Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 109 112
Rank change year-on-year -87 +3 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 58 156 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.96% 2.45% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 5.32% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 140
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10th Percentile £45,000 £32,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £71,550
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,929 2,934 4,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.65% 45.99% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,171 2,240 3,227
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Reading -69 25 £55,000 +2.33% 10
Bracknell -26 11 £80,000 +14.29% 4
Maidenhead -27 6 £45,000 - 1
Newbury +8 1 - -
Slough -10 1 £60,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £52,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 45 (77.59%) Firewall
3 30 (51.72%) Network Security
4 28 (48.28%) Palo Alto
5 24 (41.38%) F5
6 20 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (32.76%) Fortinet
8 18 (31.03%) SIEM
9 16 (27.59%) Juniper
10 15 (25.86%) Security Operations
11 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 13 (22.41%) Windows
13 12 (20.69%) WAN
13 12 (20.69%) CCNP
13 12 (20.69%) VPN
13 12 (20.69%) Cisco Firepower
14 11 (18.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 11 (18.97%) NetScaler
14 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (18.97%) DNS
14 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
15 10 (17.24%) ITIL
15 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
16 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
16 9 (15.52%) Security Operations Centre
16 9 (15.52%) LAN
16 9 (15.52%) IBM
16 9 (15.52%) WLAN
16 9 (15.52%) SLA

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 5 (8.62%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (77.59%) Firewall
2 30 (51.72%) Network Security
3 20 (34.48%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco Firepower
4 12 (20.69%) VPN
4 12 (20.69%) WAN
5 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (18.97%) DNS
5 11 (18.97%) NetScaler
6 9 (15.52%) LAN
6 9 (15.52%) WLAN
7 8 (13.79%) SNMP
7 8 (13.79%) Wireless
8 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
9 6 (10.34%) BGP
9 6 (10.34%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (10.34%) IPsec
9 6 (10.34%) MPLS
9 6 (10.34%) OSPF
9 6 (10.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) Big Data
1 3 (5.17%) Data Lake
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Security Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Network Engineer
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 9 (15.52%) Security Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Network Security Consultant
5 8 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Network Architect
6 7 (12.07%) Network Consultant
6 7 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Security Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Security Solutions Architect
8 5 (8.62%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Network Security Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Security Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Cisco Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 7 (12.07%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (6.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Solaris
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) CentOS
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) SIEM
2 15 (25.86%) Security Operations
3 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
4 10 (17.24%) ITIL
4 10 (17.24%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 8 (13.79%) Presales
6 6 (10.34%) ITIL V3
6 6 (10.34%) Network Design
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Coaching
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.90%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.90%) Software Optimisation
7 4 (6.90%) Threat Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.69%) CCNP
3 7 (12.07%) CISSP
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.34%) CCDP
4 6 (10.34%) CCSA
5 5 (8.62%) CCSE
6 4 (6.90%) CCNA
6 4 (6.90%) IISP
6 4 (6.90%) ISSAP
6 4 (6.90%) JNCIP
7 3 (5.17%) CISA
7 3 (5.17%) CISM
7 3 (5.17%) CRISC
7 3 (5.17%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (3.45%) CCIE
9 1 (1.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (3.45%) FISMA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Snort
2 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
3 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) QRadar
2 3 (5.17%) Grafana
2 3 (5.17%) Kibana
3 2 (3.45%) CASB
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.72%) Proventia
4 1 (1.72%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 49 (84.48%) Cisco
2 28 (48.28%) Palo Alto
3 24 (41.38%) F5
4 19 (32.76%) Fortinet
5 16 (27.59%) Juniper
6 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.52%) Blue Coat
7 9 (15.52%) IBM
8 8 (13.79%) Meraki
9 7 (12.07%) LogRhythm
9 7 (12.07%) Symantec
10 6 (10.34%) VMware
11 5 (8.62%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.90%) Citrix
12 4 (6.90%) CyberArk
12 4 (6.90%) IronPort
12 4 (6.90%) McAfee
12 4 (6.90%) SAP
12 4 (6.90%) Sophos
12 4 (6.90%) Splunk