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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 56 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 84 73 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.66% 3.26% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.39% 6.23% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 56 46 46
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £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
895 1171 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.67% 52.35% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 655 830 868
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 28 July 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Reading

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 189 (94.03%) Firewall
2 157 (78.11%) Cisco
3 135 (67.16%) F5
4 107 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
5 106 (52.74%) Juniper
6 91 (45.27%) CCNP
7 83 (41.29%) Palo Alto
8 70 (34.83%) Windows
9 67 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 61 (30.35%) ITIL
10 61 (30.35%) Linux
11 59 (29.35%) Unix
11 59 (29.35%) TCP/IP
12 52 (25.87%) VPN
13 50 (24.88%) Data Centre
14 49 (24.38%) CCNA
15 48 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (23.88%) Network Security
16 47 (23.38%) Wireless
17 44 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
17 44 (21.89%) MPLS
17 44 (21.89%) BGP
17 44 (21.89%) Windows 2000
17 44 (21.89%) Solaris
18 40 (19.90%) BIG-IP
18 40 (19.90%) Network Monitoring
19 39 (19.40%) German Language
19 39 (19.40%) CCIE
20 35 (17.41%) Blue Coat
21 34 (16.92%) WAN

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 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.48%) SaaS
2 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.49%) Office 365
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 189 (94.03%) Firewall
2 67 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 59 (29.35%) TCP/IP
4 52 (25.87%) VPN
5 48 (23.88%) Network Security
6 47 (23.38%) Wireless
7 44 (21.89%) BGP
7 44 (21.89%) MPLS
8 40 (19.90%) BIG-IP
9 34 (16.92%) OSPF
9 34 (16.92%) WAN
10 31 (15.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 23 (11.44%) VoIP
12 18 (8.96%) SAN
13 17 (8.46%) LAN
13 17 (8.46%) tcpdump
13 17 (8.46%) Wireshark
14 14 (6.97%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (6.97%) DNS
15 13 (6.47%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 39 (19.40%) German Language
2 28 (13.93%) French Language
3 27 (13.43%) Finance
4 15 (7.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 110 (54.73%) Network Engineer
2 64 (31.84%) Security Engineer
3 59 (29.35%) Cisco Engineer
4 53 (26.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 46 (22.89%) Juniper Engineer
6 43 (21.39%) Senior Network Engineer
7 37 (18.41%) Support Engineer
8 32 (15.92%) Network Support
8 32 (15.92%) Network Support Engineer
9 29 (14.43%) Senior Network Support
9 29 (14.43%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 28 (13.93%) Consultant
11 27 (13.43%) Linux Engineer
11 27 (13.43%) Network Security Engineer
12 21 (10.45%) Network Operations Engineer
13 19 (9.45%) Security Consultant
13 19 (9.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
13 19 (9.45%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
14 18 (8.96%) Check Point Consultant
15 16 (7.96%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.99%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.99%) Regular Expression
3 3 (1.49%) CSS
4 2 (1.00%) Web Services
5 1 (0.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 50 (24.88%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.96%) Virtual Team
3 13 (6.47%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.99%) Replication
6 4 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (1.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (34.83%) Windows
2 61 (30.35%) Linux
3 59 (29.35%) Unix
4 48 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (21.89%) Solaris
5 44 (21.89%) Windows 2000
5 44 (21.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.48%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.35%) ITIL
2 40 (19.90%) Network Monitoring
3 33 (16.42%) Network Design
4 28 (13.93%) Network Planning
5 22 (10.95%) Network Architecture
6 20 (9.95%) Information Security
7 19 (9.45%) Presales
8 16 (7.96%) Service Delivery
9 15 (7.46%) Load Balancing
10 13 (6.47%) Risk Management
11 11 (5.47%) Analytics
12 9 (4.48%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.98%) Network Management
14 7 (3.48%) Identity Management
15 6 (2.99%) Change Control
16 5 (2.49%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (1.99%) Coaching
17 4 (1.99%) Mentoring
17 4 (1.99%) Migration
17 4 (1.99%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.50%) Python
2 1 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (45.27%) CCNP
3 49 (24.38%) CCNA
4 39 (19.40%) CCIE
5 23 (11.44%) CCIP
5 23 (11.44%) CCSA
6 22 (10.95%) CCSP
7 11 (5.47%) CCSE
8 6 (2.99%) Degree
9 5 (2.49%) JNCIP
10 4 (1.99%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (1.49%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.00%) CCDA
12 2 (1.00%) CCDP
12 2 (1.00%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.00%) MCSA
12 2 (1.00%) MCSE
12 2 (1.00%) MCTS
12 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.00%) XenApp
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.50%) vCloud
4 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.98%) Nagios
2 6 (2.99%) Cacti
2 6 (2.99%) SmokePing
3 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.50%) QRadar
5 1 (0.50%) SCCM
5 1 (0.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 157 (78.11%) Cisco
2 135 (67.16%) F5
3 106 (52.74%) Juniper
4 83 (41.29%) Palo Alto
5 35 (17.41%) Blue Coat
6 23 (11.44%) Citrix
6 23 (11.44%) Sourcefire
7 21 (10.45%) Crossbeam
8 20 (9.95%) Microsoft
9 17 (8.46%) NetScout
10 15 (7.46%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.48%) Aruba
11 9 (4.48%) Forcepoint
12 7 (3.48%) Intel
12 7 (3.48%) VMware
13 6 (2.99%) Riverbed
13 6 (2.99%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.99%) Stonesoft
14 4 (1.99%) EMC
14 4 (1.99%) NetApp
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