Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 105 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23 +29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 182 184 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.71% 2.77% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.51% 5.51% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 126 103 255
Berkshire median annual salary £67,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.62% -8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,300 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £58,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +17.00% -1.96% +7.37%

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 3,306 3,339 4,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.14% 50.29% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,566 2,627 3,878
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +23 44 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Reading -53 38 £33,000 -26.67% 2
Maidenhead -11 36 £67,500 -11.48%
Newbury -16 4 £52,000 +9.47%
Slough +7 2 £46,250 -21.28%
Wokingham - 1 £55,000 - 1
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 164 (90.11%) Cisco
2 122 (67.03%) Firewall
3 84 (46.15%) Network Security
4 82 (45.05%) VPN
5 80 (43.96%) Data Centre
6 77 (42.31%) WAN
7 76 (41.76%) Cisco ASA
8 75 (41.21%) Palo Alto
9 69 (37.91%) LAN
10 66 (36.26%) Cisco Certification
11 65 (35.71%) DNS
12 64 (35.16%) Juniper
13 60 (32.97%) DHCP
14 56 (30.77%) WLAN
15 55 (30.22%) ITIL
16 54 (29.67%) VMware
17 52 (28.57%) CCNP
17 52 (28.57%) SIEM
18 51 (28.02%) Cisco Nexus
19 47 (25.82%) F5
20 46 (25.27%) Fortinet
21 44 (24.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 43 (23.63%) HP
23 40 (21.98%) CCDP
23 40 (21.98%) Presales
24 39 (21.43%) Aruba
25 38 (20.88%) Load Balancing
26 35 (19.23%) ITIL V3
27 34 (18.68%) Network Design
27 34 (18.68%) SolarWinds

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 19 (10.44%) IIS
2 3 (1.65%) Apache
3 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (12.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (24.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.69%) Akamai
3 5 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.20%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (2.20%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (67.03%) Firewall
2 84 (46.15%) Network Security
3 82 (45.05%) VPN
4 77 (42.31%) WAN
5 76 (41.76%) Cisco ASA
6 69 (37.91%) LAN
7 65 (35.71%) DNS
8 60 (32.97%) DHCP
9 56 (30.77%) WLAN
10 51 (28.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 34 (18.68%) Cisco IOS
12 29 (15.93%) OSPF
13 27 (14.84%) BGP
13 27 (14.84%) Internet
14 26 (14.29%) NetScaler
14 26 (14.29%) TCP/IP
15 25 (13.74%) MPLS
16 24 (13.19%) SNMP
17 23 (12.64%) VLAN
17 23 (12.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
1 5 (2.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 32 (17.58%) Retail
2 8 (4.40%) Finance
3 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.55%) Banking
4 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (36.81%) Network Engineer
2 41 (22.53%) Architect
2 41 (22.53%) Security Architect
3 36 (19.78%) Security Solutions Architect
3 36 (19.78%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (18.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 19 (10.44%) Network Security Engineer
7 18 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (9.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (9.34%) LAN Engineer
9 16 (8.79%) Lead Network Engineer
9 16 (8.79%) Network Architect
9 16 (8.79%) Network Security Architect
9 16 (8.79%) Presales Solution Architect
10 12 (6.59%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Design Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Network Design Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 80 (43.96%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 19 (10.44%) Cyberthreat
4 16 (8.79%) FlexPod
5 5 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.75%) SCADA
6 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.20%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 4 (2.20%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.13%) Windows
2 24 (13.19%) Linux
3 18 (9.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.75%) CentOS
4 5 (2.75%) DC/OS
4 5 (2.75%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (1.65%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.22%) ITIL
2 52 (28.57%) SIEM
3 40 (21.98%) Presales
4 38 (20.88%) Load Balancing
5 35 (19.23%) ITIL V3
6 34 (18.68%) Network Design
7 29 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (13.74%) Vulnerability Management
9 21 (11.54%) Value Proposition
10 20 (10.99%) Incident Management
10 20 (10.99%) Migration
11 19 (10.44%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.44%) Malware Detection/Protection
11 19 (10.44%) Software Optimisation
12 18 (9.89%) Network Management
13 17 (9.34%) Logistics
14 16 (8.79%) Application Performance Management
14 16 (8.79%) Converged Infrastructure
14 16 (8.79%) DNA
14 16 (8.79%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.30%) C
3 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (36.26%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (28.57%) CCNP
3 40 (21.98%) CCDP
4 29 (15.93%) CCIE
5 26 (14.29%) CCSE
6 25 (13.74%) CISSP
7 19 (10.44%) IISP
7 19 (10.44%) ISSAP
7 19 (10.44%) JNCIP
8 10 (5.49%) CCNA
8 10 (5.49%) SC Cleared
8 10 (5.49%) Security Cleared
9 9 (4.95%) CCIE Security
9 9 (4.95%) Degree
10 6 (3.30%) CCSA
11 5 (2.75%) CISM
11 5 (2.75%) Master's Degree
12 4 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (2.20%) GIAC
12 4 (2.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) Cyber Essentials
2 11 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.75%) PMO
4 4 (2.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.55%) NIST 800
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (15.93%) VMware NSX
2 26 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.75%) Docker
5 4 (2.20%) vSphere
6 2 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.10%) XenApp
7 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 32 (17.58%) Cisco Prime
2 24 (13.19%) CASB
3 23 (12.64%) QRadar
4 14 (7.69%) Cisco CME
5 5 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (2.75%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.20%) Puppet
7 3 (1.65%) Juniper STRM
7 3 (1.65%) RSA enVision
7 3 (1.65%) RSA Security Analytics
8 1 (0.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 164 (90.11%) Cisco
2 75 (41.21%) Palo Alto
3 64 (35.16%) Juniper
4 54 (29.67%) VMware
5 47 (25.82%) F5
6 46 (25.27%) Fortinet
7 43 (23.63%) HP
8 39 (21.43%) Aruba
9 34 (18.68%) SolarWinds
10 33 (18.13%) Zscaler
11 26 (14.29%) Blue Coat
12 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
13 23 (12.64%) IBM
13 23 (12.64%) LogRhythm
14 21 (11.54%) Citrix
15 20 (10.99%) Infoblox
16 19 (10.44%) Forcepoint
16 19 (10.44%) Splunk
16 19 (10.44%) Tufin
17 18 (9.89%) Meraki