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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 33 35 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +64
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 75 144 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.16% 6.91% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 11.16% 12.93% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 37 119 39
Median salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
672 1114 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 55.17% 53.48% 50.72%
Number of salaries quoted 479 900 833
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

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 25 February 2017.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Reading

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 141 (89.81%) Cisco
2 109 (69.43%) Firewall
3 103 (65.61%) Palo Alto
4 102 (64.97%) Juniper
5 97 (61.78%) F5
6 80 (50.96%) Windows
7 77 (49.04%) Blue Coat
8 71 (45.22%) Linux
9 69 (43.95%) Unix
10 68 (43.31%) Risk Management
11 62 (39.49%) Sourcefire
12 61 (38.85%) TCP/IP
13 54 (34.39%) Cisco Certification
14 49 (31.21%) VPN
15 47 (29.94%) Windows Server 2008
16 46 (29.30%) Network Security
17 45 (28.66%) Crossbeam
17 45 (28.66%) Windows Server 2003
17 45 (28.66%) CCIE
18 44 (28.03%) Solaris
18 44 (28.03%) Windows 2000
18 44 (28.03%) ITIL
18 44 (28.03%) Kalman Filter
19 39 (24.84%) CCSP
19 39 (24.84%) Information Security
20 34 (21.66%) CCNP
21 32 (20.38%) SLA
21 32 (20.38%) Fortinet
22 31 (19.75%) German Language
23 30 (19.11%) Microsoft

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 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.64%) IIS
1 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
1 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.38%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.46%) MS Office
3 17 (10.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (10.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.28%) SaaS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 109 (69.43%) Firewall
2 61 (38.85%) TCP/IP
3 49 (31.21%) VPN
4 46 (29.30%) Network Security
5 24 (15.29%) Internet
5 24 (15.29%) Wireless
6 21 (13.38%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (12.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (8.28%) Cisco IOS
8 13 (8.28%) SSL
9 12 (7.64%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (7.01%) SAN
11 9 (5.73%) BGP
12 7 (4.46%) MPLS
12 7 (4.46%) WAN
13 6 (3.82%) BIG-IP
13 6 (3.82%) LAN
14 5 (3.18%) Cisco PIX
15 4 (2.55%) DNS
15 4 (2.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 31 (19.75%) German Language
2 17 (10.83%) French Language
3 16 (10.19%) Finance
4 4 (2.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (51.59%) Security Engineer
2 55 (35.03%) Juniper Engineer
3 46 (29.30%) Senior Security Engineer
4 37 (23.57%) Network Engineer
5 29 (18.47%) Cisco Engineer
6 24 (15.29%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (13.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 20 (12.74%) Support Engineer
9 19 (12.10%) Lead Network Engineer
10 17 (10.83%) Blue Coat Engineer
10 17 (10.83%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 15 (9.55%) Architect
12 14 (8.92%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (8.92%) Network Support
12 14 (8.92%) Network Support Engineer
13 13 (8.28%) Data Centre Engineer
13 13 (8.28%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
13 13 (8.28%) Data Network Engineer
13 13 (8.28%) Network Operations Engineer
14 12 (7.64%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.47%) Data Centre
2 27 (17.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 12 (7.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (7.01%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 80 (50.96%) Windows
2 71 (45.22%) Linux
3 69 (43.95%) Unix
4 47 (29.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (28.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (28.03%) Solaris
6 44 (28.03%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (43.31%) Risk Management
2 44 (28.03%) ITIL
2 44 (28.03%) Kalman Filter
3 39 (24.84%) Information Security
4 29 (18.47%) Security Operations
5 24 (15.29%) Network Monitoring
6 22 (14.01%) Network Architecture
6 22 (14.01%) Network Design
6 22 (14.01%) Network Planning
7 21 (13.38%) Mentoring
8 18 (11.46%) Identity Management
9 17 (10.83%) Coaching
9 17 (10.83%) Content Management
9 17 (10.83%) Security Management
10 14 (8.92%) Change Management
10 14 (8.92%) Network Management
11 12 (7.64%) Security Architecture
11 12 (7.64%) Security Patching
11 12 (7.64%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.73%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.91%) Perl
1 3 (1.91%) Python
2 2 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (34.39%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (28.66%) CCIE
3 39 (24.84%) CCSP
4 34 (21.66%) CCNP
5 25 (15.92%) CCNA
6 22 (14.01%) CCIP
7 18 (11.46%) CCSE
8 17 (10.83%) JNCIS
9 10 (6.37%) CCSA
10 4 (2.55%) CISA
10 4 (2.55%) CISM
10 4 (2.55%) CISSP
10 4 (2.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.27%) MCTS
11 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.64%) Degree
12 1 (0.64%) MCP
12 1 (0.64%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (20.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (10.83%) ProxySG
2 12 (7.64%) VMware ESX
2 12 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (7.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (2.55%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.64%) Nagios
4 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (89.81%) Cisco
2 103 (65.61%) Palo Alto
3 102 (64.97%) Juniper
4 97 (61.78%) F5
5 77 (49.04%) Blue Coat
6 62 (39.49%) Sourcefire
7 45 (28.66%) Crossbeam
8 32 (20.38%) Fortinet
9 30 (19.11%) Microsoft
10 26 (16.56%) Imperva
11 21 (13.38%) Intel Security
12 20 (12.74%) HP
12 20 (12.74%) VMware
13 17 (10.83%) Proofpoint
13 17 (10.83%) TippingPoint
14 12 (7.64%) Citrix
15 9 (5.73%) LogLogic
16 4 (2.55%) Symantec
17 3 (1.91%) NetScout
18 2 (1.27%) Veeam
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