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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 82 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.23% 0.79% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 2.12% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 2
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +5.26%
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
508 613 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.78% 37.40% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 308 387 314
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,497
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,050 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £59,900
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 24 April 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 24 (96.00%) Cisco
1 24 (96.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 10 (40.00%) CCSA
3 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 10 (40.00%) Retail
3 10 (40.00%) CCSE
3 10 (40.00%) Online Banking
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (36.00%) vSphere
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) SAN
5 7 (28.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
5 7 (28.00%) MRTG
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (24.00%) Wireless
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (16.00%) Network Security

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) LAN
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) SAN
3 7 (28.00%) MPLS
3 7 (28.00%) MRTG
4 6 (24.00%) Wireless
4 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
7 3 (12.00%) WAAS
7 3 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (12.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (4.00%) Multicast
9 1 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) VLAN
9 1 (4.00%) OSPF
9 1 (4.00%) BGP
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 10 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Administrator
2 10 (40.00%) Firewall Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Support
8 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Online Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Python
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) CCSA
1 10 (40.00%) CCSE
2 2 (8.00%) CEH
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) MCSA
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SSCP
2 2 (8.00%) GIAC
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCIE
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Websense
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Spiceworks
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