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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 139 151 156
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 22 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 0.97% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 13
Average salary £34,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,183 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £60,500 £50,000
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
1317 1240 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.40% 39.91% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 804 807 893
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +6 11 £47,500 +61.01% 1
West Lothian +12 7 £33,862 -47.90%
Glasgow -19 4 £51,500 +21.17% 6
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (88.89%) Firewall
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (41.67%) Fortinet
5 15 (41.67%) CCNP
5 15 (41.67%) CCNA
6 13 (36.11%) Avaya
7 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (27.78%) Ethernet
8 10 (27.78%) Finance
9 9 (25.00%) Network Security
9 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
9 9 (25.00%) WAN
9 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 9 (25.00%) LAN
9 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 8 (22.22%) BGP
10 8 (22.22%) CCIE
10 8 (22.22%) F5
10 8 (22.22%) CCSE
11 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
11 7 (19.44%) Juniper
11 7 (19.44%) CCSA
12 6 (16.67%) OSPF
12 6 (16.67%) Wireless
12 6 (16.67%) Change Management
12 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
12 6 (16.67%) Network Design
12 6 (16.67%) VLAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (27.78%) Ethernet
4 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 9 (25.00%) Network Security
4 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 8 (22.22%) BGP
6 6 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 6 (16.67%) OSPF
6 6 (16.67%) VLAN
6 6 (16.67%) Wireless
7 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.11%) DNS
8 4 (11.11%) MPLS
8 4 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (8.33%) DMVPN
9 3 (8.33%) HSRP
9 3 (8.33%) X.25
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Network Specialist
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Firewall Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Data Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Security Specialist
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Online Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Network Design
4 5 (13.89%) High Availability
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.33%) Line Management
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Facilities Management
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.56%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (41.67%) CCNA
2 15 (41.67%) CCNP
3 8 (22.22%) CCIE
3 8 (22.22%) CCSE
4 7 (19.44%) CCSA
5 5 (13.89%) Degree
6 2 (5.56%) CISSP
6 2 (5.56%) LPIC
6 2 (5.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) Fortinet
3 13 (36.11%) Avaya
4 9 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 8 (22.22%) F5
6 7 (19.44%) Blue Coat
6 7 (19.44%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.78%) Facebook
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) Nokia
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
Glasgow
Lusona
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Lusona
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago