Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 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.

CheckPoint
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 107 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 130 173 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 2.69% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 3.96% 5.45% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 96 91 203
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £85,000 £71,900
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,285 3,174 4,563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.11% 49.32% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2,529 2,470 3,572
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,950 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Berkshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 29 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Maidenhead -29 28 £65,000 -21.21%
Reading -61 27 £35,000 -26.32% 7
Slough +9 3 £60,000 +2.13% 2
Newbury -2 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Wokingham - 2 £53,750 -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 119 (91.54%) Cisco
2 98 (75.38%) Firewall
3 68 (52.31%) Network Security
4 60 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
5 56 (43.08%) WAN
6 54 (41.54%) Data Centre
7 52 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (37.69%) VPN
9 48 (36.92%) LAN
9 48 (36.92%) Palo Alto
10 47 (36.15%) WLAN
11 44 (33.85%) DNS
12 43 (33.08%) CCNP
13 42 (32.31%) Juniper
14 38 (29.23%) VMware
15 37 (28.46%) DHCP
15 37 (28.46%) Microsoft Azure
15 37 (28.46%) F5
16 35 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
16 35 (26.92%) Fortinet
17 34 (26.15%) HP
17 34 (26.15%) SIEM
18 32 (24.62%) Load Balancing
18 32 (24.62%) ITIL
19 31 (23.85%) Presales
20 30 (23.08%) Aruba
21 28 (21.54%) CCDP
21 28 (21.54%) SolarWinds
21 28 (21.54%) Zscaler
22 26 (20.00%) NetScaler

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (8.46%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 37 (28.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.69%) Akamai
3 4 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.31%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (2.31%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (75.38%) Firewall
2 68 (52.31%) Network Security
3 60 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
4 56 (43.08%) WAN
5 49 (37.69%) VPN
6 48 (36.92%) LAN
7 47 (36.15%) WLAN
8 44 (33.85%) DNS
9 37 (28.46%) DHCP
10 35 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (20.00%) NetScaler
12 21 (16.15%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (16.15%) OSPF
13 20 (15.38%) Wireless
14 19 (14.62%) BGP
14 19 (14.62%) Cisco ISE
15 17 (13.08%) Cisco Firepower
15 17 (13.08%) Internet
16 15 (11.54%) MPLS
16 15 (11.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
1 4 (3.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (15.38%) Retail
2 9 (6.92%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 29 (22.31%) Architect
2 29 (22.31%) Security Architect
3 25 (19.23%) Security Solutions Architect
3 25 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (14.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (13.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (13.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 17 (13.08%) Security Engineer
6 14 (10.77%) LAN Engineer
7 13 (10.00%) Network Architect
7 13 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
7 13 (10.00%) Presales Solution Architect
8 10 (7.69%) Design Engineer
8 10 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Build Engineer
9 9 (6.92%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
10 8 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (0.77%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 54 (41.54%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 11 (8.46%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.08%) SCADA
5 1 (0.77%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.15%) Windows
2 16 (12.31%) Linux
3 10 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.08%) CentOS
4 4 (3.08%) DC/OS
4 4 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.77%) Solaris
5 1 (0.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.15%) SIEM
2 32 (24.62%) ITIL
2 32 (24.62%) Load Balancing
3 31 (23.85%) Presales
4 24 (18.46%) ITIL V3
5 22 (16.92%) Network Design
6 18 (13.85%) Value Proposition
7 17 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (12.31%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (11.54%) Migration
9 15 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
11 13 (10.00%) Application Performance Management
11 13 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
11 13 (10.00%) DNA
11 13 (10.00%) Performance Management
11 13 (10.00%) Security Management
12 12 (9.23%) Logistics
12 12 (9.23%) Network Management
13 11 (8.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (33.08%) CCNP
3 28 (21.54%) CCDP
4 23 (17.69%) CCIE
5 18 (13.85%) CCSE
6 14 (10.77%) CISSP
7 11 (8.46%) IISP
7 11 (8.46%) ISSAP
7 11 (8.46%) JNCIP
7 11 (8.46%) SC Cleared
7 11 (8.46%) Security Cleared
8 8 (6.15%) CCIE Security
8 8 (6.15%) CCNA
8 8 (6.15%) Degree
9 4 (3.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (3.08%) CCSA
9 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (3.08%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.54%) CISM
11 1 (0.77%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 6 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.08%) PMO
4 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (16.92%) VMware NSX
2 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) Docker
2 4 (3.08%) vSphere
3 1 (0.77%) Firmware
3 1 (0.77%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (17.69%) Cisco Prime
2 17 (13.08%) CASB
3 12 (9.23%) QRadar
4 10 (7.69%) Cisco CME
5 4 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (3.08%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 119 (91.54%) Cisco
2 48 (36.92%) Palo Alto
3 42 (32.31%) Juniper
4 38 (29.23%) VMware
5 37 (28.46%) F5
6 35 (26.92%) Fortinet
7 34 (26.15%) HP
8 30 (23.08%) Aruba
9 28 (21.54%) SolarWinds
9 28 (21.54%) Zscaler
10 20 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 17 (13.08%) Infoblox
11 17 (13.08%) Meraki
12 16 (12.31%) Blue Coat
13 14 (10.77%) McAfee
14 13 (10.00%) Riverbed
14 13 (10.00%) Sophos
15 12 (9.23%) Citrix
15 12 (9.23%) IBM
15 12 (9.23%) LogRhythm