Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 283 200
Rank change year-on-year -23 -83 +36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 235 325 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 1.06% 1.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 2.35% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 192 215 472
South East median annual salary £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,500 £71,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 12,317 13,839 16,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.72% 45.25% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9,785 10,984 13,359
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £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 16 November 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 16 November 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 -75 81 £57,500 - 9
Hampshire +37 68 £57,500 +16.16% 7
Berkshire -79 64 £57,500 -2.13% 7
Surrey +9 33 £52,500 -8.70% 9
West Sussex - 31 £54,500 - 5
Kent -25 13 £45,750 -6.63%
East Sussex - 12 £58,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +11 11 £62,750 +25.50%
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £55,000 +27.91% 2
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 207 (88.09%) Cisco
2 155 (65.96%) Firewall
3 95 (40.43%) WAN
4 92 (39.15%) Palo Alto
5 86 (36.60%) Cisco Certification
6 81 (34.47%) LAN
7 75 (31.91%) Juniper
7 75 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
8 73 (31.06%) CCNP
9 71 (30.21%) F5
10 68 (28.94%) Data Centre
10 68 (28.94%) Wireless
11 61 (25.96%) VPN
12 50 (21.28%) Network Security
13 48 (20.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 48 (20.43%) MPLS
14 46 (19.57%) ITIL
14 46 (19.57%) Network Design
14 46 (19.57%) Load Balancing
15 45 (19.15%) Linux
16 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
17 40 (17.02%) Riverbed
17 40 (17.02%) Blue Coat
18 37 (15.74%) Fortinet
19 36 (15.32%) Cisco Firepower
20 35 (14.89%) Windows
21 34 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
22 32 (13.62%) WLAN
23 31 (13.19%) CCDP
24 30 (12.77%) VoIP

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 7 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.55%) IIS
2 6 (2.55%) JBoss
2 6 (2.55%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.68%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.28%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.26%) Office 365
4 7 (2.98%) IaaS
5 4 (1.70%) Akamai
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (65.96%) Firewall
2 95 (40.43%) WAN
3 81 (34.47%) LAN
4 75 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
5 68 (28.94%) Wireless
6 61 (25.96%) VPN
7 50 (21.28%) Network Security
8 48 (20.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 48 (20.43%) MPLS
9 36 (15.32%) Cisco Firepower
10 32 (13.62%) WLAN
11 30 (12.77%) NetScaler
11 30 (12.77%) VoIP
12 29 (12.34%) BGP
12 29 (12.34%) Ethernet
12 29 (12.34%) OSPF
13 26 (11.06%) DNS
14 25 (10.64%) Skype
15 24 (10.21%) TCP/IP
16 21 (8.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.28%) Big Data
2 3 (1.28%) Data Lake
2 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (9.79%) Retail
2 21 (8.94%) Finance
3 12 (5.11%) Back Office
4 11 (4.68%) Banking
5 10 (4.26%) Marketing
6 7 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.55%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.28%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Legal
10 1 (0.43%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 84 (35.74%) Network Engineer
2 33 (14.04%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (12.34%) Security Engineer
4 28 (11.91%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 27 (11.49%) Consultant
5 27 (11.49%) Security Consultant
6 18 (7.66%) Analyst
6 18 (7.66%) Senior Network Engineer
7 16 (6.81%) Network Manager
8 15 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.38%) Network Security Consultant
9 14 (5.96%) Network Consultant
9 14 (5.96%) Network Security Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) NOC Engineer
11 11 (4.68%) Architect
11 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.68%) Wireless Engineer
11 11 (4.68%) Wireless Network Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) IT Manager
12 10 (4.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.98%) Middleware
2 4 (1.70%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.70%) CSS
3 2 (0.85%) .NET
3 2 (0.85%) COM
4 1 (0.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (28.94%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.09%) Video Conferencing
3 15 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (4.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (4.26%) PMI
6 9 (3.83%) BBC
6 9 (3.83%) NHS
7 8 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (3.40%) Wiki
8 7 (2.98%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (2.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (2.55%) PKI
10 5 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.70%) e-Learning
11 4 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.85%) AS400
12 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.85%) FlexPod
13 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 45 (19.15%) Linux
2 35 (14.89%) Windows
3 13 (5.53%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.26%) Solaris
5 9 (3.83%) CentOS
5 9 (3.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.40%) Unix
7 6 (2.55%) Debian
8 5 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.43%) VMS
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (19.57%) ITIL
1 46 (19.57%) Load Balancing
1 46 (19.57%) Network Design
2 41 (17.45%) Problem-Solving
3 34 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.34%) Project Management
5 27 (11.49%) SIEM
6 24 (10.21%) Network Monitoring
7 23 (9.79%) ITIL V3
7 23 (9.79%) Waterfall
8 19 (8.09%) Change Control
9 17 (7.23%) Information Security
10 15 (6.38%) Capacity Management
10 15 (6.38%) Service Design
11 14 (5.96%) Presales
11 14 (5.96%) Security Operations
12 13 (5.53%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.11%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.11%) Network Architecture
13 12 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.26%) Python
1 10 (4.26%) SQL
2 2 (0.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (36.60%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (31.06%) CCNP
3 31 (13.19%) CCDP
4 26 (11.06%) CCNA
5 25 (10.64%) CCIE
6 15 (6.38%) Degree
6 15 (6.38%) JNCIS
7 14 (5.96%) CCSA
8 10 (4.26%) JNCIP
8 10 (4.26%) PMI Certification
9 9 (3.83%) CISSP
9 9 (3.83%) Security Cleared
10 8 (3.40%) CCSE
10 8 (3.40%) SC Cleared
11 7 (2.98%) HNC
11 7 (2.98%) JNCIE
12 6 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.70%) IISP
13 4 (1.70%) ISEB
13 4 (1.70%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) SLA
2 12 (5.11%) PMO
3 4 (1.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.70%) FISMA
4 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 17 (7.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.96%) ProxySG
3 8 (3.40%) VMware NSX
4 7 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.28%) Snort
5 3 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.85%) BitLocker
6 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.68%) FortiGate
2 9 (3.83%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (2.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (2.55%) Nagios
5 4 (1.70%) CASB
5 4 (1.70%) Cisco CME
5 4 (1.70%) QRadar
6 3 (1.28%) Grafana
6 3 (1.28%) Kibana
7 2 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.85%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.43%) Ansible
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.43%) SCCM
8 1 (0.43%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 207 (88.09%) Cisco
2 92 (39.15%) Palo Alto
3 75 (31.91%) Juniper
4 71 (30.21%) F5
5 40 (17.02%) Blue Coat
5 40 (17.02%) Riverbed
6 37 (15.74%) Fortinet
7 30 (12.77%) McAfee
8 28 (11.91%) Aruba
8 28 (11.91%) HP
9 26 (11.06%) SolarWinds
10 24 (10.21%) Avaya
10 24 (10.21%) Meraki
10 24 (10.21%) VMware
11 23 (9.79%) Microsoft
12 19 (8.09%) Citrix
13 13 (5.53%) Virgin Media
14 10 (4.26%) Mitel
14 10 (4.26%) Sophos
14 10 (4.26%) Tufin