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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 119 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 35 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.12% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 1.16% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 2
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
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
1288 1724 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.06% 42.95% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1104 962
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 4 May 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 May 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 +25 18 £37,500 -25.00%
Glasgow +25 17 £52,500 +44.82%
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 43 (91.49%) Firewall
3 27 (57.45%) WAN
4 25 (53.19%) LAN
5 21 (44.68%) SolarWinds
6 18 (38.30%) VPN
6 18 (38.30%) CCNA
6 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (36.17%) DHCP
7 17 (36.17%) VMware
8 16 (34.04%) Windows
8 16 (34.04%) Wireless
9 15 (31.91%) Finance
9 15 (31.91%) vSphere
9 15 (31.91%) Network Security
10 14 (29.79%) SAN
10 14 (29.79%) MPLS
10 14 (29.79%) F5
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (23.40%) Online Banking
12 11 (23.40%) CCSA
12 11 (23.40%) Banking
12 11 (23.40%) CCSE
12 11 (23.40%) SSL
12 11 (23.40%) McAfee
12 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (23.40%) EIGRP
12 11 (23.40%) HSRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (12.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (91.49%) Firewall
2 27 (57.45%) WAN
3 25 (53.19%) LAN
4 18 (38.30%) VPN
5 17 (36.17%) DHCP
6 16 (34.04%) Wireless
7 15 (31.91%) Network Security
8 14 (29.79%) SAN
8 14 (29.79%) MPLS
9 11 (23.40%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (23.40%) SSL
9 11 (23.40%) EIGRP
9 11 (23.40%) HSRP
9 11 (23.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (19.15%) TACACS
11 7 (14.89%) DNS
11 7 (14.89%) MRTG
11 7 (14.89%) IP Telephony
12 6 (12.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (12.77%) WLAN
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Retail
4 6 (12.77%) Back Office
5 4 (8.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) Firewall Administrator
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
3 9 (19.15%) Network Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Security Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Network Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Network Security Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Team Leader
7 4 (8.51%) Network Support
7 4 (8.51%) Operations Team Leader
7 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Senior IT Security Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Online Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Kindle
4 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Windows
2 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
1 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
2 7 (14.89%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (14.89%) Asset Management
3 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.26%) People Management
7 2 (4.26%) Line Management
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.26%) Time Management
8 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.26%) Python
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (38.30%) CCNA
1 18 (38.30%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (23.40%) CCSA
2 11 (23.40%) CCSE
3 8 (17.02%) CCNP
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.26%) CEH
5 2 (4.26%) SSCP
5 2 (4.26%) GIAC
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) MCSA
5 2 (4.26%) CISSP
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCDP
6 1 (2.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) vSphere
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.77%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (12.77%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) SCOM
2 6 (12.77%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.13%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.13%) OPNET
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Cisco
2 21 (44.68%) SolarWinds
3 17 (36.17%) VMware
4 14 (29.79%) F5
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 11 (23.40%) McAfee
7 10 (21.28%) Riverbed
8 9 (19.15%) Fortinet
9 7 (14.89%) HP
9 7 (14.89%) Citrix
9 7 (14.89%) Mitel
10 3 (6.38%) Avaya
11 2 (4.26%) EMC
11 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.13%) NetApp
12 1 (2.13%) Nokia
12 1 (2.13%) Juniper
12 1 (2.13%) Symantec
12 1 (2.13%) Websense
12 1 (2.13%) Blue Coat
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