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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 292 255 234
Rank change year-on-year -37 -21  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 981 1294 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.10% 1.32% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.47% 2.97% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 808 1078 1127
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -2.17%  

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 39713 43563 51205
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.66% 44.27% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31466 35475 41270
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -32 949 £52,500 - 68
London -61 389 £57,604 +4.73% 20
South East +6 207 £55,000 +10.00% 7
East of England +40 124 £52,500 +31.25% 13
Berkshire 0 96 £57,500 - 1
City of London +2 70 £57,500 +4.54% 3
North West -22 69 £45,000 - 10
Reading -6 66 £46,500 -19.13%
Yorkshire +12 65 £41,500 -24.54% 1
West Midlands +7 58 £40,000 -17.94% 9
Manchester -13 52 £45,000 - 8
West Yorkshire +22 47 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Hertfordshire +8 44 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Leeds +13 37 £47,500 -11.62% 1
Birmingham +14 34 £45,000 -35.71% 4
Surrey +33 29 £60,000 - 2
Suffolk +17 26 £33,000 -5.03%
Kent +7 26 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South West -64 24 £42,250 +30.00% 7
Bedfordshire +29 23 £47,500 -8.65% 7
Oxfordshire - 23 £56,500 -
Essex +17 21 £52,500 -
Hampshire +14 18 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East Midlands +10 17 £35,000 -
Scotland 0 16 £58,750 +66.66% 7
Stockport -1 16 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Colchester - 16 £52,500 -
Bedford +22 15 £45,000 -17.80% 7
Bristol -39 15 £42,500 +84.78% 5
Newmarket +1 14 £29,500 -14.49%

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1617 (84.57%) Cisco
2 1494 (78.14%) Firewall
3 906 (47.38%) Cisco Certification
4 829 (43.36%) Juniper
5 739 (38.65%) Palo Alto
6 693 (36.24%) CCNP
7 685 (35.83%) Network Security
8 683 (35.72%) F5
9 630 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
10 608 (31.80%) WAN
11 559 (29.24%) LAN
12 506 (26.46%) Windows
13 503 (26.31%) VPN
14 492 (25.73%) Data Centre
15 400 (20.92%) Finance
16 397 (20.76%) ITIL
17 392 (20.50%) TCP/IP
18 383 (20.03%) VMware
19 380 (19.87%) CCNA
20 365 (19.09%) BGP
21 354 (18.51%) OSPF
22 353 (18.46%) Wireless
23 349 (18.25%) Fortinet
24 336 (17.57%) Linux
25 317 (16.58%) DNS
26 316 (16.53%) Microsoft
27 310 (16.21%) Blue Coat
28 304 (15.90%) MPLS
29 303 (15.85%) Cisco Nexus
30 255 (13.34%) CCIE

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
1 118 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 51 (2.67%) IIS
3 49 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 39 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 31 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 22 (1.15%) Apache
9 21 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 15 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (0.52%) IBM Notes
13 8 (0.42%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (0.26%) CMS
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.21%) JBoss
16 4 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (3.14%) Microsoft Office
2 57 (2.98%) MS Visio
3 28 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 23 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.052%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.31%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.10%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.052%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.052%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 125 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 44 (2.30%) Office 365
5 41 (2.14%) IaaS
6 39 (2.04%) PaaS
7 31 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (0.99%) SaaS
9 18 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
11 12 (0.63%) Mimecast
12 11 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (0.58%) Amazon Glacier
12 11 (0.58%) Amazon S3
12 11 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
12 11 (0.58%) AWS CloudTrail
13 8 (0.42%) Akamai
14 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1494 (78.14%) Firewall
2 685 (35.83%) Network Security
3 630 (32.95%) Cisco ASA
4 608 (31.80%) WAN
5 559 (29.24%) LAN
6 503 (26.31%) VPN
7 392 (20.50%) TCP/IP
8 365 (19.09%) BGP
9 354 (18.51%) OSPF
10 353 (18.46%) Wireless
11 317 (16.58%) DNS
12 304 (15.90%) MPLS
13 303 (15.85%) Cisco Nexus
14 222 (11.61%) EIGRP
15 206 (10.77%) VLAN
16 193 (10.09%) DHCP
17 178 (9.31%) IPsec
18 173 (9.05%) VoIP
19 165 (8.63%) Cisco IOS
20 152 (7.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (6.28%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.26%) MySQL
3 20 (1.05%) DB2
4 19 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (0.47%) MongoDB
8 8 (0.42%) Redis
9 7 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.26%) GIS
11 5 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (0.16%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.10%) Big Data
14 2 (0.10%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.10%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 9 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.10%) JIRA
5 1 (0.052%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.052%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.052%) Metasploit
General
1 400 (20.92%) Finance
2 109 (5.70%) Banking
3 91 (4.76%) Retail
4 54 (2.82%) Digital Economy
4 54 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 47 (2.46%) Legal
6 43 (2.25%) Law
7 35 (1.83%) German Language
8 32 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.26%) Advertising
10 21 (1.10%) French Language
11 20 (1.05%) Publishing
12 15 (0.78%) Games
13 14 (0.73%) Marketing
13 14 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.37%) Billing
15 5 (0.26%) Back Office
15 5 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 791 (41.37%) Network Engineer
2 406 (21.23%) Security Engineer
3 258 (13.49%) Network Security Engineer
4 257 (13.44%) Cisco Engineer
5 237 (12.40%) Analyst
6 218 (11.40%) Senior Network Engineer
7 211 (11.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 160 (8.37%) Security Analyst
9 150 (7.85%) Consultant
10 133 (6.96%) Architect
11 125 (6.54%) Support Engineer
12 112 (5.86%) Firewall Engineer
13 107 (5.60%) Senior Security Engineer
14 100 (5.23%) Security Consultant
15 96 (5.02%) Network Analyst
16 90 (4.71%) Network Support
17 86 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 86 (4.50%) Juniper Engineer
18 83 (4.34%) Network Architect
19 78 (4.08%) Cisco Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (2.77%) 802.1X
2 27 (1.41%) Web Services
3 22 (1.15%) HTML
4 18 (0.94%) XML
5 15 (0.78%) Middleware
6 12 (0.63%) REST
7 9 (0.47%) Regular Expression
8 4 (0.21%) CSS
8 4 (0.21%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.10%) LAMP
11 1 (0.052%) PCRE
11 1 (0.052%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 492 (25.73%) Data Centre
2 117 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 90 (4.71%) Computer Science
4 80 (4.18%) Security Operations Centre
5 76 (3.97%) Management Information System
6 45 (2.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 40 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 30 (1.57%) Clustering
9 27 (1.41%) Fat Client
9 27 (1.41%) Thin Client
10 25 (1.31%) iPad
11 24 (1.26%) CMDB
11 24 (1.26%) PKI
12 20 (1.05%) Virtual Team
13 18 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
14 16 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
15 15 (0.78%) Hedge funds
15 15 (0.78%) HP Storage
15 15 (0.78%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 506 (26.46%) Windows
2 336 (17.57%) Linux
3 225 (11.77%) Windows Server
4 167 (8.73%) Unix
5 116 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 72 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (2.56%) Solaris
9 43 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 40 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (1.94%) CentOS
12 34 (1.78%) Windows 2000
13 26 (1.36%) Ubuntu
14 17 (0.89%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.63%) Windows 10
15 12 (0.63%) Windows 8
16 7 (0.37%) Debian
16 7 (0.37%) VMS
17 6 (0.31%) Kali Linux
18 5 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 397 (20.76%) ITIL
2 215 (11.24%) SIEM
3 203 (10.62%) Load Balancing
4 183 (9.57%) Network Design
5 166 (8.68%) Presales
6 159 (8.32%) Mentoring
7 150 (7.85%) Change Management
8 149 (7.79%) Information Security
9 139 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
10 124 (6.49%) Security Operations
11 123 (6.43%) Network Management
12 118 (6.17%) Service Delivery
13 113 (5.91%) Kalman Filter
14 109 (5.70%) Risk Management
15 107 (5.60%) Network Monitoring
16 103 (5.39%) Project Management
17 99 (5.18%) Penetration Testing
18 85 (4.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
19 81 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
20 73 (3.82%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 91 (4.76%) SQL
2 59 (3.09%) Python
3 37 (1.94%) Perl
3 37 (1.94%) PowerShell
4 22 (1.15%) C
5 16 (0.84%) Bash Shell
6 15 (0.78%) Java
7 12 (0.63%) Ruby
8 6 (0.31%) C++
9 5 (0.26%) C-shell
9 5 (0.26%) Korn
9 5 (0.26%) PHP
10 3 (0.16%) C#
10 3 (0.16%) VB
11 2 (0.10%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.052%) AWK
12 1 (0.052%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.052%) sed
12 1 (0.052%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 906 (47.38%) Cisco Certification
2 693 (36.24%) CCNP
3 380 (19.87%) CCNA
4 255 (13.34%) CCIE
5 210 (10.98%) CCSE
6 158 (8.26%) Degree
7 155 (8.11%) CCSA
8 107 (5.60%) CISSP
9 84 (4.39%) Security Cleared
10 79 (4.13%) JNCIS
11 76 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
12 67 (3.50%) SC Cleared
13 66 (3.45%) CCDP
14 61 (3.19%) Check Point Certification
15 60 (3.14%) CISM
15 60 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
16 46 (2.41%) JNCIA
17 39 (2.04%) JNCIP
18 38 (1.99%) CCSP
19 34 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (6.90%) SLA
2 97 (5.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 78 (4.08%) PCI DSS
4 36 (1.88%) Cyber Essentials
5 23 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 22 (1.15%) QA
7 20 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.68%) PMO
9 10 (0.52%) COBIT
10 9 (0.47%) GDPR
11 8 (0.42%) GPG13
11 8 (0.42%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.42%) NIST 800
12 4 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.052%) Data Quality
System Software
1 237 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 230 (12.03%) Active Directory
3 116 (6.07%) Hyper-V
4 71 (3.71%) ProxySG
5 55 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
6 52 (2.72%) vSphere
6 52 (2.72%) XenApp
7 46 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
8 27 (1.41%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
10 11 (0.58%) Terminal Services
11 10 (0.52%) Snort
11 10 (0.52%) vCloud
12 9 (0.47%) Docker
13 8 (0.42%) Firmware
13 8 (0.42%) Xen
14 7 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.37%) pfSense
14 7 (0.37%) XenServer
15 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 166 (8.68%) FortiGate
2 52 (2.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 36 (1.88%) Backup Exec
4 30 (1.57%) SCCM
5 28 (1.46%) Nagios
6 27 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
7 25 (1.31%) Cisco Prime
7 25 (1.31%) Cisco UCCE
7 25 (1.31%) SCOM
8 24 (1.26%) Puppet
9 23 (1.20%) Ansible
10 22 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
11 20 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
11 20 (1.05%) SCVMM
12 18 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (0.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 17 (0.89%) Nessus
14 16 (0.84%) WSUS
15 15 (0.78%) Cacti
15 15 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1617 (84.57%) Cisco
2 829 (43.36%) Juniper
3 739 (38.65%) Palo Alto
4 683 (35.72%) F5
5 383 (20.03%) VMware
6 349 (18.25%) Fortinet
7 316 (16.53%) Microsoft
8 310 (16.21%) Blue Coat
9 246 (12.87%) HP
10 197 (10.30%) Citrix
11 148 (7.74%) SolarWinds
12 135 (7.06%) Aruba
13 113 (5.91%) NetApp
14 105 (5.49%) McAfee
15 96 (5.02%) WatchGuard
16 90 (4.71%) Extreme Networks
17 88 (4.60%) Riverbed
17 88 (4.60%) SonicWALL
18 87 (4.55%) Sourcefire
19 81 (4.24%) Splunk
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
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