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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 72 86 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 18 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.70% 0.86% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 4.01% 2.10% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £50,778 £47,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.90% +61.01%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- -0.55%

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
449 523 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.36% 40.73% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 287 351 311
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 47 (94.00%) Cisco
2 41 (82.00%) Firewall
3 38 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (72.00%) CCNP
4 36 (72.00%) Data Centre
5 33 (66.00%) Finance
6 28 (56.00%) Fortinet
7 23 (46.00%) BGP
8 22 (44.00%) OSPF
9 21 (42.00%) LAN
10 20 (40.00%) EIGRP
10 20 (40.00%) Wireless
10 20 (40.00%) Network Security
10 20 (40.00%) F5
11 19 (38.00%) CCSE
11 19 (38.00%) MPLS
11 19 (38.00%) CCNA
11 19 (38.00%) WAN
12 18 (36.00%) Retail
13 17 (34.00%) CCSA
14 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
15 14 (28.00%) CCSP
15 14 (28.00%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (28.00%) Splunk
15 14 (28.00%) FortiGate
15 14 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (26.00%) CCIE
16 13 (26.00%) DNS
17 12 (24.00%) SNA
17 12 (24.00%) 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 41 (82.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) BGP
3 22 (44.00%) OSPF
4 21 (42.00%) LAN
5 20 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 20 (40.00%) Network Security
5 20 (40.00%) Wireless
6 19 (38.00%) MPLS
6 19 (38.00%) WAN
7 16 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (26.00%) DNS
10 12 (24.00%) DHCP
10 12 (24.00%) DMVPN
10 12 (24.00%) SNA
11 8 (16.00%) VPN
12 7 (14.00%) 802.11
12 7 (14.00%) Internet
12 7 (14.00%) IPsec
12 7 (14.00%) NetScaler
General
1 33 (66.00%) Finance
2 18 (36.00%) Retail
3 14 (28.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) French Language
5 2 (4.00%) German Language
5 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Consultant
1 28 (56.00%) Network Consultant
2 14 (28.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 14 (28.00%) Security Consultant
3 13 (26.00%) Network Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Data Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
8 2 (4.00%) Network Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 36 (72.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
4 2 (4.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) High Availability
1 12 (24.00%) Network Design
2 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (14.00%) Change Management
2 7 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (8.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.00%) DevOps
5 2 (4.00%) Kanban
5 2 (4.00%) Presales
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.00%) Coaching
6 1 (2.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 38 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (72.00%) CCNP
3 19 (38.00%) CCNA
3 19 (38.00%) CCSE
4 17 (34.00%) CCSA
5 14 (28.00%) CCSP
6 13 (26.00%) CCIE
7 6 (12.00%) Degree
8 4 (8.00%) CCMSE
8 4 (8.00%) CCSM
9 3 (6.00%) CCDP
10 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
10 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (2.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) ProxySG
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) FortiGate
2 7 (14.00%) Cacti
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (94.00%) Cisco
2 28 (56.00%) Fortinet
3 20 (40.00%) F5
4 14 (28.00%) Splunk
5 9 (18.00%) Blue Coat
6 7 (14.00%) Citrix
6 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (12.00%) Juniper
8 3 (6.00%) VMware
9 2 (4.00%) EMC
9 2 (4.00%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.00%) NetApp
9 2 (4.00%) Trend Micro