The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
313 379 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 42.94% 39.32% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 351 290
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% +22.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Oxford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) VTSP
4 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) RIP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) VTSP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (50.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade