The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 109 107 103
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.44% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.96% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 8
Average salary £48,750 £48,500 £40,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.51% +19.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,100 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
743 727 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.05% 45.69% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 576 638 520
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bristol

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Juniper
3 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 8 (50.00%) CCNP
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (43.75%) CCNA
5 7 (43.75%) Network Design
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 5 (31.25%) Network Security
7 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) SSL
8 4 (25.00%) TACACS
8 4 (25.00%) PKI
8 4 (25.00%) Brocade
8 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (25.00%) Foundry
8 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (25.00%) Junos
9 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
9 3 (18.75%) CCDP
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) WAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 4 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (25.00%) TACACS
7 4 (25.00%) Junos
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (12.50%) MPLS
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (12.50%) Wireless
9 2 (12.50%) BGP
10 1 (6.25%) FWSM
10 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
10 1 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Network Design
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Security Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Management
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
5 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (43.75%) CCNA
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) CCDP
7 2 (12.50%) CISSP
7 2 (12.50%) GIAC
7 2 (12.50%) CEH
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
8 1 (6.25%) HP MASE
8 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 4 (25.00%) Brocade
4 4 (25.00%) Foundry
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) Nokia
5 2 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.25%) IronPort
6 1 (6.25%) BT
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago