The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bracknell region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 71 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.39% 1.89% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 2.82% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £28,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 319 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 64.22% 66.88% 64.47%
Number of salaries quoted 177 172 226
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bracknell

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (37.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Wireless
6 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
6 3 (37.50%) SecurID
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) WAN
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (25.00%) vSphere
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (12.50%) F5

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (12.50%) HSRP
7 1 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
7 1 (12.50%) IPsec
7 1 (12.50%) IPv6
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) OSPF
7 1 (12.50%) BGP
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (37.50%) Blue Coat
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) F5