The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 86 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 0.79% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.95% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £39,057 £47,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +61.01%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
447 514 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.56% 40.57% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 337 320
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 36 (81.82%) Firewall
3 33 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (72.73%) Data Centre
5 31 (70.45%) CCNP
6 28 (63.64%) Finance
7 24 (54.55%) Fortinet
8 20 (45.45%) OSPF
8 20 (45.45%) BGP
9 19 (43.18%) LAN
9 19 (43.18%) F5
10 18 (40.91%) Wireless
11 17 (38.64%) MPLS
11 17 (38.64%) CCSE
11 17 (38.64%) WAN
11 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
11 17 (38.64%) Network Security
12 16 (36.36%) CCNA
12 16 (36.36%) Retail
13 15 (34.09%) CCSA
14 12 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (27.27%) CCSP
14 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
14 12 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (27.27%) Splunk
14 12 (27.27%) FortiGate
15 11 (25.00%) DNS
15 11 (25.00%) CCIE
16 10 (22.73%) SNA
16 10 (22.73%) DHCP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 36 (81.82%) Firewall
2 20 (45.45%) BGP
2 20 (45.45%) OSPF
3 19 (43.18%) LAN
4 18 (40.91%) Wireless
5 17 (38.64%) EIGRP
5 17 (38.64%) MPLS
5 17 (38.64%) Network Security
5 17 (38.64%) WAN
6 12 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 11 (25.00%) DNS
8 10 (22.73%) DHCP
8 10 (22.73%) DMVPN
8 10 (22.73%) SNA
9 8 (18.18%) VPN
10 7 (15.91%) 802.11
10 7 (15.91%) Internet
10 7 (15.91%) IPsec
10 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
General
1 28 (63.64%) Finance
2 16 (36.36%) Retail
3 12 (27.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Consultant
1 24 (54.55%) Network Consultant
2 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Network Security Consultant
2 12 (27.27%) Security Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) Data Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Junior
6 2 (4.55%) Network Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) High Availability
1 10 (22.73%) Network Design
2 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
2 7 (15.91%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Kanban
5 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Coaching
6 1 (2.27%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.27%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.27%) Presales
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (70.45%) CCNP
3 17 (38.64%) CCSE
4 16 (36.36%) CCNA
5 15 (34.09%) CCSA
6 12 (27.27%) CCSP
7 11 (25.00%) CCIE
8 6 (13.64%) Degree
9 4 (9.09%) CCMSE
9 4 (9.09%) CCSM
10 3 (6.82%) CCDP
11 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (2.27%) LPIC
12 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
12 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) FortiGate
2 7 (15.91%) Cacti
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) Fortinet
3 19 (43.18%) F5
4 12 (27.27%) Splunk
5 8 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 7 (15.91%) Citrix
6 7 (15.91%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.36%) Juniper
8 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) VMware
9 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro