Period
to 16 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 174 190 107
Rank change year-on-year +16 -83 -8
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 44 61 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.91% 1.08% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 2.31% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 63 89
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £45,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £69,000
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +12.24% -6.67%

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 2,061 2,639 3,109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 42.49% 46.65% 46.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,518 2,013 2,407
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +9.47% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £76,250 £72,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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
Slough - 12 £67,500 - 4
Maidenhead +49 10 £62,500 -7.41% 2
Reading -22 10 £67,500 +17.39% 1
Bracknell +11 8 £25,000 -68.75% 2
Ascot -10 2 £57,500 +1.51%
Newbury +21 1 £55,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 34 (77.27%) Cisco
2 23 (52.27%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) Azure
3 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (40.91%) LAN
4 17 (38.64%) Juniper
4 17 (38.64%) WAN
4 17 (38.64%) CCNP
5 15 (34.09%) VPN
5 15 (34.09%) Network Security
6 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
7 13 (29.55%) DNS
7 13 (29.55%) DHCP
7 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) WLAN
8 12 (27.27%) Python
8 12 (27.27%) Internet
9 11 (25.00%) CCNA
9 11 (25.00%) SaaS
10 10 (22.73%) Windows
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
11 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
11 8 (18.18%) JNCIS
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 7 (15.91%) SIEM
12 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
12 7 (15.91%) Security Monitoring
13 6 (13.64%) Wireshark
14 5 (11.36%) Wireless

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (52.27%) Azure
2 11 (25.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.55%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (52.27%) Firewall
2 18 (40.91%) LAN
3 17 (38.64%) WAN
4 15 (34.09%) Network Security
4 15 (34.09%) VPN
5 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (29.55%) DHCP
6 13 (29.55%) DNS
7 12 (27.27%) Internet
7 12 (27.27%) WLAN
8 6 (13.64%) Wireshark
9 5 (11.36%) Wireless
10 4 (9.09%) NetScaler
10 4 (9.09%) TACACS
11 3 (6.82%) BGP
11 3 (6.82%) MPLS
11 3 (6.82%) OSPF
11 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
12 2 (4.55%) IPsec
13 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Security Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Check Point Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Security Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Cisco Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) LAN Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Network Security Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Network Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Network Support
3 6 (13.64%) Security Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) WAN Specialist
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) LAN Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) LDAP
1 4 (9.09%) SAML
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Security Monitoring
1 7 (15.91%) SIEM
2 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (9.09%) Change Management
2 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (9.09%) Presales
2 4 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 3 (6.82%) Logistics
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
3 3 (6.82%) Network Design
3 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
3 3 (6.82%) Sprint Planning
3 3 (6.82%) Sprint Retrospective
3 3 (6.82%) Sprint Review
3 3 (6.82%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
2 12 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (38.64%) CCNP
3 11 (25.00%) CCNA
4 8 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CCIE
6 2 (4.55%) MCSE
6 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) CCDA
7 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (9.09%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Nessus
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) Cisco
2 17 (38.64%) Juniper
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) Palo Alto
5 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (6.82%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.55%) VMware
7 2 (4.55%) Zscaler
8 1 (2.27%) Aruba
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) Ciena
8 1 (2.27%) Meraki
8 1 (2.27%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (2.27%) Nokia
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Synology
8 1 (2.27%) Veeam