Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 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 > South East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 267 284 297
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 99 147 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 0.81% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.01% 2.00% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 61 114 185
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £41,250
25th Percentile £41,750 £41,938 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% -2.65%

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 4,916 7,359 10,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.60% 40.52% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,682 5,757 8,539
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,485 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,304
90th Percentile £76,250 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a proportion 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

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the South East

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing CheckPoint in the South East over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 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
Thames Valley 0 30 £55,000 -12.00% 8
Berkshire +2 24 £52,500 -12.50% 5
M4 Corridor - 22 - -
Hampshire +9 21 £63,750 +10.87% 2
Surrey +19 15 £52,500 +27.27% 3
West Sussex +6 10 £52,500 -14.29%
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Oxfordshire +25 3 £75,000 +25.00% 2
Kent - 2 £51,500 - 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 South East region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 73 (73.74%) Cisco
2 60 (60.61%) Firewall
3 53 (53.54%) Palo Alto
4 39 (39.39%) F5
5 35 (35.35%) McAfee
5 35 (35.35%) VPN
6 33 (33.33%) Fortinet
7 30 (30.30%) WAN
8 28 (28.28%) LAN
8 28 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (25.25%) Symantec
9 25 (25.25%) TCP/IP
9 25 (25.25%) Data Centre
10 23 (23.23%) Wireless
11 21 (21.21%) Azure
11 21 (21.21%) Social Skills
12 19 (19.19%) CCNP
13 18 (18.18%) ITIL
14 17 (17.17%) VMware
14 17 (17.17%) Network Management
15 16 (16.16%) Network Security
15 16 (16.16%) Blue Coat
15 16 (16.16%) CCNA
15 16 (16.16%) Internet
16 15 (15.15%) MPLS
17 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.14%) Information Security
18 12 (12.12%) Juniper
18 12 (12.12%) Windows
18 12 (12.12%) Meraki

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 4 (4.04%) IIS
2 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.02%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (5.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (21.21%) Azure
2 11 (11.11%) AWS
3 5 (5.05%) Cloudflare
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (4.04%) IaaS
4 4 (4.04%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.02%) PaaS
5 2 (2.02%) SaaS
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 60 (60.61%) Firewall
2 35 (35.35%) VPN
3 30 (30.30%) WAN
4 28 (28.28%) LAN
5 25 (25.25%) TCP/IP
6 23 (23.23%) Wireless
7 16 (16.16%) Internet
7 16 (16.16%) Network Security
8 15 (15.15%) MPLS
9 11 (11.11%) DNS
10 10 (10.10%) DHCP
11 9 (9.09%) WLAN
12 8 (8.08%) BGP
12 8 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (8.08%) OSPF
13 7 (7.07%) SAN
13 7 (7.07%) VoIP
14 6 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 6 (6.06%) IPsec
14 6 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (21.21%) Social Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) French Language
3 3 (3.03%) German Language
3 3 (3.03%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Automotive
5 1 (1.01%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (41.41%) Network Engineer
2 7 (7.07%) Operations Engineer
2 7 (7.07%) Security Engineer
3 6 (6.06%) Architect
3 6 (6.06%) Consultant
3 6 (6.06%) Network Operations Engineer
3 6 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (4.04%) Technical Leader
5 3 (3.03%) IP Architect
5 3 (3.03%) Professional Services Consultant
5 3 (3.03%) Security Architect
5 3 (3.03%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.02%) Check Point Consultant
6 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.02%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (2.02%) Security Consultant
6 2 (2.02%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.02%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (25.25%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.04%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (2.02%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.01%) Housing Association
6 1 (1.01%) IVR
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.12%) Windows
2 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (2.02%) Check Point GAiA
5 2 (2.02%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) ITIL
2 17 (17.17%) Network Management
3 14 (14.14%) Information Security
4 9 (9.09%) Presales
4 9 (9.09%) SIEM
4 9 (9.09%) Technology Roadmap
5 8 (8.08%) Proactive Monitoring
6 7 (7.07%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.06%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (6.06%) Project Management
7 6 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.05%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.04%) DevOps
9 4 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (4.04%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.04%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.04%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (4.04%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) Python
2 3 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.02%) Perl
4 1 (1.01%) C
4 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.19%) CCNP
3 16 (16.16%) CCNA
4 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
5 6 (6.06%) Degree
5 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) CCIE
6 4 (4.04%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.03%) CISSP
8 2 (2.02%) CCSA
8 2 (2.02%) CCSE
8 2 (2.02%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.01%) CISM
9 1 (1.01%) GCFA
9 1 (1.01%) GCIA
9 1 (1.01%) GCIH
9 1 (1.01%) OSCP
9 1 (1.01%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) SLA
2 8 (8.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.04%) QA
4 1 (1.01%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.09%) Firmware
3 6 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.05%) VMware NSX
5 4 (4.04%) pfSense
6 3 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.02%) NFS
7 2 (2.02%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (8.08%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (8.08%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.05%) Ansible
3 4 (4.04%) SCCM
4 3 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.02%) SCOM
6 1 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Nessus
6 1 (1.01%) OPNET
6 1 (1.01%) Puppet
6 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 73 (73.74%) Cisco
2 53 (53.54%) Palo Alto
3 39 (39.39%) F5
4 35 (35.35%) McAfee
5 33 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 25 (25.25%) Symantec
7 17 (17.17%) VMware
8 16 (16.16%) Blue Coat
9 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.12%) Juniper
10 12 (12.12%) Meraki
11 10 (10.10%) ServiceNow
12 5 (5.05%) Forcepoint
13 4 (4.04%) HP
13 4 (4.04%) Qualys
13 4 (4.04%) Splunk
14 3 (3.03%) Darktrace
14 3 (3.03%) Huawei
14 3 (3.03%) IronPort
14 3 (3.03%) Riverbed