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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 139 157 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 0.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
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
1347 1593 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 43.30% 48.66%
Number of salaries quoted 876 971 977
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Stirling +13 9 £55,000 +15.78%
Edinburgh -3 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Glasgow - 5 £35,000 - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 4 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 62 (92.54%) Firewall
3 36 (53.73%) VPN
4 33 (49.25%) CCNA
4 33 (49.25%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (46.27%) WAN
6 30 (44.78%) LAN
7 25 (37.31%) Finance
8 23 (34.33%) DHCP
8 23 (34.33%) Network Security
8 23 (34.33%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (28.36%) SSL
10 18 (26.87%) Windows
10 18 (26.87%) Wireless
11 17 (25.37%) SAN
11 17 (25.37%) CCNP
11 17 (25.37%) VMware
11 17 (25.37%) vSphere
12 16 (23.88%) CCSA
12 16 (23.88%) Banking
12 16 (23.88%) CCSE
12 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (23.88%) Online Banking
12 16 (23.88%) HP
13 15 (22.39%) ITIL
13 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (22.39%) Retail
13 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (20.90%) F5
14 14 (20.90%) SolarWinds

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (19.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 62 (92.54%) Firewall
2 36 (53.73%) VPN
3 31 (46.27%) WAN
4 30 (44.78%) LAN
5 23 (34.33%) DHCP
5 23 (34.33%) Network Security
5 23 (34.33%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (28.36%) SSL
7 18 (26.87%) Wireless
8 17 (25.37%) SAN
9 13 (19.40%) MPLS
10 12 (17.91%) DNS
10 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (16.42%) HSRP
11 11 (16.42%) EIGRP
12 10 (14.93%) TACACS
12 10 (14.93%) WLAN
12 10 (14.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (13.43%) IP Telephony
14 8 (11.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 16 (23.88%) Banking
3 15 (22.39%) Retail
4 12 (17.91%) Back Office
5 8 (11.94%) Multimedia
6 4 (5.97%) Law
7 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.42%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Administrator
3 10 (14.93%) Firewall Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Security Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Network Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Team Leader
4 9 (13.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Design Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Security Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Network Design Engineer
5 8 (11.94%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Operations Team Leader
6 7 (10.45%) Network Support
7 5 (7.46%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Firewall Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) Network Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Online Banking
2 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (17.91%) HP StoreVirtual
3 11 (16.42%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) PMI
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 12 (17.91%) PRINCE2
2 12 (17.91%) Change Management
2 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
3 9 (13.43%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (11.94%) Network Design
5 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.48%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.48%) Time Management
6 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.48%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.48%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.48%) Line Management
6 3 (4.48%) People Management
7 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.49%) BCP
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) CCNA
1 33 (49.25%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (25.37%) CCNP
3 16 (23.88%) CCSA
3 16 (23.88%) CCSE
4 12 (17.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) CCDA
7 1 (1.49%) CCDP
7 1 (1.49%) HND
7 1 (1.49%) Degree
7 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) vSphere
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.91%) XenApp
3 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) SCCM
1 12 (17.91%) SCOM
1 12 (17.91%) SCVMM
2 11 (16.42%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 16 (23.88%) HP
4 14 (20.90%) McAfee
4 14 (20.90%) SolarWinds
4 14 (20.90%) F5
5 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.91%) Citrix
7 11 (16.42%) Mitel
7 11 (16.42%) Blue Coat
7 11 (16.42%) Riverbed
8 10 (14.93%) Fortinet
9 5 (7.46%) Avaya
10 4 (5.97%) Juniper
11 2 (2.99%) Nokia
11 2 (2.99%) Nortel
11 2 (2.99%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.99%) Draytek
11 2 (2.99%) 3Com
11 2 (2.99%) Huawei
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