Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Check Point Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1179 1139 1237
Rank change year-on-year -40 +98 +15
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 24 35 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 65
UK median annual salary £44,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.09% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -27.27% +18.92% +2.78%

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 41,666 43,168 56,959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.47% 25.20% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31,865 34,011 45,711
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.18% +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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Check Point Certification in the UK

Check Point Certification
Top 7 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 21 April 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
England -26 21 £46,500 -15.45%
UK excluding London -44 18 £40,000 -27.27%
Midlands - 8 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 8 £37,500 -
South East -18 7 £62,500 +13.64%
London -17 6 £48,250 -33.45%
Scotland - 3 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 23 (95.83%) Firewall
3 20 (83.33%) Cisco
4 14 (58.33%) SolarWinds
5 11 (45.83%) Juniper
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
7 9 (37.50%) WAN
7 9 (37.50%) Wireless
8 8 (33.33%) Change Management
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) CCSE
8 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 8 (33.33%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) WLAN
8 8 (33.33%) CCNA
8 8 (33.33%) MPLS
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
9 7 (29.17%) CCSA
10 6 (25.00%) Banking
11 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
11 5 (20.83%) Internet
11 5 (20.83%) CCNP
11 5 (20.83%) F5
12 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 2 (8.33%) SIEM
13 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (8.33%) Kaspersky
13 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
13 2 (8.33%) Security Operations

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 9 (37.50%) WAN
3 9 (37.50%) Wireless
4 8 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 8 (33.33%) MPLS
4 8 (33.33%) WLAN
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Change Management
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Process Management
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) DevOps
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
2 8 (33.33%) CCSE
3 7 (29.17%) CCSA
4 5 (20.83%) CCNP
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) CISA
6 1 (4.17%) CISM
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (83.33%) Cisco
3 14 (58.33%) SolarWinds
4 11 (45.83%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) Avaya
6 2 (8.33%) Kaspersky
6 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Splunk