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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 66 115 152
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +37
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 200 120 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.87% 2.16% 1.45%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 4.18% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 159 86 58
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +8.23%
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
2802 2874 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 54.23% 51.82% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2101 1978
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 +63 142 £52,000 - 5
Maidenhead +18 27 £62,500 +8.69%
Slough -23 6 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell -4 4 £52,500 -1.03%
Newbury +19 3 £42,000 +35.48%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 288 (84.96%) Firewall
2 281 (82.89%) Cisco
3 202 (59.59%) F5
4 170 (50.15%) Cisco Certification
5 145 (42.77%) CCNP
6 142 (41.89%) Juniper
7 109 (32.15%) Cisco ASA
8 103 (30.38%) Palo Alto
8 103 (30.38%) ITIL
9 100 (29.50%) Windows
10 93 (27.43%) TCP/IP
11 85 (25.07%) Blue Coat
12 84 (24.78%) Linux
13 83 (24.48%) Sourcefire
13 83 (24.48%) Network Security
14 70 (20.65%) CCIE
14 70 (20.65%) Unix
14 70 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 66 (19.47%) MPLS
16 65 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
16 65 (19.17%) Windows 2000
16 65 (19.17%) Information Security
17 64 (18.88%) Crossbeam
17 64 (18.88%) Solaris
18 63 (18.58%) Risk Management
19 61 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
20 59 (17.40%) VPN
21 58 (17.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 57 (16.81%) CCNA
23 54 (15.93%) German Language

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.77%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.59%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.29%) SAP CCM
1 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 288 (84.96%) Firewall
2 109 (32.15%) Cisco ASA
3 93 (27.43%) TCP/IP
4 83 (24.48%) Network Security
5 66 (19.47%) MPLS
6 61 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
7 59 (17.40%) VPN
8 58 (17.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 51 (15.04%) Cisco PIX
9 51 (15.04%) Wireless
10 49 (14.45%) LAN
11 47 (13.86%) BGP
11 47 (13.86%) WAN
12 45 (13.27%) OSPF
13 30 (8.85%) DNS
14 24 (7.08%) BIG-IP
15 23 (6.78%) VoIP
16 21 (6.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 20 (5.90%) Internet
18 19 (5.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
General
1 54 (15.93%) German Language
2 46 (13.57%) French Language
3 41 (12.09%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.78%) Finance
5 11 (3.24%) Retail
6 4 (1.18%) Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 134 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 98 (28.91%) Security Engineer
3 74 (21.83%) Cisco Engineer
4 70 (20.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 60 (17.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 57 (16.81%) Consultant
7 46 (13.57%) Network Security Engineer
8 36 (10.62%) Juniper Engineer
9 31 (9.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 30 (8.85%) Analyst
11 29 (8.55%) Check Point Consultant
12 28 (8.26%) Support Engineer
13 26 (7.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 26 (7.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 24 (7.08%) Security Analyst
15 23 (6.78%) Network Consultant
15 23 (6.78%) Network Support
16 22 (6.49%) Network Analyst
16 22 (6.49%) Network Support Engineer
17 21 (6.19%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.95%) Replication
4 5 (1.47%) Statistics
5 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 3 (0.88%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 100 (29.50%) Windows
2 84 (24.78%) Linux
3 70 (20.65%) Unix
3 70 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (19.17%) Windows 2000
4 65 (19.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (18.88%) Solaris
6 8 (2.36%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (30.38%) ITIL
2 65 (19.17%) Information Security
3 63 (18.58%) Risk Management
4 46 (13.57%) Presales
5 40 (11.80%) Load Balancing
6 26 (7.67%) Network Design
7 21 (6.19%) Coaching
7 21 (6.19%) Network Management
8 20 (5.90%) Case Management
8 20 (5.90%) Mentoring
8 20 (5.90%) Performance Improvement
9 15 (4.42%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (4.13%) Service Delivery
11 11 (3.24%) Change Management
11 11 (3.24%) ITIL V3
12 10 (2.95%) Analytics
12 10 (2.95%) Network Architecture
12 10 (2.95%) Network Planning
13 9 (2.65%) Logistics
13 9 (2.65%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.95%) Perl
2 7 (2.06%) C
3 1 (0.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 170 (50.15%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (42.77%) CCNP
3 70 (20.65%) CCIE
4 57 (16.81%) CCNA
5 50 (14.75%) CCSE
6 24 (7.08%) CCSA
7 17 (5.01%) CCIP
8 15 (4.42%) CCDP
8 15 (4.42%) Check Point Certification
9 14 (4.13%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.24%) Degree
10 11 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (3.24%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.95%) CCSP
12 7 (2.06%) CCDA
12 7 (2.06%) CCVP
13 4 (1.18%) CISSP
14 3 (0.88%) JNCIP
15 2 (0.59%) CEH
15 2 (0.59%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (10.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.29%) SAS 70
System Software
1 20 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.77%) XenServer
4 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) vCloud
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (1.77%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (1.77%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (1.77%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (0.88%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.59%) SCCM
3 2 (0.59%) SCOM
4 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.29%) Nagios
4 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.29%) vRealize
4 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 281 (82.89%) Cisco
2 202 (59.59%) F5
3 142 (41.89%) Juniper
4 103 (30.38%) Palo Alto
5 85 (25.07%) Blue Coat
6 83 (24.48%) Sourcefire
7 64 (18.88%) Crossbeam
8 39 (11.50%) Forcepoint
9 31 (9.14%) Microsoft
9 31 (9.14%) VMware
10 19 (5.60%) HP
11 18 (5.31%) Fortinet
11 18 (5.31%) Nokia
12 16 (4.72%) Aruba
13 15 (4.42%) Intel
14 12 (3.54%) Meraki
14 12 (3.54%) NetScout
15 10 (2.95%) Citrix
16 9 (2.65%) SolarWinds
17 8 (2.36%) ProCurve
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