The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 218 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 29 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 1.01% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 2.34% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 32
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +8.23%
CheckPoint
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2535 2611 2395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.61% 43.36% 44.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2113 2271 1995
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Gloucestershire -1 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Wiltshire -8 9 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Dorset +11 6 £30,000 -10.44% 2
Bristol -12 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 54 (88.52%) Firewall
2 51 (83.61%) Cisco
3 32 (52.46%) VPN
4 31 (50.82%) Juniper
5 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (39.34%) LAN
6 24 (39.34%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (39.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 20 (32.79%) CCNA
8 19 (31.15%) ITIL
9 17 (27.87%) CCNP
9 17 (27.87%) Network Security
10 16 (26.23%) DNS
10 16 (26.23%) Windows
10 16 (26.23%) MPLS
11 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
12 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
12 13 (21.31%) WAN
12 13 (21.31%) DHCP
12 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
13 12 (19.67%) SSL
13 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
14 11 (18.03%) Junos
15 10 (16.39%) F5
15 10 (16.39%) SLA
15 10 (16.39%) Linux
16 9 (14.75%) Avaya
16 9 (14.75%) Nokia
16 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
16 9 (14.75%) Problem Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (88.52%) Firewall
2 32 (52.46%) VPN
3 24 (39.34%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (39.34%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (39.34%) LAN
4 17 (27.87%) Network Security
5 16 (26.23%) DNS
5 16 (26.23%) MPLS
6 13 (21.31%) DHCP
6 13 (21.31%) WAN
7 12 (19.67%) SSL
8 11 (18.03%) Junos
9 8 (13.11%) IPsec
9 8 (13.11%) TACACS
10 6 (9.84%) BGP
10 6 (9.84%) H.323
10 6 (9.84%) OSPF
10 6 (9.84%) RIP
11 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
12 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (63.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Network Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Security Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Information Assurance Designer
6 4 (6.56%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Voice Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) PKI
2 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.56%) CESG
3 4 (6.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) AIX
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Load Balancing
2 9 (14.75%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (14.75%) Problem Management
3 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
3 8 (13.11%) Network Management
3 8 (13.11%) Security Hardening
4 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (9.84%) Information Security
5 5 (8.20%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (6.56%) Information Assurance
6 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.56%) Security Operations
7 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.92%) Network Design
7 3 (4.92%) Presales
8 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.64%) Communications Security
9 1 (1.64%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (32.79%) CCNA
3 17 (27.87%) CCNP
4 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
5 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.20%) JNCIA
7 4 (6.56%) CCSA
7 4 (6.56%) CCSE
7 4 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.92%) CCIE
8 3 (4.92%) MCP
8 3 (4.92%) MCSE
8 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.28%) CCDP
9 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Snort
3 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Firmware
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (83.61%) Cisco
2 31 (50.82%) Juniper
3 14 (22.95%) Palo Alto
4 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.39%) F5
6 9 (14.75%) Avaya
6 9 (14.75%) Nokia
7 8 (13.11%) SolarWinds
7 8 (13.11%) VMware
8 7 (11.48%) Fortinet
8 7 (11.48%) Sourcefire
9 6 (9.84%) Crossbeam
9 6 (9.84%) HP
9 6 (9.84%) Radware
10 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
10 5 (8.20%) Intel Security
11 4 (6.56%) Infoblox
11 4 (6.56%) Splunk
12 3 (4.92%) Aruba
12 3 (4.92%) ProCurve
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