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 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 74 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% - 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% - 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
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
350 354 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.16% 38.56% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 299 329 351
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 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%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) PMI
3 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper