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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
England / South East
Rank 190 174 202
Rank change year-on-year -16 +28  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 238 359 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.61% 1.87% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 3.71% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 169 311 217
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 6982 9665 10174
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 47.17% 50.31% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5682 8089 8033
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -24 90 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Hampshire +28 40 £40,000 -17.52% 2
East Sussex +42 39 £40,000 -9.38%
Kent +17 31 £43,000 +11.68% 1
Surrey +4 26 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Oxfordshire -3 5 £77,500 +40.90%
Middlesex -4 2 £27,500 -45.00%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 458 (87.57%) Cisco
2 421 (80.50%) Firewall
3 277 (52.96%) Juniper
4 251 (47.99%) Cisco Certification
5 250 (47.80%) Palo Alto
6 207 (39.58%) F5
7 204 (39.01%) Network Security
8 189 (36.14%) CCNP
9 182 (34.80%) VPN
10 181 (34.61%) Cisco ASA
11 158 (30.21%) LAN
12 142 (27.15%) Blue Coat
13 141 (26.96%) Windows
14 130 (24.86%) WAN
15 125 (23.90%) Data Centre
16 118 (22.56%) Wireless
17 112 (21.41%) CCNA
18 110 (21.03%) Fortinet
19 104 (19.89%) Linux
20 99 (18.93%) CCIE
21 93 (17.78%) Microsoft
22 89 (17.02%) VoIP
23 86 (16.44%) Unix
24 84 (16.06%) ITIL
25 83 (15.87%) TCP/IP
26 79 (15.11%) MPLS
27 77 (14.72%) VMware
28 76 (14.53%) Network Design
29 75 (14.34%) Risk Management
30 74 (14.15%) Kalman Filter

CheckPoint
Top Related 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 14 (2.68%) IIS
2 13 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 12 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.57%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.54%) MS Office
3 27 (5.16%) MS Visio
4 21 (4.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.68%) SaaS
2 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.76%) Office 365
5 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 421 (80.50%) Firewall
2 204 (39.01%) Network Security
3 182 (34.80%) VPN
4 181 (34.61%) Cisco ASA
5 158 (30.21%) LAN
6 130 (24.86%) WAN
7 118 (22.56%) Wireless
8 89 (17.02%) VoIP
9 83 (15.87%) TCP/IP
10 79 (15.11%) MPLS
11 71 (13.58%) DNS
12 66 (12.62%) IPsec
12 66 (12.62%) SSL
13 59 (11.28%) Cisco Nexus
14 58 (11.09%) DHCP
15 53 (10.13%) Internet
16 50 (9.56%) OSPF
17 43 (8.22%) BGP
18 39 (7.46%) Intrusion Detection
19 37 (7.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.38%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.19%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 73 (13.96%) Finance
2 28 (5.35%) German Language
3 22 (4.21%) Retail
4 19 (3.63%) French Language
5 17 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.68%) Banking
7 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.76%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 2 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 217 (41.49%) Network Engineer
2 152 (29.06%) Security Engineer
3 84 (16.06%) Support Engineer
4 81 (15.49%) Cisco Engineer
5 74 (14.15%) Juniper Engineer
6 67 (12.81%) Network Support
7 63 (12.05%) Senior Security Engineer
8 56 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 55 (10.52%) Network Security Engineer
10 50 (9.56%) Network Support Engineer
11 48 (9.18%) Senior Network Engineer
12 45 (8.60%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 42 (8.03%) Architect
14 33 (6.31%) Consultant
15 30 (5.74%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 29 (5.54%) Data Network Engineer
16 29 (5.54%) NOC Engineer
17 28 (5.35%) Analyst
17 28 (5.35%) Firewall Engineer
18 27 (5.16%) Blue Coat Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.82%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.29%) .NET
3 10 (1.91%) Web Services
4 5 (0.96%) OAuth2
4 5 (0.96%) OpenID
4 5 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (0.96%) SAML
5 3 (0.57%) REST
6 2 (0.38%) CSS
7 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 125 (23.90%) Data Centre
2 35 (6.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 31 (5.93%) Security Operations Centre
4 30 (5.74%) Driving Licence
5 18 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.96%) PKI
8 3 (0.57%) DataPower
8 3 (0.57%) IVR
9 2 (0.38%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.38%) iPad
9 2 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.19%) CMDB
10 1 (0.19%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.19%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.19%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.19%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 141 (26.96%) Windows
2 104 (19.89%) Linux
3 86 (16.44%) Unix
4 59 (11.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (8.03%) Solaris
7 41 (7.84%) Windows 2000
8 25 (4.78%) Windows Server
9 17 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.34%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.15%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.38%) CatOS
13 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.06%) ITIL
2 76 (14.53%) Network Design
3 75 (14.34%) Risk Management
4 74 (14.15%) Kalman Filter
5 57 (10.90%) Information Security
5 57 (10.90%) Presales
6 43 (8.22%) Change Management
7 40 (7.65%) Load Balancing
7 40 (7.65%) Mentoring
8 36 (6.88%) Security Operations
9 33 (6.31%) Network Monitoring
10 27 (5.16%) Network Management
10 27 (5.16%) Security Architecture
11 25 (4.78%) Network Architecture
11 25 (4.78%) Project Management
12 23 (4.40%) Coaching
12 23 (4.40%) Security Patching
13 22 (4.21%) Content Management
13 22 (4.21%) Identity Management
13 22 (4.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.68%) Perl
2 10 (1.91%) Python
3 8 (1.53%) C
4 6 (1.15%) SQL
5 5 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (0.96%) Ruby
6 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 251 (47.99%) Cisco Certification
2 189 (36.14%) CCNP
3 112 (21.41%) CCNA
4 99 (18.93%) CCIE
5 73 (13.96%) CCSE
6 63 (12.05%) CCSA
7 46 (8.80%) CCSP
8 37 (7.07%) Security Cleared
9 33 (6.31%) CCNP Voice
10 32 (6.12%) JNCIA
11 31 (5.93%) Degree
12 27 (5.16%) SC Cleared
13 24 (4.59%) JNCIS
14 22 (4.21%) CCIP
14 22 (4.21%) Check Point Certification
15 19 (3.63%) CISSP
16 14 (2.68%) CCDP
16 14 (2.68%) CISA
17 11 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (1.91%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (13.38%) SLA
2 16 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.96%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 49 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.59%) ProxySG
3 23 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 23 (4.40%) VMware ESX
4 18 (3.44%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (1.72%) Firmware
7 2 (0.38%) Docker
7 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.38%) vSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 48 (9.18%) FortiGate
2 24 (4.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 15 (2.87%) Nagios
4 10 (1.91%) Cisco CUCM
4 10 (1.91%) SCOM
5 9 (1.72%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (1.15%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (1.15%) QRadar
6 6 (1.15%) SCCM
7 5 (0.96%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.96%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.96%) WSUS
8 2 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.38%) Nessus
8 2 (0.38%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.38%) TrustSec
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 458 (87.57%) Cisco
2 277 (52.96%) Juniper
3 250 (47.80%) Palo Alto
4 207 (39.58%) F5
5 142 (27.15%) Blue Coat
6 110 (21.03%) Fortinet
7 93 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 77 (14.72%) VMware
9 72 (13.77%) Sourcefire
10 52 (9.94%) HP
11 42 (8.03%) Crossbeam
11 42 (8.03%) Imperva
12 38 (7.27%) SolarWinds
13 33 (6.31%) Riverbed
14 30 (5.74%) Intel Security
14 30 (5.74%) Mitel
15 29 (5.54%) Aruba
16 26 (4.97%) TippingPoint
17 24 (4.59%) LogLogic
17 24 (4.59%) Proofpoint
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