The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 57 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.42% 3.30% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 6.25% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 2
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Newbury region.

Vendors Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
155 240 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.29% 52.86% 39.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89 203 127
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +10.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Newbury

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Websense
4 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (40.00%) CCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) CCSE
4 2 (40.00%) Nessus
4 2 (40.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (40.00%) Snort
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Squid

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (40.00%) NetScreen
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WLAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) FWSM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Product Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Development Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) CCSA
2 2 (40.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Snort
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (40.00%) Websense
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) ArcSight