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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 134 122 163
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +41
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 1.14% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 2.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 13
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £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
1269 1279 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.17% 40.64% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 734 784 1085
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +7 19 £35,250 -6.00% 3
Glasgow -13 8 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 43 (86.00%) Firewall
3 28 (56.00%) Fortinet
4 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (46.00%) LAN
5 23 (46.00%) OSPF
6 22 (44.00%) WAN
6 22 (44.00%) Network Design
7 21 (42.00%) CCNP
7 21 (42.00%) BGP
8 20 (40.00%) Wireless
9 19 (38.00%) CCNA
10 17 (34.00%) CCIE
10 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (34.00%) Finance
10 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
11 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (32.00%) MPLS
12 14 (28.00%) EIGRP
12 14 (28.00%) Juniper
13 13 (26.00%) Cisco IOS
13 13 (26.00%) High Availability
14 12 (24.00%) DMVPN
14 12 (24.00%) DNS
15 11 (22.00%) DHCP
15 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (22.00%) Blue Coat
15 11 (22.00%) F5
16 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (20.00%) Network Security

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 43 (86.00%) Firewall
2 23 (46.00%) LAN
2 23 (46.00%) OSPF
3 22 (44.00%) WAN
4 21 (42.00%) BGP
5 20 (40.00%) Wireless
6 17 (34.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (32.00%) MPLS
8 14 (28.00%) EIGRP
9 13 (26.00%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (24.00%) DMVPN
10 12 (24.00%) DNS
11 11 (22.00%) DHCP
12 10 (20.00%) Network Security
13 9 (18.00%) HSRP
13 9 (18.00%) SNA
14 8 (16.00%) WLAN
15 7 (14.00%) Ethernet
15 7 (14.00%) VPN
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) French Language
2 2 (4.00%) German Language
2 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Data Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Network Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Network Engineer
3 10 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Check Point Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Firewall Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Network Specialist
4 4 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Technical Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) CCTV
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (6.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Network Design
2 13 (26.00%) High Availability
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.00%) Network Management
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL V2
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.00%) Presales
7 3 (6.00%) Process Management
7 3 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (4.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 24 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (42.00%) CCNP
3 19 (38.00%) CCNA
4 17 (34.00%) CCIE
5 5 (10.00%) CCSE
6 4 (8.00%) CCSA
6 4 (8.00%) Degree
7 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) CCDA
8 2 (4.00%) CCDP
8 2 (4.00%) CISSP
8 2 (4.00%) LPIC
8 2 (4.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Cisco
2 28 (56.00%) Fortinet
3 14 (28.00%) Juniper
4 11 (22.00%) Blue Coat
4 11 (22.00%) F5
5 9 (18.00%) Avaya
6 7 (14.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (12.00%) Aruba
7 6 (12.00%) Motorola
7 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.00%) Trend Micro
9 2 (4.00%) HP
9 2 (4.00%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.00%) Crossbeam
10 1 (2.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.00%) Nokia
10 1 (2.00%) Qualys
10 1 (2.00%) TippingPoint
10 1 (2.00%) VMware
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