Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 October 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 52 55
Rank change year-on-year -68 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 111 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.25% 4.80% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 2.63% 9.60% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 50 110
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% -8.33% +24.35%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £61,000 £72,750 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year - +2.13% +16.34%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,063 1,156 1,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.35% 49.96% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 898 911 1,263
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Reading

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Reading.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Reading

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Reading over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (96.43%) Firewall
3 14 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) Palo Alto
5 8 (28.57%) WLAN
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (28.57%) F5
6 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 7 (25.00%) LAN
6 7 (25.00%) CCNP
6 7 (25.00%) Internet
6 7 (25.00%) Tech Ops
6 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 6 (21.43%) WAN
7 6 (21.43%) CCSA
7 6 (21.43%) Juniper
7 6 (21.43%) Network Security
7 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
9 4 (14.29%) Presales
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.29%) IOS XR
9 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
9 4 (14.29%) CCSE
9 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 4 (14.29%) CCNA
10 3 (10.71%) HP

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) VPN
3 8 (28.57%) WLAN
4 7 (25.00%) Internet
4 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (21.43%) Network Security
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.29%) IOS XR
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
8 3 (10.71%) DNS
9 2 (7.14%) MPLS
9 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.57%) BGP
10 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.57%) OSPF
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) WLAN Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Tech Ops
2 4 (14.29%) Presales
3 3 (10.71%) Security Operations
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCSA
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Palo Alto
3 8 (28.57%) F5
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) Meraki
7 3 (10.71%) Symantec
8 2 (7.14%) Aruba
8 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (3.57%) IronPort
9 1 (3.57%) McAfee
9 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) VMware
9 1 (3.57%) Zscaler