Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 303 254 214
Rank change year-on-year -49 -40 +8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 260 360 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.88% 1.24% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 2.68% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 214 246 476
South East median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,575 £35,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00% -

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 13,019 13,454 17,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.03% 46.18% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10,379 10,790 13,952
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 -59 133 £60,000 +4.35% 22
Berkshire -33 120 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Hampshire +23 66 £60,250 +21.72% 6
Surrey +1 31 £55,000 -8.33% 2
West Sussex +16 18 £57,000 +20.00% 6
Kent -26 14 £49,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £55,000 +18.28%
Oxfordshire -23 7 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Middlesex - 1 £47,500 -
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 231 (88.85%) Cisco
2 175 (67.31%) Firewall
3 117 (45.00%) WAN
4 104 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
5 99 (38.08%) LAN
6 90 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
7 86 (33.08%) Network Security
8 84 (32.31%) Palo Alto
8 84 (32.31%) Juniper
9 79 (30.38%) Data Centre
10 77 (29.62%) CCNP
11 76 (29.23%) F5
12 74 (28.46%) VPN
13 70 (26.92%) WLAN
14 67 (25.77%) ITIL
15 57 (21.92%) Fortinet
16 56 (21.54%) Load Balancing
17 54 (20.77%) MPLS
18 52 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 51 (19.62%) DNS
20 50 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
21 49 (18.85%) HP
22 47 (18.08%) Windows
22 47 (18.08%) Network Design
23 46 (17.69%) Wireless
23 46 (17.69%) VMware
24 45 (17.31%) Linux
25 44 (16.92%) Riverbed
26 43 (16.54%) Aruba
27 40 (15.38%) ITIL V3

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 12 (4.62%) IIS
2 10 (3.85%) JBoss
2 10 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (8.08%) MS Visio
2 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.77%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 52 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.23%) IaaS
4 8 (3.08%) Akamai
5 7 (2.69%) Office 365
6 3 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (1.15%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.38%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 175 (67.31%) Firewall
2 117 (45.00%) WAN
3 104 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 99 (38.08%) LAN
5 86 (33.08%) Network Security
6 74 (28.46%) VPN
7 70 (26.92%) WLAN
8 54 (20.77%) MPLS
9 51 (19.62%) DNS
10 50 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
11 46 (17.69%) Wireless
12 37 (14.23%) Ethernet
13 34 (13.08%) OSPF
14 33 (12.69%) DHCP
14 33 (12.69%) NetScaler
15 32 (12.31%) BGP
16 28 (10.77%) Cisco Firepower
17 27 (10.38%) TCP/IP
18 26 (10.00%) VLAN
19 25 (9.62%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (0.38%) Big Data
1 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
1 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (9.62%) Finance
1 25 (9.62%) Retail
2 12 (4.62%) Back Office
3 9 (3.46%) Banking
3 9 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.38%) Front Office
5 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (33.85%) Network Engineer
2 33 (12.69%) Security Engineer
3 25 (9.62%) Architect
4 24 (9.23%) Cisco Engineer
4 24 (9.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (9.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 23 (8.85%) Consultant
5 23 (8.85%) Security Architect
5 23 (8.85%) Security Consultant
6 22 (8.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (8.08%) Security Solutions Architect
8 19 (7.31%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (6.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 16 (6.15%) Network Security Consultant
11 15 (5.77%) Network Consultant
12 14 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
12 14 (5.38%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 14 (5.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (5.00%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.23%) Middleware
2 8 (3.08%) CSS
3 4 (1.54%) 802.1X
4 2 (0.77%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) .NET
5 1 (0.38%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 79 (30.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.15%) PMI
3 12 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (3.46%) FlexPod
6 8 (3.08%) BBC
6 8 (3.08%) NHS
7 5 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.92%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.54%) PKI
8 4 (1.54%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.77%) Clustering
9 2 (0.77%) Wiki
10 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.08%) Windows
2 45 (17.31%) Linux
3 23 (8.85%) Windows Server
4 14 (5.38%) Solaris
5 12 (4.62%) Unix
6 11 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.15%) CentOS
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.38%) Debian
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.77%) ITIL
2 56 (21.54%) Load Balancing
3 47 (18.08%) Network Design
4 40 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 37 (14.23%) SIEM
6 32 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (12.31%) Project Management
7 29 (11.15%) Presales
8 28 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (8.85%) PRINCE2
9 23 (8.85%) Waterfall
10 19 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (7.31%) Service Design
11 18 (6.92%) Capacity Management
11 18 (6.92%) Information Security
11 18 (6.92%) Vulnerability Management
12 16 (6.15%) CMMI
12 16 (6.15%) Logistics
12 16 (6.15%) PRINCE
12 16 (6.15%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.62%) SQL
2 11 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.15%) Python
4 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.38%) C
5 1 (0.38%) C++
5 1 (0.38%) VB
5 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (29.62%) CCNP
3 34 (13.08%) CCDP
3 34 (13.08%) CCIE
4 29 (11.15%) CCNA
5 21 (8.08%) CCSE
6 19 (7.31%) Degree
7 18 (6.92%) JNCIP
8 16 (6.15%) CISSP
8 16 (6.15%) PMI Certification
9 15 (5.77%) Security Cleared
10 14 (5.38%) SC Cleared
11 12 (4.62%) CCSA
12 10 (3.85%) IISP
12 10 (3.85%) ISSAP
12 10 (3.85%) JNCIS
13 9 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (3.08%) CCIE Security
15 7 (2.69%) HNC
15 7 (2.69%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (4.23%) PMO
3 10 (3.85%) SLA
4 9 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.54%) COBIT
5 4 (1.54%) FISMA
5 4 (1.54%) GDPR
6 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.38%) GPG13
7 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (7.31%) VMware NSX
3 16 (6.15%) Active Directory
4 14 (5.38%) ProxySG
5 5 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.92%) vSphere
6 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.77%) Snort
9 1 (0.38%) Docker
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (5.00%) CASB
3 10 (3.85%) QRadar
4 9 (3.46%) FortiGate
5 8 (3.08%) Cisco CME
6 4 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.54%) Puppet
7 3 (1.15%) SCCM
8 2 (0.77%) Ansible
8 2 (0.77%) Nagios
8 2 (0.77%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.38%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 231 (88.85%) Cisco
2 84 (32.31%) Juniper
2 84 (32.31%) Palo Alto
3 76 (29.23%) F5
4 57 (21.92%) Fortinet
5 49 (18.85%) HP
6 46 (17.69%) VMware
7 44 (16.92%) Riverbed
8 43 (16.54%) Aruba
9 35 (13.46%) Blue Coat
9 35 (13.46%) McAfee
9 35 (13.46%) SolarWinds
10 32 (12.31%) Microsoft
11 25 (9.62%) Avaya
12 24 (9.23%) Zscaler
13 19 (7.31%) Meraki
14 16 (6.15%) TOWER Software
14 16 (6.15%) Tufin
15 15 (5.77%) Infoblox
16 14 (5.38%) Sophos