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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 116 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 14 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 1.24% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £39,150 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £58,750 £51,100
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
738 805 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.15% 40.62% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 628 637 539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (74.29%) Firewall
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (51.43%) CCNP
5 17 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
8 12 (34.29%) Finance
8 12 (34.29%) Banking
8 12 (34.29%) CCSE
9 11 (31.43%) Online Banking
9 11 (31.43%) CCSA
9 11 (31.43%) Juniper
10 10 (28.57%) Retail
10 10 (28.57%) Network Security
11 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
12 8 (22.86%) VPN
12 8 (22.86%) DNS
12 8 (22.86%) CCNA
12 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
12 8 (22.86%) OSPF
12 8 (22.86%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
13 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.00%) SSL
14 6 (17.14%) TACACS
14 6 (17.14%) PKI
14 6 (17.14%) Network Design
14 6 (17.14%) IPsec

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (28.57%) Network Security
5 8 (22.86%) VPN
5 8 (22.86%) DNS
5 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
5 8 (22.86%) OSPF
6 7 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (20.00%) SSL
7 6 (17.14%) TACACS
7 6 (17.14%) IPsec
7 6 (17.14%) Junos
8 3 (8.57%) Wireless
8 3 (8.57%) LAN
9 1 (2.86%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (2.86%) FWSM
9 1 (2.86%) NAS
9 1 (2.86%) BGP
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
1 12 (34.29%) Banking
2 10 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 10 (28.57%) Firewall Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support
5 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (31.43%) Online Banking
3 6 (17.14%) PKI
4 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (17.14%) Network Design
2 6 (17.14%) Security Hardening
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (51.43%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) CCSE
4 11 (31.43%) CCSA
5 8 (22.86%) CCNA
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.57%) CCDP
9 2 (5.71%) CCSP
10 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.86%) JNCIS
10 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
10 1 (2.86%) CCDA
10 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (31.43%) Juniper
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
5 4 (11.43%) F5
6 3 (8.57%) McAfee
7 2 (5.71%) Nortel
7 2 (5.71%) Avaya
7 2 (5.71%) Meraki
8 1 (2.86%) VMware
8 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) EMC