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 27 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.

CheckPoint
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 267 233
Rank change year-on-year -16 -34  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 930 1278 1504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.24% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 2.69% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 705 1075 1157
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 37050 47496 50973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.80% 45.93% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29787 38749 41103
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 £28,000 £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 27 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 27 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 -12 887 £50,000 - 81
London +40 397 £55,000 - 36
South East -2 238 £50,000 - 16
Berkshire -22 91 £50,000 -13.04% 8
West Midlands +54 75 £40,000 -15.78% 4
City of London +40 75 £53,750 -12.95% 10
Reading +2 70 £40,000 -27.27% 3
East of England -25 67 £44,000 -20.00% 7
North West +1 49 £37,500 -9.36% 5
Birmingham +39 43 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Hampshire +29 40 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Manchester -6 39 £43,750 -7.89% 5
East Sussex +41 36 £47,500 +7.60% 1
Brighton - 34 £55,000 -
Kent +20 33 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Yorkshire -31 32 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Surrey -4 27 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Hertfordshire +11 24 £43,250 -24.78% 1
South West -3 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Watford 0 18 £40,750 -20.48% 1
Wales -1 18 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Yorkshire +4 17 £43,000 -4.44% 3
South Wales +1 13 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Leeds -3 13 £43,000 -4.44% 3
North Yorkshire -9 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Canary Wharf -12 13 £57,500 -20.68%
Scotland +13 12 £35,500 -29.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -12 12 £44,000 -7.36% 2
Solihull - 12 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 12 £35,000 -

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 1812 (85.84%) Cisco
2 1570 (74.37%) Firewall
3 1054 (49.93%) Cisco Certification
4 850 (40.27%) Juniper
5 831 (39.37%) CCNP
6 778 (36.85%) Network Security
7 752 (35.62%) Palo Alto
8 721 (34.15%) F5
9 623 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
10 592 (28.04%) Data Centre
11 578 (27.38%) LAN
12 568 (26.91%) WAN
13 512 (24.25%) VPN
14 485 (22.97%) Windows
15 469 (22.22%) Finance
16 457 (21.65%) ITIL
17 453 (21.46%) CCNA
18 451 (21.36%) Fortinet
19 405 (19.19%) VMware
20 397 (18.81%) Wireless
21 377 (17.86%) OSPF
22 348 (16.49%) Linux
23 337 (15.96%) BGP
24 336 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
25 319 (15.11%) CCIE
26 313 (14.83%) Microsoft
26 313 (14.83%) HP
27 308 (14.59%) MPLS
28 305 (14.45%) TCP/IP
29 297 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
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
1 114 (5.40%) MS Exchange
2 57 (2.70%) Skype for Business
3 38 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (1.71%) IIS
5 34 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 30 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (0.90%) WebLogic
9 18 (0.85%) Apache
9 18 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (0.52%) IBM Notes
11 10 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (0.19%) JBoss
12 4 (0.19%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.095%) Confluence
13 2 (0.095%) WebSphere
Applications
1 113 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 63 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 61 (2.89%) MS Office
4 26 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.047%) SmartSuite
Business Applications
1 8 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 81 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
1 81 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (3.22%) IaaS
3 60 (2.84%) PaaS
4 55 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
5 39 (1.85%) Office 365
6 38 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
7 36 (1.71%) SaaS
8 9 (0.43%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.38%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.14%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.095%) Akamai
14 2 (0.095%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1570 (74.37%) Firewall
2 778 (36.85%) Network Security
3 623 (29.51%) Cisco ASA
4 578 (27.38%) LAN
5 568 (26.91%) WAN
6 512 (24.25%) VPN
7 397 (18.81%) Wireless
8 377 (17.86%) OSPF
9 337 (15.96%) BGP
10 336 (15.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 308 (14.59%) MPLS
12 305 (14.45%) TCP/IP
13 267 (12.65%) DNS
14 227 (10.75%) VoIP
15 188 (8.91%) EIGRP
16 185 (8.76%) DHCP
17 169 (8.01%) Cisco IOS
18 167 (7.91%) IPsec
19 164 (7.77%) SSL
20 145 (6.87%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 40 (1.89%) MySQL
3 38 (1.80%) DB2
4 14 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (0.38%) 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 (0.095%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.095%) DocumentDB
11 2 (0.095%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.095%) 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 (0.095%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.095%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.095%) JIRA
5 1 (0.047%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.047%) Visual Studio
General
1 469 (22.22%) Finance
2 152 (7.20%) Retail
3 93 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 85 (4.03%) Banking
5 45 (2.13%) Publishing
6 41 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 41 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 31 (1.47%) German Language
8 23 (1.09%) Marketing
9 21 (0.99%) French Language
10 20 (0.95%) Billing
10 20 (0.95%) Games
11 19 (0.90%) Legal
12 15 (0.71%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.66%) Law
14 11 (0.52%) Advertising
14 11 (0.52%) Back Office
15 10 (0.47%) Electronics
16 9 (0.43%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 869 (41.17%) Network Engineer
2 467 (22.12%) Security Engineer
3 286 (13.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 267 (12.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 227 (10.75%) Consultant
6 221 (10.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 219 (10.37%) Senior Network Engineer
8 195 (9.24%) Analyst
9 183 (8.67%) Architect
10 144 (6.82%) Security Consultant
11 140 (6.63%) Support Engineer
12 136 (6.44%) Network Consultant
13 122 (5.78%) Firewall Engineer
14 114 (5.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 107 (5.07%) Juniper Engineer
16 105 (4.97%) Network Support
16 105 (4.97%) Senior Security Engineer
17 100 (4.74%) Network Security Consultant
18 97 (4.59%) Cisco Security Engineer
19 92 (4.36%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (2.98%) 802.1X
2 22 (1.04%) Regular Expression
3 15 (0.71%) .NET
4 12 (0.57%) Middleware
5 10 (0.47%) Web Services
6 9 (0.43%) OpenID
6 9 (0.43%) SAML
7 8 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (0.38%) OAuth2
7 8 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (0.33%) PCRE
9 6 (0.28%) CSS
9 6 (0.28%) EDI
10 5 (0.24%) REST
11 4 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.095%) CGI
12 2 (0.095%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.047%) COM
13 1 (0.047%) XML
13 1 (0.047%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 592 (28.04%) Data Centre
2 153 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 99 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (3.98%) Security Operations Centre
5 70 (3.32%) Driving Licence
6 64 (3.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 57 (2.70%) Management Information System
8 49 (2.32%) CMDB
9 26 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 25 (1.18%) Clustering
11 23 (1.09%) RSA SecurID
12 19 (0.90%) Replication
13 17 (0.81%) Fat Client
13 17 (0.81%) Thin Client
14 14 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 14 (0.66%) iPad
15 11 (0.52%) Blackberry
15 11 (0.52%) Enterprise Cloud
15 11 (0.52%) HP Storage
15 11 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 485 (22.97%) Windows
2 348 (16.49%) Linux
3 194 (9.19%) Unix
4 169 (8.01%) Windows Server
5 148 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 101 (4.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 97 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 82 (3.88%) Solaris
9 49 (2.32%) Windows 2000
10 48 (2.27%) Windows 7
11 30 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.66%) CentOS
12 14 (0.66%) Windows 8
13 12 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 9 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.33%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.28%) HPUX
17 4 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.14%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (21.65%) ITIL
2 234 (11.08%) Presales
3 213 (10.09%) Network Design
4 195 (9.24%) Network Management
5 189 (8.95%) Mentoring
6 185 (8.76%) Load Balancing
6 185 (8.76%) SIEM
7 180 (8.53%) Service Delivery
8 153 (7.25%) Kalman Filter
9 151 (7.15%) Information Security
10 141 (6.68%) Change Management
11 138 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 138 (6.54%) Project Management
12 137 (6.49%) ITIL V3
13 129 (6.11%) Cybersecurity
14 119 (5.64%) Network Monitoring
15 113 (5.35%) Risk Management
16 112 (5.31%) Security Operations
17 94 (4.45%) Capacity Planning
18 93 (4.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 140 (6.63%) SQL
2 49 (2.32%) Python
3 39 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 33 (1.56%) Perl
5 27 (1.28%) C
6 17 (0.81%) Ruby
7 13 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 9 (0.43%) JavaScript
8 9 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.19%) C++
10 3 (0.14%) PHP
11 2 (0.095%) Java
12 1 (0.047%) AWK
12 1 (0.047%) C#
12 1 (0.047%) Lua
12 1 (0.047%) sed
12 1 (0.047%) VB
Qualifications
1 1054 (49.93%) Cisco Certification
2 831 (39.37%) CCNP
3 453 (21.46%) CCNA
4 319 (15.11%) CCIE
5 264 (12.51%) Degree
6 255 (12.08%) CCSE
7 233 (11.04%) CCSA
8 103 (4.88%) CCSP
9 81 (3.84%) CCDP
9 81 (3.84%) Security Cleared
10 75 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
11 71 (3.36%) JNCIA
12 70 (3.32%) CISSP
13 63 (2.98%) JNCIS
14 56 (2.65%) SC Cleared
15 43 (2.04%) PMI Certification
15 43 (2.04%) PMP
16 42 (1.99%) CCNP Voice
17 39 (1.85%) ISEB
18 36 (1.71%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (7.67%) SLA
2 82 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 57 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (1.47%) QA
5 23 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 17 (0.81%) PMO
7 16 (0.76%) ISO27002
8 14 (0.66%) GPG13
9 8 (0.38%) HIPAA
10 7 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.28%) COBIT
12 4 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
12 4 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 297 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 170 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 116 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 68 (3.22%) vSphere
5 65 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
6 51 (2.42%) ProxySG
7 43 (2.04%) XenApp
8 37 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 36 (1.71%) Snort
10 23 (1.09%) XenDesktop
11 19 (0.90%) Terminal Services
12 18 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
13 16 (0.76%) Virtual Servers
14 15 (0.71%) Firmware
15 13 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (0.52%) XenServer
18 6 (0.28%) Sendmail
18 6 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
18 6 (0.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 181 (8.57%) FortiGate
2 53 (2.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 41 (1.94%) SCVMM
4 37 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
5 35 (1.66%) SCCM
6 34 (1.61%) Cisco UCCX
6 34 (1.61%) QRadar
7 33 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
7 33 (1.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 32 (1.52%) Nagios
9 27 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
10 26 (1.23%) SCOM
11 24 (1.14%) Backup Exec
12 20 (0.95%) HAProxy
12 20 (0.95%) NetBackup
13 19 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
13 19 (0.90%) RSA enVision
14 18 (0.85%) Ansible
14 18 (0.85%) Puppet
15 15 (0.71%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 1812 (85.84%) Cisco
2 850 (40.27%) Juniper
3 752 (35.62%) Palo Alto
4 721 (34.15%) F5
5 451 (21.36%) Fortinet
6 405 (19.19%) VMware
7 313 (14.83%) HP
7 313 (14.83%) Microsoft
8 286 (13.55%) Blue Coat
9 190 (9.00%) Citrix
10 165 (7.82%) SolarWinds
11 146 (6.92%) Splunk
12 143 (6.77%) Aruba
13 134 (6.35%) Sourcefire
14 119 (5.64%) NetApp
15 116 (5.50%) Riverbed
16 112 (5.31%) Intel Security
17 101 (4.78%) SonicWALL
18 85 (4.03%) WatchGuard
19 75 (3.55%) Avaya
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