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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 197 204 163
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -41
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 52 25 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.85% 0.43% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.04% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 42
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,500 £29,775
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,050 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
2717 2411 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.27% 41.65% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2167 2052 2107
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Bristol +20 26 £40,000 +1.26% 1
Devon -2 10 £31,500 -8.69% 1
Wiltshire +4 9 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Gloucestershire -10 4 £34,750 +8.59% 1
Dorset -19 3 £40,000 -5.88%
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 113 (96.58%) Cisco
2 72 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 71 (60.68%) Firewall
4 65 (55.56%) Juniper
5 52 (44.44%) CCNA
6 51 (43.59%) CCNP
7 41 (35.04%) LAN
8 36 (30.77%) WAN
9 32 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (25.64%) Linux
10 30 (25.64%) Finance
11 28 (23.93%) F5
12 27 (23.08%) TCP/IP
13 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 25 (21.37%) DNS
15 24 (20.51%) SSL
16 22 (18.80%) Windows
16 22 (18.80%) VMware
17 21 (17.95%) Security Cleared
18 19 (16.24%) Network Security
19 18 (15.38%) ITIL
20 17 (14.53%) SC Cleared
21 16 (13.68%) Cisco IOS
21 16 (13.68%) Cisco Nexus
21 16 (13.68%) SLA
22 15 (12.82%) VPN
22 15 (12.82%) DHCP
22 15 (12.82%) Banking
23 13 (11.11%) CCSA
23 13 (11.11%) Information Security

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.85%) Lync
1 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
3 3 (2.56%) MS Project
3 3 (2.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 71 (60.68%) Firewall
2 41 (35.04%) LAN
3 36 (30.77%) WAN
4 32 (27.35%) Cisco ASA
5 27 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 25 (21.37%) DNS
7 24 (20.51%) SSL
8 19 (16.24%) Network Security
9 16 (13.68%) Cisco IOS
9 16 (13.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (12.82%) VPN
10 15 (12.82%) DHCP
11 13 (11.11%) FTP
11 13 (11.11%) LDAP
11 13 (11.11%) Telnet
12 12 (10.26%) EIGRP
13 10 (8.55%) IPsec
14 9 (7.69%) HTTP
15 8 (6.84%) OSPF
15 8 (6.84%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 30 (25.64%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Banking
3 10 (8.55%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) French Language
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (52.99%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
3 12 (10.26%) Administrator
3 12 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Firewall Administrator
5 9 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 8 (6.84%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Security Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Security Operations Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Network Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.27%) Operations Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.42%) Consultant
9 4 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.55%) Online Banking
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.13%) PKI
4 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) PMI
6 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.64%) Linux
2 22 (18.80%) Windows
3 9 (7.69%) UNIX
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) Solaris
5 5 (4.27%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.85%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) ITIL
2 13 (11.11%) Information Security
3 11 (9.40%) Network Architecture
3 11 (9.40%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (8.55%) Change Management
5 9 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 9 (7.69%) Coaching
6 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.98%) Project Management
8 6 (5.13%) Network Design
8 6 (5.13%) SIEM
9 5 (4.27%) Cyber Security
9 5 (4.27%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.27%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (4.27%) Security Testing
9 5 (4.27%) Security Management
10 4 (3.42%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) SQL
2 8 (6.84%) Bash Shell
2 8 (6.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 72 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (44.44%) CCNA
3 51 (43.59%) CCNP
4 21 (17.95%) Security Cleared
5 17 (14.53%) SC Cleared
6 13 (11.11%) CCSA
7 11 (9.40%) CCSE
8 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (6.84%) MCP
8 8 (6.84%) CISSP
9 7 (5.98%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (5.13%) CCDP
11 5 (4.27%) MCSA
11 5 (4.27%) CHFI
12 4 (3.42%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (2.56%) MCSE
13 3 (2.56%) PMI Certification
13 3 (2.56%) DV Cleared
14 2 (1.71%) Degree
14 2 (1.71%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.68%) SLA
2 12 (10.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.42%) Firmware
3 3 (2.56%) Snort
3 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) SCCM
1 4 (3.42%) SCOM
2 2 (1.71%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 113 (96.58%) Cisco
2 65 (55.56%) Juniper
3 28 (23.93%) F5
4 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.80%) VMware
6 10 (8.55%) Riverbed
6 10 (8.55%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.55%) Nokia
7 9 (7.69%) Avaya
7 9 (7.69%) HP
8 6 (5.13%) Sourcefire
9 5 (4.27%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.27%) Crossbeam
10 4 (3.42%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (3.42%) Brocade
10 4 (3.42%) NetScout
10 4 (3.42%) McAfee
11 3 (2.56%) Citrix
12 2 (1.71%) EMC
12 2 (1.71%) Nortel
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + OT
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Exeter
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + 20% shift allowance
Posted: 22 days ago