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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
UK / Scotland
Rank 83 131 152
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 49 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.18% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.98% 1.46% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 1
Median salary £41,500 £33,862 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.55% -47.90%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
984 1236 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.83% 42.75% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 634 764 769
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Scotland

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +35 22 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Edinburgh +14 19 £50,778 +1.55% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £35,000 - 2
West Lothian +2 2 £34,608 +2.20% 1
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 89 (89.00%) Cisco
2 80 (80.00%) Firewall
3 66 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (64.00%) CCNP
5 52 (52.00%) Network Security
6 47 (47.00%) Data Centre
7 45 (45.00%) Finance
8 42 (42.00%) F5
9 39 (39.00%) Fortinet
10 34 (34.00%) LAN
11 31 (31.00%) Wireless
11 31 (31.00%) CCNA
12 30 (30.00%) MPLS
13 26 (26.00%) ITIL
14 25 (25.00%) BGP
14 25 (25.00%) FortiGate
15 23 (23.00%) OSPF
15 23 (23.00%) Juniper
16 22 (22.00%) WAN
16 22 (22.00%) EIGRP
17 21 (21.00%) CCIE
17 21 (21.00%) CCSE
18 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
18 19 (19.00%) Retail
18 19 (19.00%) CCSA
18 19 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
19 18 (18.00%) VPN
19 18 (18.00%) Windows
20 17 (17.00%) IPsec
20 17 (17.00%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 80 (80.00%) Firewall
2 52 (52.00%) Network Security
3 34 (34.00%) LAN
4 31 (31.00%) Wireless
5 30 (30.00%) MPLS
6 25 (25.00%) BGP
7 23 (23.00%) OSPF
8 22 (22.00%) EIGRP
8 22 (22.00%) WAN
9 19 (19.00%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (19.00%) TCP/IP
10 18 (18.00%) VPN
11 17 (17.00%) IPsec
12 15 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (14.00%) DNS
14 13 (13.00%) DHCP
14 13 (13.00%) DMVPN
14 13 (13.00%) SNA
14 13 (13.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
General
1 45 (45.00%) Finance
2 19 (19.00%) Retail
3 16 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.00%) French Language
4 3 (3.00%) German Language
4 3 (3.00%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (36.00%) Consultant
2 32 (32.00%) Network Consultant
3 24 (24.00%) Network Engineer
4 20 (20.00%) Analyst
5 15 (15.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 15 (15.00%) Security Consultant
6 13 (13.00%) Data Consultant
6 13 (13.00%) Network Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
8 9 (9.00%) Network Specialist
8 9 (9.00%) Security Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) IT Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Field Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Field Support Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
10 5 (5.00%) Firewall Specialist
10 5 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 47 (47.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) Unix
3 12 (12.00%) Linux
4 2 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.00%) AIX
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.00%) ITIL
2 17 (17.00%) Network Design
3 13 (13.00%) High Availability
4 12 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 9 (9.00%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (8.00%) Change Management
7 7 (7.00%) Load Balancing
7 7 (7.00%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (6.00%) Process Improvement
9 5 (5.00%) Change Control
9 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.00%) QMS
10 4 (4.00%) Quality Management
11 3 (3.00%) Information Security
11 3 (3.00%) Presales
11 3 (3.00%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.00%) Time Management
12 2 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.00%) DevOps
12 2 (2.00%) Kanban
Qualifications
1 66 (66.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (64.00%) CCNP
3 31 (31.00%) CCNA
4 21 (21.00%) CCIE
4 21 (21.00%) CCSE
5 19 (19.00%) CCSA
6 15 (15.00%) CCSP
7 8 (8.00%) Degree
8 6 (6.00%) JNCIE
9 4 (4.00%) CCDP
9 4 (4.00%) CCMSE
9 4 (4.00%) CCSM
10 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.00%) CCDA
12 1 (1.00%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.00%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.00%) Firmware
3 2 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 7 (7.00%) Cacti
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.00%) vRealize
5 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 89 (89.00%) Cisco
2 42 (42.00%) F5
3 39 (39.00%) Fortinet
4 23 (23.00%) Juniper
5 16 (16.00%) Blue Coat
6 15 (15.00%) Splunk
7 10 (10.00%) Aruba
8 9 (9.00%) SolarWinds
8 9 (9.00%) Sourcefire
9 7 (7.00%) Citrix
10 6 (6.00%) HP
11 5 (5.00%) VMware
12 4 (4.00%) Palo Alto
13 3 (3.00%) Avaya
13 3 (3.00%) EMC
13 3 (3.00%) Kaspersky
13 3 (3.00%) Trend Micro
14 2 (2.00%) NetApp
15 1 (1.00%) IBM
15 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
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