Period
to 16 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 99 96
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +41
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 171 216 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.63% 2.75% 2.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.53% 5.43% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 74 135 281
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.86% -3.81%
10th Percentile £27,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +5.26%

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 3,093 3,981 5,533
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.63% 50.70% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,393 3,042 4,440
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 January 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 January 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 -18 108 £47,000 -18.26% 5
Bracknell - 22 £57,500 - 1
Maidenhead -15 6 £67,500 +35.00%
Newbury -16 5 £52,250 +10.00%
Slough 0 1 - -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 160 (93.57%) Cisco
2 105 (61.40%) Firewall
3 94 (54.97%) Juniper
4 93 (54.39%) F5
5 91 (53.22%) Palo Alto
6 73 (42.69%) Cisco ASA
7 60 (35.09%) TCP/IP
8 57 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 50 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
10 47 (27.49%) Windows
11 46 (26.90%) Linux
12 43 (25.15%) Unix
12 43 (25.15%) MPLS
13 42 (24.56%) ITIL
14 41 (23.98%) VPN
14 41 (23.98%) Sourcefire
15 40 (23.39%) Network Security
15 40 (23.39%) OSPF
16 39 (22.81%) WAN
17 37 (21.64%) CCNP
17 37 (21.64%) Crossbeam
18 35 (20.47%) BGP
19 34 (19.88%) Data Centre
20 32 (18.71%) Load Balancing
20 32 (18.71%) Cisco Nexus
21 31 (18.13%) Mentoring
22 30 (17.54%) Fortinet
22 30 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
23 28 (16.37%) Solaris
23 28 (16.37%) German Language

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 8 (4.68%) Apache
1 8 (4.68%) IIS
2 4 (2.34%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.75%) Akamai
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.58%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.58%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 105 (61.40%) Firewall
2 73 (42.69%) Cisco ASA
3 60 (35.09%) TCP/IP
4 43 (25.15%) MPLS
5 41 (23.98%) VPN
6 40 (23.39%) Network Security
6 40 (23.39%) OSPF
7 39 (22.81%) WAN
8 35 (20.47%) BGP
9 32 (18.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 27 (15.79%) LAN
11 26 (15.20%) DNS
12 24 (14.04%) Wireshark
13 22 (12.87%) SSL
14 21 (12.28%) DHCP
14 21 (12.28%) VLAN
14 21 (12.28%) Wireless
15 20 (11.70%) IPsec
16 19 (11.11%) Ethernet
16 19 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.68%) MySQL
2 2 (1.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (16.37%) German Language
2 26 (15.20%) Digital Economy
3 24 (14.04%) French Language
4 10 (5.85%) Retail
5 9 (5.26%) Billing
6 3 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (28.07%) Network Engineer
2 35 (20.47%) Analyst
2 35 (20.47%) Security Analyst
3 33 (19.30%) Security Engineer
4 25 (14.62%) Firewall Analyst
4 25 (14.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 25 (14.62%) Support Engineer
5 23 (13.45%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 21 (12.28%) Cisco Engineer
7 18 (10.53%) Network Support
7 18 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
8 15 (8.77%) Architect
8 15 (8.77%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (8.19%) Security Support Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) Lead Network Engineer
11 8 (4.68%) Security Architect
11 8 (4.68%) Security Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.68%) SIEM Analyst
11 8 (4.68%) SOC Manager
11 8 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.75%) CSS
2 2 (1.17%) Java EE
2 2 (1.17%) JSON
2 2 (1.17%) Middleware
2 2 (1.17%) REST
2 2 (1.17%) SOAP
2 2 (1.17%) Web Services
2 2 (1.17%) WSDL
2 2 (1.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.02%) Security Operations Centre
3 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.26%) FlexPod
4 8 (4.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 8 (4.68%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (4.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.92%) Cyberattack
6 4 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.34%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.49%) Windows
2 46 (26.90%) Linux
3 43 (25.15%) Unix
4 30 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (16.37%) Solaris
6 27 (15.79%) Windows 2000
6 27 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (4.68%) FreeBSD
8 5 (2.92%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.17%) AIX
9 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (24.56%) ITIL
2 32 (18.71%) Load Balancing
3 31 (18.13%) Mentoring
4 27 (15.79%) SIEM
5 26 (15.20%) Cyber Resilience
5 26 (15.20%) Risk Management
6 25 (14.62%) Time Management
7 24 (14.04%) Network Design
8 22 (12.87%) Service Delivery
9 21 (12.28%) Incident Management
10 20 (11.70%) Analytics
10 20 (11.70%) Presales
11 17 (9.94%) ITIL V3
12 16 (9.36%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (8.19%) Project Management
13 14 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (7.60%) Security Operations
15 12 (7.02%) Coaching
15 12 (7.02%) Service Delivery Management
15 12 (7.02%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.34%) C
2 2 (1.17%) Java
2 2 (1.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (29.24%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (21.64%) CCNP
3 21 (12.28%) CISSP
4 17 (9.94%) CCSE
5 14 (8.19%) CCSA
6 13 (7.60%) CCDP
6 13 (7.60%) CCIE
7 12 (7.02%) CCNA
7 12 (7.02%) JNCIP
8 9 (5.26%) JNCIE
9 8 (4.68%) CISA
9 8 (4.68%) CISM
9 8 (4.68%) GIAC
9 8 (4.68%) IISP
9 8 (4.68%) ISSAP
9 8 (4.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (4.68%) SANS
10 5 (2.92%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.34%) CCDA
12 2 (1.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.94%) SLA
2 11 (6.43%) QA
3 7 (4.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.75%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 7 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.75%) VMware NSX
3 3 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.36%) QRadar
2 12 (7.02%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (4.68%) Juniper STRM
3 8 (4.68%) RSA enVision
3 8 (4.68%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (1.75%) Cisco CME
5 2 (1.17%) Puppet
6 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.58%) vMotion
Vendors
1 160 (93.57%) Cisco
2 94 (54.97%) Juniper
3 93 (54.39%) F5
4 91 (53.22%) Palo Alto
5 57 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 41 (23.98%) Sourcefire
7 37 (21.64%) Crossbeam
8 30 (17.54%) Fortinet
9 19 (11.11%) HP
10 18 (10.53%) IBM
11 17 (9.94%) LogRhythm
11 17 (9.94%) SolarWinds
11 17 (9.94%) VMware
12 16 (9.36%) Aruba
13 13 (7.60%) Brocade
13 13 (7.60%) NetScout
14 11 (6.43%) Microsoft
15 10 (5.85%) Meraki
16 9 (5.26%) Sun
17 8 (4.68%) Forcepoint