The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 3 months to 28 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 53 29
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 12 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.36% 2.15% 7.00%
As % of the Vendors category 12.68% 5.06% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 46
Median salary £33,000 £34,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.03% -18.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -2.17%  

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 Suffolk.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 205 237 243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 50.12% 42.40% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 186 218 218
Median salary £38,500 £35,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.45% +29.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Suffolk over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Suffolk

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newmarket +1 14 £29,500 -14.49%
Ipswich +14 12 £42,000 +20.00%
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 34 (91.89%) Juniper
2 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
3 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
3 25 (67.57%) F5
4 18 (48.65%) Firewall
5 17 (45.95%) Windows
5 17 (45.95%) Linux
6 16 (43.24%) VPN
6 16 (43.24%) Network Security
7 11 (29.73%) CCNA
7 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
9 9 (24.32%) Wireless
9 9 (24.32%) Avaya
9 9 (24.32%) VoIP
9 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
9 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
9 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (24.32%) Cisco CME
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (21.62%) Palo Alto
10 8 (21.62%) Presales
10 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
10 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (21.62%) IP Telephony
10 8 (21.62%) VMware
10 8 (21.62%) DHCP
10 8 (21.62%) DNS

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) TCP/IP
2 18 (48.65%) Firewall
3 16 (43.24%) Network Security
3 16 (43.24%) VPN
4 9 (24.32%) VoIP
4 9 (24.32%) Wireless
5 8 (21.62%) DHCP
5 8 (21.62%) DNS
5 8 (21.62%) IP Telephony
6 7 (18.92%) ADSL
6 7 (18.92%) Broadband
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (18.92%) IPsec
6 7 (18.92%) NetScreen
6 7 (18.92%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Junior
2 8 (21.62%) Junior Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Junior Security Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Security Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) Network Operations Specialist
3 7 (18.92%) Network Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Linux
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.62%) Presales
2 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.92%) BCP
3 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
3 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity Planning
3 7 (18.92%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 7 (18.92%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 7 (18.92%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Analytics
4 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
4 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum
5 1 (2.70%) Scrum-ban
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) CCNA
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) CCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
4 1 (2.70%) CCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
1 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco CME
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Juniper
2 25 (67.57%) Blue Coat
2 25 (67.57%) F5
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) Avaya
5 8 (21.62%) Palo Alto
5 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Planview
6 1 (2.70%) Trillium