Period
to 11 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 11 December 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 285 320 274
Rank change year-on-year +35 -46 -75
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 224 228 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.92% 0.81% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 1.90% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 157 189 213
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,800 £38,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 10,205 11,983 14,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.71% 42.56% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7,858 9,433 11,115
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the South East

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the South East.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the South East

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the South East over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the South East

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 December 2019. 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
Thames Valley +27 76 £65,000 +13.04% 14
Hampshire +38 73 £45,000 -20.00% 8
Berkshire +11 45 £65,000 +13.04% 10
West Sussex +11 35 £47,500 -9.52%
Buckinghamshire +20 27 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Surrey +25 20 £63,750 +22.60% 1
Kent -15 7 £60,000 +41.18% 4
Oxfordshire +15 4 £62,500 -0.40%
East Sussex -3 2 £47,750 -18.38%
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 168 (75.00%) Cisco
2 149 (66.52%) Firewall
3 143 (63.84%) Cisco Certification
4 132 (58.93%) CCNP
5 112 (50.00%) Network Security
6 88 (39.29%) Juniper
7 77 (34.38%) VPN
8 75 (33.48%) WAN
9 74 (33.04%) Data Centre
10 73 (32.59%) LAN
10 73 (32.59%) Azure
11 67 (29.91%) Palo Alto
12 66 (29.46%) TCP/IP
13 64 (28.57%) DNS
14 61 (27.23%) BGP
15 59 (26.34%) CCNA
16 58 (25.89%) OSPF
17 53 (23.66%) Cisco ASA
18 51 (22.77%) F5
19 49 (21.88%) IPsec
20 43 (19.20%) SolarWinds
21 42 (18.75%) Internet
21 42 (18.75%) Windows
22 41 (18.30%) Linux
23 39 (17.41%) Wireless
24 37 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
25 36 (16.07%) Information Security
25 36 (16.07%) ITIL
25 36 (16.07%) Microsoft
25 36 (16.07%) Load Balancing

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.45%) IIS
3 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (2.68%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 73 (32.59%) Azure
2 32 (14.29%) AWS
3 21 (9.38%) SaaS
4 4 (1.79%) GitHub
4 4 (1.79%) Office 365
5 2 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 149 (66.52%) Firewall
2 112 (50.00%) Network Security
3 77 (34.38%) VPN
4 75 (33.48%) WAN
5 73 (32.59%) LAN
6 66 (29.46%) TCP/IP
7 64 (28.57%) DNS
8 61 (27.23%) BGP
9 58 (25.89%) OSPF
10 53 (23.66%) Cisco ASA
11 49 (21.88%) IPsec
12 42 (18.75%) Internet
13 39 (17.41%) Wireless
14 37 (16.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 31 (13.84%) DHCP
16 30 (13.39%) Intrusion Detection
16 30 (13.39%) SSL
17 27 (12.05%) VoIP
18 26 (11.61%) MPLS
19 21 (9.38%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.13%) MySQL
1 7 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.23%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) Big Data
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (1.79%) Bitbucket
1 4 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
General
1 27 (12.05%) Finance
1 27 (12.05%) Public Sector
2 10 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.13%) Banking
4 5 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.34%) Back Office
5 3 (1.34%) Electronics
5 3 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 157 (70.09%) Network Engineer
2 42 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 39 (17.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 28 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 21 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (8.93%) Consultant
7 18 (8.04%) Network Support
7 18 (8.04%) Network Support Engineer
7 18 (8.04%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (5.80%) Juniper Engineer
9 10 (4.46%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 10 (4.46%) Firewall Engineer
10 9 (4.02%) LAN Engineer
10 9 (4.02%) Lead Network Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Network Operations Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.13%) .NET
1 7 (3.13%) Regular Expression
2 4 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (0.89%) Node.js
3 2 (0.89%) WCF
4 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 74 (33.04%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.23%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.89%) BBC
5 2 (0.89%) BYOD
5 2 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
6 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.75%) Windows
2 41 (18.30%) Linux
3 20 (8.93%) Unix
4 5 (2.23%) CentOS
4 5 (2.23%) Debian
5 3 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.07%) Information Security
1 36 (16.07%) ITIL
1 36 (16.07%) Load Balancing
2 32 (14.29%) Change Management
2 32 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 28 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (12.05%) Mentoring
5 24 (10.71%) Project Management
6 20 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (8.93%) Configuration Management
6 20 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (8.48%) Change Control
7 19 (8.48%) Network Management
8 18 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 18 (8.04%) Network Optimisation
9 17 (7.59%) SIEM
10 16 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
11 15 (6.70%) Migration
12 13 (5.80%) DevOps
12 13 (5.80%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.48%) Python
2 14 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 13 (5.80%) SQL
4 9 (4.02%) Bash Shell
5 8 (3.57%) C
6 7 (3.13%) C#
6 7 (3.13%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.79%) Perl
7 4 (1.79%) PHP
7 4 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 143 (63.84%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (58.93%) CCNP
3 59 (26.34%) CCNA
4 30 (13.39%) JNCIS
5 28 (12.50%) CCSE
6 27 (12.05%) SC Cleared
6 27 (12.05%) Security Cleared
7 24 (10.71%) JNCIP
8 22 (9.82%) CCSA
8 22 (9.82%) CISSP
9 21 (9.38%) CCIE
9 21 (9.38%) Degree
10 16 (7.14%) JNCIE
11 15 (6.70%) CCMSE
12 13 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (4.46%) CCDP
14 7 (3.13%) DV Cleared
14 7 (3.13%) GIAC
14 7 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.48%) SLA
2 10 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (5.36%) Firmware
2 7 (3.13%) Docker
3 6 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.23%) VMware NSX
5 4 (1.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.89%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (7.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (6.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (6.25%) Ansible
3 14 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 8 (3.57%) Puppet
5 7 (3.13%) QRadar
6 5 (2.23%) Nagios
7 4 (1.79%) Kubernetes
8 3 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.45%) Nessus
9 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.45%) SCCM
9 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 168 (75.00%) Cisco
2 88 (39.29%) Juniper
3 67 (29.91%) Palo Alto
4 51 (22.77%) F5
5 43 (19.20%) SolarWinds
6 36 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 33 (14.73%) Fortinet
8 29 (12.95%) Blue Coat
9 23 (10.27%) Citrix
10 20 (8.93%) Splunk
11 19 (8.48%) Meraki
12 17 (7.59%) McAfee
12 17 (7.59%) ServiceNow
13 16 (7.14%) NetApp
13 16 (7.14%) Symantec
13 16 (7.14%) VMware
14 9 (4.02%) SonicWALL
15 8 (3.57%) ArcSight
15 8 (3.57%) Google
15 8 (3.57%) HP