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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 85 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 96 136 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.91% 3.00% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 5.99% 6.07% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 56 100 77
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -2.17%  

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 1604 2241 2606
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.58% 49.42% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1770 1872
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -6 66 £46,500 -19.13%
Bracknell - 8 £60,000 -
Maidenhead +3 3 £77,500 +16.98%
Slough +4 2 £58,750 +57.71% 1
CheckPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 164 (89.13%) Cisco
2 148 (80.43%) Firewall
3 130 (70.65%) Juniper
4 120 (65.22%) F5
5 104 (56.52%) Palo Alto
6 92 (50.00%) Windows
7 80 (43.48%) Blue Coat
8 69 (37.50%) TCP/IP
9 68 (36.96%) Unix
10 63 (34.24%) Linux
11 56 (30.43%) SLA
12 54 (29.35%) Sourcefire
13 53 (28.80%) Risk Management
13 53 (28.80%) Digital Economy
14 52 (28.26%) VPN
14 52 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
14 52 (28.26%) ITIL
15 47 (25.54%) Network Security
15 47 (25.54%) Kalman Filter
16 44 (23.91%) Microsoft
17 41 (22.28%) Mentoring
18 39 (21.20%) VMware
18 39 (21.20%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (20.11%) HP
19 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2003
20 36 (19.57%) Fortinet
21 35 (19.02%) German Language
22 33 (17.93%) Crossbeam
22 33 (17.93%) Cisco ASA
23 31 (16.85%) Windows 2000

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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.17%) IIS
5 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (11.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (11.41%) MS Visio
2 20 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (10.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.72%) Office 365
4 3 (1.63%) SaaS
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 148 (80.43%) Firewall
2 69 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 52 (28.26%) VPN
4 47 (25.54%) Network Security
5 33 (17.93%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (11.41%) Internet
7 20 (10.87%) WAN
8 19 (10.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (9.78%) BGP
9 18 (9.78%) OSPF
10 16 (8.70%) LAN
11 15 (8.15%) DNS
12 14 (7.61%) SSL
13 12 (6.52%) DHCP
13 12 (6.52%) VLAN
13 12 (6.52%) Wireless
14 11 (5.98%) IPsec
15 10 (5.43%) EIGRP
15 10 (5.43%) MPLS
15 10 (5.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 53 (28.80%) Digital Economy
2 35 (19.02%) German Language
3 21 (11.41%) French Language
4 10 (5.43%) Finance
5 7 (3.80%) Legal
5 7 (3.80%) Retail
6 4 (2.17%) Billing
7 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Marketing
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Front Office
9 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 90 (48.91%) Security Engineer
2 59 (32.07%) Senior Security Engineer
3 55 (29.89%) Juniper Engineer
4 34 (18.48%) Network Engineer
5 28 (15.22%) Cisco Engineer
6 22 (11.96%) Blue Coat Engineer
7 21 (11.41%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 19 (10.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 17 (9.24%) Support Engineer
10 15 (8.15%) Architect
10 15 (8.15%) Team Leader
11 12 (6.52%) Analyst
12 11 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (5.43%) Network Security Engineer
14 9 (4.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 9 (4.89%) Network Architect
14 9 (4.89%) Network Support
14 9 (4.89%) Network Support Engineer
15 8 (4.35%) Consultant
15 8 (4.35%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 21 (11.41%) Security Operations Centre
3 11 (5.98%) Virtual Team
4 10 (5.43%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.72%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.63%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.09%) PKI
9 1 (0.54%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 92 (50.00%) Windows
2 68 (36.96%) Unix
3 63 (34.24%) Linux
4 39 (21.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (16.85%) Solaris
6 31 (16.85%) Windows 2000
7 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.98%) Windows Server
9 3 (1.63%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.54%) CentOS
10 1 (0.54%) Fedora
10 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.80%) Risk Management
2 52 (28.26%) ITIL
3 47 (25.54%) Kalman Filter
4 41 (22.28%) Mentoring
5 28 (15.22%) Information Security
6 24 (13.04%) Security Operations
7 22 (11.96%) Security Management
8 19 (10.33%) Coaching
8 19 (10.33%) Content Management
8 19 (10.33%) Identity Management
8 19 (10.33%) Presales
9 12 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.52%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.89%) Change Management
10 9 (4.89%) Patch Management
10 9 (4.89%) Project Management
10 9 (4.89%) SIEM
11 8 (4.35%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.35%) Security Architecture
11 8 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.26%) SQL
2 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 52 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (15.22%) CCIE
3 23 (12.50%) CCSE
4 21 (11.41%) CCNP
5 19 (10.33%) CCIE Service Provider
5 19 (10.33%) CCSP
5 19 (10.33%) JNCIS
6 7 (3.80%) CCNA
6 7 (3.80%) CISSP
7 6 (3.26%) Degree
8 5 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.09%) MCSE
10 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.54%) CCDP
11 1 (0.54%) CISA
11 1 (0.54%) HND
11 1 (0.54%) MCP
11 1 (0.54%) MCSA
11 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (30.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) COBIT
3 3 (1.63%) QA
4 2 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (1.09%) GDPR
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.33%) ProxySG
3 16 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.63%) vSphere
7 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (3.26%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (3.26%) WSUS
3 5 (2.72%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.63%) SCCM
4 3 (1.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.54%) Nagios
5 1 (0.54%) QRadar
Vendors
1 164 (89.13%) Cisco
2 130 (70.65%) Juniper
3 120 (65.22%) F5
4 104 (56.52%) Palo Alto
5 80 (43.48%) Blue Coat
6 54 (29.35%) Sourcefire
7 44 (23.91%) Microsoft
8 39 (21.20%) VMware
9 37 (20.11%) HP
10 36 (19.57%) Fortinet
11 33 (17.93%) Crossbeam
12 27 (14.67%) Imperva
13 25 (13.59%) McAfee
14 19 (10.33%) Proofpoint
14 19 (10.33%) TippingPoint
15 14 (7.61%) Forcepoint
16 11 (5.98%) SolarWinds
17 10 (5.43%) Dell
18 8 (4.35%) Aruba
18 8 (4.35%) EMC
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