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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 114 155 150
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 41 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 1.00% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 3
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
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
1253 1599 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.10% 41.61% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 798 1045 961
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Glasgow +28 22 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Edinburgh +18 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 £42,500 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 51 (94.44%) Firewall
3 33 (61.11%) WAN
4 31 (57.41%) LAN
5 25 (46.30%) VPN
5 25 (46.30%) CCNA
5 25 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (44.44%) SolarWinds
7 22 (40.74%) DHCP
8 20 (37.04%) Wireless
8 20 (37.04%) Network Security
9 19 (35.19%) Windows
10 18 (33.33%) VMware
11 17 (31.48%) MPLS
11 17 (31.48%) vSphere
11 17 (31.48%) F5
12 15 (27.78%) SAN
12 15 (27.78%) Finance
12 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (25.93%) McAfee
13 14 (25.93%) EIGRP
13 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 14 (25.93%) SSL
13 14 (25.93%) HSRP
13 14 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (24.07%) CiscoWorks
14 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (24.07%) Riverbed

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 51 (94.44%) Firewall
2 33 (61.11%) WAN
3 31 (57.41%) LAN
4 25 (46.30%) VPN
5 22 (40.74%) DHCP
6 20 (37.04%) Wireless
6 20 (37.04%) Network Security
7 17 (31.48%) MPLS
8 15 (27.78%) SAN
8 15 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (25.93%) SSL
9 14 (25.93%) HSRP
9 14 (25.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 14 (25.93%) EIGRP
10 12 (22.22%) TACACS
11 10 (18.52%) WLAN
11 10 (18.52%) IP Telephony
12 9 (16.67%) DNS
13 8 (14.81%) IPsec
14 7 (12.96%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 10 (18.52%) Retail
4 8 (14.81%) Back Office
5 4 (7.41%) Law
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 14 (25.93%) Network Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Security Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Firewall Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Security Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Network Analyst
6 8 (14.81%) Network Security Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) Network Support
8 6 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
10 4 (7.41%) Operations Team Leader
10 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
12 2 (3.70%) Security Architect
12 2 (3.70%) Network Architect
12 2 (3.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Online Banking
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Kindle
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.85%) PMI
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
1 10 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 8 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.96%) Asset Management
4 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.70%) People Management
7 2 (3.70%) Line Management
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) Python
1 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) CCNA
1 25 (46.30%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.37%) CCNP
2 11 (20.37%) CCSA
2 11 (20.37%) CCSE
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.70%) CISSP
4 2 (3.70%) CEH
4 2 (3.70%) SSCP
4 2 (3.70%) GIAC
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) CCDP
5 1 (1.85%) CCIE
5 1 (1.85%) HND
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) vSphere
2 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (14.81%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
2 8 (14.81%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.85%) ZENworks
3 1 (1.85%) OPNET
Vendors
1 53 (98.15%) Cisco
2 24 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 18 (33.33%) VMware
4 17 (31.48%) F5
5 14 (25.93%) McAfee
5 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.07%) Riverbed
7 12 (22.22%) Fortinet
8 10 (18.52%) Mitel
9 8 (14.81%) HP
9 8 (14.81%) Citrix
10 3 (5.56%) Avaya
11 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.85%) Spiceworks
12 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.85%) Websense
12 1 (1.85%) Juniper
12 1 (1.85%) Nokia
12 1 (1.85%) EMC
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