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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 54 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.59% 0.95% 4.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 2.14% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 27
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £42,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £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
310 280 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 61.63% 44.30% 51.25%
Number of salaries quoted 274 231 255
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Slough

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (70.00%) Juniper
5 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (55.00%) CCNP
6 11 (55.00%) Snort
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (50.00%) CCNA
8 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) Network Security
9 6 (30.00%) Metasploit
9 6 (30.00%) Nessus
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (30.00%) Nmap
9 6 (30.00%) Linux
9 6 (30.00%) HTTP
9 6 (30.00%) Sophos
9 6 (30.00%) Imperva
9 6 (30.00%) tcpdump
9 6 (30.00%) Splunk
9 6 (30.00%) SIEM
10 5 (25.00%) GPG13
10 5 (25.00%) Websense
10 5 (25.00%) NetScreen
10 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
10 5 (25.00%) Information Security
10 5 (25.00%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 15 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) Network Security
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (30.00%) tcpdump
5 6 (30.00%) HTTP
6 5 (25.00%) NetScreen
7 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 2 (10.00%) VPN
8 2 (10.00%) LAN
8 2 (10.00%) VoIP
8 2 (10.00%) WAN
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (30.00%) SIEM
2 5 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCNP
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 2 (10.00%) CCSA
4 2 (10.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
5 1 (5.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Snort
2 6 (30.00%) Nmap
3 5 (25.00%) Squid
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Nessus
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Juniper
3 6 (30.00%) Sophos
3 6 (30.00%) Imperva
3 6 (30.00%) Splunk
4 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (25.00%) Sourcefire
4 5 (25.00%) Websense
5 3 (15.00%) Nokia
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam
6 1 (5.00%) F5
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