The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 55 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.84% 0.82% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 1.79% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 21
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £42,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £55,000
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
290 280 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 59.18% 45.68% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 250 238 241
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £31,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Slough

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Slough

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Slough region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Slough

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) Juniper
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (63.64%) CCNP
5 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (59.09%) CCNA
7 11 (50.00%) Snort
8 10 (45.45%) Network Security
9 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
9 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (27.27%) Sophos
10 6 (27.27%) Windows
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) HTTP
10 6 (27.27%) Wireless
10 6 (27.27%) Nessus
10 6 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
10 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 6 (27.27%) Nmap
10 6 (27.27%) Metasploit
10 6 (27.27%) Imperva
10 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
10 6 (27.27%) Splunk
10 6 (27.27%) SIEM
11 5 (22.73%) GPG13
11 5 (22.73%) Squid
11 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
11 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) Network Security
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (27.27%) tcpdump
4 6 (27.27%) Wireless
4 6 (27.27%) HTTP
5 5 (22.73%) NetScreen
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) VoIP
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (13.64%) IPsec
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (13.64%) SSL
7 3 (13.64%) OSPF
7 3 (13.64%) BGP
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Network Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (27.27%) SIEM
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNP
3 13 (59.09%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) CCSP
4 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (36.36%) PCI DSS
2 5 (22.73%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Snort
2 6 (27.27%) Nmap
3 5 (22.73%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Nessus
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) Sophos
3 6 (27.27%) Imperva
3 6 (27.27%) Splunk
4 5 (22.73%) Websense
4 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
4 5 (22.73%) Sourcefire
5 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.64%) Nokia
5 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
5 3 (13.64%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec
6 1 (4.55%) Remedy
6 1 (4.55%) McAfee
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