Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 56 49
Rank change year-on-year -59 -7 +37
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 27 125 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.15% 5.13% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 9.72% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 53 156
Reading median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -20.83% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,900 £37,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £76,000 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +9.09%

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 1,286 1,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.98% 52.73% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 993 982 1,391
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 £25,775 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
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 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 25 (92.59%) Cisco
1 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (29.63%) F5
6 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
7 7 (25.93%) Tech Ops
7 7 (25.93%) Internet
7 7 (25.93%) WLAN
7 7 (25.93%) CCNP
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
8 6 (22.22%) LAN
9 5 (18.52%) WAN
9 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (14.81%) IOS XR
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Firepower
10 4 (14.81%) Presales
10 4 (14.81%) CCNA
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
10 4 (14.81%) CCSA
10 4 (14.81%) Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) CCSE
11 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire

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 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (25.93%) Internet
4 7 (25.93%) WLAN
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 6 (22.22%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
6 5 (18.52%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (14.81%) IOS XR
7 4 (14.81%) Wireless
8 3 (11.11%) DNS
8 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire
9 1 (3.70%) MPLS
9 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) IT Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) IT Support
2 7 (25.93%) IT Support Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Network Security Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Tech Ops
2 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) SIEM
4 2 (7.41%) Threat Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.70%) Decision-Making
5 1 (3.70%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Server Management
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNP
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) CCSA
2 4 (14.81%) CCSE
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
3 1 (3.70%) GCIH
3 1 (3.70%) GIAC
3 1 (3.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Juniper
4 8 (29.63%) F5
4 8 (29.63%) Palo Alto
5 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
6 3 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
6 3 (11.11%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Meraki
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.70%) ForeScout
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.70%) McAfee
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds