The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 41 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.36% 0.92% 3.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 1.45% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 18
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
228 346 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 53.77% 63.37% 76.27%
Number of salaries quoted 166 197 229
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bracknell region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bracknell

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bracknell

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) Juniper
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) Fortinet
5 11 (37.93%) Network Security
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (37.93%) WAN
5 11 (37.93%) F5
6 9 (31.03%) UNIX
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) HP
6 9 (31.03%) BGP
6 9 (31.03%) OSPF
7 7 (24.14%) CCIE
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) RIP
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
8 6 (20.69%) IGRP
8 6 (20.69%) Project Management
8 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
8 6 (20.69%) Product Management
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) Network Security
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 9 (31.03%) BGP
3 9 (31.03%) OSPF
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
5 6 (20.69%) DHCP
5 6 (20.69%) RIP
5 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) DNS
5 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
5 6 (20.69%) IGRP
6 4 (13.79%) NetScreen
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (10.34%) MPLS
7 3 (10.34%) WLAN
8 2 (6.90%) Junos
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Security Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Network Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Business Development Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) UNIX
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
1 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (20.69%) Network Architecture
1 6 (20.69%) Product Management
2 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.34%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CCIE
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 4 (13.79%) CCSE
5 4 (13.79%) JNCIA
5 4 (13.79%) JNCIE
5 4 (13.79%) CCSA
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 19 (65.52%) Juniper
3 12 (41.38%) Fortinet
4 11 (37.93%) F5
5 9 (31.03%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
7 5 (17.24%) Huawei
8 4 (13.79%) Nokia
8 4 (13.79%) VMware
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix
10 2 (6.90%) Sophos