The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 44 72 35
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -37
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.33% 0.21% 4.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.17% 0.39% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 17
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +2.40%
CheckPoint
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 259 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 56.00% 55.22% 51.59%
Number of salaries quoted 140 211 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Portsmouth

CheckPoint
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) F5
3 4 (50.00%) Mitel
3 4 (50.00%) ProCurve
3 4 (50.00%) Aruba
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
General
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Security Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Juniper
1 7 (87.50%) McAfee
1 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
1 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
1 7 (87.50%) F5
2 4 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (50.00%) Aruba
2 4 (50.00%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix