Period
to 27 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 27 October 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 > Midlands
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 288 158 195
Rank change year-on-year -130 +37 -28
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 52 47 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.49% 1.15% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.53% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 40 142
10th Percentile " £29,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £44,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.73% -14.76% -8.70%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,175 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,727 1,861 5,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.12% 45.48% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,528 1,458 4,274
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,313 £57,375 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CheckPoint in the Midlands.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the Midlands

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the Midlands

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
East Midlands -47 31 £47,500 +18.75% 4
West Midlands -109 21 £53,750 +7.50% 14
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 37 (71.15%) Cisco
1 37 (71.15%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (36.54%) CCNP
4 18 (34.62%) Palo Alto
5 17 (32.69%) CCNA
6 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 16 (30.77%) BGP
7 15 (28.85%) Azure
8 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) LAN
9 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
10 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
10 11 (21.15%) Social Skills
10 11 (21.15%) WAN
10 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
10 11 (21.15%) Citrix
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (19.23%) Network Design
11 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
11 10 (19.23%) Influencing Skills
11 10 (19.23%) SD-WAN
11 10 (19.23%) Public Sector
11 10 (19.23%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (19.23%) Coaching
11 10 (19.23%) Meraki
12 9 (17.31%) Test Strategy
12 9 (17.31%) SDLC

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Azure
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (9.62%) AWS
4 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.77%) IaaS
4 3 (5.77%) SaaS
5 2 (3.85%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 37 (71.15%) Firewall
2 16 (30.77%) BGP
3 12 (23.08%) LAN
4 11 (21.15%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (21.15%) WAN
5 10 (19.23%) SD-WAN
6 9 (17.31%) Wireless
7 8 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 7 (13.46%) DNS
9 6 (11.54%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (11.54%) NetScaler
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
9 6 (11.54%) VLAN
10 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
10 5 (9.62%) VPN
10 5 (9.62%) WLAN
11 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (7.69%) DHCP
11 4 (7.69%) DMZ
11 4 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (21.15%) Social Skills
2 10 (19.23%) Influencing Skills
2 10 (19.23%) Public Sector
3 4 (7.69%) Law
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Test Manager
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Azure Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.77%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Network Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) ISPF
1 3 (5.77%) JSON
1 3 (5.77%) YAML
2 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 4 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.77%) FlexPod
2 3 (5.77%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.92%) iPad
3 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 11 (21.15%) Mentoring
4 10 (19.23%) Coaching
4 10 (19.23%) Collaborative Working
4 10 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 10 (19.23%) Network Design
4 10 (19.23%) Risk Management
4 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) FMEA
5 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure as Code
5 9 (17.31%) ITIL
5 9 (17.31%) Load Balancing
5 9 (17.31%) Planning and Forecasting
5 9 (17.31%) SDLC
5 9 (17.31%) Test Strategy
6 5 (9.62%) Logistics
6 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Test Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (36.54%) CCNP
3 17 (32.69%) CCNA
4 5 (9.62%) ISTQB
4 5 (9.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CISSP
5 4 (7.69%) MCSE
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.77%) CISA
6 3 (5.77%) CISM
6 3 (5.77%) MCP
6 3 (5.77%) MCSA
7 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.92%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.92%) CCIE
8 1 (1.92%) CCSA
8 1 (1.92%) CCSP
8 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.92%) OSCP
8 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.77%) NIST
3 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.77%) PMO
4 2 (3.85%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Terraform
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco CME
3 3 (5.77%) Ansible
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.92%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.92%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Cisco
2 18 (34.62%) Palo Alto
3 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) Citrix
5 10 (19.23%) Meraki
6 7 (13.46%) VMware
7 6 (11.54%) NetApp
8 4 (7.69%) Aruba
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 4 (7.69%) Qualys
8 4 (7.69%) Rapid7
9 3 (5.77%) Sophos
10 2 (3.85%) Juniper
10 2 (3.85%) Veeam
11 1 (1.92%) F5
11 1 (1.92%) HP
11 1 (1.92%) IronPort
11 1 (1.92%) NetMotion Wireless
11 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL