The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 121 103 112
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 1.27% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 3.14% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,940 £34,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £63,900 £53,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
835 733 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.30% 40.47% 41.88%
Number of salaries quoted 677 589 676
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South West

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 18 April 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (22.22%) Network Management
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) OSPF
6 2 (22.22%) McAfee
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (22.22%) Nokia
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (11.11%) ISDN
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) DWDM
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Network Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Network Management
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) HP ASE
3 1 (11.11%) HP MASE
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Nokia
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) CA
4 1 (11.11%) BT
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) IronPort