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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 82 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 18 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 0.21% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.28% 0.46% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
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
548 654 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.34% 46.42% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 361 390 290
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,450
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 6 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Glasgow

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 6 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) Firewall
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) CCNA
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (80.00%) LAN
5 12 (60.00%) McAfee
5 12 (60.00%) Network Security
5 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (60.00%) F5
6 11 (55.00%) HSRP
6 11 (55.00%) Riverbed
6 11 (55.00%) SolarWinds
6 11 (55.00%) Wireless
6 11 (55.00%) EIGRP
6 11 (55.00%) CiscoWorks
6 11 (55.00%) SSL
7 10 (50.00%) TACACS
7 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
8 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 8 (40.00%) MPLS
9 8 (40.00%) Mitel
9 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
10 7 (35.00%) WLAN
10 7 (35.00%) CCNP
11 6 (30.00%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) WAN
1 18 (90.00%) VPN
1 18 (90.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 16 (80.00%) LAN
4 12 (60.00%) Network Security
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (55.00%) HSRP
5 11 (55.00%) SSL
5 11 (55.00%) Wireless
5 11 (55.00%) EIGRP
6 10 (50.00%) TACACS
7 9 (45.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (40.00%) MPLS
8 8 (40.00%) IP Telephony
9 7 (35.00%) WLAN
10 6 (30.00%) SAN
10 6 (30.00%) DNS
10 6 (30.00%) IPsec
11 4 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
2 4 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Network Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (20.00%) Network Support
5 4 (20.00%) Operations Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Time Management
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.00%) People Management
3 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCNA
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (30.00%) XenApp
1 6 (30.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) SCOM
2 6 (30.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) McAfee
2 12 (60.00%) F5
3 11 (55.00%) Riverbed
3 11 (55.00%) SolarWinds
4 10 (50.00%) Fortinet
5 8 (40.00%) Mitel
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) HP
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 2 (10.00%) Avaya