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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 114 119 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 106 105 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.38% 2.06% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 4.13% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 86
Median salary £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £67,500 £60,000
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
2196 2541 2999
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.32% 49.97% 50.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1867 2062
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 £32,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +16 74 £57,500 +4.54% 6
Maidenhead -7 15 £50,000 +81.81% 1
Newbury +2 4 £125,000 +100.00%
Windsor - 4 - -
Slough +6 2 £26,500 -43.01% 1
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 226 (91.50%) Firewall
2 196 (79.35%) Cisco
3 142 (57.49%) F5
4 114 (46.15%) Juniper
5 108 (43.72%) Cisco Certification
6 95 (38.46%) CCNP
7 89 (36.03%) Palo Alto
8 88 (35.63%) Windows
9 84 (34.01%) Cisco ASA
10 66 (26.72%) Linux
11 65 (26.32%) TCP/IP
12 63 (25.51%) ITIL
13 62 (25.10%) Unix
14 61 (24.70%) Wireless
15 59 (23.89%) Network Security
15 59 (23.89%) Data Centre
16 55 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 55 (22.27%) VPN
17 53 (21.46%) CCNA
18 47 (19.03%) Windows Server 2003
18 47 (19.03%) Solaris
18 47 (19.03%) BGP
19 46 (18.62%) Cisco Nexus
20 45 (18.22%) Network Monitoring
20 45 (18.22%) MPLS
21 44 (17.81%) Windows 2000
22 42 (17.00%) Blue Coat
23 41 (16.60%) CCIE
24 40 (16.19%) German Language
25 39 (15.79%) BIG-IP

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 5 (2.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (1.21%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.45%) SaaS
2 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.62%) Office 365
4 3 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) IaaS
5 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 226 (91.50%) Firewall
2 84 (34.01%) Cisco ASA
3 65 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 61 (24.70%) Wireless
5 59 (23.89%) Network Security
6 55 (22.27%) VPN
7 47 (19.03%) BGP
8 46 (18.62%) Cisco Nexus
9 45 (18.22%) MPLS
10 39 (15.79%) BIG-IP
11 31 (12.55%) Cisco PIX
11 31 (12.55%) OSPF
12 29 (11.74%) WAN
13 27 (10.93%) LAN
14 25 (10.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 24 (9.72%) VoIP
16 20 (8.10%) SAN
17 18 (7.29%) Wireshark
18 17 (6.88%) DNS
18 17 (6.88%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.02%) SQL Server
1 5 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.40%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 40 (16.19%) German Language
2 28 (11.34%) French Language
3 26 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 24 (9.72%) Finance
5 7 (2.83%) Marketing
6 4 (1.62%) Back Office
7 3 (1.21%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 117 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 79 (31.98%) Security Engineer
3 52 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 45 (18.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 44 (17.81%) Senior Network Engineer
6 43 (17.41%) Juniper Engineer
7 40 (16.19%) Support Engineer
8 32 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
9 31 (12.55%) Network Support
9 31 (12.55%) Network Support Engineer
10 30 (12.15%) Network Security Engineer
11 27 (10.93%) Consultant
12 25 (10.12%) Senior Network Support
12 25 (10.12%) Senior Network Support Engineer
13 23 (9.31%) Network Operations Engineer
13 23 (9.31%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 20 (8.10%) Security Consultant
15 19 (7.69%) Check Point Consultant
15 19 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
15 19 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.43%) 802.1X
2 5 (2.02%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.21%) CSS
3 3 (1.21%) ODBC
4 2 (0.81%) CGI
4 2 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.89%) Data Centre
2 15 (6.07%) Virtual Team
3 13 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.05%) Security Operations Centre
6 6 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.21%) BYOD
8 3 (1.21%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.21%) Replication
8 3 (1.21%) Statistics
9 2 (0.81%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 88 (35.63%) Windows
2 66 (26.72%) Linux
3 62 (25.10%) Unix
4 55 (22.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (19.03%) Solaris
5 47 (19.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (17.81%) Windows 2000
7 11 (4.45%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.21%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) CentOS
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.51%) ITIL
2 45 (18.22%) Network Monitoring
3 33 (13.36%) Network Design
4 29 (11.74%) Network Planning
5 24 (9.72%) Network Architecture
6 22 (8.91%) Information Security
6 22 (8.91%) Load Balancing
7 21 (8.50%) Presales
8 19 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 14 (5.67%) Analytics
10 12 (4.86%) Network Management
10 12 (4.86%) Risk Management
11 10 (4.05%) Incident Management
11 10 (4.05%) Mentoring
11 10 (4.05%) Security Operations
12 9 (3.64%) Business Development
13 7 (2.83%) Identity Management
13 7 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (2.83%) Marketing Strategy
14 6 (2.43%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.43%) Python
1 6 (2.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.21%) Perl
2 3 (1.21%) SQL
3 2 (0.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 108 (43.72%) Cisco Certification
2 95 (38.46%) CCNP
3 53 (21.46%) CCNA
4 41 (16.60%) CCIE
5 24 (9.72%) CCIP
6 23 (9.31%) CCSP
7 18 (7.29%) CCSA
8 14 (5.67%) CCSE
9 10 (4.05%) Degree
10 5 (2.02%) CISSP
10 5 (2.02%) MCSE
10 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.62%) CCDA
11 4 (1.62%) CCDP
11 4 (1.62%) CISA
11 4 (1.62%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.62%) MCP
12 3 (1.21%) CEH
13 2 (0.81%) JNCIA
13 2 (0.81%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (4.86%) Active Directory
1 12 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.62%) vSphere
4 3 (1.21%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.21%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.81%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.40%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.40%) UAG
6 1 (0.40%) vCloud
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (3.24%) Nagios
2 6 (2.43%) Cacti
2 6 (2.43%) SmokePing
3 4 (1.62%) QRadar
4 3 (1.21%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.21%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
5 1 (0.40%) SCCM
5 1 (0.40%) vMotion
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
Vendors
1 196 (79.35%) Cisco
2 142 (57.49%) F5
3 114 (46.15%) Juniper
4 89 (36.03%) Palo Alto
5 42 (17.00%) Blue Coat
6 27 (10.93%) Fortinet
7 26 (10.53%) Citrix
7 26 (10.53%) Sourcefire
8 25 (10.12%) Microsoft
9 24 (9.72%) Crossbeam
10 19 (7.69%) VMware
11 17 (6.88%) NetScout
12 11 (4.45%) Aruba
13 8 (3.24%) Forcepoint
14 7 (2.83%) Intel
14 7 (2.83%) NetApp
15 6 (2.43%) HP
15 6 (2.43%) Meraki
15 6 (2.43%) Riverbed
15 6 (2.43%) SolarWinds
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