Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 January 2019 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 250 295 245
Rank change year-on-year +45 -50 +41
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 65 45 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.67% 0.44% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.78% 1.06% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 30 87
South West median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -9.09% +7.32%
10th Percentile £34,459 £27,900 £32,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,050 £55,300
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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,646 4,261 4,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.44% 42.09% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,922 3,519 3,781
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the South West

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the South West.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the South West

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in the South West over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the South West

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Wiltshire +28 51 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Bristol +3 6 £34,736 -40.90% 6
Gloucestershire +27 5 £41,500 -7.78% 1
Dorset +9 2 £39,000 -1.27% 3
Devon - 1 £40,000 - 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 50 (76.92%) Cisco
2 49 (75.38%) Firewall
3 33 (50.77%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (46.15%) CCNP
4 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
6 26 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 25 (38.46%) Windows
7 25 (38.46%) VMware
8 24 (36.92%) VPN
8 24 (36.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 23 (35.38%) Presales
10 21 (32.31%) WAN
11 20 (30.77%) Telecoms
11 20 (30.77%) SolarWinds
12 19 (29.23%) BGP
13 18 (27.69%) MPLS
13 18 (27.69%) OSPF
13 18 (27.69%) Finance
13 18 (27.69%) Wireless
13 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
14 17 (26.15%) F5
15 16 (24.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 16 (24.62%) Linux
16 15 (23.08%) LAN
16 15 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
17 14 (21.54%) Wireshark
17 14 (21.54%) Load Balancing
18 13 (20.00%) VMware NSX
18 13 (20.00%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.15%) Apache
1 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.77%) Office 365
3 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.62%) IaaS
5 2 (3.08%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (75.38%) Firewall
2 33 (50.77%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (36.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (36.92%) VPN
4 21 (32.31%) WAN
5 19 (29.23%) BGP
6 18 (27.69%) MPLS
6 18 (27.69%) OSPF
6 18 (27.69%) Wireless
7 16 (24.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (23.08%) Cisco ISE
8 15 (23.08%) LAN
9 14 (21.54%) Wireshark
10 12 (18.46%) Network Security
10 12 (18.46%) TACACS
10 12 (18.46%) tcpdump
11 11 (16.92%) Cisco Wireless
11 11 (16.92%) EIGRP
12 10 (15.38%) VoIP
13 9 (13.85%) IP Telephony
General
1 20 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 18 (27.69%) Finance
3 12 (18.46%) Billing
4 11 (16.92%) Electronics
4 11 (16.92%) Manufacturing
4 11 (16.92%) Marketing
5 7 (10.77%) Banking
6 3 (4.62%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.46%) Project Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) Network Consultant
4 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 8 (12.31%) Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Manager
6 7 (10.77%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (9.23%) Network Support
7 6 (9.23%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
9 4 (6.15%) Presales Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.77%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) EMC VNX
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.54%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 25 (38.46%) Windows
2 16 (24.62%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) Unix
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Presales
2 14 (21.54%) Load Balancing
3 12 (18.46%) Budget Control
3 12 (18.46%) Matrix Management
3 12 (18.46%) PQQ
3 12 (18.46%) Project Management
3 12 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (16.92%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (16.92%) ITIL
4 11 (16.92%) Programme Management
5 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (12.31%) Decision-Making
7 7 (10.77%) Computer Science
7 7 (10.77%) Information Security
7 7 (10.77%) Network Virtualisation
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Business Development
8 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) Bash Shell
1 12 (18.46%) Python
1 12 (18.46%) Tcl
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) CCNP
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
3 26 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (18.46%) CCNA
5 8 (12.31%) Degree
6 7 (10.77%) CCSA
6 7 (10.77%) CCSE
7 3 (4.62%) CCIE
8 2 (3.08%) MCT
9 1 (1.54%) CCDP
9 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.54%) MCSE
9 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) VMware NSX
2 7 (10.77%) Snort
2 7 (10.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) NFS
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) ArcSight ESM
2 10 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 5 (7.69%) Netcool
3 5 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (4.62%) Nessus
4 3 (4.62%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) Cisco
2 25 (38.46%) VMware
3 20 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 17 (26.15%) F5
5 13 (20.00%) Blue Coat
6 12 (18.46%) ArcSight
7 11 (16.92%) SAP
8 9 (13.85%) Fortinet
9 8 (12.31%) Juniper
9 8 (12.31%) Symantec
10 7 (10.77%) LogRhythm
10 7 (10.77%) Meraki
11 5 (7.69%) CyberArk
11 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.69%) Palo Alto
11 5 (7.69%) Tufin
12 4 (6.15%) IronPort
13 3 (4.62%) IBM
13 3 (4.62%) NetApp
13 3 (4.62%) WatchGuard