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 30 May 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
30 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 303 260 231
Rank change year-on-year -43 -29  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 891 1253 1536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.04% 1.28% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 2.86% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 727 1062 1111
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 38161 43864 50844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.62% 44.67% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30575 35702 40805
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 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -48 860 £50,000 -4.76% 71
London -61 342 £57,500 +4.54% 24
South East +25 216 £50,000 -9.09% 13
East of England +46 108 £45,500 -4.21% 7
Berkshire -12 90 £50,000 -16.66% 8
Reading -14 69 £45,000 -25.00% 2
West Midlands +15 63 £40,000 -20.00% 3
City of London -3 57 £58,750 +6.81% 7
Yorkshire +20 53 £41,500 -20.95% 6
North West -39 47 £45,000 - 10
Manchester -19 38 £45,000 - 8
Hertfordshire +14 37 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Birmingham +7 35 £45,000 -33.33%
Kent +22 34 £45,000 +5.88%
West Yorkshire +12 31 £41,500 -24.54% 6
Surrey +33 28 £60,000 -
Suffolk +25 25 £30,250 -12.94% 2
Hampshire +32 24 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +25 22 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leeds +17 22 £42,900 -22.00% 4
South West -55 22 £42,500 +20.56% 4
Newmarket +1 18 £29,500 -14.49%
Bedfordshire +29 17 £49,000 -18.33% 1
Essex +11 16 £45,000 - 2
York +10 16 £37,500 +2.73%
North Yorkshire +6 16 £37,500 +2.73%
Bristol -16 15 £42,500 +84.78% 2
Warwickshire +26 14 £35,000 -17.64%
Hatfield +14 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Redhill +2 12 £60,000 +15.94%

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 1563 (84.21%) Cisco
2 1434 (77.26%) Firewall
3 889 (47.90%) Cisco Certification
4 811 (43.70%) Juniper
5 727 (39.17%) Palo Alto
6 688 (37.07%) CCNP
7 663 (35.72%) Network Security
8 644 (34.70%) F5
9 592 (31.90%) Cisco ASA
10 545 (29.36%) WAN
11 507 (27.32%) LAN
12 483 (26.02%) VPN
13 479 (25.81%) Windows
14 465 (25.05%) Data Centre
15 394 (21.23%) ITIL
16 393 (21.17%) Finance
17 373 (20.10%) Fortinet
18 362 (19.50%) VMware
19 356 (19.18%) CCNA
20 346 (18.64%) TCP/IP
21 345 (18.59%) Wireless
22 336 (18.10%) BGP
23 334 (18.00%) OSPF
24 314 (16.92%) Blue Coat
25 312 (16.81%) Linux
26 308 (16.59%) Microsoft
27 292 (15.73%) Cisco Nexus
28 280 (15.09%) MPLS
29 278 (14.98%) CCIE
30 271 (14.60%) DNS

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
1 107 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 47 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (2.16%) Skype for Business
4 37 (1.99%) IIS
5 35 (1.89%) SharePoint
6 33 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.13%) Apache
8 21 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 16 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 14 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (0.70%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.22%) JBoss
15 2 (0.11%) Confluence
15 2 (0.11%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 62 (3.34%) MS Visio
3 29 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 28 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.054%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.32%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.11%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.054%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 112 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
4 53 (2.86%) IaaS
5 48 (2.59%) PaaS
6 44 (2.37%) Office 365
7 40 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
8 25 (1.35%) SaaS
9 18 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.59%) Mimecast
12 10 (0.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (0.54%) Amazon Glacier
12 10 (0.54%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.54%) AWS CloudTrail
13 7 (0.38%) Akamai
14 5 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1434 (77.26%) Firewall
2 663 (35.72%) Network Security
3 592 (31.90%) Cisco ASA
4 545 (29.36%) WAN
5 507 (27.32%) LAN
6 483 (26.02%) VPN
7 346 (18.64%) TCP/IP
8 345 (18.59%) Wireless
9 336 (18.10%) BGP
10 334 (18.00%) OSPF
11 292 (15.73%) Cisco Nexus
12 280 (15.09%) MPLS
13 271 (14.60%) DNS
14 196 (10.56%) EIGRP
15 188 (10.13%) VLAN
16 181 (9.75%) VoIP
17 171 (9.21%) DHCP
18 165 (8.89%) IPsec
19 161 (8.67%) Cisco IOS
20 158 (8.51%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 33 (1.78%) MySQL
3 30 (1.62%) DB2
4 18 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (0.16%) Big Data
10 3 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.16%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.11%) Data Lake
11 2 (0.11%) DocumentDB
11 2 (0.11%) GIS
11 2 (0.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.054%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.054%) Metasploit
General
1 393 (21.17%) Finance
2 102 (5.50%) Retail
3 86 (4.63%) Banking
4 62 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 61 (3.29%) Digital Economy
6 39 (2.10%) Law
7 38 (2.05%) Financial Institution
8 33 (1.78%) Legal
9 31 (1.67%) German Language
10 30 (1.62%) Publishing
11 20 (1.08%) French Language
11 20 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (1.02%) Advertising
13 14 (0.75%) Marketing
14 13 (0.70%) Games
15 8 (0.43%) Billing
15 8 (0.43%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.32%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.22%) Electronics
18 2 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 773 (41.65%) Network Engineer
2 414 (22.31%) Security Engineer
3 263 (14.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 248 (13.36%) Cisco Engineer
5 208 (11.21%) Analyst
6 202 (10.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 202 (10.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 171 (9.21%) Consultant
8 133 (7.17%) Architect
9 128 (6.90%) Support Engineer
10 127 (6.84%) Security Analyst
11 116 (6.25%) Security Consultant
12 115 (6.20%) Senior Security Engineer
13 102 (5.50%) Juniper Engineer
14 98 (5.28%) Firewall Engineer
15 94 (5.06%) Network Support
16 88 (4.74%) Network Consultant
17 85 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 84 (4.53%) Cisco Security Engineer
18 84 (4.53%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (3.13%) 802.1X
2 21 (1.13%) Web Services
3 13 (0.70%) HTML
3 13 (0.70%) Middleware
4 12 (0.65%) REST
5 10 (0.54%) XML
6 9 (0.48%) Regular Expression
7 6 (0.32%) CSS
8 4 (0.22%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.16%) .NET
10 2 (0.11%) CGI
10 2 (0.11%) EDI
10 2 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.054%) JSON
11 1 (0.054%) LAMP
11 1 (0.054%) OAuth
11 1 (0.054%) OpenID
11 1 (0.054%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.054%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 465 (25.05%) Data Centre
2 112 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (5.55%) Computer Science
4 79 (4.26%) Security Operations Centre
5 68 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 46 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 37 (1.99%) Driving Licence
8 35 (1.89%) CMDB
9 27 (1.45%) Fat Client
9 27 (1.45%) Thin Client
10 21 (1.13%) Clustering
10 21 (1.13%) Hedge funds
11 20 (1.08%) iPad
12 18 (0.97%) PKI
13 17 (0.92%) HP Storage
14 15 (0.81%) Public Cloud
15 14 (0.75%) HP StoreVirtual
16 13 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
17 12 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
18 11 (0.59%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 479 (25.81%) Windows
2 312 (16.81%) Linux
3 198 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 174 (9.38%) Unix
5 125 (6.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (4.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (2.91%) Solaris
9 41 (2.21%) Windows 7
10 36 (1.94%) Windows 2000
11 27 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (1.29%) CentOS
13 15 (0.81%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.48%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.38%) VMS
16 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.27%) AIX
17 5 (0.27%) Android
17 5 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 394 (21.23%) ITIL
2 183 (9.86%) Load Balancing
3 182 (9.81%) SIEM
4 177 (9.54%) Presales
5 171 (9.21%) Network Design
6 168 (9.05%) Mentoring
7 157 (8.46%) Information Security
8 144 (7.76%) Change Management
9 135 (7.27%) Network Management
10 129 (6.95%) Cybersecurity
10 129 (6.95%) Service Delivery
11 124 (6.68%) Kalman Filter
12 113 (6.09%) Risk Management
12 113 (6.09%) Security Operations
13 111 (5.98%) Project Management
14 98 (5.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 95 (5.12%) Network Monitoring
16 82 (4.42%) PRINCE2
17 81 (4.36%) Penetration Testing
18 78 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 102 (5.50%) SQL
2 41 (2.21%) Python
3 31 (1.67%) Perl
4 17 (0.92%) C
5 15 (0.81%) PowerShell
6 11 (0.59%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.38%) Ruby
8 5 (0.27%) Java
9 4 (0.22%) C++
10 3 (0.16%) PHP
11 2 (0.11%) C-shell
11 2 (0.11%) Korn
11 2 (0.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.11%) VB
12 1 (0.054%) AWK
12 1 (0.054%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.054%) sed
12 1 (0.054%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 889 (47.90%) Cisco Certification
2 688 (37.07%) CCNP
3 356 (19.18%) CCNA
4 278 (14.98%) CCIE
5 218 (11.75%) CCSE
6 179 (9.64%) Degree
7 165 (8.89%) CCSA
8 102 (5.50%) CISSP
9 87 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
10 75 (4.04%) JNCIS
10 75 (4.04%) Security Cleared
11 62 (3.34%) ITIL Certification
12 60 (3.23%) CCSP
12 60 (3.23%) CISM
13 59 (3.18%) CCDP
14 58 (3.13%) SC Cleared
15 55 (2.96%) JNCIA
16 39 (2.10%) Check Point Certification
17 38 (2.05%) CCIE Security
17 38 (2.05%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.79%) SLA
2 83 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 77 (4.15%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
5 24 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27002
6 20 (1.08%) QA
6 20 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.59%) PMO
8 9 (0.48%) GPG13
9 8 (0.43%) COBIT
10 7 (0.38%) GDPR
11 4 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.054%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 238 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 198 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 110 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 67 (3.61%) ProxySG
5 57 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
6 48 (2.59%) XenApp
7 47 (2.53%) vSphere
8 41 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (1.24%) XenDesktop
10 14 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
10 14 (0.75%) Snort
11 11 (0.59%) XenServer
12 9 (0.48%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.32%) Firmware
14 6 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.32%) Sendmail
15 4 (0.22%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.22%) vCloud
15 4 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 151 (8.14%) FortiGate
2 49 (2.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 36 (1.94%) Backup Exec
4 34 (1.83%) Nagios
5 30 (1.62%) SCVMM
6 28 (1.51%) Cisco UCCE
7 27 (1.45%) SCCM
8 26 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
8 26 (1.40%) SCOM
9 22 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
10 21 (1.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 21 (1.13%) Puppet
11 20 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
12 19 (1.02%) Ansible
13 16 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
14 15 (0.81%) Nessus
14 15 (0.81%) WSUS
15 14 (0.75%) AirWatch
16 12 (0.65%) QRadar
17 11 (0.59%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1563 (84.21%) Cisco
2 811 (43.70%) Juniper
3 727 (39.17%) Palo Alto
4 644 (34.70%) F5
5 373 (20.10%) Fortinet
6 362 (19.50%) VMware
7 314 (16.92%) Blue Coat
8 308 (16.59%) Microsoft
9 255 (13.74%) HP
10 201 (10.83%) Citrix
11 142 (7.65%) SolarWinds
12 137 (7.38%) Aruba
13 121 (6.52%) NetApp
14 111 (5.98%) McAfee
15 100 (5.39%) WatchGuard
16 98 (5.28%) Riverbed
17 95 (5.12%) Sourcefire
18 93 (5.01%) SonicWALL
19 92 (4.96%) Splunk
20 83 (4.47%) Extreme Networks
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £60K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Stanton House Uk Llp
Salary: Comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum c£60K
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70k + 5.4K Car + Fuel Card + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefit Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum plus car, bonus, on call and overtim
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus car, bonus, oncall and overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £58500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago