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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
South East / Berkshire
Rank 76 67 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +42
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 114 198 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.09% 3.75% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 5.96% 7.07% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 67 166 85
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £53,050
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,048 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.55% -

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
1914 2802 2845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.91% 53.11% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 2278 2002
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,621 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +1 92 £57,500 +13.86% 4
Maidenhead -12 5 £62,500 +4.16%
Slough +22 3 £37,500 -37.50%
Newbury +11 1 £47,500 +14.45%
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 187 (86.57%) Cisco
2 170 (78.70%) Firewall
3 127 (58.80%) Palo Alto
4 126 (58.33%) Juniper
5 118 (54.63%) F5
6 114 (52.78%) Windows
7 89 (41.20%) Linux
8 86 (39.81%) Unix
8 86 (39.81%) Blue Coat
9 77 (35.65%) TCP/IP
10 73 (33.80%) Network Security
11 69 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 67 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
13 64 (29.63%) Sourcefire
14 63 (29.17%) VPN
15 62 (28.70%) Risk Management
16 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 52 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
18 51 (23.61%) CCNP
18 51 (23.61%) Solaris
19 50 (23.15%) Windows 2000
19 50 (23.15%) ITIL
20 49 (22.69%) Data Centre
21 48 (22.22%) Information Security
21 48 (22.22%) Crossbeam
22 45 (20.83%) CCIE
23 44 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
24 42 (19.44%) VMware
25 38 (17.59%) Fortinet
25 38 (17.59%) German Language

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 8 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.39%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.46%) IIS
3 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.48%) MS Office
3 13 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (6.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.94%) SaaS
2 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.39%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 170 (78.70%) Firewall
2 77 (35.65%) TCP/IP
3 73 (33.80%) Network Security
4 63 (29.17%) VPN
5 52 (24.07%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (13.89%) Wireless
7 29 (13.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 25 (11.57%) SSL
9 20 (9.26%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (9.26%) Internet
9 20 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 17 (7.87%) BGP
10 17 (7.87%) MPLS
10 17 (7.87%) SAN
11 16 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (7.41%) Wireshark
12 15 (6.94%) BIG-IP
13 10 (4.63%) DNS
14 9 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 9 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.70%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.46%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
General
1 38 (17.59%) German Language
2 20 (9.26%) French Language
3 18 (8.33%) Finance
4 6 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.46%) Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Billing
5 1 (0.46%) Games
5 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (43.52%) Security Engineer
2 58 (26.85%) Network Engineer
3 53 (24.54%) Juniper Engineer
4 42 (19.44%) Senior Security Engineer
5 32 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
5 32 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 29 (13.43%) Cisco Engineer
7 22 (10.19%) Architect
8 20 (9.26%) Lead Network Engineer
8 20 (9.26%) Network Support
8 20 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 17 (7.87%) Senior Network Engineer
10 16 (7.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
10 16 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (7.41%) Security Architect
10 16 (7.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 15 (6.94%) Data Centre Engineer
11 15 (6.94%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
11 15 (6.94%) Data Network Engineer
11 15 (6.94%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.39%) ODBC
2 2 (0.93%) CSS
3 1 (0.46%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.69%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.19%) Security Operations Centre
3 20 (9.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.09%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.78%) Statistics
6 3 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.93%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.93%) HP Storage
7 2 (0.93%) HP StoreVirtual
7 2 (0.93%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 1 (0.46%) BYOD
8 1 (0.46%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 114 (52.78%) Windows
2 89 (41.20%) Linux
3 86 (39.81%) Unix
4 69 (31.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 51 (23.61%) Solaris
7 50 (23.15%) Windows 2000
8 19 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (7.87%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.85%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.93%) CatOS
12 1 (0.46%) Debian
12 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.70%) Risk Management
2 50 (23.15%) ITIL
3 48 (22.22%) Information Security
4 44 (20.37%) Kalman Filter
5 27 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 26 (12.04%) Change Management
7 25 (11.57%) Mentoring
7 25 (11.57%) Network Architecture
7 25 (11.57%) Network Design
8 24 (11.11%) Network Planning
8 24 (11.11%) Security Operations
9 20 (9.26%) Security Architecture
9 20 (9.26%) Security Patching
10 18 (8.33%) Network Management
11 17 (7.87%) Patch Management
12 15 (6.94%) Service Delivery
13 13 (6.02%) Content Management
13 13 (6.02%) Identity Management
13 13 (6.02%) Presales
13 13 (6.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.09%) Python
2 6 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.78%) Ruby
3 5 (2.31%) Perl
4 4 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (31.02%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (23.61%) CCNP
3 45 (20.83%) CCIE
4 37 (17.13%) CCSP
5 32 (14.81%) CCNA
6 24 (11.11%) CCIP
7 23 (10.65%) CCSE
8 16 (7.41%) CISSP
9 15 (6.94%) CISA
10 13 (6.02%) Degree
10 13 (6.02%) JNCIS
11 12 (5.56%) MCP
12 10 (4.63%) CCSA
13 9 (4.17%) CEH
14 8 (3.70%) GCIH
15 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (1.85%) CISM
16 4 (1.85%) MCSE
16 4 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 2 (0.93%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.72%) ProxySG
2 21 (9.72%) VMware ESX
3 15 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 15 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.39%) Snort
4 3 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.46%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.46%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (9.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.70%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.70%) Nessus
3 2 (0.93%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 187 (86.57%) Cisco
2 127 (58.80%) Palo Alto
3 126 (58.33%) Juniper
4 118 (54.63%) F5
5 86 (39.81%) Blue Coat
6 64 (29.63%) Sourcefire
7 48 (22.22%) Crossbeam
8 42 (19.44%) VMware
9 38 (17.59%) Fortinet
10 30 (13.89%) Imperva
11 25 (11.57%) Microsoft
12 23 (10.65%) HP
13 20 (9.26%) Citrix
14 17 (7.87%) Intel Security
14 17 (7.87%) LogLogic
15 13 (6.02%) Proofpoint
15 13 (6.02%) TippingPoint
16 9 (4.17%) LogRhythm
16 9 (4.17%) NetApp
17 8 (3.70%) NetScout
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