The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Oxfordshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 111 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.44% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £40,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
615 805 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.95% 45.66% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 544 701 500
Average salary £37,500 £43,500 £38,721
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +12.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Banbury - 4 £37,500 -
Oxford - 2 £41,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 6 (66.67%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 4 (44.44%) Brocade
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) CCNP
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) RIP
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Support
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (11.11%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Brocade
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire