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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 147 153 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 13 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.46% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.05% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 3
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £47,000
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
1226 1519 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.50% 43.74% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 775 974 866
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +7 10 £32,500 -23.97%
Glasgow +9 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Stirling -9 1 - -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
5 9 (56.25%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) MPLS
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (37.50%) Wireless
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
8 5 (31.25%) MRTG
8 5 (31.25%) F5
9 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Network Security
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (25.00%) SAN
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (18.75%) CISSP
10 3 (18.75%) SSL
10 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
10 3 (18.75%) MCSE
10 3 (18.75%) MCSA
10 3 (18.75%) VPN
10 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 7 (43.75%) MPLS
4 7 (43.75%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (37.50%) Wireless
6 5 (31.25%) MRTG
7 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (25.00%) Network Security
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 3 (18.75%) SSL
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
8 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (18.75%) WAAS
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (18.75%) HSRP
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
1 3 (18.75%) SSCP
1 3 (18.75%) GIAC
1 3 (18.75%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.25%) OPNET
2 1 (6.25%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) SolarWinds
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
6 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 2 (12.50%) McAfee
6 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Nokia
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) Websense
7 1 (6.25%) Mitel
7 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
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