Period
to 16 November 2018

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 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 West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 279 228
Rank change year-on-year +10 -51 +57
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 60 57 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.59% 0.55% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.30% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 107
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,459 £30,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,000 £57,500
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 West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,915 4,384 4,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.36% 42.37% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3,158 3,623 3,995
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -1.27%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 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 16 November 2018.

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 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
Wiltshire +26 44 £53,750 +34.38% 4
Bristol +8 11 £34,736 -17.30% 1
Somerset +32 5 - - 1
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 West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 43 (71.67%) Cisco
2 39 (65.00%) Firewall
3 27 (45.00%) Windows
3 27 (45.00%) Data Centre
4 26 (43.33%) VMware
5 24 (40.00%) WAN
6 23 (38.33%) VPN
7 21 (35.00%) Finance
8 20 (33.33%) LAN
8 20 (33.33%) Presales
8 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 19 (31.67%) SolarWinds
10 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (28.33%) CCNP
10 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (28.33%) MPLS
11 16 (26.67%) BGP
12 15 (25.00%) OSPF
12 15 (25.00%) Linux
12 15 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 15 (25.00%) Wireless
13 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (21.67%) Wireshark
14 13 (21.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (21.67%) Unix
15 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 12 (20.00%) Project Management
15 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (18.33%) iSCSI

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 (6.67%) Apache
1 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 2 (3.33%) IaaS
2 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) WAN
3 23 (38.33%) VPN
4 20 (33.33%) LAN
5 17 (28.33%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (28.33%) MPLS
6 16 (26.67%) BGP
7 15 (25.00%) OSPF
7 15 (25.00%) Wireless
8 14 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (21.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 13 (21.67%) Wireshark
10 11 (18.33%) Cisco ISE
10 11 (18.33%) FCoE
10 11 (18.33%) iSCSI
10 11 (18.33%) VoIP
10 11 (18.33%) WLAN
11 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 9 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 9 (15.00%) SAN
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 15 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (18.33%) Billing
4 10 (16.67%) Electronics
4 10 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 10 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.33%) Project Manager
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Network Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Operational Security Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Private Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Linux
3 13 (21.67%) Unix
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Presales
2 12 (20.00%) Project Management
3 11 (18.33%) Budget Control
3 11 (18.33%) Load Balancing
3 11 (18.33%) Matrix Management
3 11 (18.33%) PQQ
3 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 9 (15.00%) Information Security
6 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.67%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) Network Management
8 6 (10.00%) Security Architecture
8 6 (10.00%) Security Operations
8 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 8 (13.33%) Python
1 8 (13.33%) Tcl
2 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) C
4 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 20 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) CCNP
2 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.67%) CCNA
4 5 (8.33%) Degree
4 5 (8.33%) MCT
5 4 (6.67%) CCSA
5 4 (6.67%) CCSE
6 2 (3.33%) CCDP
6 2 (3.33%) CCIE
6 2 (3.33%) MCSE
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.67%) CISM
7 1 (1.67%) CISMP
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.67%) MCP
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) Snort
2 9 (15.00%) VMware NSX
3 5 (8.33%) NFS
4 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (13.33%) ArcSight ESM
3 6 (10.00%) OSSEC
4 5 (8.33%) FortiGate
5 4 (6.67%) Netcool
5 4 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Cisco
2 26 (43.33%) VMware
3 19 (31.67%) SolarWinds
4 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.67%) F5
5 10 (16.67%) Juniper
5 10 (16.67%) SAP
6 9 (15.00%) Blue Coat
6 9 (15.00%) LogRhythm
7 8 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 8 (13.33%) Meraki
8 6 (10.00%) Forcepoint
8 6 (10.00%) Fortinet
8 6 (10.00%) WatchGuard
9 5 (8.33%) Brocade
9 5 (8.33%) BT
9 5 (8.33%) McAfee
9 5 (8.33%) Siemens
9 5 (8.33%) Sophos
9 5 (8.33%) Tufin