The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 70 71 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.97% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 1.29% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £44,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 309 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.88% 42.27% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 316 274 442
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 5 £38,500 -
Gloucester -1 2 £32,000 -24.70%
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Nokia
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) VBScript
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) ISA Server
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
1 5 (62.50%) Nokia
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
2 3 (37.50%) HP