Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 377 406 276
Rank change year-on-year +29 -130 +50
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 524 560 915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.79% 0.76% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 1.75% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 449 492 808
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,600
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 27,940 32,061 31,458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.99% 43.27% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21,955 24,494 26,542
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +34 143 £65,000 +8.33% 17
West London +10 20 £59,750 +19.50% 8
South London -15 6 £52,500 - 1
East London -5 2 £57,000 -12.31% 3
North London +10 1 £59,000 +47.50%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 494 (94.27%) Cisco
2 375 (71.56%) Firewall
3 357 (68.13%) Cisco Certification
4 298 (56.87%) CCNP
5 245 (46.76%) WAN
6 225 (42.94%) Palo Alto
7 204 (38.93%) Network Security
8 202 (38.55%) Finance
9 197 (37.60%) Cisco ASA
10 193 (36.83%) LAN
11 188 (35.88%) F5
12 168 (32.06%) CCIE
12 168 (32.06%) Juniper
13 163 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
14 157 (29.96%) BGP
15 143 (27.29%) CCNA
16 142 (27.10%) Wireless
17 139 (26.53%) OSPF
18 130 (24.81%) Microsoft
19 115 (21.95%) MPLS
20 113 (21.56%) VPN
20 113 (21.56%) Windows
21 94 (17.94%) Active Directory
22 92 (17.56%) Problem-Solving
23 89 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
24 88 (16.79%) Banking
25 87 (16.60%) VMware
26 80 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
26 80 (15.27%) Data Centre
27 78 (14.89%) SolarWinds

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 18 (3.44%) Apache
2 15 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (2.67%) nginx
4 11 (2.10%) IIS
5 9 (1.72%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.15%) CMS
6 6 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.76%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.63%) PaaS
4 18 (3.44%) Office 365
5 15 (2.86%) IaaS
6 14 (2.67%) Mimecast
7 12 (2.29%) SaaS
8 11 (2.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 9 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.76%) OpenDNS
11 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 375 (71.56%) Firewall
2 245 (46.76%) WAN
3 204 (38.93%) Network Security
4 197 (37.60%) Cisco ASA
5 193 (36.83%) LAN
6 163 (31.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 157 (29.96%) BGP
8 142 (27.10%) Wireless
9 139 (26.53%) OSPF
10 115 (21.95%) MPLS
11 113 (21.56%) VPN
12 89 (16.98%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 64 (12.21%) EIGRP
13 64 (12.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 62 (11.83%) DNS
15 61 (11.64%) Wi-Fi
16 51 (9.73%) BIG-IP
17 49 (9.35%) Internet
18 46 (8.78%) DHCP
18 46 (8.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.67%) MySQL
3 14 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (0.95%) Big Data
5 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.29%) Metasploit
3 9 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.76%) Hudson
5 3 (0.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 202 (38.55%) Finance
2 88 (16.79%) Banking
3 47 (8.97%) Law
4 46 (8.78%) Retail
5 40 (7.63%) Legal
6 38 (7.25%) Telecoms
7 24 (4.58%) Advertising
8 17 (3.24%) Front Office
8 17 (3.24%) Marketing
9 9 (1.72%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.95%) Local Government
11 2 (0.38%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 286 (54.58%) Network Engineer
2 81 (15.46%) Analyst
3 80 (15.27%) Security Engineer
4 77 (14.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 75 (14.31%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 62 (11.83%) Network Security Engineer
7 54 (10.31%) Senior Network Engineer
8 48 (9.16%) Security Analyst
9 40 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (7.63%) IT Analyst
10 39 (7.44%) Consultant
11 34 (6.49%) Cisco Analyst
12 33 (6.30%) Architect
13 32 (6.11%) IT Security Analyst
14 31 (5.92%) Cisco Security Analyst
15 27 (5.15%) Security Consultant
16 26 (4.96%) Support Engineer
17 25 (4.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
18 23 (4.39%) Network Consultant
19 19 (3.63%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.07%) 802.1X
2 21 (4.01%) XMPP
3 19 (3.63%) Web Services
4 16 (3.05%) LAMP
5 14 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (1.91%) SailPoint
7 7 (1.34%) JSON
8 3 (0.57%) LDAP
9 2 (0.38%) Ajax
10 1 (0.19%) CGI
10 1 (0.19%) CSS
10 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.19%) HTML
10 1 (0.19%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.27%) Data Centre
2 70 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (7.06%) Video Conferencing
4 17 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.67%) Marketing Technology
6 9 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.15%) Fintech
7 6 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.76%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (0.76%) EMC VNX
8 4 (0.76%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.76%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (0.76%) User Experience
8 4 (0.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (0.57%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.57%) PKI
9 3 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 113 (21.56%) Windows
2 75 (14.31%) Windows Server
3 44 (8.40%) Linux
4 43 (8.21%) Unix
5 41 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (6.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.86%) CentOS
8 14 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (2.29%) Kali Linux
10 8 (1.53%) Windows 10
11 7 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.38%) Debian
13 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.19%) SUSE
14 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (17.56%) Problem-Solving
2 58 (11.07%) ITIL
3 56 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 56 (10.69%) Kalman Filter
4 51 (9.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 48 (9.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 47 (8.97%) Network Monitoring
7 41 (7.82%) Web Filtering
8 39 (7.44%) SIEM
9 35 (6.68%) Computer Science
10 34 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 34 (6.49%) Time Management
11 33 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (6.30%) Load Balancing
12 30 (5.73%) Due Diligence
12 30 (5.73%) Network Management
13 29 (5.53%) Cybersecurity
13 29 (5.53%) Network Virtualisation
14 27 (5.15%) Information Security
14 27 (5.15%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.93%) Python
2 51 (9.73%) PowerShell
3 44 (8.40%) Perl
4 41 (7.82%) SQL
5 30 (5.73%) Bash Shell
6 23 (4.39%) VB
7 21 (4.01%) Shell Script
8 17 (3.24%) Ruby
9 15 (2.86%) PHP
10 14 (2.67%) Bourne shell
10 14 (2.67%) Korn
11 10 (1.91%) R
12 9 (1.72%) C
12 9 (1.72%) C#
12 9 (1.72%) C++
13 2 (0.38%) Tcl
14 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 357 (68.13%) Cisco Certification
2 298 (56.87%) CCNP
3 168 (32.06%) CCIE
4 143 (27.29%) CCNA
5 55 (10.50%) Degree
6 41 (7.82%) GIAC
7 40 (7.63%) CEH
8 36 (6.87%) Computer Science Degree
9 28 (5.34%) GSEC
10 27 (5.15%) CCSA
10 27 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (4.77%) CCVP
11 25 (4.77%) MCSE
12 19 (3.63%) CISSP
13 15 (2.86%) CCDP
13 15 (2.86%) Security Cleared
14 13 (2.48%) CCIE Routing and Switching
14 13 (2.48%) CCIE Security
14 13 (2.48%) CCSE
15 12 (2.29%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (5.34%) Cyber Essentials
3 26 (4.96%) PCI DSS
4 15 (2.86%) SLA
5 4 (0.76%) GDPR
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (0.76%) PMO
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) QA
7 2 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 94 (17.94%) Active Directory
2 51 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.05%) XenApp
4 13 (2.48%) ProxySG
5 12 (2.29%) Snort
6 11 (2.10%) VMware NSX
7 10 (1.91%) Firmware
8 9 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.53%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.95%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.76%) XenServer
12 2 (0.38%) Squid
12 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.19%) Docker
13 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (8.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 27 (5.15%) Nessus
3 26 (4.96%) Ansible
3 26 (4.96%) SCCM
4 19 (3.63%) Cisco Prime
4 19 (3.63%) Puppet
5 17 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.86%) FortiGate
6 15 (2.86%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.86%) Terraform
7 13 (2.48%) QRadar
8 11 (2.10%) EnCase
8 11 (2.10%) Nexpose
8 11 (2.10%) Suricata
8 11 (2.10%) vCenter Server
9 10 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (1.72%) FTK
11 7 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
11 7 (1.34%) XenMobile
12 6 (1.15%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 494 (94.27%) Cisco
2 225 (42.94%) Palo Alto
3 188 (35.88%) F5
4 168 (32.06%) Juniper
5 130 (24.81%) Microsoft
6 87 (16.60%) VMware
7 78 (14.89%) SolarWinds
8 46 (8.78%) Blue Coat
9 42 (8.02%) FireEye
10 41 (7.82%) Fortinet
10 41 (7.82%) HP
11 38 (7.25%) Symantec
12 36 (6.87%) Riverbed
13 35 (6.68%) McAfee
14 33 (6.30%) Zscaler
15 30 (5.73%) IronPort
16 29 (5.53%) Citrix
17 26 (4.96%) Meraki
18 25 (4.77%) Dell
19 23 (4.39%) Mitel