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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 86 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.13% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 0.49% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
474 406 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 44.72% 44.91% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 413 342 356
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
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 30 January 2015. 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 - 10 £50,000 -
Gloucester +14 2 £50,000 +17.64%
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 21 (87.50%) Juniper
3 20 (83.33%) VMware
4 17 (70.83%) Information Security
4 17 (70.83%) Telnet
4 17 (70.83%) LDAP
4 17 (70.83%) DNS
4 17 (70.83%) SSL
4 17 (70.83%) DHCP
4 17 (70.83%) FTP
5 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
5 13 (54.17%) Network Architecture
6 12 (50.00%) Finance
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (37.50%) CCNA
8 9 (37.50%) Perl
8 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
8 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
9 8 (33.33%) Network Security
9 8 (33.33%) SMTP
9 8 (33.33%) HTTP
10 6 (25.00%) CCNP
10 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 17 (70.83%) Telnet
3 17 (70.83%) LDAP
3 17 (70.83%) DNS
3 17 (70.83%) SSL
3 17 (70.83%) DHCP
3 17 (70.83%) FTP
4 8 (33.33%) Network Security
4 8 (33.33%) SMTP
4 8 (33.33%) HTTP
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) BGP
7 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 3 (12.50%) MPLS
7 3 (12.50%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 17 (70.83%) Lead Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Security Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Server Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Information Security
2 13 (54.17%) Network Architecture
3 9 (37.50%) Cyber Security
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Perl
2 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (37.50%) CCNA
3 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) CCNP
4 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Juniper
3 20 (83.33%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Nokia
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee