The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 78 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 22 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.88% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 0.34% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
524 589 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.86% 44.45% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 346 346 320
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (91.67%) WAN
2 22 (91.67%) VPN
2 22 (91.67%) Firewall
3 21 (87.50%) DHCP
3 21 (87.50%) CCNA
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (83.33%) LAN
5 14 (58.33%) McAfee
5 14 (58.33%) Network Security
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (58.33%) F5
6 13 (54.17%) HSRP
6 13 (54.17%) Riverbed
6 13 (54.17%) SolarWinds
6 13 (54.17%) Wireless
6 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
6 13 (54.17%) CiscoWorks
6 13 (54.17%) SSL
7 12 (50.00%) TACACS
7 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
8 11 (45.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 10 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (41.67%) ITIL
9 10 (41.67%) MPLS
9 10 (41.67%) Mitel
9 10 (41.67%) IP Telephony
10 9 (37.50%) WLAN
10 9 (37.50%) CCNP
11 8 (33.33%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) WAN
1 22 (91.67%) VPN
1 22 (91.67%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) DHCP
3 20 (83.33%) LAN
4 14 (58.33%) Network Security
4 14 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (54.17%) HSRP
5 13 (54.17%) Wireless
5 13 (54.17%) EIGRP
5 13 (54.17%) SSL
6 12 (50.00%) TACACS
7 11 (45.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 10 (41.67%) MPLS
8 10 (41.67%) IP Telephony
9 9 (37.50%) WLAN
10 8 (33.33%) DNS
10 8 (33.33%) SAN
10 8 (33.33%) IPsec
11 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (33.33%) Back Office
2 4 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 6 (25.00%) Network Support
5 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
6 4 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
7 2 (8.33%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Architect
8 1 (4.17%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) People Management
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) CCNA
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (33.33%) XenApp
1 8 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 8 (33.33%) SCOM
2 8 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (58.33%) McAfee
2 14 (58.33%) F5
3 13 (54.17%) Riverbed
3 13 (54.17%) SolarWinds
4 12 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 10 (41.67%) Mitel
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Citrix
6 8 (33.33%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya