The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 66 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.48% 1.07% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 3.72% 2.86% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £25,500 £50,000 £32,002
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.00% +56.24%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
CheckPoint
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
296 210 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.78% 37.50% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 250 187 244
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,825
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Somerset region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Somerset

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Frome - 7 £25,500 - 1
Yeovil +1 3 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Bath - 1 £36,500 - 1
CheckPoint
South West

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) Juniper
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) Change Management
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 2 (16.67%) NetScout
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
7 2 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) Avaya
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Linux

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) LAN
1 9 (75.00%) WAN
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) SAN
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) IT Support
1 7 (58.33%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) NetScout
5 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 2 (16.67%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
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