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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 45 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.08% 0.57% 3.38%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 0.86% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 17
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £44,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +2.40%
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
232 348 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 60.26% 65.78% 68.48%
Number of salaries quoted 181 186 209
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bracknell

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) F5
4 11 (37.93%) Fortinet
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
6 9 (31.03%) UNIX
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 8 (27.59%) WAN
7 8 (27.59%) Network Security
8 7 (24.14%) HP
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) CCIE
9 6 (20.69%) CCNP
9 6 (20.69%) OSPF
9 6 (20.69%) BGP
9 6 (20.69%) LAN
9 6 (20.69%) Project Management
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Product Management
10 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture
10 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (17.24%) JNCIA
10 5 (17.24%) JNCIE
10 5 (17.24%) Huawei
10 5 (17.24%) NetScreen

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) Network Security
4 6 (20.69%) OSPF
4 6 (20.69%) BGP
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) RIP
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) EIGRP
5 5 (17.24%) IGRP
5 5 (17.24%) NetScreen
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.90%) Junos
7 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (3.45%) MPLS
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) WLAN
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Operations Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Network Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 5 (17.24%) Security Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.45%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
1 9 (31.03%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Product Management
2 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCIE
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
3 5 (17.24%) CCSA
3 5 (17.24%) CCSE
3 5 (17.24%) JNCIA
3 5 (17.24%) JNCIE
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 15 (51.72%) F5
4 11 (37.93%) Fortinet
5 10 (34.48%) Blue Coat
6 7 (24.14%) HP
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Huawei
9 2 (6.90%) Sourcefire
9 2 (6.90%) Crossbeam
9 2 (6.90%) Nokia
9 2 (6.90%) Sophos
9 2 (6.90%) VMware
10 1 (3.45%) Citrix