The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
UK
Rank 282 261 232
Rank change year-on-year -21 -29  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 945 1270 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 1.23% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 2.69% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1069 1135
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37302 47298 49861
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.90% 45.94% 47.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29986 38617 40192
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

CheckPoint
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the UK

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in the UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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
England -14 902 £50,000 - 81
London +44 405 £55,000 - 36
South East -8 240 £49,500 -1.00% 15
Berkshire -22 91 £50,000 -13.04% 8
West Midlands +53 78 £40,000 -15.78% 5
City of London +41 77 £51,250 -17.00% 10
Reading 0 70 £40,000 -27.27% 3
East of England -33 67 £44,000 -20.00% 6
North West -5 49 £37,500 -9.36% 6
Birmingham +38 45 £45,000 -3.22% 2
Hampshire +31 40 £40,000 -17.52% 2
Manchester -4 39 £42,500 -10.52% 6
East Sussex +43 38 £40,000 -9.38%
Brighton - 36 £47,500 -
Kent +17 32 £44,000 +18.91% 1
Yorkshire -31 30 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Surrey -6 28 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Hertfordshire +4 25 £43,250 -24.78% 2
South West -9 20 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Watford -7 19 £40,750 -20.48% 2
Wales -1 18 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Yorkshire -12 15 £43,000 -4.44% 4
South Wales +1 13 £42,500 -5.55% 3
North Yorkshire -11 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Canary Wharf -14 13 £57,500 -20.68%
Solihull - 13 £37,500 -
Scotland +9 12 £35,500 -27.55% 4
Cambridgeshire -7 12 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Leeds -13 12 £49,000 +8.88% 4
Warwickshire - 12 £35,000 -

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 1833 (85.77%) Cisco
2 1583 (74.08%) Firewall
3 1066 (49.88%) Cisco Certification
4 853 (39.92%) Juniper
5 835 (39.07%) CCNP
6 784 (36.69%) Network Security
7 751 (35.14%) Palo Alto
8 728 (34.07%) F5
9 624 (29.20%) Cisco ASA
10 603 (28.22%) Data Centre
11 590 (27.61%) LAN
12 577 (27.00%) WAN
13 519 (24.29%) VPN
14 485 (22.70%) Windows
15 483 (22.60%) Finance
16 466 (21.81%) ITIL
17 464 (21.71%) CCNA
18 452 (21.15%) Fortinet
19 414 (19.37%) VMware
20 405 (18.95%) Wireless
21 381 (17.83%) OSPF
22 353 (16.52%) Linux
23 340 (15.91%) BGP
24 339 (15.86%) Cisco Nexus
25 319 (14.93%) HP
26 318 (14.88%) CCIE
26 318 (14.88%) MPLS
27 313 (14.65%) Microsoft
28 308 (14.41%) TCP/IP
29 302 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
Top Related 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
1 114 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 57 (2.67%) Skype for Business
3 38 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (1.64%) IIS
5 33 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (0.84%) WebLogic
9 17 (0.80%) Apache
10 11 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.51%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.19%) JBoss
11 4 (0.19%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.094%) CMS
12 2 (0.094%) WebSphere
Applications
1 112 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.81%) MS Office
3 59 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.047%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 8 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.094%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 85 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (3.42%) IaaS
4 65 (3.04%) PaaS
5 55 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
6 42 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
7 39 (1.82%) Office 365
8 36 (1.68%) SaaS
9 10 (0.47%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.37%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.19%) Bluemix
14 1 (0.047%) Akamai
14 1 (0.047%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1583 (74.08%) Firewall
2 784 (36.69%) Network Security
3 624 (29.20%) Cisco ASA
4 590 (27.61%) LAN
5 577 (27.00%) WAN
6 519 (24.29%) VPN
7 405 (18.95%) Wireless
8 381 (17.83%) OSPF
9 340 (15.91%) BGP
10 339 (15.86%) Cisco Nexus
11 318 (14.88%) MPLS
12 308 (14.41%) TCP/IP
13 271 (12.68%) DNS
14 227 (10.62%) VoIP
15 192 (8.98%) DHCP
15 192 (8.98%) EIGRP
16 168 (7.86%) IPsec
17 167 (7.81%) Cisco IOS
18 162 (7.58%) SSL
19 148 (6.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 44 (2.06%) MySQL
3 42 (1.97%) DB2
4 14 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (0.37%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (0.28%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.14%) Big Data
10 3 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.14%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.094%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.094%) DocumentDB
11 2 (0.094%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.094%) MS Access
12 1 (0.047%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.047%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.094%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.094%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.094%) JIRA
5 1 (0.047%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.047%) Visual Studio
General
1 483 (22.60%) Finance
2 159 (7.44%) Retail
3 100 (4.68%) Telecoms
4 93 (4.35%) Banking
5 51 (2.39%) Publishing
6 42 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 41 (1.92%) Financial Institution
8 31 (1.45%) German Language
9 23 (1.08%) Marketing
10 21 (0.98%) French Language
11 20 (0.94%) Billing
11 20 (0.94%) Games
11 20 (0.94%) Legal
12 16 (0.75%) Law
13 15 (0.70%) Manufacturing
14 12 (0.56%) Back Office
15 11 (0.51%) Advertising
16 10 (0.47%) Electronics
16 10 (0.47%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 871 (40.76%) Network Engineer
2 463 (21.67%) Security Engineer
3 285 (13.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 272 (12.73%) Cisco Engineer
5 228 (10.67%) Consultant
6 227 (10.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 221 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
8 198 (9.27%) Analyst
9 191 (8.94%) Architect
10 145 (6.79%) Security Consultant
11 142 (6.64%) Support Engineer
12 137 (6.41%) Network Consultant
13 125 (5.85%) Firewall Engineer
14 115 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 104 (4.87%) Juniper Engineer
15 104 (4.87%) Network Support
16 101 (4.73%) Network Security Consultant
16 101 (4.73%) Senior Security Engineer
17 99 (4.63%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 92 (4.31%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (2.99%) 802.1X
2 23 (1.08%) Regular Expression
3 16 (0.75%) .NET
4 12 (0.56%) Middleware
5 10 (0.47%) Web Services
6 9 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (0.42%) OpenID
6 9 (0.42%) SAML
7 8 (0.37%) OAuth2
7 8 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (0.33%) PCRE
9 6 (0.28%) CSS
9 6 (0.28%) EDI
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (0.19%) REST
11 2 (0.094%) CGI
11 2 (0.094%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.047%) COM
12 1 (0.047%) XML
12 1 (0.047%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 603 (28.22%) Data Centre
2 159 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 100 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 83 (3.88%) Security Operations Centre
5 72 (3.37%) Driving Licence
6 69 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 57 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 55 (2.57%) CMDB
9 27 (1.26%) Clustering
10 26 (1.22%) Hedge funds
11 23 (1.08%) RSA SecurID
12 19 (0.89%) Replication
13 18 (0.84%) Fat Client
13 18 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 15 (0.70%) iPad
15 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.51%) Blackberry
17 11 (0.51%) HP Storage
17 11 (0.51%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 485 (22.70%) Windows
2 353 (16.52%) Linux
3 195 (9.12%) Unix
4 169 (7.91%) Windows Server
5 146 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 96 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (3.79%) Solaris
9 48 (2.25%) Windows 2000
9 48 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 30 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.66%) CentOS
11 14 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.56%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.42%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.33%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.28%) HPUX
16 4 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
16 4 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.14%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 466 (21.81%) ITIL
2 241 (11.28%) Presales
3 214 (10.01%) Network Design
4 194 (9.08%) Network Management
5 188 (8.80%) Service Delivery
6 187 (8.75%) SIEM
7 185 (8.66%) Mentoring
8 183 (8.56%) Load Balancing
9 154 (7.21%) Kalman Filter
10 152 (7.11%) Information Security
11 146 (6.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 144 (6.74%) ITIL V3
12 144 (6.74%) Project Management
13 142 (6.64%) Change Management
14 129 (6.04%) Cybersecurity
15 122 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
16 114 (5.33%) Risk Management
17 111 (5.19%) Security Operations
18 100 (4.68%) PRINCE2
19 99 (4.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 144 (6.74%) SQL
2 50 (2.34%) Python
3 39 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 32 (1.50%) Perl
5 27 (1.26%) C
6 18 (0.84%) Ruby
7 15 (0.70%) Bash Shell
8 9 (0.42%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.19%) C++
10 3 (0.14%) Java
10 3 (0.14%) PHP
11 1 (0.047%) AWK
11 1 (0.047%) C#
11 1 (0.047%) Lua
11 1 (0.047%) sed
11 1 (0.047%) VB
Qualifications
1 1066 (49.88%) Cisco Certification
2 835 (39.07%) CCNP
3 464 (21.71%) CCNA
4 318 (14.88%) CCIE
5 273 (12.77%) Degree
6 254 (11.89%) CCSE
7 229 (10.72%) CCSA
8 101 (4.73%) CCSP
9 82 (3.84%) Security Cleared
10 80 (3.74%) CCDP
11 75 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
12 71 (3.32%) CISSP
13 69 (3.23%) JNCIA
14 62 (2.90%) JNCIS
15 57 (2.67%) SC Cleared
16 49 (2.29%) PMI Certification
16 49 (2.29%) PMP
17 44 (2.06%) CCNP Voice
18 43 (2.01%) ISEB
19 39 (1.82%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (7.58%) SLA
2 83 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 59 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (1.54%) QA
5 22 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.80%) PMO
7 15 (0.70%) GPG13
7 15 (0.70%) ISO27002
8 8 (0.37%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.33%) COBIT
9 7 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 302 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (7.96%) Active Directory
3 116 (5.43%) Hyper-V
4 70 (3.28%) vSphere
5 69 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 49 (2.29%) ProxySG
7 43 (2.01%) XenApp
8 38 (1.78%) Snort
8 38 (1.78%) VMware ESX
9 23 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 19 (0.89%) Terminal Services
11 18 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
12 16 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
13 15 (0.70%) Firmware
14 13 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
15 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (0.51%) XenServer
17 6 (0.28%) Sendmail
17 6 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 183 (8.56%) FortiGate
2 53 (2.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 45 (2.11%) SCVMM
4 40 (1.87%) Cisco UCCE
5 36 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
5 36 (1.68%) QRadar
6 35 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
6 35 (1.64%) SCCM
7 34 (1.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 31 (1.45%) Nagios
9 27 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
10 25 (1.17%) SCOM
11 24 (1.12%) Backup Exec
12 20 (0.94%) HAProxy
12 20 (0.94%) NetBackup
12 20 (0.94%) RSA enVision
13 19 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
13 19 (0.89%) Puppet
14 18 (0.84%) Ansible
15 15 (0.70%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1833 (85.77%) Cisco
2 853 (39.92%) Juniper
3 751 (35.14%) Palo Alto
4 728 (34.07%) F5
5 452 (21.15%) Fortinet
6 414 (19.37%) VMware
7 319 (14.93%) HP
8 313 (14.65%) Microsoft
9 281 (13.15%) Blue Coat
10 194 (9.08%) Citrix
11 166 (7.77%) SolarWinds
12 148 (6.93%) Splunk
13 141 (6.60%) Aruba
14 133 (6.22%) Sourcefire
15 124 (5.80%) NetApp
16 117 (5.47%) Riverbed
17 114 (5.33%) Intel Security
18 102 (4.77%) SonicWALL
19 85 (3.98%) WatchGuard
20 82 (3.84%) IBM
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Orpington, Kent
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Car, quarterly bonus, training
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 2 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + shift bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago