Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 60 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 +13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 22 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.41% 2.97% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 6.80% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 14
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £43,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.93% -9.38% +28.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £29,425
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £71,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +38.89% - +12.50%

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 434 441 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 47.64% 43.62% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 361 346 467
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £62,050
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 15 (68.18%) Juniper
4 13 (59.09%) CCNA
4 13 (59.09%) PMO
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (50.00%) CCNP
6 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 9 (40.91%) LAN
8 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
8 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (31.82%) Firewall
10 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
10 5 (22.73%) Network Security
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
11 3 (13.64%) Frame Relay
11 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (13.64%) Information Security
11 3 (13.64%) BGP
11 3 (13.64%) VRRP
11 3 (13.64%) MPLS
11 3 (13.64%) OSPF
11 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
11 3 (13.64%) PPP
11 3 (13.64%) VPN
11 3 (13.64%) HSRP
11 3 (13.64%) VMware
11 3 (13.64%) VLAN

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 11 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 3 (13.64%) BGP
6 3 (13.64%) Frame Relay
6 3 (13.64%) HSRP
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) OSPF
6 3 (13.64%) PPP
6 3 (13.64%) VLAN
6 3 (13.64%) VPN
6 3 (13.64%) VRRP
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Consultant
1 15 (68.18%) Consultant
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco Security Consultant
2 13 (59.09%) Security Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Data Centre Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Network Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Network Security Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) ISMS
2 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (9.09%) DNA
3 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Presales
3 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.09%) Security Management
3 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNA
3 11 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCSA
4 1 (4.55%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) PMO
2 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
1 2 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Palo Alto
3 15 (68.18%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Sophos