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 27 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 42 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.94% 0.38% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.81% 0.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
191 113 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.21% 42.64% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 166 94 107
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 November 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 11 (64.71%) Telnet
4 11 (64.71%) DNS
4 11 (64.71%) SSL
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
4 11 (64.71%) FTP
4 11 (64.71%) LDAP
4 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Information Security
5 9 (52.94%) Finance
5 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (47.06%) CCNA
6 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
7 6 (35.29%) SMTP
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) HTTP
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Nokia
8 5 (29.41%) MPLS
8 5 (29.41%) BGP
8 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
8 5 (29.41%) Network Security

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 11 (64.71%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) SSL
3 11 (64.71%) LDAP
3 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 11 (64.71%) FTP
3 11 (64.71%) Telnet
4 6 (35.29%) SMTP
4 6 (35.29%) HTTP
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) MPLS
5 5 (29.41%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
5 5 (29.41%) Network Security
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Information Security
2 9 (52.94%) Network Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Nokia
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee