Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 418 296 284
Rank change year-on-year -122 -12 -34
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 480 795 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 1.13% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 2.58% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 400 685 937
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £38,450
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 29,857 30,819 35,415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.71% 43.88% 43.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23,352 24,712 29,924
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -21 154 £57,500 +6.48% 18
West London -11 28 £60,000 +42.86% 7
North London -3 8 £62,500 +56.25%
East London -21 4 £51,750 -13.75% 4
South London -22 4 £47,500 -5.00%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 412 (85.83%) Cisco
2 328 (68.33%) Firewall
3 248 (51.67%) Cisco Certification
4 200 (41.67%) CCNP
5 193 (40.21%) WAN
6 186 (38.75%) Network Security
7 182 (37.92%) F5
8 165 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
9 162 (33.75%) Finance
10 149 (31.04%) VMware
11 139 (28.96%) LAN
12 129 (26.88%) Cisco Nexus
12 129 (26.88%) Palo Alto
13 127 (26.46%) Juniper
14 124 (25.83%) CCIE
15 117 (24.38%) VPN
16 105 (21.88%) DNS
16 105 (21.88%) Windows
17 102 (21.25%) OSPF
18 101 (21.04%) BGP
19 99 (20.63%) Microsoft
20 90 (18.75%) MPLS
21 86 (17.92%) Blue Coat
22 84 (17.50%) Data Centre
23 79 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
24 77 (16.04%) Cisco IOS
24 77 (16.04%) Active Directory
24 77 (16.04%) Wireless
25 76 (15.83%) Citrix
25 76 (15.83%) NX-OS

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 33 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 22 (4.58%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 10 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (1.67%) IIS
6 6 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 79 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (6.46%) IaaS
4 29 (6.04%) PaaS
5 21 (4.38%) SaaS
6 20 (4.17%) Office 365
7 18 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (3.75%) Serverless
8 16 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 16 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (2.92%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.63%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.21%) GitHub
13 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 328 (68.33%) Firewall
2 193 (40.21%) WAN
3 186 (38.75%) Network Security
4 165 (34.38%) Cisco ASA
5 139 (28.96%) LAN
6 129 (26.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 117 (24.38%) VPN
8 105 (21.88%) DNS
9 102 (21.25%) OSPF
10 101 (21.04%) BGP
11 90 (18.75%) MPLS
12 77 (16.04%) Cisco IOS
12 77 (16.04%) Wireless
13 76 (15.83%) NX-OS
14 75 (15.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 73 (15.21%) DHCP
16 71 (14.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 55 (11.46%) NetScaler
18 54 (11.25%) Wi-Fi
19 51 (10.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.29%) Big Data
5 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.04%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.42%) OLTP
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.21%) DB2
9 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 28 (5.83%) Sonatype Nexus
2 20 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.83%) Cucumber
3 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.83%) Selenium
3 4 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
General
1 162 (33.75%) Finance
2 61 (12.71%) Banking
3 24 (5.00%) Advertising
4 23 (4.79%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.17%) Law
6 16 (3.33%) Legal
7 14 (2.92%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.92%) Retail
8 11 (2.29%) Investment Banking
9 10 (2.08%) Games
10 8 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.46%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.04%) Local Government
12 5 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 204 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 64 (13.33%) Security Engineer
3 63 (13.13%) Analyst
4 52 (10.83%) Security Specialist
5 51 (10.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 51 (10.63%) Network Security Specialist
6 49 (10.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 48 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 47 (9.79%) Network Specialist
9 42 (8.75%) Network Security Engineer
10 41 (8.54%) Architect
11 37 (7.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 32 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 32 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Specialist
12 32 (6.67%) Senior Network Specialist
12 32 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
13 29 (6.04%) Security Analyst
14 24 (5.00%) Network Analyst
15 23 (4.79%) Consultant
15 23 (4.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.50%) 802.1X
2 7 (1.46%) Middleware
3 6 (1.25%) .NET
4 5 (1.04%) LDAP
5 4 (0.83%) CSS
5 4 (0.83%) HTML
5 4 (0.83%) SailPoint
5 4 (0.83%) Web Services
6 2 (0.42%) JSON
6 2 (0.42%) SAML
7 1 (0.21%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 84 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 76 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.46%) PKI
9 6 (1.25%) Fintech
9 6 (1.25%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.04%) RSA SecurID
11 4 (0.83%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.83%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.83%) Online Banking
12 3 (0.63%) CESG
12 3 (0.63%) CESG CLAS
12 3 (0.63%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (21.88%) Windows
2 47 (9.79%) Linux
3 41 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 35 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (7.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (6.25%) Unix
7 12 (2.50%) Solaris
8 7 (1.46%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.25%) Debian
9 6 (1.25%) Ubuntu
10 5 (1.04%) Check Point GAiA
10 5 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.83%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.83%) CentOS
11 4 (0.83%) Kali Linux
11 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.42%) AIX
13 2 (0.42%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.17%) Network Monitoring
2 64 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (11.04%) ITIL
4 46 (9.58%) Project Management
5 43 (8.96%) SIEM
6 37 (7.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 35 (7.29%) Load Balancing
8 34 (7.08%) Change Control
8 34 (7.08%) Risk Management
9 33 (6.88%) Network Management
10 31 (6.46%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 30 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 29 (6.04%) Information Security
13 26 (5.42%) Presales
14 25 (5.21%) Time Management
14 25 (5.21%) Vulnerability Management
15 24 (5.00%) Change Management
15 24 (5.00%) Decision-Making
15 24 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.21%) Python
2 54 (11.25%) PowerShell
3 46 (9.58%) SQL
4 16 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.88%) Ruby
6 8 (1.67%) Perl
7 7 (1.46%) Groovy
8 6 (1.25%) Java
9 5 (1.04%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.83%) C#
10 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.63%) PHP
11 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.42%) AWK
12 2 (0.42%) sed
12 2 (0.42%) VBScript
13 1 (0.21%) Go
Qualifications
1 248 (51.67%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (41.67%) CCNP
3 124 (25.83%) CCIE
4 62 (12.92%) CCNA
5 56 (11.67%) CCSE
6 52 (10.83%) Degree
7 47 (9.79%) CISSP
8 40 (8.33%) CCSA
9 20 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
10 18 (3.75%) CCSP
10 18 (3.75%) CEH
10 18 (3.75%) CISM
10 18 (3.75%) CLAS
10 18 (3.75%) Security Cleared
11 17 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (2.92%) JNCIE
13 13 (2.71%) CISA
13 13 (2.71%) MCSE
14 12 (2.50%) GIAC
14 12 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.50%) PMO
3 12 (2.50%) SLA
4 9 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.83%) GDPR
6 4 (0.83%) QA
7 3 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 3 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.21%) GCP
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 77 (16.04%) Active Directory
2 74 (15.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.54%) XenDesktop
4 35 (7.29%) XenApp
5 25 (5.21%) Firmware
6 18 (3.75%) vSphere
7 15 (3.13%) XenServer
8 13 (2.71%) Snort
9 9 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.67%) DFS Replication
11 7 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (1.25%) Docker
12 6 (1.25%) Hyper-V
12 6 (1.25%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.83%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.63%) pfSense
15 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 33 (6.88%) Puppet
2 28 (5.83%) Terraform
3 17 (3.54%) Ansible
4 14 (2.92%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (2.50%) FortiGate
6 10 (2.08%) SCCM
7 7 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.46%) SCOM
8 6 (1.25%) OpenVAS
9 5 (1.04%) BladeLogic
9 5 (1.04%) Cacti
9 5 (1.04%) Control-M
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.83%) Nagios
10 4 (0.83%) Nessus
10 4 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
10 4 (0.83%) Suricata
10 4 (0.83%) TrustSec
10 4 (0.83%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.63%) CASB
Vendors
1 412 (85.83%) Cisco
2 182 (37.92%) F5
3 149 (31.04%) VMware
4 129 (26.88%) Palo Alto
5 127 (26.46%) Juniper
6 99 (20.63%) Microsoft
7 86 (17.92%) Blue Coat
8 76 (15.83%) Citrix
9 66 (13.75%) HP
10 64 (13.33%) SolarWinds
11 49 (10.21%) Infoblox
12 42 (8.75%) Imperva
13 40 (8.33%) Fortinet
14 27 (5.63%) Riverbed
15 26 (5.42%) Google
15 26 (5.42%) Zscaler
16 22 (4.58%) ForeScout
17 20 (4.17%) NetApp
18 19 (3.96%) Meraki
19 17 (3.54%) McAfee