The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 107 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.39% 0.12% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.30% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
703 661 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 46.22% 39.80% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 583 576 702
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
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 22 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
Banbury - 5 £37,500 -
Oxford - 2 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) Brocade
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) CCNP
6 2 (22.22%) PMI
6 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Lync
6 2 (22.22%) IaaS

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) RIP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
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%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 2 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
6 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire