Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 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.

CheckPoint
England > South West
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 219 273
Rank change year-on-year -67 +54 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 49 134 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 1.23% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.74% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38 113 68
South West median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £20,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £52,875 £62,500 £54,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 4455 4893 5143
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 42.92% 44.75% 43.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3706 4062 4174
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,658 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.68% -

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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
Bristol -54 26 £42,500 +84.78% 2
Cornwall - 7 - -
Wiltshire +11 5 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Somerset -12 5 £43,750 +41.13% 1
Gloucestershire -10 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Dorset -3 2 £39,500 -34.17% 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 41 (83.67%) Firewall
3 21 (42.86%) Juniper
4 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
4 19 (38.78%) VPN
5 18 (36.73%) F5
6 17 (34.69%) Windows
7 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (30.61%) Wireless
8 15 (30.61%) VLAN
9 14 (28.57%) CCNA
10 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) WAN
10 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
11 12 (24.49%) DNS
12 11 (22.45%) HTTP
12 11 (22.45%) SSL
12 11 (22.45%) LAN
12 11 (22.45%) VMware
13 10 (20.41%) ITIL
13 10 (20.41%) HSRP
14 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (16.33%) OSPF
15 8 (16.33%) HP
15 8 (16.33%) CCNP
15 8 (16.33%) Aruba
15 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (16.33%) Network Security
15 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.04%) IaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) Firewall
2 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
2 19 (38.78%) VPN
3 15 (30.61%) VLAN
3 15 (30.61%) Wireless
4 13 (26.53%) WAN
5 12 (24.49%) DNS
6 11 (22.45%) HTTP
6 11 (22.45%) LAN
6 11 (22.45%) SSL
7 10 (20.41%) HSRP
8 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (16.33%) Network Security
9 8 (16.33%) OSPF
10 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
10 7 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 7 (14.29%) MPLS
10 7 (14.29%) SMTP
10 7 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) DB2
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Military
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) French Language
3 2 (4.08%) German Language
3 2 (4.08%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Support Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) Network Support
4 8 (16.33%) IT Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Communications Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Customer Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Communications Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Network Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Cisco Specialist
8 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.08%) Field Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Java EE
1 1 (2.04%) JSON
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) WSDL
1 1 (2.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) CESG
3 2 (4.08%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) AIX
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) VMS
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (14.29%) Project Management
3 7 (14.29%) SIEM
4 6 (12.24%) Data Privacy
5 4 (8.16%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Data Encryption
5 4 (8.16%) Data Security
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Migration
7 2 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) Java
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.57%) CCNA
3 8 (16.33%) CCNP
4 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.12%) CCVP
6 1 (2.04%) CCENT
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
6 1 (2.04%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCSA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCSP
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.16%) Nessus
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 43 (87.76%) Cisco
2 21 (42.86%) Juniper
3 18 (36.73%) F5
4 11 (22.45%) VMware
5 8 (16.33%) Aruba
5 8 (16.33%) HP
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.29%) WatchGuard
7 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.16%) Dell
8 4 (8.16%) IBM
8 4 (8.16%) Xerox
9 3 (6.12%) EMC
9 3 (6.12%) Nokia
9 3 (6.12%) Palo Alto
9 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.08%) IronPort
10 2 (4.08%) Kaspersky
10 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.08%) Trend Micro