The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Somerset region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank - 57 58
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.70% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.91% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year
- -0.58%
Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
307 209 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.66% 36.67% 41.85%
Number of salaries quoted 277 171 197
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South West

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia