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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 101 119 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 22 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 0.16% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 0.40% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 7
Average salary £40,000 £39,150 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -37.36%
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
748 757 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.80% 40.90% 39.98%
Number of salaries quoted 627 609 589
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £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 1 April 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bristol

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (63.33%) Firewall
4 18 (60.00%) CCNP
5 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (43.33%) Juniper
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) Network Security
9 9 (30.00%) VPN
10 8 (26.67%) DNS
10 8 (26.67%) OSPF
10 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
10 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
11 7 (23.33%) SSL
11 7 (23.33%) CCNA
11 7 (23.33%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
12 6 (20.00%) TACACS
12 6 (20.00%) IPsec
12 6 (20.00%) Network Design
12 6 (20.00%) PKI
12 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
12 6 (20.00%) Junos
13 5 (16.67%) Wireless
13 5 (16.67%) VMware
13 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 4 (13.33%) LAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Lync
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) Firewall
2 17 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (33.33%) Network Security
5 9 (30.00%) VPN
6 8 (26.67%) DNS
6 8 (26.67%) OSPF
6 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
7 7 (23.33%) SSL
7 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (20.00%) Junos
8 6 (20.00%) TACACS
8 6 (20.00%) IPsec
9 5 (16.67%) Wireless
10 4 (13.33%) SAN
10 4 (13.33%) LAN
10 4 (13.33%) NAS
11 2 (6.67%) VoIP
11 2 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Network Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Support
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) Online Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (60.00%) CCNP
3 7 (23.33%) CCNA
4 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) CCSE
7 2 (6.67%) CCSA
7 2 (6.67%) CCSP
7 2 (6.67%) CCDP
7 2 (6.67%) ISEB
8 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.33%) CCIE
8 1 (3.33%) CCDA
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Juniper
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (13.33%) F5
6 4 (13.33%) Avaya
7 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (10.00%) HP
7 3 (10.00%) EMC
7 3 (10.00%) McAfee
8 2 (6.67%) Meraki
8 2 (6.67%) Nortel
9 1 (3.33%) NetApp
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
9 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SCC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago