The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 141 162 143
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.83% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1257 1681 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.78% 44.30% 51.19%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1059 904
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Scotland

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Scotland

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Edinburgh +5 11 £35,000 -13.58% 3
Glasgow +14 3 £42,500 +17.24%
Stirling - 1 - -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 12 (57.14%) SolarWinds
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 9 (42.86%) vSphere
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) MPLS
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) Wireless
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) MRTG
9 6 (28.57%) Asset Management
9 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) Network Security
10 5 (23.81%) F5
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (19.05%) DHCP
11 4 (19.05%) VPN
11 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
11 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) WAN
3 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) SAN
4 8 (38.10%) MPLS
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (28.57%) MRTG
7 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
9 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
9 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 3 (14.29%) HSRP
9 3 (14.29%) WAAS
9 3 (14.29%) SSL
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Firewall Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Kindle
2 2 (9.52%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Python
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SSCP
2 2 (9.52%) GIAC
2 2 (9.52%) CCSA
2 2 (9.52%) CCSE
2 2 (9.52%) CEH
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) vSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.76%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.76%) OPNET
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) McAfee
7 1 (4.76%) Websense
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Mitel
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) NetApp
7 1 (4.76%) Nokia
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago