The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 23 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 South West 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 194 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 52 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 2.23% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 38
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +7.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2585 2332 2458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.66% 44.59% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 1966 2119
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the South West

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in the South West

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in the South West

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Wiltshire -14 13 £38,500 -1.28% 2
Bristol -15 8 £38,000 -21.64% 1
Gloucestershire -5 5 £29,000 -37.29% 3
Devon -10 2 - - 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 41 (77.36%) Cisco
2 40 (75.47%) Firewall
3 26 (49.06%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (39.62%) Juniper
5 20 (37.74%) Windows
6 18 (33.96%) CCNP
7 17 (32.08%) Network Security
8 15 (28.30%) Citrix
8 15 (28.30%) LAN
8 15 (28.30%) Finance
9 14 (26.42%) ITIL
10 13 (24.53%) WAN
10 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
10 13 (24.53%) CCNA
11 12 (22.64%) VMware
11 12 (22.64%) VPN
11 12 (22.64%) SQL
12 11 (20.75%) Nokia
12 11 (20.75%) MPLS
13 10 (18.87%) OSPF
13 10 (18.87%) SLA
13 10 (18.87%) HP
13 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (16.98%) BGP
14 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
14 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
14 9 (16.98%) Blue Coat
14 9 (16.98%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (75.47%) Firewall
2 17 (32.08%) Network Security
3 15 (28.30%) LAN
4 13 (24.53%) WAN
5 12 (22.64%) VPN
6 11 (20.75%) MPLS
7 10 (18.87%) OSPF
8 9 (16.98%) BGP
8 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (13.21%) VoIP
10 6 (11.32%) SAN
11 5 (9.43%) H.323
11 5 (9.43%) EIGRP
11 5 (9.43%) TACACS
12 4 (7.55%) VLAN
12 4 (7.55%) DNS
12 4 (7.55%) DHCP
13 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
13 3 (5.66%) Internet
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Technical Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Network Specialist
4 4 (7.55%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Security Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Data Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) IVR
3 2 (3.77%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.74%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.55%) Solaris
6 3 (5.66%) UNIX
7 2 (3.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
2 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
2 9 (16.98%) Network Design
3 8 (15.09%) Project Management
4 7 (13.21%) Network Management
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Time Management
6 3 (5.66%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.89%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.89%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (1.89%) Release Management
8 1 (1.89%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) VBScript
2 3 (5.66%) VB
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.96%) CCNP
3 13 (24.53%) CCNA
4 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
5 7 (13.21%) CCIE
5 7 (13.21%) Degree
6 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
7 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (9.43%) MCSE
7 5 (9.43%) CCDP
7 5 (9.43%) CISSP
8 4 (7.55%) CCIP
8 4 (7.55%) CCSP
8 4 (7.55%) CCVP
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.66%) MCP
10 2 (3.77%) CCSE
11 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.66%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (9.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.66%) Netcool
2 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Cisco
2 21 (39.62%) Juniper
3 15 (28.30%) Citrix
4 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.64%) VMware
6 11 (20.75%) Nokia
7 10 (18.87%) HP
8 9 (16.98%) Blue Coat
9 5 (9.43%) Oracle
10 4 (7.55%) Brocade
10 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.55%) Foundry
11 3 (5.66%) NetApp
11 3 (5.66%) Dell
11 3 (5.66%) Nortel
11 3 (5.66%) Symantec
11 3 (5.66%) Avaya
12 2 (3.77%) Veritas
12 2 (3.77%) SAP
12 2 (3.77%) IBM
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago