Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certification
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1091 1148 1156
Rank change year-on-year +57 +8 +52
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 23 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.063% 0.11% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 43
UK median annual salary £30,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +50.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £41,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.50% -16.67%

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 36,636 41,525 45,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.13% 23.78% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26,763 32,240 36,011
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 January 2019.

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 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
England +58 22 £30,000 -50.00% 3
UK excluding London +71 19 £27,500 -50.00%
East of England +45 14 £27,500 -56.86%
London +22 4 £57,500 -4.17% 3
Midlands +41 2 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland +12 1 - -
South East +11 1 £52,500 -4.55%
Yorkshire - 1 £51,000 -
North of England - 1 £51,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Check Point Certification 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 with a requirement for Check Point Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 22 (95.65%) Firewall
3 20 (86.96%) CCSA
3 20 (86.96%) Network Security
4 14 (60.87%) CCNA
4 14 (60.87%) WAN
4 14 (60.87%) LAN
4 14 (60.87%) Network Management
5 11 (47.83%) Presales
6 10 (43.48%) CCNP
7 9 (39.13%) CCSE
8 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) Change Control
9 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 5 (21.74%) Internet
10 5 (21.74%) Juniper
10 5 (21.74%) OSPF
10 5 (21.74%) BGP
10 5 (21.74%) Wireshark
10 5 (21.74%) tcpdump
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (21.74%) Spanning Tree
10 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
11 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
11 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
11 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
11 4 (17.39%) ITSM

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:

Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) Firewall
2 20 (86.96%) Network Security
3 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 14 (60.87%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) BGP
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (21.74%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) OSPF
5 5 (21.74%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (21.74%) tcpdump
5 5 (21.74%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Network Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Security Engineer
4 9 (39.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) Check Point Support
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Support
5 7 (30.43%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) Network Support
5 7 (30.43%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Network Management
2 11 (47.83%) Presales
3 7 (30.43%) Change Control
4 4 (17.39%) ITSM
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Internal Audit
6 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Security Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.35%) SIEM
6 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (86.96%) CCSA
3 14 (60.87%) CCNA
4 10 (43.48%) CCNP
5 9 (39.13%) CCSE
6 4 (17.39%) JNCIP
7 3 (13.04%) CCDP
8 2 (8.70%) CISSP
9 1 (4.35%) CCSP
9 1 (4.35%) CISM
9 1 (4.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
9 1 (4.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
3 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
4 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec