The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 124 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -19
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 108 136 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 2.26% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 3.51% 4.34% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 91 92 154
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3079 3136 2685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.75% 52.13% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 2315 2179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -21 51 £52,500 - 7
Slough +17 22 £42,000 +29.23% 2
Newbury +13 9 £28,750 -45.23%
Maidenhead -4 5 £57,500 +46.49% 1
Bracknell -15 4 £53,050 -3.54% 3
Ascot - 1 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £53,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 189 (84.00%) Cisco
2 141 (62.67%) Firewall
3 126 (56.00%) Network Security
4 120 (53.33%) Juniper
5 110 (48.89%) F5
6 94 (41.78%) Cisco Certification
7 80 (35.56%) CCNP
8 76 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
9 67 (29.78%) TCP/IP
10 56 (24.89%) Blue Coat
10 56 (24.89%) CCSE
11 55 (24.44%) VPN
12 51 (22.67%) CCSA
12 51 (22.67%) Windows
13 50 (22.22%) LAN
14 46 (20.44%) WAN
15 44 (19.56%) OSPF
15 44 (19.56%) BGP
16 43 (19.11%) Cisco Nexus
17 42 (18.67%) Internet
17 42 (18.67%) Telecoms
18 38 (16.89%) Nokia
19 36 (16.00%) CCIE
20 35 (15.56%) SSL
20 35 (15.56%) HP
20 35 (15.56%) VoIP
20 35 (15.56%) ITIL
21 29 (12.89%) UNIX
21 29 (12.89%) IPsec
22 28 (12.44%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.11%) SharePoint
1 7 (3.11%) WebSphere
1 7 (3.11%) Lync
2 6 (2.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.89%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Office
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.78%) SaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.89%) PaaS
3 2 (0.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (62.67%) Firewall
2 126 (56.00%) Network Security
3 76 (33.78%) Cisco ASA
4 67 (29.78%) TCP/IP
5 55 (24.44%) VPN
6 50 (22.22%) LAN
7 46 (20.44%) WAN
8 44 (19.56%) OSPF
8 44 (19.56%) BGP
9 43 (19.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 42 (18.67%) Internet
11 35 (15.56%) SSL
11 35 (15.56%) VoIP
12 29 (12.89%) IPsec
13 26 (11.56%) MPLS
14 25 (11.11%) DNS
14 25 (11.11%) WLAN
15 23 (10.22%) Cisco IOS
16 21 (9.33%) Cisco PIX
17 20 (8.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.44%) DB2
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Metasploit
General
1 42 (18.67%) Telecoms
2 22 (9.78%) Finance
3 12 (5.33%) German Language
4 9 (4.00%) Retail
5 5 (2.22%) Marketing
6 4 (1.78%) French Language
7 3 (1.33%) Legal
8 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 54 (24.00%) Security Engineer
3 46 (20.44%) Consultant
4 36 (16.00%) Network Consultant
5 23 (10.22%) Network Security Engineer
6 21 (9.33%) Analyst
6 21 (9.33%) Security Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 16 (7.11%) Designer
8 15 (6.67%) Network Designer
9 14 (6.22%) IP Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Support Engineer
10 12 (5.33%) Architect
11 11 (4.89%) Security Designer
12 9 (4.00%) Security Analyst
12 9 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
13 8 (3.56%) Design Engineer
14 6 (2.67%) Senior Consultant
14 6 (2.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.11%) SOAP
2 2 (0.89%) CGI
2 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.44%) ODBC
3 1 (0.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.56%) Smartphone
2 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.78%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (1.33%) PKI
4 2 (0.89%) Statistics
4 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.89%) EqualLogic
4 2 (0.89%) Kindle
4 2 (0.89%) PMI
4 2 (0.89%) EPoS
4 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.89%) Replication
4 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
4 2 (0.89%) SecurID
5 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (22.67%) Windows
2 29 (12.89%) UNIX
3 24 (10.67%) Linux
4 20 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.33%) Windows 2000
6 12 (5.33%) Solaris
7 5 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.44%) SUSE
10 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.56%) ITIL
2 28 (12.44%) Network Design
3 23 (10.22%) Load Balancing
4 21 (9.33%) Network Management
5 16 (7.11%) Coaching
5 16 (7.11%) Change Control
5 16 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.67%) Capacity Management
7 14 (6.22%) Information Security
8 13 (5.78%) Project Management
9 12 (5.33%) Data Security
9 12 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
9 12 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 10 (4.44%) Change Management
11 9 (4.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.00%) SIEM
12 8 (3.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
13 7 (3.11%) Migration
13 7 (3.11%) Incident Management
14 6 (2.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.33%) C
1 3 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (41.78%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (35.56%) CCNP
3 56 (24.89%) CCSE
4 51 (22.67%) CCSA
5 36 (16.00%) CCIE
6 28 (12.44%) CCNA
7 23 (10.22%) JNCIA
7 23 (10.22%) CISSP
8 15 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 15 (6.67%) CCDA
8 15 (6.67%) CCDP
8 15 (6.67%) CCSP
9 12 (5.33%) SC Cleared
10 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (4.00%) CCIP
12 8 (3.56%) MCSA
13 4 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.78%) Degree
14 3 (1.33%) JNCIS
14 3 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 19 (8.44%) SLA
3 16 (7.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (5.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.67%) COBIT
5 6 (2.67%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.78%) GPG13
System Software
1 12 (5.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.00%) ProxySG
3 7 (3.11%) Snort
4 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.22%) vSphere
6 4 (1.78%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.33%) Squid
8 2 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.89%) Nmap
8 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.44%) Firmware
9 1 (0.44%) XenApp
9 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.89%) FortiGate
2 9 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (4.00%) SCCM
3 7 (3.11%) HP NNM
4 5 (2.22%) SCOM
5 2 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.89%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.89%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.89%) Nessus
6 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.44%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 189 (84.00%) Cisco
2 120 (53.33%) Juniper
3 110 (48.89%) F5
4 56 (24.89%) Blue Coat
5 38 (16.89%) Nokia
6 35 (15.56%) HP
7 24 (10.67%) Sourcefire
8 20 (8.89%) McAfee
9 18 (8.00%) Citrix
9 18 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 15 (6.67%) Websense
11 14 (6.22%) VMware
11 14 (6.22%) Fortinet
12 12 (5.33%) Crossbeam
12 12 (5.33%) Aruba
13 10 (4.44%) SolarWinds
14 9 (4.00%) ServiceNow
14 9 (4.00%) Avaya
15 8 (3.56%) Symantec
15 8 (3.56%) Brocade
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