Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 416 465 340
Rank change year-on-year +49 -125 +82
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 117 252 568
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.50% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 1.24% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 111 231 529
Median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £56,250 £42,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

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 9,870 20,294 25,430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.84% 40.13% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7,754 15,973 20,019
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +85 45 £75,000 +11.11% 4
West London +51 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 (88.89%) Firewall
2 103 (88.03%) Cisco
3 52 (44.44%) Azure
4 42 (35.90%) Palo Alto
5 41 (35.04%) AWS
6 40 (34.19%) Finance
7 39 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (33.33%) F5
8 37 (31.62%) VPN
9 36 (30.77%) Network Security
10 33 (28.21%) BGP
11 31 (26.50%) OSPF
11 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
11 31 (26.50%) WAN
12 30 (25.64%) Meraki
13 27 (23.08%) Fortinet
14 26 (22.22%) LAN
15 25 (21.37%) TCP/IP
16 24 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (19.66%) CCNA
17 23 (19.66%) Microsoft 365
18 22 (18.80%) Information Security
19 21 (17.95%) CISSP
19 21 (17.95%) Banking
19 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
20 20 (17.09%) DevOps
20 20 (17.09%) Blue Coat
20 20 (17.09%) DNS
20 20 (17.09%) Python
21 19 (16.24%) Ansible

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 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
3 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.71%) Relativity
1 2 (1.71%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.85%) Primavera
2 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 52 (44.44%) Azure
2 41 (35.04%) AWS
3 23 (19.66%) Microsoft 365
4 14 (11.97%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 11 (9.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (4.27%) GCP
7 3 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (2.56%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.56%) OpenDNS
7 3 (2.56%) SaaS
8 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.71%) Cloud9 IDE
9 1 (0.85%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 104 (88.89%) Firewall
2 37 (31.62%) VPN
3 36 (30.77%) Network Security
4 33 (28.21%) BGP
5 31 (26.50%) OSPF
5 31 (26.50%) WAN
6 26 (22.22%) LAN
7 25 (21.37%) TCP/IP
8 24 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (17.09%) DNS
10 18 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 17 (14.53%) Cisco ISE
12 15 (12.82%) PBX
12 15 (12.82%) Wireless
13 14 (11.97%) EIGRP
14 13 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 12 (10.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 12 (10.26%) HSRP
15 12 (10.26%) Multicast
15 12 (10.26%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.85%) Power BI
2 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Metasploit
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 21 (17.95%) Banking
3 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.13%) Law
4 6 (5.13%) Legal
5 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.42%) Electronics
6 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 4 (3.42%) Public Sector
7 3 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (41.03%) Network Engineer
2 19 (16.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (11.97%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
7 9 (7.69%) Security Specialist
8 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Analyst
9 7 (5.98%) Architect
9 7 (5.98%) Lead Network Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Network Specialist
10 6 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Network Manager
10 6 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 6 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.13%) JSON
2 5 (4.27%) Middleware
3 4 (3.42%) YAML
4 3 (2.56%) LDAP
4 3 (2.56%) Regular Expression
4 3 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.27%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.56%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.71%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.71%) User Experience
5 2 (1.71%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) Replication
6 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Windows
2 12 (10.26%) Linux
3 11 (9.40%) Windows Server
4 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.13%) Unix
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (2.56%) Kali Linux
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.85%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) Android
9 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.85%) Check Point GAiA
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.80%) Information Security
2 20 (17.09%) DevOps
3 18 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (15.38%) Network Virtualisation
3 18 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 17 (14.53%) ITIL
5 15 (12.82%) Change Management
5 15 (12.82%) Security Operations
6 14 (11.97%) Low Latency
7 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (10.26%) Strategic Roadmap
9 11 (9.40%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (9.40%) Security Architecture
9 11 (9.40%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
10 9 (7.69%) SIEM
10 9 (7.69%) Statistics
11 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.84%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.09%) Python
2 9 (7.69%) C
2 9 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (2.56%) C#
3 3 (2.56%) C++
3 3 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.85%) Korn
Qualifications
1 39 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (19.66%) CCNA
3 21 (17.95%) CISSP
4 17 (14.53%) CISM
5 16 (13.68%) CCNP
6 14 (11.97%) CISA
6 14 (11.97%) Degree
7 8 (6.84%) CCIE
8 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.42%) CCSE
10 3 (2.56%) CCDE
10 3 (2.56%) CCSA
10 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.71%) CRISC
11 2 (1.71%) GIAC
11 2 (1.71%) SANS
12 1 (0.85%) CCMSE
12 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.97%) SLA
2 12 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.98%) PCI DSS
4 6 (5.13%) COBIT
5 2 (1.71%) NIST
6 1 (0.85%) P3O
6 1 (0.85%) PMO
6 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.13%) Docker
4 4 (3.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.42%) VMware NSX
5 3 (2.56%) Snort
5 3 (2.56%) Squid
6 2 (1.71%) Firmware
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.71%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (16.24%) Ansible
2 7 (5.98%) Nessus
3 5 (4.27%) FortiGate
4 4 (3.42%) SCCM
5 3 (2.56%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.56%) Nexpose
5 3 (2.56%) Suricata
6 2 (1.71%) CASB
6 2 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.71%) QRadar
6 2 (1.71%) SCOM
6 2 (1.71%) Terraform
7 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 103 (88.03%) Cisco
2 42 (35.90%) Palo Alto
3 39 (33.33%) F5
4 31 (26.50%) Microsoft
5 30 (25.64%) Meraki
6 27 (23.08%) Fortinet
7 20 (17.09%) Blue Coat
8 18 (15.38%) Zscaler
9 13 (11.11%) Arista
10 12 (10.26%) VMware
11 11 (9.40%) Netskope
11 11 (9.40%) Splunk
11 11 (9.40%) Tufin
12 9 (7.69%) Symantec
13 8 (6.84%) McAfee
13 8 (6.84%) SolarWinds
14 7 (5.98%) Forcepoint
14 7 (5.98%) Riverbed
15 5 (4.27%) Apple
15 5 (4.27%) Google