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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 45 75 84
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 97 76 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.43% 3.31% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 10.81% 6.25% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 71 38 57
Median salary £55,000 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.72% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +8.82%
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
897 1216 1262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.17% 53.03% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 679 865 885
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 £35,000 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,980 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +4.95%

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 June 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Reading

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 209 (92.89%) Firewall
2 176 (78.22%) Cisco
3 149 (66.22%) F5
4 126 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
5 108 (48.00%) CCNP
5 108 (48.00%) Juniper
6 92 (40.89%) Cisco ASA
7 78 (34.67%) Palo Alto
8 70 (31.11%) Windows
9 60 (26.67%) Linux
10 58 (25.78%) ITIL
11 56 (24.89%) TCP/IP
11 56 (24.89%) Network Security
12 55 (24.44%) Wireless
13 54 (24.00%) CCIE
13 54 (24.00%) BGP
14 51 (22.67%) Unix
14 51 (22.67%) Data Centre
15 50 (22.22%) VPN
15 50 (22.22%) CCNA
15 50 (22.22%) MPLS
16 44 (19.56%) OSPF
17 43 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 43 (19.11%) Blue Coat
18 42 (18.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 42 (18.67%) WAN
19 40 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
20 38 (16.89%) BIG-IP
21 37 (16.44%) Windows 2000
21 37 (16.44%) Solaris

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 5 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.00%) SaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 209 (92.89%) Firewall
2 92 (40.89%) Cisco ASA
3 56 (24.89%) Network Security
3 56 (24.89%) TCP/IP
4 55 (24.44%) Wireless
5 54 (24.00%) BGP
6 50 (22.22%) MPLS
6 50 (22.22%) VPN
7 44 (19.56%) OSPF
8 42 (18.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 42 (18.67%) WAN
9 38 (16.89%) BIG-IP
10 23 (10.22%) VoIP
11 21 (9.33%) Cisco PIX
12 20 (8.89%) tcpdump
12 20 (8.89%) Wireshark
13 19 (8.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 19 (8.44%) LAN
13 19 (8.44%) SAN
14 15 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 32 (14.22%) Finance
2 31 (13.78%) German Language
3 21 (9.33%) French Language
4 17 (7.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 118 (52.44%) Network Engineer
2 69 (30.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 63 (28.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 56 (24.89%) Security Engineer
5 47 (20.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 46 (20.44%) Support Engineer
7 41 (18.22%) Juniper Engineer
8 40 (17.78%) Consultant
9 38 (16.89%) Network Support
9 38 (16.89%) Network Support Engineer
10 34 (15.11%) Senior Network Support
10 34 (15.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 26 (11.56%) Network Security Engineer
12 25 (11.11%) Security Consultant
13 24 (10.67%) Check Point Consultant
14 22 (9.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 22 (9.78%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 21 (9.33%) Network Operations Engineer
16 20 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
17 19 (8.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.33%) CSS
2 3 (1.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.89%) Web Services
4 1 (0.44%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.67%) Data Centre
2 22 (9.78%) Virtual Team
3 13 (5.78%) Driving Licence
4 9 (4.00%) Replication
5 8 (3.56%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.78%) Security Operations Centre
8 3 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.33%) Statistics
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 70 (31.11%) Windows
2 60 (26.67%) Linux
3 51 (22.67%) Unix
4 43 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (16.44%) Solaris
5 37 (16.44%) Windows 2000
5 37 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.78%) ITIL
2 40 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
3 36 (16.00%) Network Design
4 29 (12.89%) Presales
5 28 (12.44%) Network Planning
6 22 (9.78%) Network Architecture
7 20 (8.89%) Information Security
8 19 (8.44%) Load Balancing
9 15 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 14 (6.22%) Risk Management
11 11 (4.89%) Analytics
12 9 (4.00%) Incident Management
13 8 (3.56%) Network Management
14 6 (2.67%) Change Control
14 6 (2.67%) Identity Management
15 5 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (2.22%) SIEM
16 4 (1.78%) Data Security
16 4 (1.78%) Kalman Filter
16 4 (1.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (1.33%) C
3 1 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 126 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (48.00%) CCNP
3 54 (24.00%) CCIE
4 50 (22.22%) CCNA
5 27 (12.00%) CCSA
6 23 (10.22%) CCIP
7 22 (9.78%) CCSE
7 22 (9.78%) CCSP
8 7 (3.11%) CCDP
9 6 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
9 6 (2.67%) Degree
10 5 (2.22%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.33%) CCDA
11 3 (1.33%) JNCIE
11 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.89%) MCSA
12 2 (0.89%) MCSE
12 2 (0.89%) MCTS
12 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.33%) XenServer
3 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.89%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) vCloud
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Nagios
2 6 (2.67%) Cacti
2 6 (2.67%) SmokePing
3 3 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.44%) QRadar
4 1 (0.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 176 (78.22%) Cisco
2 149 (66.22%) F5
3 108 (48.00%) Juniper
4 78 (34.67%) Palo Alto
5 43 (19.11%) Blue Coat
6 24 (10.67%) Microsoft
7 21 (9.33%) Sourcefire
8 20 (8.89%) NetScout
9 19 (8.44%) Citrix
10 18 (8.00%) Crossbeam
11 17 (7.56%) Forcepoint
11 17 (7.56%) Fortinet
12 12 (5.33%) Intel
12 12 (5.33%) VMware
13 10 (4.44%) Aruba
14 7 (3.11%) Meraki
15 6 (2.67%) Riverbed
15 6 (2.67%) SolarWinds
15 6 (2.67%) Stonesoft
16 4 (1.78%) ArcSight
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 19 days ago