Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 18 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.62% 3.63% 4.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 7.06% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 21
Watford median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% -5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,700 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +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 advertised in Watford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 511 524 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 46.08% 51.37% 60.09%
Number of salaries quoted 402 419 472
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,825
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Watford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Watford

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Watford over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (77.78%) CCNP
3 12 (66.67%) CCNA
3 12 (66.67%) Wireless
4 11 (61.11%) ITIL
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
5 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 8 (44.44%) Huawei
6 8 (44.44%) Change Management
6 8 (44.44%) SLA
7 5 (27.78%) F5
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security
9 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
10 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
10 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (11.11%) Aruba
10 2 (11.11%) Network Management
10 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (11.11%) Meraki
10 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Wireless
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) ISDN
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) PBX
5 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Network Support
3 8 (44.44%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support
4 6 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) IT Security Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Security Administrator
6 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.11%) ITSM
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) CCNP
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CCSE
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (44.44%) Huawei
4 5 (27.78%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Aruba
6 2 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
6 2 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) McAfee
6 2 (11.11%) Meraki
6 2 (11.11%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (5.56%) VMware