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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 103 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.40% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £50,000 £36,895 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Scotland

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
556 549 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 36.99% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 375 397 298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) CCSA
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) CCSE
2 11 (52.38%) Online Banking
3 10 (47.62%) Retail
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 6 (28.57%) vSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) MRTG
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
6 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Network Security
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) CCNA
7 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
2 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
3 4 (19.05%) Network Security
3 4 (19.05%) MRTG
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
4 2 (9.52%) PPP
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
1 11 (52.38%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Administrator
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Network Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Online Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCSA
1 11 (52.38%) CCSE
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCDA
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCDP
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) SSCP
4 1 (4.76%) GIAC
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.52%) SonicWALL
4 2 (9.52%) Nortel
4 2 (9.52%) Juniper
4 2 (9.52%) Nokia
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago