Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 113 57 42
Rank change year-on-year -56 -15 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 32 109 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.62% 4.30% 5.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.26% 9.07% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 91
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £46,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.66% -19.13% +21.05%
10th Percentile £47,000 £24,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500

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 983 1,202 1,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.80% 47.47% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 835 959 1,122
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,253 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 26 (81.25%) Cisco
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 13 (40.63%) Palo Alto
3 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
4 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (31.25%) F5
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
5 9 (28.13%) Security Operations Centre
5 9 (28.13%) SLA
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (25.00%) IBM
6 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 8 (25.00%) Network Security
7 7 (21.88%) Fortinet
7 7 (21.88%) NetScaler
7 7 (21.88%) CCSA
8 6 (18.75%) CCNA
8 6 (18.75%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) IronPort
8 6 (18.75%) Sourcefire
9 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (15.63%) SIEM
9 5 (15.63%) Windows
9 5 (15.63%) Symantec
9 5 (15.63%) McAfee
9 5 (15.63%) Forcepoint
10 4 (12.50%) RHCE
10 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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 1 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security
4 7 (21.88%) NetScaler
5 6 (18.75%) Sourcefire
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (12.50%) IntruShield
6 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (12.50%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) VPN
7 3 (9.38%) WLAN
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
8 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 2 (6.25%) MPLS
8 2 (6.25%) Wireless
9 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.13%) SNMP
9 1 (3.13%) VoIP
9 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Security Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Security Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Network Consultant
5 5 (15.63%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) SOC Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Check Point Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Security Operations
2 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (15.63%) SIEM
3 4 (12.50%) Coaching
3 4 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Presales
5 2 (6.25%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCSA
3 6 (18.75%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) RHCE
5 2 (6.25%) CCSE
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Snort
2 2 (6.25%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Proventia
1 4 (12.50%) QRadar
2 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Palo Alto
3 11 (34.38%) Blue Coat
4 10 (31.25%) F5
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (25.00%) IBM
5 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (21.88%) Fortinet
7 6 (18.75%) IronPort
8 5 (15.63%) Forcepoint
8 5 (15.63%) McAfee
8 5 (15.63%) Symantec
9 4 (12.50%) CyberArk
9 4 (12.50%) FireEye
9 4 (12.50%) SAP
9 4 (12.50%) Trend Micro
10 3 (9.38%) Aruba
10 3 (9.38%) Juniper
10 3 (9.38%) VMware
11 2 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks