Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 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 > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 412 345 258
Rank change year-on-year -67 -87 +27
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 447 664 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.90% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 2.05% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 391 590 947
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,808 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -

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 28,680 32,450 32,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.91% 43.78% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22,414 24,506 27,959
London median annual salary £58,063 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.57% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in London

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in London

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 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
Central London -13 156 £65,000 +10.64% 14
West London +14 25 £70,000 +40.00% 4
East London -21 5 £57,000 -12.31% 2
North London -3 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
South London +1 1 - - 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 403 (90.16%) Cisco
2 333 (74.50%) Firewall
3 285 (63.76%) Cisco Certification
4 244 (54.59%) CCNP
5 186 (41.61%) WAN
5 186 (41.61%) F5
6 175 (39.15%) Cisco ASA
7 164 (36.69%) Finance
8 163 (36.47%) Network Security
9 156 (34.90%) Palo Alto
10 151 (33.78%) LAN
11 149 (33.33%) CCIE
12 143 (31.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 126 (28.19%) BGP
14 125 (27.96%) Microsoft
15 124 (27.74%) OSPF
16 122 (27.29%) Juniper
17 108 (24.16%) VMware
18 97 (21.70%) Wireless
19 91 (20.36%) Windows
20 90 (20.13%) VPN
21 85 (19.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 84 (18.79%) CCNA
23 83 (18.57%) SolarWinds
24 79 (17.67%) DNS
25 73 (16.33%) Active Directory
26 70 (15.66%) Network Monitoring
27 67 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
28 65 (14.54%) MPLS
29 63 (14.09%) Wi-Fi

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 21 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (2.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (2.46%) Skype for Business
3 10 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.01%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.79%) IIS
6 6 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.89%) Apache
8 3 (0.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.24%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.22%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.58%) Mimecast
4 15 (3.36%) Office 365
5 11 (2.46%) PaaS
6 10 (2.24%) IaaS
7 8 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.79%) Serverless
8 6 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.89%) SaaS
10 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.45%) Azure Functions
11 2 (0.45%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 333 (74.50%) Firewall
2 186 (41.61%) WAN
3 175 (39.15%) Cisco ASA
4 163 (36.47%) Network Security
5 151 (33.78%) LAN
6 143 (31.99%) Cisco Nexus
7 126 (28.19%) BGP
8 124 (27.74%) OSPF
9 97 (21.70%) Wireless
10 90 (20.13%) VPN
11 85 (19.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 79 (17.67%) DNS
13 65 (14.54%) MPLS
14 63 (14.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 63 (14.09%) Wi-Fi
15 60 (13.42%) NX-OS
16 59 (13.20%) DHCP
17 57 (12.75%) BIG-IP
17 57 (12.75%) Cisco IOS
18 51 (11.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.34%) Big Data
4 6 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (2.91%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.67%) Hudson
3 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.67%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 164 (36.69%) Finance
2 63 (14.09%) Banking
3 42 (9.40%) Law
4 38 (8.50%) Retail
5 31 (6.94%) Telecoms
6 30 (6.71%) Legal
7 27 (6.04%) Advertising
8 16 (3.58%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.89%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.89%) Local Government
11 3 (0.67%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 227 (50.78%) Network Engineer
2 69 (15.44%) Analyst
3 56 (12.53%) Security Engineer
4 54 (12.08%) Senior Network Engineer
5 46 (10.29%) Cisco Engineer
6 44 (9.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 41 (9.17%) Network Security Engineer
8 37 (8.28%) Security Analyst
9 35 (7.83%) Consultant
10 30 (6.71%) Network Specialist
10 30 (6.71%) Security Specialist
11 28 (6.26%) Network Security Specialist
12 26 (5.82%) Architect
13 24 (5.37%) Cisco Analyst
13 24 (5.37%) Security Consultant
14 22 (4.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 22 (4.92%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 21 (4.70%) Cisco Security Analyst
15 21 (4.70%) Network Consultant
16 20 (4.47%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (11.41%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.57%) XMPP
3 5 (1.12%) Web Services
4 4 (0.89%) LDAP
5 2 (0.45%) CSS
5 2 (0.45%) HTML
5 2 (0.45%) JSON
5 2 (0.45%) Middleware
5 2 (0.45%) SAML
6 1 (0.22%) CGI
6 1 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.99%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (13.42%) Data Centre
3 32 (7.16%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.80%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.01%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.34%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.34%) PKI
8 5 (1.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
9 4 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (0.89%) Clustering
9 4 (0.89%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (0.89%) iPhone
10 3 (0.67%) CESG
10 3 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.67%) CLARiiON
10 3 (0.67%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (0.67%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 91 (20.36%) Windows
2 39 (8.72%) Windows Server
3 38 (8.50%) Unix
4 30 (6.71%) Linux
5 26 (5.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.89%) Solaris
9 3 (0.67%) Debian
9 3 (0.67%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.45%) CentOS
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.22%) AIX
11 1 (0.22%) SUSE
11 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (15.66%) Network Monitoring
2 61 (13.65%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (11.86%) ITIL
4 48 (10.74%) Kalman Filter
5 45 (10.07%) Load Balancing
6 44 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 38 (8.50%) SIEM
8 35 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 35 (7.83%) Web Filtering
9 34 (7.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 33 (7.38%) Project Management
11 31 (6.94%) Network Management
12 27 (6.04%) Network Load Balancing
12 27 (6.04%) Time Management
13 26 (5.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 25 (5.59%) Network Design
15 24 (5.37%) Due Diligence
16 22 (4.92%) Fund Management
17 21 (4.70%) Presales
18 19 (4.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 38 (8.50%) Python
2 33 (7.38%) SQL
3 26 (5.82%) PowerShell
4 15 (3.36%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.24%) Perl
6 5 (1.12%) Ruby
7 3 (0.67%) Java
7 3 (0.67%) R
7 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.45%) AWK
8 2 (0.45%) Groovy
8 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.45%) PHP
8 2 (0.45%) sed
9 1 (0.22%) Go
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 285 (63.76%) Cisco Certification
2 244 (54.59%) CCNP
3 149 (33.33%) CCIE
4 84 (18.79%) CCNA
5 52 (11.63%) Degree
6 38 (8.50%) CCSA
7 33 (7.38%) CCSE
8 32 (7.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 27 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (5.82%) CEH
10 26 (5.82%) GIAC
10 26 (5.82%) MCSE
11 24 (5.37%) CISSP
12 22 (4.92%) GSEC
13 17 (3.80%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 15 (3.36%) Security Cleared
15 12 (2.68%) CCDP
15 12 (2.68%) JNCIP
16 11 (2.46%) CCSP
17 10 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 25 (5.59%) Cyber Essentials
2 25 (5.59%) PCI DSS
3 19 (4.25%) SLA
4 7 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (1.34%) GDPR
5 6 (1.34%) PMO
6 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 73 (16.33%) Active Directory
2 46 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.59%) Firmware
4 18 (4.03%) XenDesktop
5 13 (2.91%) DFS Replication
6 12 (2.68%) XenApp
7 10 (2.24%) XenServer
8 9 (2.01%) VMware NSX
9 8 (1.79%) vSphere
10 7 (1.57%) Hyper-V
10 7 (1.57%) Snort
11 6 (1.34%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.89%) Docker
12 4 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (5.59%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (3.58%) Puppet
3 13 (2.91%) Ansible
4 11 (2.46%) Terraform
4 11 (2.46%) vCenter Server
5 10 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (2.24%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (1.34%) Nessus
7 6 (1.34%) Stealthwatch
7 6 (1.34%) TrustSec
8 5 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.89%) AirWatch
9 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.67%) Cacti
10 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.67%) Nagios
10 3 (0.67%) Nmap
10 3 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 403 (90.16%) Cisco
2 186 (41.61%) F5
3 156 (34.90%) Palo Alto
4 125 (27.96%) Microsoft
5 122 (27.29%) Juniper
6 108 (24.16%) VMware
7 83 (18.57%) SolarWinds
8 52 (11.63%) HP
9 44 (9.84%) Blue Coat
10 36 (8.05%) Citrix
11 32 (7.16%) Fortinet
12 31 (6.94%) Riverbed
13 30 (6.71%) Zscaler
14 26 (5.82%) ForeScout
14 26 (5.82%) Infoblox
15 25 (5.59%) Dell
16 19 (4.25%) Symantec
17 18 (4.03%) NetApp
18 16 (3.58%) Meraki
19 15 (3.36%) Imperva