Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Check Point Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certification
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1099 1160 1218
Rank change year-on-year +61 +58 +60
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 82 64 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.034% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 71
UK median annual salary £59,250 £38,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.92% -30.91% +12.24%
10th Percentile £49,075 £31,500 £39,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +53.33% -31.82% +13.99%

Check Point Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42463 49980 59953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.19% 26.36% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 32601 40134 47832
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Check Point Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Check Point Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Check Point Certification in the UK

Check Point Certification
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Check Point Certification.

Salary trend for Check Point Certification in the UK

Check Point Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Check Point Certification over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Check Point Certification in the UK

Check Point Certification
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Check Point Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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
England +94 82 £59,250 +55.92% 4
London +49 54 £60,000 +9.09% 4
UK excluding London +23 28 £57,500 +53.33%
South East +26 12 £60,000 +65.52%
East of England +12 9 £57,500 +58.62%
North of England +5 5 £52,500 +3.45%
North West - 3 - -
Midlands +20 2 £40,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +18 2 £52,500 +3.45%
West Midlands +2 2 £40,000 +14.29%

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Check Point Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 82 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 75 (91.46%) Cisco
3 70 (85.37%) Firewall
4 66 (80.49%) Network Security
5 60 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
6 59 (71.95%) CCSE
7 56 (68.29%) CCNP
8 54 (65.85%) CCSA
9 47 (57.32%) CCNA
10 45 (54.88%) WAN
11 42 (51.22%) LAN
12 40 (48.78%) Juniper
13 36 (43.90%) BGP
14 34 (41.46%) OSPF
15 33 (40.24%) VPN
16 32 (39.02%) F5
16 32 (39.02%) Data Centre
17 31 (37.80%) Finance
18 30 (36.59%) DNS
19 28 (34.15%) Internet
20 27 (32.93%) JNCIS
20 27 (32.93%) EIGRP
20 27 (32.93%) Junos
20 27 (32.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
21 23 (28.05%) MPLS
22 22 (26.83%) X.509
23 21 (25.61%) DSL
23 21 (25.61%) VPLS
24 20 (24.39%) Translating Business Requirements
25 19 (23.17%) Windows

Check Point Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.66%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) Office 365
3 3 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.66%) IaaS
3 3 (3.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (85.37%) Firewall
2 66 (80.49%) Network Security
3 45 (54.88%) WAN
4 42 (51.22%) LAN
5 36 (43.90%) BGP
6 34 (41.46%) OSPF
7 33 (40.24%) VPN
8 30 (36.59%) DNS
9 28 (34.15%) Internet
10 27 (32.93%) EIGRP
10 27 (32.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 27 (32.93%) Junos
11 23 (28.05%) MPLS
12 22 (26.83%) X.509
13 21 (25.61%) DSL
13 21 (25.61%) VPLS
14 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
15 13 (15.85%) Intrusion Detection
16 9 (10.98%) Cisco Nexus
17 8 (9.76%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
1 3 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 31 (37.80%) Finance
2 13 (15.85%) Banking
3 8 (9.76%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Analyst
1 28 (34.15%) Security Analyst
2 27 (32.93%) Network Security Analyst
3 26 (31.71%) Network Analyst
4 25 (30.49%) Network Engineer
5 19 (23.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 19 (23.17%) Network Security Engineer
5 19 (23.17%) Security Engineer
6 18 (21.95%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 11 (13.41%) Cisco Analyst
7 11 (13.41%) Cisco Security Analyst
8 10 (12.20%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 9 (10.98%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (10.98%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (10.98%) Service Analyst
10 8 (9.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 7 (8.54%) Asset Management Analyst
11 7 (8.54%) Check Point Analyst
11 7 (8.54%) Consultant
11 7 (8.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.07%) PKI
3 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
2 18 (21.95%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Translating Business Requirements
2 15 (18.29%) Network Design
2 15 (18.29%) SIEM
3 14 (17.07%) Information Security
3 14 (17.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 11 (13.41%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (12.20%) Presales
6 8 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.88%) Migration
8 4 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (4.88%) Network Optimisation
8 4 (4.88%) Statistics
9 3 (3.66%) BDD
9 3 (3.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.66%) DevOps
9 3 (3.66%) IT Strategy
9 3 (3.66%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.66%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Java
2 1 (1.22%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (73.17%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (71.95%) CCSE
3 56 (68.29%) CCNP
4 54 (65.85%) CCSA
5 47 (57.32%) CCNA
6 27 (32.93%) JNCIS
7 17 (20.73%) CISSP
8 15 (18.29%) JNCIP
9 12 (14.63%) CISM
10 11 (13.41%) CCIE
11 9 (10.98%) CEH
12 8 (9.76%) CASP
12 8 (9.76%) CCDP
12 8 (9.76%) SSCP
13 4 (4.88%) CISA
13 4 (4.88%) MCSA
13 4 (4.88%) MCSE
13 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (3.66%) CCIE Security
14 3 (3.66%) CCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (8.54%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.66%) GDPR
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (3.66%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 75 (91.46%) Cisco
3 40 (48.78%) Juniper
4 32 (39.02%) F5
5 8 (9.76%) Palo Alto
6 6 (7.32%) Kaspersky
6 6 (7.32%) WatchGuard
7 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.66%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 3 (3.66%) Splunk
9 2 (2.44%) McAfee
10 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.22%) LogRhythm
10 1 (1.22%) Qualys
10 1 (1.22%) SAP
10 1 (1.22%) Sophos
10 1 (1.22%) Symantec
10 1 (1.22%) Trend Micro