 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.63%) ISO 31000
4 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (1.63%) NCSC
4 2 (1.63%) NIST
5 1 (0.81%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 21 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.69%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.88%) Snort
4 5 (4.07%) Squid
4 5 (4.07%) XenApp
5 2 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.81%) NFS
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.07%) Nessus
2 5 (4.07%) Nexpose
2 5 (4.07%) SCCM
2 5 (4.07%) Suricata
3 4 (3.25%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.63%) CASB
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.63%) Terraform
6 1 (0.81%) Ansible
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.81%) Nagios
6 1 (0.81%) QRadar
6 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (84.55%) Cisco
2 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
3 41 (33.33%) F5
4 32 (26.02%) Zscaler
5 26 (21.14%) Palo Alto
6 22 (17.89%) ServiceNow
7 21 (17.07%) Apple
8 17 (13.82%) SolarWinds
8 17 (13.82%) VMware
9 13 (10.57%) Meraki
10 11 (8.94%) Citrix
11 8 (6.50%) Fortinet
11 8 (6.50%) Splunk
12 7 (5.69%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.69%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (5.69%) Juniper
12 7 (5.69%) Qualys
12 7 (5.69%) Sophos
13 6 (4.88%) SAP
13 6 (4.88%) Symantec