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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 76 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.27% 0.75% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 1.46% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £47,000 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.51% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
259 206 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 68.70% 51.37% 57.35%
Number of salaries quoted 189 181 181
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCDA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCDA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware