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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
South East / Berkshire
Rank 98 72 110
Rank change year-on-year -26 +38  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 86 172 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.58% 3.48% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 6.43% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 47 138 88
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +10.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1715 2675 2689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 51.44% 54.11% 49.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 2160 1978
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 66 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Newbury +12 2 £47,500 +13.09% 1
Bracknell +4 2 - - 1
Maidenhead -17 1 £75,000 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 178 (87.25%) Cisco
2 151 (74.02%) Firewall
3 125 (61.27%) Palo Alto
4 121 (59.31%) Juniper
5 108 (52.94%) F5
6 106 (51.96%) Windows
7 93 (45.59%) Blue Coat
8 85 (41.67%) Linux
9 83 (40.69%) Unix
10 72 (35.29%) VPN
11 69 (33.82%) Risk Management
12 66 (32.35%) Sourcefire
12 66 (32.35%) Network Security
13 65 (31.86%) TCP/IP
14 64 (31.37%) Kalman Filter
15 55 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
16 54 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (25.00%) Fortinet
18 50 (24.51%) Information Security
19 47 (23.04%) CCIE
20 45 (22.06%) Windows Server 2003
21 44 (21.57%) SLA
21 44 (21.57%) ITIL
21 44 (21.57%) VMware
22 43 (21.08%) CCSP
22 43 (21.08%) Crossbeam
23 42 (20.59%) Imperva
23 42 (20.59%) Windows 2000
23 42 (20.59%) Solaris
24 40 (19.61%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related 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 6 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.47%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (12.25%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.78%) MS Office
3 21 (10.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (10.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.88%) SaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
3 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (74.02%) Firewall
2 72 (35.29%) VPN
3 66 (32.35%) Network Security
4 65 (31.86%) TCP/IP
5 37 (18.14%) Cisco ASA
6 27 (13.24%) Internet
6 27 (13.24%) Wireless
7 23 (11.27%) Intrusion Detection
7 23 (11.27%) SSL
8 19 (9.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (7.84%) SAN
10 14 (6.86%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (6.37%) LAN
11 13 (6.37%) WAN
12 6 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 4 (1.96%) DHCP
13 4 (1.96%) MPLS
13 4 (1.96%) WLAN
14 3 (1.47%) BGP
14 3 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.98%) InfluxDB
3 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
General
1 30 (14.71%) German Language
2 20 (9.80%) French Language
3 16 (7.84%) Finance
4 4 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (48.53%) Security Engineer
2 67 (32.84%) Juniper Engineer
3 60 (29.41%) Senior Security Engineer
4 41 (20.10%) Network Engineer
5 36 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
6 25 (12.25%) Blue Coat Engineer
6 25 (12.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 25 (12.25%) Support Engineer
7 23 (11.27%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 19 (9.31%) Architect
9 18 (8.82%) Lead Network Engineer
9 18 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) Network Support
10 16 (7.84%) Network Support Engineer
10 16 (7.84%) Security Architect
11 15 (7.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 15 (7.35%) Consultant
12 13 (6.37%) Cloud Engineer
13 12 (5.88%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
13 12 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.98%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 31 (15.20%) Security Operations Centre
3 24 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 15 (7.35%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.96%) PKI
6 3 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.49%) CMDB
8 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.49%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.49%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 106 (51.96%) Windows
2 85 (41.67%) Linux
3 83 (40.69%) Unix
4 54 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (22.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (20.59%) Solaris
6 42 (20.59%) Windows 2000
7 14 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (5.88%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.98%) CatOS
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.82%) Risk Management
2 64 (31.37%) Kalman Filter
3 50 (24.51%) Information Security
4 44 (21.57%) ITIL
5 33 (16.18%) Mentoring
5 33 (16.18%) Security Operations
6 23 (11.27%) Change Management
6 23 (11.27%) Network Design
6 23 (11.27%) Security Architecture
6 23 (11.27%) Security Patching
7 22 (10.78%) Content Management
7 22 (10.78%) Identity Management
7 22 (10.78%) Network Monitoring
7 22 (10.78%) Security Management
8 21 (10.29%) Coaching
8 21 (10.29%) Network Architecture
8 21 (10.29%) Network Planning
9 20 (9.80%) Patch Management
10 16 (7.84%) Threat Management
11 14 (6.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.45%) SQL
2 1 (0.49%) Perl
2 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (26.96%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (23.04%) CCIE
3 43 (21.08%) CCSP
4 29 (14.22%) CCNP
5 28 (13.73%) CCSE
6 24 (11.76%) CCNA
7 22 (10.78%) JNCIS
8 21 (10.29%) CCIP
9 10 (4.90%) CCSA
10 8 (3.92%) CISSP
11 6 (2.94%) CISA
12 4 (1.96%) CISM
12 4 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.47%) CEH
13 3 (1.47%) Degree
13 3 (1.47%) MCP
14 2 (0.98%) GCIH
14 2 (0.98%) MCTS
14 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.49%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (21.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (11.76%) ProxySG
1 24 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (11.27%) VMware ESX
3 13 (6.37%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (11.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (3.92%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.96%) WSUS
4 3 (1.47%) SCCM
5 2 (0.98%) Nessus
5 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.49%) Nagios
6 1 (0.49%) QRadar
6 1 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 178 (87.25%) Cisco
2 125 (61.27%) Palo Alto
3 121 (59.31%) Juniper
4 108 (52.94%) F5
5 93 (45.59%) Blue Coat
6 66 (32.35%) Sourcefire
7 51 (25.00%) Fortinet
8 44 (21.57%) VMware
9 43 (21.08%) Crossbeam
10 42 (20.59%) Imperva
11 40 (19.61%) Microsoft
12 33 (16.18%) HP
13 26 (12.75%) Intel Security
14 22 (10.78%) Proofpoint
14 22 (10.78%) TippingPoint
15 20 (9.80%) LogLogic
16 13 (6.37%) Citrix
17 7 (3.43%) Nokia
18 6 (2.94%) EMC
19 5 (2.45%) NetApp
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