The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 66 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 74 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.08% 2.85% 3.17%
As % of the Vendors category 8.21% 5.52% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 62
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,850 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,800 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
901 1124 1336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.64% 51.61% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 635 819 955
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Reading

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Reading

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Reading

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 176 (96.70%) Firewall
2 146 (80.22%) Cisco
3 119 (65.38%) F5
4 100 (54.95%) Juniper
5 97 (53.30%) Cisco Certification
6 86 (47.25%) CCNP
7 81 (44.51%) Palo Alto
8 68 (37.36%) Windows
9 62 (34.07%) ITIL
10 58 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
11 57 (31.32%) Linux
12 55 (30.22%) Unix
12 55 (30.22%) TCP/IP
13 52 (28.57%) Data Centre
14 49 (26.92%) VPN
15 47 (25.82%) Network Security
16 46 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 46 (25.27%) Wireless
17 45 (24.73%) CCNA
18 42 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 42 (23.08%) BGP
18 42 (23.08%) Solaris
18 42 (23.08%) Windows 2000
19 41 (22.53%) Network Monitoring
20 40 (21.98%) MPLS
21 38 (20.88%) CCIE
21 38 (20.88%) German Language
22 37 (20.33%) BIG-IP
23 35 (19.23%) Blue Coat
24 32 (17.58%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.04%) SaaS
2 4 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.20%) Office 365
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.55%) IaaS
4 1 (0.55%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 176 (96.70%) Firewall
2 58 (31.87%) Cisco ASA
3 55 (30.22%) TCP/IP
4 49 (26.92%) VPN
5 47 (25.82%) Network Security
6 46 (25.27%) Wireless
7 42 (23.08%) BGP
8 40 (21.98%) MPLS
9 37 (20.33%) BIG-IP
10 31 (17.03%) Cisco Nexus
11 30 (16.48%) OSPF
12 26 (14.29%) WAN
13 24 (13.19%) VoIP
14 17 (9.34%) tcpdump
14 17 (9.34%) Wireshark
15 16 (8.79%) SAN
16 15 (8.24%) Cisco PIX
16 15 (8.24%) DNS
17 14 (7.69%) LAN
18 12 (6.59%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 38 (20.88%) German Language
2 28 (15.38%) French Language
3 22 (12.09%) Finance
4 11 (6.04%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 99 (54.40%) Network Engineer
2 60 (32.97%) Security Engineer
3 43 (23.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 43 (23.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 43 (23.63%) Juniper Engineer
4 38 (20.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 32 (17.58%) Linux Engineer
5 32 (17.58%) Support Engineer
6 29 (15.93%) Network Support
6 29 (15.93%) Network Support Engineer
7 25 (13.74%) Consultant
8 24 (13.19%) Senior Network Support
8 24 (13.19%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 23 (12.64%) Network Operations Engineer
9 23 (12.64%) Network Security Engineer
10 18 (9.89%) Check Point Consultant
10 18 (9.89%) Lead Network Engineer
10 18 (9.89%) Security Consultant
11 17 (9.34%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 17 (9.34%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.30%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.20%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.65%) CSS
4 2 (1.10%) CGI
4 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 52 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.24%) Virtual Team
3 13 (7.14%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.65%) Statistics
9 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.55%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 68 (37.36%) Windows
2 57 (31.32%) Linux
3 55 (30.22%) Unix
4 46 (25.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (23.08%) Solaris
5 42 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 42 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.07%) ITIL
2 41 (22.53%) Network Monitoring
3 32 (17.58%) Network Design
4 28 (15.38%) Network Planning
5 23 (12.64%) Network Architecture
6 20 (10.99%) Information Security
7 17 (9.34%) Service Delivery
8 16 (8.79%) Presales
9 13 (7.14%) Load Balancing
10 12 (6.59%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.04%) Analytics
12 10 (5.49%) Incident Management
12 10 (5.49%) Network Management
13 7 (3.85%) Identity Management
14 6 (3.30%) Change Control
14 6 (3.30%) Change Management
15 5 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.75%) Mentoring
15 5 (2.75%) Problem Management
15 5 (2.75%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.30%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.65%) Python
3 2 (1.10%) Perl
4 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (53.30%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (47.25%) CCNP
3 45 (24.73%) CCNA
4 38 (20.88%) CCIE
5 23 (12.64%) CCIP
6 22 (12.09%) CCSP
7 15 (8.24%) CCSA
8 6 (3.30%) Degree
9 4 (2.20%) JNCIP
10 3 (1.65%) CCSE
11 2 (1.10%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.10%) JNCIE
11 2 (1.10%) MCSA
11 2 (1.10%) MCSE
11 2 (1.10%) MCTS
11 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.55%) CCDA
12 1 (0.55%) CCDP
12 1 (0.55%) CISSP
12 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.20%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) XenApp
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.55%) vCloud
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) Nagios
2 6 (3.30%) Cacti
2 6 (3.30%) SmokePing
3 3 (1.65%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.65%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.55%) QRadar
4 1 (0.55%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 146 (80.22%) Cisco
2 119 (65.38%) F5
3 100 (54.95%) Juniper
4 81 (44.51%) Palo Alto
5 35 (19.23%) Blue Coat
6 24 (13.19%) Sourcefire
7 23 (12.64%) Crossbeam
8 22 (12.09%) Citrix
9 18 (9.89%) Microsoft
10 17 (9.34%) NetScout
11 16 (8.79%) Fortinet
12 9 (4.95%) VMware
13 8 (4.40%) Aruba
14 7 (3.85%) Intel
15 6 (3.30%) Riverbed
15 6 (3.30%) SolarWinds
15 6 (3.30%) Stonesoft
16 5 (2.75%) Forcepoint
16 5 (2.75%) NetApp
17 4 (2.20%) EMC
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