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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 81 97 140
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +43
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 148 152 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.08% 2.82% 1.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.93% 5.58% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 127 96 82
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
2496 2725 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.87% 50.53% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2034 1980 2048
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,625 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +52 117 £60,000 +15.38% 6
Maidenhead +3 12 £67,500 +12.50%
Slough -7 8 £53,750 -12.24% 1
Bracknell -12 5 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Newbury -2 1 £60,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £27,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 317 (90.31%) Firewall
2 300 (85.47%) Cisco
3 204 (58.12%) F5
4 183 (52.14%) Cisco Certification
5 153 (43.59%) Juniper
6 151 (43.02%) CCNP
7 138 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
8 106 (30.20%) Windows
9 99 (28.21%) Palo Alto
10 91 (25.93%) Network Security
11 87 (24.79%) CCIE
12 86 (24.50%) Linux
13 81 (23.08%) Wireless
14 78 (22.22%) TCP/IP
15 76 (21.65%) CCNA
15 76 (21.65%) ITIL
16 75 (21.37%) Cisco Nexus
17 72 (20.51%) Unix
18 69 (19.66%) Blue Coat
19 68 (19.37%) VPN
20 67 (19.09%) Data Centre
21 65 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
21 65 (18.52%) MPLS
22 62 (17.66%) WAN
23 55 (15.67%) Solaris
23 55 (15.67%) Windows 2000
23 55 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
23 55 (15.67%) Sourcefire
24 54 (15.38%) OSPF
24 54 (15.38%) BGP

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 7 (1.99%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.42%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.28%) Apache
4 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.28%) SAS
4 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (2.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.99%) SaaS
2 4 (1.14%) Office 365
3 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 317 (90.31%) Firewall
2 138 (39.32%) Cisco ASA
3 91 (25.93%) Network Security
4 81 (23.08%) Wireless
5 78 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 75 (21.37%) Cisco Nexus
7 68 (19.37%) VPN
8 65 (18.52%) MPLS
9 62 (17.66%) WAN
10 54 (15.38%) BGP
10 54 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 54 (15.38%) OSPF
11 50 (14.25%) LAN
12 48 (13.68%) Cisco PIX
13 44 (12.54%) BIG-IP
14 28 (7.98%) SAN
15 23 (6.55%) DNS
15 23 (6.55%) Wireshark
16 22 (6.27%) SSL
16 22 (6.27%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 46 (13.11%) German Language
2 45 (12.82%) Finance
3 28 (7.98%) French Language
4 26 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.42%) Banking
6 3 (0.85%) Retail
7 2 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 161 (45.87%) Network Engineer
2 93 (26.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 82 (23.36%) Security Engineer
4 77 (21.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 70 (19.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 54 (15.38%) Support Engineer
7 45 (12.82%) Consultant
7 45 (12.82%) Network Support
8 44 (12.54%) Network Support Engineer
9 43 (12.25%) Juniper Engineer
10 42 (11.97%) Network Security Engineer
11 34 (9.69%) Analyst
11 34 (9.69%) Senior Network Support
11 34 (9.69%) Senior Network Support Engineer
12 31 (8.83%) Security Analyst
12 31 (8.83%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 30 (8.55%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 28 (7.98%) Network Operations Engineer
14 28 (7.98%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 25 (7.12%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.99%) CSS
2 6 (1.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.28%) CGI
3 1 (0.28%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.09%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.13%) Replication
4 10 (2.85%) Driving Licence
5 8 (2.28%) Statistics
6 7 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
7 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.28%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.28%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 106 (30.20%) Windows
2 86 (24.50%) Linux
3 72 (20.51%) Unix
4 65 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (15.67%) Solaris
5 55 (15.67%) Windows 2000
5 55 (15.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.42%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) CentOS
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.65%) ITIL
2 50 (14.25%) Presales
3 48 (13.68%) Network Monitoring
4 46 (13.11%) Information Security
5 44 (12.54%) Network Design
6 43 (12.25%) Risk Management
7 41 (11.68%) Load Balancing
8 35 (9.97%) Network Planning
9 29 (8.26%) Network Architecture
10 21 (5.98%) Network Management
11 18 (5.13%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.56%) Coaching
12 16 (4.56%) Mentoring
13 15 (4.27%) Analytics
14 11 (3.13%) Case Management
14 11 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
15 8 (2.28%) SIEM
16 7 (1.99%) Logistics
16 7 (1.99%) Security Operations
16 7 (1.99%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.71%) Shell Script
2 5 (1.42%) C
3 2 (0.57%) SQL
4 1 (0.28%) Perl
4 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 183 (52.14%) Cisco Certification
2 151 (43.02%) CCNP
3 87 (24.79%) CCIE
4 76 (21.65%) CCNA
5 47 (13.39%) CCSE
6 36 (10.26%) CCIP
7 33 (9.40%) CCSA
8 29 (8.26%) CCSP
9 10 (2.85%) CCDP
9 10 (2.85%) Check Point Certification
10 8 (2.28%) Degree
11 5 (1.42%) CCVP
12 4 (1.14%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
13 3 (0.85%) CCDA
13 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.85%) JNCIE
13 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.57%) CISSP
14 2 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.28%) SAS 70
System Software
1 10 (2.85%) Active Directory
1 10 (2.85%) Hyper-V
2 8 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.42%) XenServer
4 3 (0.85%) vCloud
4 3 (0.85%) vSphere
5 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.57%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (2.28%) Nagios
2 6 (1.71%) Cacti
2 6 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (1.71%) SmokePing
3 5 (1.42%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (1.14%) QRadar
5 3 (0.85%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.57%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.57%) vRealize
7 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.28%) SCCM
7 1 (0.28%) WSUS
7 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 300 (85.47%) Cisco
2 204 (58.12%) F5
3 153 (43.59%) Juniper
4 99 (28.21%) Palo Alto
5 69 (19.66%) Blue Coat
6 55 (15.67%) Sourcefire
7 43 (12.25%) Crossbeam
8 37 (10.54%) Microsoft
9 28 (7.98%) Aruba
10 26 (7.41%) VMware
11 24 (6.84%) Forcepoint
12 22 (6.27%) NetScout
13 21 (5.98%) Citrix
13 21 (5.98%) Fortinet
14 17 (4.84%) HP
15 16 (4.56%) Intel
16 13 (3.70%) Riverbed
17 12 (3.42%) Meraki
18 10 (2.85%) Nokia
19 9 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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