Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 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
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 482 419 385
Rank change year-on-year -63 -34 +51
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 112 229 464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.45% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 86 184 434
10th Percentile £53,125 £42,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £60,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +7.44% +5.22%
75th Percentile £77,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £88,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -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 12,057 15,769 23,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.85% 39.68% 40.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8,845 12,386 18,641
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £44,646
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +1.01%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +4 25 £80,000 +6.67% 4
West London +19 2 £51,250 +13.89%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 103 (91.96%) Cisco
2 100 (89.29%) Firewall
3 47 (41.96%) Azure
3 47 (41.96%) AWS
3 47 (41.96%) Palo Alto
4 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 41 (36.61%) F5
6 39 (34.82%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (33.04%) Finance
8 30 (26.79%) BGP
9 29 (25.89%) Network Security
10 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (25.00%) CCNP
10 28 (25.00%) OSPF
11 26 (23.21%) TCP/IP
12 25 (22.32%) Security Operations
12 25 (22.32%) Social Skills
13 24 (21.43%) ITIL
14 22 (19.64%) LAN
14 22 (19.64%) WAN
14 22 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 22 (19.64%) Data Centre
14 22 (19.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 21 (18.75%) Zscaler
16 20 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
16 20 (17.86%) Fortinet
16 20 (17.86%) CISSP
17 19 (16.96%) Linux
17 19 (16.96%) Information Security
18 18 (16.07%) Python

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 4 (3.57%) IIS
2 3 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.68%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
3 1 (0.89%) Confluence
3 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.57%) NetSuite
1 4 (3.57%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.79%) Relativity
2 2 (1.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 47 (41.96%) AWS
1 47 (41.96%) Azure
2 16 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 15 (13.39%) Azure Sentinel
4 11 (9.82%) AWS Direct Connect
4 11 (9.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (7.14%) GCP
6 6 (5.36%) OpenDNS
7 5 (4.46%) SaaS
8 4 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (1.79%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 100 (89.29%) Firewall
2 30 (26.79%) BGP
3 29 (25.89%) Network Security
4 28 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 28 (25.00%) OSPF
5 26 (23.21%) TCP/IP
6 22 (19.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 22 (19.64%) LAN
6 22 (19.64%) WAN
7 18 (16.07%) DNS
8 17 (15.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 14 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
9 14 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (11.61%) EIGRP
11 12 (10.71%) VLAN
11 12 (10.71%) Wireless
12 11 (9.82%) Multicast
12 11 (9.82%) Wireshark
13 10 (8.93%) MPLS
14 9 (8.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.79%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (5.36%) Metasploit
3 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 37 (33.04%) Finance
2 25 (22.32%) Social Skills
3 18 (16.07%) Banking
4 11 (9.82%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
5 7 (6.25%) Retail
6 6 (5.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (4.46%) Electronics
7 5 (4.46%) Marketing
7 5 (4.46%) Public Sector
8 4 (3.57%) Law
9 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.68%) Legal
10 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 39 (34.82%) Network Engineer
2 15 (13.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (11.61%) Analyst
4 11 (9.82%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Security Specialist
7 8 (7.14%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 8 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Security Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (5.36%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Security Operations Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Operations Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.82%) Middleware
2 7 (6.25%) JSON
3 6 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (2.68%) YAML
5 2 (1.79%) .NET
5 2 (1.79%) 802.1X
5 2 (1.79%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.89%) SOAP
6 1 (0.89%) WCF
6 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 17 (15.18%) Management Information System
3 11 (9.82%) Cyberthreat
4 7 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 5 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.57%) IPTV
7 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.79%) PMI
7 2 (1.79%) Replication
7 2 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.89%) Clustering
8 1 (0.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.96%) Linux
2 13 (11.61%) Unix
2 13 (11.61%) Windows
3 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.36%) Kali Linux
6 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.89%) AIX
9 1 (0.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) Security Operations
2 24 (21.43%) ITIL
3 20 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (16.96%) Information Security
5 18 (16.07%) Patch Management
6 17 (15.18%) Service Delivery
7 15 (13.39%) Change Management
8 14 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 12 (10.71%) DevOps
9 12 (10.71%) Problem Management
9 12 (10.71%) Remediation Plan
10 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 11 (9.82%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (9.82%) SIEM
11 10 (8.93%) Load Balancing
11 10 (8.93%) Low Latency
11 10 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (8.93%) Presales
12 8 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) Python
2 17 (15.18%) SQL
3 11 (9.82%) C
3 11 (9.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.36%) C#
4 6 (5.36%) C++
4 6 (5.36%) VB
5 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.89%) Korn
Qualifications
1 39 (34.82%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (25.00%) CCNP
3 20 (17.86%) CISSP
4 16 (14.29%) CCNA
4 16 (14.29%) CISM
5 14 (12.50%) CISA
6 10 (8.93%) CCIE
7 9 (8.04%) Degree
8 5 (4.46%) Check Point Certification
8 5 (4.46%) GIAC
9 4 (3.57%) CCDE
9 4 (3.57%) CRISC
10 3 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.79%) PMP
11 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.89%) MCP
12 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 11 (9.82%) COBIT
4 4 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (3.57%) NIST
5 2 (1.79%) PMO
5 2 (1.79%) SLA
6 1 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 14 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.36%) Docker
2 6 (5.36%) Snort
2 6 (5.36%) Squid
3 5 (4.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.79%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.89%) Firmware
5 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) Ansible
2 6 (5.36%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.36%) Nessus
2 6 (5.36%) Nexpose
2 6 (5.36%) Suricata
3 5 (4.46%) Kubernetes
4 4 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.68%) SCCM
5 3 (2.68%) Terraform
6 2 (1.79%) SCOM
6 2 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.89%) Nagios
7 1 (0.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 103 (91.96%) Cisco
2 47 (41.96%) Palo Alto
3 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 41 (36.61%) F5
5 21 (18.75%) Zscaler
6 20 (17.86%) Fortinet
7 16 (14.29%) Meraki
7 16 (14.29%) Symantec
8 15 (13.39%) SolarWinds
9 14 (12.50%) Splunk
10 13 (11.61%) Tufin
11 12 (10.71%) Apple
12 10 (8.93%) ServiceNow
12 10 (8.93%) VMware
13 9 (8.04%) Arista
13 9 (8.04%) Blue Coat
14 8 (7.14%) Google
15 7 (6.25%) FireEye
15 7 (6.25%) SAP
16 6 (5.36%) LogRhythm