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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 98 138 134
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 104 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.45% 1.73% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 4.96% 3.53% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 81
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +13.95%
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
2096 2609 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.36% 49.16% 51.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1601 2027 2042
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +24 68 £60,000 +9.09% 5
Maidenhead +5 17 £50,000 -23.07%
Newbury +9 2 £147,500 +136.00% 1
Windsor +2 2 - -
Slough +10 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 211 (89.03%) Firewall
2 191 (80.59%) Cisco
3 141 (59.49%) F5
4 117 (49.37%) Juniper
5 99 (41.77%) Windows
6 97 (40.93%) Palo Alto
7 89 (37.55%) Cisco Certification
8 82 (34.60%) CCNP
9 79 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 74 (31.22%) TCP/IP
11 73 (30.80%) Linux
12 69 (29.11%) Unix
13 65 (27.43%) ITIL
14 63 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
15 59 (24.89%) Blue Coat
16 58 (24.47%) Network Security
17 53 (22.36%) Data Centre
18 52 (21.94%) Solaris
18 52 (21.94%) Windows Server 2003
19 50 (21.10%) VPN
20 49 (20.68%) Windows 2000
20 49 (20.68%) Wireless
21 46 (19.41%) BGP
22 45 (18.99%) German Language
23 42 (17.72%) Cisco Nexus
24 39 (16.46%) MPLS
25 38 (16.03%) CCNA
25 38 (16.03%) Sourcefire
26 36 (15.19%) BIG-IP
26 36 (15.19%) Network Monitoring

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.27%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.95%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.38%) SaaS
2 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.69%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 211 (89.03%) Firewall
2 79 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 74 (31.22%) TCP/IP
4 58 (24.47%) Network Security
5 50 (21.10%) VPN
6 49 (20.68%) Wireless
7 46 (19.41%) BGP
8 42 (17.72%) Cisco Nexus
9 39 (16.46%) MPLS
10 36 (15.19%) BIG-IP
11 35 (14.77%) Cisco PIX
12 26 (10.97%) OSPF
13 23 (9.70%) VoIP
13 23 (9.70%) Wireshark
14 21 (8.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 21 (8.86%) LAN
14 21 (8.86%) WAN
15 17 (7.17%) tcpdump
16 16 (6.75%) DNS
17 15 (6.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.22%) SQL Server
1 10 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.53%) InfluxDB
2 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 45 (18.99%) German Language
2 31 (13.08%) French Language
3 22 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.33%) Finance
5 7 (2.95%) Marketing
6 4 (1.69%) Back Office
7 3 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (42.62%) Network Engineer
2 87 (36.71%) Security Engineer
3 45 (18.99%) Juniper Engineer
4 40 (16.88%) Linux Engineer
5 38 (16.03%) Cisco Engineer
5 38 (16.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 38 (16.03%) Support Engineer
6 31 (13.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 27 (11.39%) Network Security Engineer
8 26 (10.97%) Network Support
8 26 (10.97%) Network Support Engineer
9 20 (8.44%) Consultant
10 18 (7.59%) Senior Network Support
10 18 (7.59%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 16 (6.75%) Network Operations Engineer
11 16 (6.75%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 16 (6.75%) Senior Security Engineer
12 15 (6.33%) Security Consultant
13 14 (5.91%) Lead Network Engineer
13 14 (5.91%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.53%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.11%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.27%) ODBC
4 2 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.36%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.49%) Virtual Team
4 11 (4.64%) Security Operations Centre
5 10 (4.22%) Driving Licence
6 8 (3.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 8 (3.38%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.69%) Statistics
9 3 (1.27%) BYOD
9 3 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.27%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.27%) HP StoreVirtual
9 3 (1.27%) Replication
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.42%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 99 (41.77%) Windows
2 73 (30.80%) Linux
3 69 (29.11%) Unix
4 63 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (21.94%) Solaris
5 52 (21.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (20.68%) Windows 2000
7 16 (6.75%) Windows Server
8 14 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.27%) Debian
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.43%) ITIL
2 36 (15.19%) Network Monitoring
3 26 (10.97%) Information Security
4 25 (10.55%) Network Design
5 21 (8.86%) Network Planning
5 21 (8.86%) Service Delivery
6 19 (8.02%) Risk Management
7 17 (7.17%) Load Balancing
7 17 (7.17%) Presales
8 16 (6.75%) Network Architecture
9 14 (5.91%) Mentoring
10 11 (4.64%) Change Management
10 11 (4.64%) Security Operations
11 10 (4.22%) Analytics
11 10 (4.22%) Incident Management
11 10 (4.22%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (4.22%) Network Management
12 9 (3.80%) Business Development
13 8 (3.38%) Problem Management
14 7 (2.95%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.06%) Python
2 6 (2.53%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.53%) Ruby
2 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.11%) Perl
4 4 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 89 (37.55%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (34.60%) CCNP
3 38 (16.03%) CCNA
4 30 (12.66%) CCIE
5 16 (6.75%) Degree
6 15 (6.33%) CCIP
6 15 (6.33%) CCSP
7 12 (5.06%) CCSE
8 11 (4.64%) CCSA
9 10 (4.22%) CISSP
10 9 (3.80%) CISA
10 9 (3.80%) MCP
11 8 (3.38%) CEH
12 6 (2.53%) GCIH
13 5 (2.11%) MCSE
13 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (1.27%) CCDA
14 3 (1.27%) CCDP
14 3 (1.27%) JNCIP
14 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.53%) ProxySG
4 6 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.11%) vSphere
6 3 (1.27%) Snort
6 3 (1.27%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.84%) XenApp
8 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.42%) UAG
8 1 (0.42%) vCloud
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.38%) Nagios
2 6 (2.53%) Cacti
2 6 (2.53%) Nessus
2 6 (2.53%) SmokePing
3 3 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.84%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.84%) QRadar
5 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.42%) SCCM
5 1 (0.42%) vMotion
5 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 191 (80.59%) Cisco
2 141 (59.49%) F5
3 117 (49.37%) Juniper
4 97 (40.93%) Palo Alto
5 59 (24.89%) Blue Coat
6 38 (16.03%) Sourcefire
7 33 (13.92%) Crossbeam
8 26 (10.97%) Fortinet
9 25 (10.55%) Citrix
9 25 (10.55%) VMware
10 24 (10.13%) Microsoft
11 17 (7.17%) NetScout
12 10 (4.22%) Aruba
12 10 (4.22%) NetApp
13 8 (3.38%) LogRhythm
14 6 (2.53%) HP
14 6 (2.53%) Intel
14 6 (2.53%) Nimble Storage
14 6 (2.53%) Riverbed
14 6 (2.53%) Stonesoft
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