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

Check Point Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1132 1222
Rank change year-on-year -3 +90 +27
Permanent jobs citing Check Point Certification 44 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.027% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 58
UK median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.10% +12.21%
10th Percentile £48,250 £31,500 £39,188
90th Percentile £70,500 £55,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +37.50% -16.67% +5.49%

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 40,452 45,204 57,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.53% 25.69% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 31,402 35,912 46,212
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 £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 January 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 January 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 +12 44 £60,000 +50.00% 3
London +30 31 £60,000 +20.00% 3
UK excluding London -21 13 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South East -16 9 £55,000 +37.50%
Midlands +30 2 £37,500 -
East of England +10 2 £63,750 +75.86%
West Midlands +7 2 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 42 (95.45%) Firewall
3 37 (84.09%) Cisco
4 32 (72.73%) Network Security
5 30 (68.18%) CCSE
5 30 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (61.36%) CCNA
7 25 (56.82%) CCNP
8 24 (54.55%) CCSA
9 20 (45.45%) WAN
10 16 (36.36%) LAN
10 16 (36.36%) Juniper
10 16 (36.36%) Finance
11 15 (34.09%) CISSP
12 14 (31.82%) OSPF
12 14 (31.82%) VPN
12 14 (31.82%) DNS
12 14 (31.82%) BGP
13 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
13 13 (29.55%) CISM
14 11 (25.00%) MPLS
14 11 (25.00%) Network Design
15 10 (22.73%) JNCIS
15 10 (22.73%) Junos
15 10 (22.73%) F5
15 10 (22.73%) SIEM
15 10 (22.73%) Internet
15 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 9 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
16 9 (20.45%) X.509

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 4 (9.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) IaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (95.45%) Firewall
2 32 (72.73%) Network Security
3 20 (45.45%) WAN
4 16 (36.36%) LAN
5 14 (31.82%) BGP
5 14 (31.82%) DNS
5 14 (31.82%) OSPF
5 14 (31.82%) VPN
6 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
7 11 (25.00%) MPLS
8 10 (22.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (22.73%) Internet
8 10 (22.73%) Junos
9 9 (20.45%) DSL
9 9 (20.45%) VPLS
9 9 (20.45%) X.509
10 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 7 (15.91%) Wireless
12 4 (9.09%) DHCP
12 4 (9.09%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Law
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Network Security Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Security Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Network Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Security Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (13.64%) Check Point Analyst
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) PKI
2 8 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
1 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Network Design
2 10 (22.73%) SIEM
3 9 (20.45%) Translating Business Requirements
3 9 (20.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Information Security
5 5 (11.36%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (11.36%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (9.09%) BDD
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.09%) DevOps
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
6 4 (9.09%) Statistics
6 4 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) Time Management
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) CCSE
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (61.36%) CCNA
3 25 (56.82%) CCNP
4 24 (54.55%) CCSA
5 15 (34.09%) CISSP
6 13 (29.55%) CISM
7 10 (22.73%) JNCIS
8 9 (20.45%) CEH
9 8 (18.18%) CASP
9 8 (18.18%) SSCP
10 7 (15.91%) CCIE
11 5 (11.36%) CISA
11 5 (11.36%) MCSA
11 5 (11.36%) MCSE
11 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (6.82%) JNCIP
13 1 (2.27%) Degree
13 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
13 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 37 (84.09%) Cisco
3 16 (36.36%) Juniper
4 10 (22.73%) F5
5 7 (15.91%) Kaspersky
5 7 (15.91%) WatchGuard
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) IBM
7 4 (9.09%) Splunk
8 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.27%) LogRhythm
9 1 (2.27%) McAfee
9 1 (2.27%) Qualys
9 1 (2.27%) SAP
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos
9 1 (2.27%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro