The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 48 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.23% - 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 5.29% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £50,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
189 98 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.19% 36.03% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 164 79 93
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Cheltenham

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Linux
3 16 (80.00%) LDAP
3 16 (80.00%) DHCP
3 16 (80.00%) FTP
3 16 (80.00%) DNS
3 16 (80.00%) SSL
3 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 16 (80.00%) Telnet
3 16 (80.00%) Information Security
4 13 (65.00%) Network Architecture
5 12 (60.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) Perl
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (35.00%) HTTP
8 7 (35.00%) SMTP
9 6 (30.00%) CCNA
10 5 (25.00%) Network Security
10 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) Cyber Security
11 4 (20.00%) LAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (80.00%) LDAP
3 16 (80.00%) DHCP
3 16 (80.00%) FTP
3 16 (80.00%) DNS
3 16 (80.00%) SSL
3 16 (80.00%) Telnet
4 7 (35.00%) HTTP
4 7 (35.00%) SMTP
5 5 (25.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (80.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Information Security
2 13 (65.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Perl
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) CCNP
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee