Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 404 274 340
Rank change year-on-year -130 +66 -92
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 489 858 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.70% 1.23% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 2.90% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 422 696 751
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,875 £33,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 30,074 29,626 38,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.20% 42.40% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24,223 24,582 31,866
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 February 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 February 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 -72 97 £57,500 +4.55% 10
West London -3 39 £50,000 - 13
South London -48 12 £52,500 - 2
East London -19 9 £65,000 +20.37% 4
North London -17 4 £62,500 +48.81% 3
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 417 (85.28%) Cisco
2 353 (72.19%) Firewall
3 241 (49.28%) Cisco Certification
4 207 (42.33%) Network Security
5 196 (40.08%) WAN
6 178 (36.40%) Finance
7 175 (35.79%) F5
8 166 (33.95%) CCNP
9 163 (33.33%) LAN
10 150 (30.67%) Juniper
11 141 (28.83%) VPN
12 139 (28.43%) Windows
13 138 (28.22%) Palo Alto
14 137 (28.02%) VMware
15 136 (27.81%) Cisco ASA
16 117 (23.93%) CCNA
17 114 (23.31%) DNS
18 105 (21.47%) MPLS
19 100 (20.45%) Microsoft
20 98 (20.04%) Data Centre
21 92 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
22 90 (18.40%) DHCP
23 88 (18.00%) HP
24 82 (16.77%) Active Directory
25 80 (16.36%) Windows Server
26 79 (16.16%) TCP/IP
26 79 (16.16%) ITIL
27 76 (15.54%) Cisco Nexus
28 71 (14.52%) Wireless
29 70 (14.31%) CCIE

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 30 (6.13%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.68%) Skype for Business
5 13 (2.66%) IIS
6 5 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.61%) Confluence
8 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.41%) Apache
9 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.41%) nginx
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.73%) Office 365
4 22 (4.50%) IaaS
5 16 (3.27%) PaaS
5 16 (3.27%) SaaS
6 9 (1.84%) Mimecast
7 5 (1.02%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.82%) Serverless
9 3 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 353 (72.19%) Firewall
2 207 (42.33%) Network Security
3 196 (40.08%) WAN
4 163 (33.33%) LAN
5 141 (28.83%) VPN
6 136 (27.81%) Cisco ASA
7 114 (23.31%) DNS
8 105 (21.47%) MPLS
9 90 (18.40%) DHCP
10 79 (16.16%) TCP/IP
11 76 (15.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 71 (14.52%) Wireless
13 65 (13.29%) OSPF
14 64 (13.09%) BGP
15 61 (12.47%) SAN
16 54 (11.04%) Cisco IOS
17 48 (9.82%) Cisco ISE
18 36 (7.36%) NetScaler
18 36 (7.36%) Unified Communications
19 34 (6.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.64%) Big Data
6 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.20%) OLTP
7 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (1.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.82%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.82%) Selenium
3 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.61%) JIRA
4 3 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.20%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 178 (36.40%) Finance
2 46 (9.41%) Banking
3 29 (5.93%) Law
4 18 (3.68%) Games
5 15 (3.07%) Advertising
5 15 (3.07%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.86%) Financial Institution
7 13 (2.66%) Legal
8 11 (2.25%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.23%) Retail
11 5 (1.02%) Marketing
12 4 (0.82%) Local Government
12 4 (0.82%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.41%) Back Office
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Front Office
14 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 156 (31.90%) Network Engineer
2 77 (15.75%) Analyst
3 56 (11.45%) Consultant
4 52 (10.63%) Security Engineer
5 48 (9.82%) Security Analyst
6 46 (9.41%) Security Consultant
7 45 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 41 (8.38%) Network Security Engineer
9 39 (7.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 39 (7.98%) Network Consultant
10 38 (7.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 38 (7.77%) Network Analyst
11 33 (6.75%) Network Security Consultant
12 31 (6.34%) Security Specialist
12 31 (6.34%) Senior Network Engineer
13 30 (6.13%) Network Security Analyst
14 28 (5.73%) Architect
15 27 (5.52%) Network Security Specialist
16 26 (5.32%) Cisco Consultant
16 26 (5.32%) Cisco Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.93%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.45%) .NET
2 12 (2.45%) LDAP
3 4 (0.82%) Middleware
3 4 (0.82%) XMPP
4 3 (0.61%) SailPoint
4 3 (0.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.20%) CSS
5 1 (0.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (20.04%) Data Centre
2 48 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
4 14 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (2.25%) PKI
6 10 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (2.04%) Fintech
7 9 (1.84%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.84%) Replication
8 8 (1.64%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.43%) Reinsurance
10 6 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.02%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.61%) Clustering
12 3 (0.61%) Cyber Defence
12 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 139 (28.43%) Windows
2 80 (16.36%) Windows Server
3 67 (13.70%) Linux
4 46 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (7.98%) Unix
6 36 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (3.68%) Ubuntu
8 13 (2.66%) CentOS
9 12 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.25%) Solaris
10 11 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (2.04%) Debian
12 7 (1.43%) Kali Linux
12 7 (1.43%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.23%) Windows 7
14 5 (1.02%) Check Point GAiA
15 4 (0.82%) AIX
15 4 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.82%) SUSE
15 4 (0.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.16%) ITIL
2 51 (10.43%) Load Balancing
3 48 (9.82%) Network Monitoring
4 45 (9.20%) SIEM
5 43 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 41 (8.38%) Information Security
7 32 (6.54%) Change Control
8 31 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 29 (5.93%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (5.93%) Risk Management
10 27 (5.52%) Configuration Management
11 26 (5.32%) Security Architecture
12 25 (5.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 23 (4.70%) Network Design
14 22 (4.50%) Network Virtualisation
14 22 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (4.29%) High Availability
15 21 (4.29%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
16 20 (4.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (9.82%) Python
2 41 (8.38%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.54%) SQL
4 22 (4.50%) Perl
5 10 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.23%) VBScript
7 4 (0.82%) C#
7 4 (0.82%) Java
8 2 (0.41%) Groovy
8 2 (0.41%) PHP
8 2 (0.41%) Ruby
9 1 (0.20%) AWK
9 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.20%) sed
Qualifications
1 241 (49.28%) Cisco Certification
2 166 (33.95%) CCNP
3 117 (23.93%) CCNA
4 70 (14.31%) CCIE
5 63 (12.88%) CCSE
6 54 (11.04%) CCSA
7 51 (10.43%) CISSP
8 41 (8.38%) Degree
9 33 (6.75%) GIAC
10 21 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (4.29%) Security Cleared
11 19 (3.89%) MCSE
12 18 (3.68%) SANS
12 18 (3.68%) SC Cleared
13 16 (3.27%) Check Point Certification
14 12 (2.45%) CCSP
14 12 (2.45%) OSCP
14 12 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (2.25%) JNCIE
15 11 (2.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (4.50%) PMO
3 17 (3.48%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.66%) SLA
5 9 (1.84%) QA
6 8 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (1.43%) NIST 800
8 5 (1.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.20%) GDPR
10 1 (0.20%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 92 (18.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (16.77%) Active Directory
3 33 (6.75%) vSphere
3 33 (6.75%) XenApp
4 27 (5.52%) XenDesktop
5 20 (4.09%) Snort
5 20 (4.09%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (1.84%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.64%) Docker
8 8 (1.64%) VMware NSX
9 7 (1.43%) NFS
9 7 (1.43%) Xen
9 7 (1.43%) XenServer
10 6 (1.23%) pfSense
11 3 (0.61%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.61%) Firmware
12 2 (0.41%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (6.34%) SCCM
2 29 (5.93%) Puppet
3 22 (4.50%) Ansible
4 21 (4.29%) FortiGate
5 16 (3.27%) Terraform
6 14 (2.86%) Backup Exec
7 13 (2.66%) Nagios
7 13 (2.66%) vCenter Server
8 12 (2.45%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (2.25%) OpenVAS
10 10 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (1.84%) Cisco Prime
11 9 (1.84%) NetBackup
11 9 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (1.64%) SCOM
13 7 (1.43%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 7 (1.43%) Nessus
14 6 (1.23%) OSSEC
15 5 (1.02%) Suricata
16 4 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 417 (85.28%) Cisco
2 175 (35.79%) F5
3 150 (30.67%) Juniper
4 138 (28.22%) Palo Alto
5 137 (28.02%) VMware
6 100 (20.45%) Microsoft
7 88 (18.00%) HP
8 67 (13.70%) Citrix
9 66 (13.50%) Blue Coat
10 65 (13.29%) Fortinet
11 43 (8.79%) SolarWinds
12 29 (5.93%) McAfee
13 22 (4.50%) Sourcefire
14 21 (4.29%) Imperva
14 21 (4.29%) Meraki
15 20 (4.09%) Infoblox
16 19 (3.89%) Avaya
17 18 (3.68%) Riverbed
17 18 (3.68%) Veeam
18 17 (3.48%) NetApp