Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 111 123
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 158 225 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.51% 2.62% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 5.24% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75 142 229
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2920 4290 5606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 46.36% 49.94% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 3253 4317
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -1 113 £57,500 - 1
Bracknell - 21 £65,000 - 3
Newbury -18 4 £55,000 -56.00%
Slough -5 2 £65,000 +73.33%
Maidenhead -5 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 147 (93.04%) Cisco
2 111 (70.25%) F5
3 96 (60.76%) Juniper
4 95 (60.13%) Firewall
5 80 (50.63%) Palo Alto
6 70 (44.30%) Cisco ASA
7 60 (37.97%) TCP/IP
8 54 (34.18%) Blue Coat
9 50 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (31.65%) Windows
10 48 (30.38%) Sourcefire
11 45 (28.48%) Unix
12 43 (27.22%) ITIL
13 42 (26.58%) Linux
13 42 (26.58%) OSPF
14 39 (24.68%) BGP
14 39 (24.68%) MPLS
14 39 (24.68%) CCNP
14 39 (24.68%) Crossbeam
15 38 (24.05%) Risk Management
15 38 (24.05%) Digital Economy
16 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (20.25%) German Language
18 31 (19.62%) Windows Server 2008
19 30 (18.99%) Solaris
20 29 (18.35%) Windows 2000
20 29 (18.35%) Network Security
20 29 (18.35%) Data Centre
21 27 (17.09%) Mentoring
21 27 (17.09%) Load Balancing

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 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.27%) Office 365
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (60.13%) Firewall
2 70 (44.30%) Cisco ASA
3 60 (37.97%) TCP/IP
4 42 (26.58%) OSPF
5 39 (24.68%) BGP
5 39 (24.68%) MPLS
6 29 (18.35%) Network Security
7 27 (17.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (16.46%) IPsec
8 26 (16.46%) WAN
9 22 (13.92%) VLAN
10 21 (13.29%) Wireless
11 18 (11.39%) VPN
11 18 (11.39%) Wireshark
12 17 (10.76%) tcpdump
13 16 (10.13%) SSL
14 15 (9.49%) DNS
14 15 (9.49%) Ethernet
14 15 (9.49%) SNMP
15 14 (8.86%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.63%) MySQL
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 38 (24.05%) Digital Economy
2 32 (20.25%) German Language
3 24 (15.19%) French Language
4 13 (8.23%) Billing
5 9 (5.70%) Finance
6 6 (3.80%) Legal
6 6 (3.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 40 (25.32%) Network Engineer
2 35 (22.15%) Security Engineer
3 27 (17.09%) Analyst
4 26 (16.46%) Cisco Engineer
5 25 (15.82%) Security Analyst
5 25 (15.82%) Support Engineer
6 23 (14.56%) Firewall Analyst
7 21 (13.29%) Blue Coat Analyst
8 20 (12.66%) Network Support
8 20 (12.66%) Network Support Engineer
9 14 (8.86%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
10 12 (7.59%) Architect
10 12 (7.59%) Security Support Engineer
11 11 (6.96%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (6.96%) Linux Engineer
12 9 (5.70%) Network Architect
13 8 (5.06%) Security Manager
13 8 (5.06%) SOC Manager
14 7 (4.43%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.27%) Java EE
1 2 (1.27%) JSON
1 2 (1.27%) Middleware
1 2 (1.27%) REST
1 2 (1.27%) SOAP
1 2 (1.27%) Web Services
1 2 (1.27%) WSDL
1 2 (1.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.86%) Virtual Team
3 13 (8.23%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.16%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.53%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.65%) Windows
2 45 (28.48%) Unix
3 42 (26.58%) Linux
4 37 (23.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (19.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (18.99%) Solaris
7 29 (18.35%) Windows 2000
8 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.16%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.90%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.27%) AIX
11 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.63%) CentOS
12 1 (0.63%) Fedora
12 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.22%) ITIL
2 38 (24.05%) Risk Management
3 27 (17.09%) Load Balancing
3 27 (17.09%) Mentoring
4 25 (15.82%) Service Delivery
4 25 (15.82%) Time Management
5 23 (14.56%) Presales
6 20 (12.66%) Network Monitoring
7 19 (12.03%) Project Management
8 17 (10.76%) Incident Management
9 15 (9.49%) Migration
9 15 (9.49%) Network Design
9 15 (9.49%) SIEM
10 13 (8.23%) Application Performance Management
10 13 (8.23%) Converged Infrastructure
10 13 (8.23%) ITIL V3
10 13 (8.23%) Line Management
10 13 (8.23%) Performance Management
10 13 (8.23%) Security Management
11 12 (7.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.53%) SQL
2 2 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (31.65%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (24.68%) CCNP
3 14 (8.86%) CCIE
4 7 (4.43%) CCSE
4 7 (4.43%) JNCIE
5 6 (3.80%) CCSA
5 6 (3.80%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (3.80%) CISSP
6 5 (3.16%) CCNA
6 5 (3.16%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.27%) CCDA
7 2 (1.27%) CCDP
7 2 (1.27%) Degree
7 2 (1.27%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.63%) GIAC
8 1 (0.63%) HND
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.63%) MCP
8 1 (0.63%) MCSE
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.56%) SLA
2 15 (9.49%) QA
3 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.90%) COBIT
4 3 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (8.23%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.63%) Juniper STRM
2 1 (0.63%) QRadar
2 1 (0.63%) RSA enVision
2 1 (0.63%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.63%) vMotion
2 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 147 (93.04%) Cisco
2 111 (70.25%) F5
3 96 (60.76%) Juniper
4 80 (50.63%) Palo Alto
5 54 (34.18%) Blue Coat
6 48 (30.38%) Sourcefire
7 39 (24.68%) Crossbeam
8 23 (14.56%) Fortinet
9 22 (13.92%) VMware
10 20 (12.66%) HP
11 17 (10.76%) Aruba
11 17 (10.76%) NetScout
12 16 (10.13%) Brocade
12 16 (10.13%) SolarWinds
13 13 (8.23%) Meraki
14 10 (6.33%) Microsoft
15 7 (4.43%) McAfee
16 5 (3.16%) EMC
16 5 (3.16%) NetApp
17 3 (1.90%) Dell