Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 43 35
Rank change year-on-year -59 -8 +73
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 47 147 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.87% 5.75% 6.64%
As % of the Vendors category 4.01% 10.66% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 28 66 217
Reading median annual salary £33,750 £47,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.19% -14.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £67,000 £53,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +24.65% -6.52% +4.55%

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 1,172 1,379 1,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 46.58% 53.95% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,007 1,609
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,900 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,150
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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 32 (68.09%) Firewall
3 26 (55.32%) Juniper
4 23 (48.94%) VPN
4 23 (48.94%) Windows
5 21 (44.68%) F5
6 20 (42.55%) Palo Alto
7 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) Blue Coat
9 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.02%) Sourcefire
10 8 (17.02%) Linux
10 8 (17.02%) Analytics
11 7 (14.89%) Network Security
11 7 (14.89%) Time Management
12 6 (12.77%) CCSA
12 6 (12.77%) Change Management
12 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (12.77%) Solaris
12 6 (12.77%) ITIL
12 6 (12.77%) C
12 6 (12.77%) CCNA
12 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (12.77%) Internet
12 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (10.64%) Security Operations
13 5 (10.64%) Citrix
13 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) Firewall
2 23 (48.94%) VPN
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (17.02%) Sourcefire
5 7 (14.89%) Network Security
6 6 (12.77%) Internet
7 5 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (10.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (10.64%) LAN
8 4 (8.51%) MPLS
8 4 (8.51%) WAN
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco Firepower
9 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.38%) DNS
9 3 (6.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (6.38%) IOS XR
9 3 (6.38%) OSPF
9 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.38%) Wireless
9 3 (6.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) MySQL
General
1 5 (10.64%) French Language
1 5 (10.64%) German Language
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Support
4 7 (14.89%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Network Consultant
5 6 (12.77%) Security Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Blue Coat Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Firewall Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Network Security Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.38%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 3 (6.38%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Solaris
4 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) FreeBSD
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Analytics
2 7 (14.89%) Time Management
3 6 (12.77%) Change Management
3 6 (12.77%) ITIL
3 6 (12.77%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.64%) Security Operations
5 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.51%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (8.51%) SIEM
5 4 (8.51%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security
6 3 (6.38%) Network Management
6 3 (6.38%) Presales
7 2 (4.26%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 2 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (4.26%) Network Packet Capture
7 2 (4.26%) Open Source
7 2 (4.26%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) C
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CCNA
1 6 (12.77%) CCSA
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CCNP
2 4 (8.51%) CCSE
3 3 (6.38%) CISSP
3 3 (6.38%) GIAC
3 3 (6.38%) SANS
4 2 (4.26%) CISA
4 2 (4.26%) CISM
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) CCDA
5 1 (2.13%) CCDP
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE
5 1 (2.13%) GCIH
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) QRadar
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.26%) Juniper STRM
2 2 (4.26%) RSA enVision
2 2 (4.26%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 43 (91.49%) Cisco
2 26 (55.32%) Juniper
3 21 (44.68%) F5
4 20 (42.55%) Palo Alto
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Blue Coat
7 5 (10.64%) Citrix
7 5 (10.64%) Crossbeam
8 4 (8.51%) Fortinet
8 4 (8.51%) VMware
9 3 (6.38%) Aruba
9 3 (6.38%) HP
9 3 (6.38%) IBM
9 3 (6.38%) LogRhythm
9 3 (6.38%) Meraki
10 2 (4.26%) Dell
10 2 (4.26%) NetIQ
10 2 (4.26%) Sun
11 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.13%) Symantec