Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 227 281 305
Rank change year-on-year +54 +24 -56
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 100 254 267
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.90% 0.97% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 2.34% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 87 214 207
Median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,750 £36,800 £37,650
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +6.48%

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 4,493 10,866 13,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.40% 41.55% 43.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,382 8,508 10,332
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +5.49% +1.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,713 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 8 August 2020.

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 8 August 2020. 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 +85 50 £60,000 -4.76% 7
Berkshire +79 33 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Hampshire +69 33 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Buckinghamshire +56 16 £65,000 +18.18% 4
West Sussex -9 11 £70,000 +22.81% 1
East Sussex +44 3 £60,000 +6.19%
Surrey +70 2 £45,000 -28.57%
Kent +42 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +38 1 £57,500 -8.73%
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 74 (74.00%) Cisco
2 49 (49.00%) Firewall
3 47 (47.00%) WAN
4 29 (29.00%) Meraki
5 28 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (27.00%) LAN
6 27 (27.00%) Azure
7 26 (26.00%) Network Security
7 26 (26.00%) CCNP
8 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (23.00%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (23.00%) Wireless
10 22 (22.00%) Windows
10 22 (22.00%) Data Centre
11 20 (20.00%) VPN
12 18 (18.00%) MPLS
12 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (17.00%) Project Delivery
14 16 (16.00%) Finance
14 16 (16.00%) McAfee
14 16 (16.00%) DNS
14 16 (16.00%) Linux
14 16 (16.00%) DHCP
14 16 (16.00%) Palo Alto
14 16 (16.00%) Fortinet
15 15 (15.00%) Riverbed
16 14 (14.00%) Change Management
16 14 (14.00%) ITIL
16 14 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
17 13 (13.00%) F5

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 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.00%) Azure
2 10 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (9.00%) AWS
4 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (49.00%) Firewall
2 47 (47.00%) WAN
3 27 (27.00%) LAN
4 26 (26.00%) Network Security
5 23 (23.00%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (23.00%) Wireless
6 20 (20.00%) VPN
7 18 (18.00%) MPLS
8 16 (16.00%) DHCP
8 16 (16.00%) DNS
9 13 (13.00%) IPsec
10 12 (12.00%) BGP
10 12 (12.00%) OSPF
11 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (10.00%) VoIP
12 9 (9.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (9.00%) Ethernet
12 9 (9.00%) iSCSI
13 8 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.00%) Digital Economy
4 2 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Local Government
5 1 (1.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 13 (13.00%) Network Manager
4 11 (11.00%) Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (9.00%) CRM Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Security Engineer
8 7 (7.00%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (6.00%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Applications Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Consultant
11 4 (4.00%) IT Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Network Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.00%) .NET
1 11 (11.00%) WCF
2 10 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 10 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 10 (10.00%) SOAP
2 10 (10.00%) Web Services
2 10 (10.00%) XML
3 9 (9.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.00%) PMI
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) CESG
3 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.00%) CMDB
4 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.00%) BYOD
5 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.00%) Linux
3 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.00%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (17.00%) Project Delivery
3 14 (14.00%) Change Management
3 14 (14.00%) ITIL
3 14 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 11 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 11 (11.00%) Migration
5 11 (11.00%) Sprint Planning
5 11 (11.00%) Sprint Retrospective
5 11 (11.00%) Sprint Review
6 10 (10.00%) CRM
6 10 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 10 (10.00%) DevOps
6 10 (10.00%) MVVM
6 10 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 10 (10.00%) Workflow
7 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.00%) Server Building
8 8 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.00%) C#
2 9 (9.00%) SQL
3 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) VBScript
6 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (26.00%) CCNP
3 12 (12.00%) Degree
4 11 (11.00%) CCNA
5 9 (9.00%) MCITP
5 9 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (7.00%) CCIE
7 5 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (5.00%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
9 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.00%) CCDA
10 2 (2.00%) CCSA
11 1 (1.00%) CCDP
11 1 (1.00%) CCENT
11 1 (1.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (1.00%) CCSE
11 1 (1.00%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) PMO
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) Docker
2 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.00%) Firmware
4 5 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) FortiGate
2 10 (10.00%) Ansible
3 9 (9.00%) Terraform
4 3 (3.00%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.00%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 74 (74.00%) Cisco
2 29 (29.00%) Meraki
3 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (16.00%) Fortinet
4 16 (16.00%) McAfee
4 16 (16.00%) Palo Alto
5 15 (15.00%) Riverbed
6 13 (13.00%) F5
7 12 (12.00%) Juniper
8 9 (9.00%) VMware
9 7 (7.00%) Blue Coat
9 7 (7.00%) HP
9 7 (7.00%) SolarWinds
10 6 (6.00%) Citrix
11 5 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (5.00%) Synology
12 4 (4.00%) Brocade
12 4 (4.00%) NetApp
12 4 (4.00%) ServiceNow
13 3 (3.00%) Forcepoint