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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 144 144 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 10 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.42% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.02% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 7
Average salary £47,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,450 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -5.55%
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
1220 1372 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.27% 41.61% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 808 879 958
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +4 8 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Glasgow +7 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) F5
5 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
6 3 (21.43%) SSL
6 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) WAAS
6 3 (21.43%) Kindle
6 3 (21.43%) MRTG
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (21.43%) WAAS
5 3 (21.43%) MRTG
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Kindle
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
3 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCSP
4 1 (7.14%) CCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCSE
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (7.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) McAfee
6 1 (7.14%) Websense
6 1 (7.14%) Mitel
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.14%) Splunk
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