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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 57 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.89% 1.60% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 2.61% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Average salary £55,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,250 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
293 307 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 46.07% 61.28% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 239 271 229
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 28 August 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Slough

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (95.24%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) CCNP
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) Juniper
6 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) Crossbeam
7 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) Solaris
8 6 (28.57%) UNIX
9 5 (23.81%) CCSE
9 5 (23.81%) CCSA
9 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
9 5 (23.81%) Sourcefire
9 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
9 5 (23.81%) LAN
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
5 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
5 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (14.29%) VPLS
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
6 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) MPLS
7 2 (9.52%) WAN
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.52%) Junos
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco ISE
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Architect
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Solaris
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Identity Management
2 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNP
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCSA
2 5 (23.81%) CCSE
3 3 (14.29%) CCIE
4 2 (9.52%) CCVP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) F5
3 10 (47.62%) Juniper
4 7 (33.33%) Crossbeam
4 7 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 5 (23.81%) Sourcefire
6 4 (19.05%) Avaya
7 3 (14.29%) Nokia
8 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
9 1 (4.76%) Redknee
9 1 (4.76%) Sandvine
9 1 (4.76%) Radware
9 1 (4.76%) VMware
9 1 (4.76%) CA
9 1 (4.76%) NetApp
9 1 (4.76%) Sun
9 1 (4.76%) Dell
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago