Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 95 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 -37 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.30% 0.80% 3.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 1.66% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 18
Watford median annual salary £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +6.67% -21.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £31,100
90th Percentile £63,625 £60,000 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +4.35% +48.39% -19.27%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 502 482 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 54.33% 47.91% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 410 376 404
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Juniper
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
8 2 (16.67%) F5
8 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) Information Security
8 2 (16.67%) Network Design
9 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
9 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (8.33%) CCNA
9 1 (8.33%) HP
9 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
9 1 (8.33%) Security Management
9 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
1 10 (83.33%) Network Security
2 9 (75.00%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (8.33%) DHCP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Check Point Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Information Security
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
1 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Information Management
2 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) ISMS
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Security Management
2 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE Security
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (16.67%) F5
6 1 (8.33%) Aruba
6 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
6 1 (8.33%) Zscaler