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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 113 132 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 19 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.96% 0.32% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 0.74% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 15
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £40,750 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £44,250 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
849 811 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.92% 43.49% 42.64%
Number of salaries quoted 692 690 529
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 21 November 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (72.00%) VPN
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (52.00%) CCNP
5 10 (40.00%) CCNA
5 10 (40.00%) VoIP
5 10 (40.00%) IPsec
5 10 (40.00%) Network Design
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) CCDP
7 8 (32.00%) SAN
7 8 (32.00%) NAS
7 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (28.00%) DMVPN
8 7 (28.00%) OSPF
8 7 (28.00%) BGP
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 6 (24.00%) Network Security
9 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (24.00%) CESG
10 5 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
10 5 (20.00%) WSUS
10 5 (20.00%) SCCM
10 5 (20.00%) SCOM
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) Lync
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) VPN
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) IPsec
2 10 (40.00%) VoIP
3 8 (32.00%) SAN
3 8 (32.00%) NAS
4 7 (28.00%) DMVPN
4 7 (28.00%) OSPF
4 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (16.00%) Junos
7 4 (16.00%) MPLS
7 4 (16.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) SSL
8 3 (12.00%) TACACS
9 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Support
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) CESG
2 3 (12.00%) PKI
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Network Design
2 8 (32.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
7 2 (8.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) SIEM
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Service Management
8 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 10 (40.00%) CCNA
4 9 (36.00%) CCDP
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) MCITP
6 4 (16.00%) ISEB
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (12.00%) CEH
8 2 (8.00%) GIAC
8 2 (8.00%) CISSP
8 2 (8.00%) CCDA
9 1 (4.00%) CCSA
9 1 (4.00%) CCSE
9 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
9 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (4.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) WSUS
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
1 5 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco
2 17 (68.00%) Juniper
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Avaya
4 5 (20.00%) EMC
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Infoblox
5 4 (16.00%) F5
6 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.00%) McAfee
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
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