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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 198 172 200
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +28
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 31 56 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 1.02% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 2.29% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,700 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,050 £60,900 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2485 2443 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.28% 44.63% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 2106 2207
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -10 14 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Devon -5 5 £34,500 +16.94%
Bristol -16 4 £39,500 +0.63% 2
Dorset 0 3 £42,500 +18.05%
Somerset -13 3 £50,000 +14.28%
Gloucestershire +2 1 £32,000 -16.88% 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 57 (89.06%) Cisco
2 46 (71.88%) Firewall
3 39 (60.94%) Juniper
4 36 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (51.56%) CCNP
6 24 (37.50%) F5
7 20 (31.25%) WAN
8 18 (28.13%) ITIL
9 16 (25.00%) LAN
10 15 (23.44%) Windows
11 13 (20.31%) SLA
11 13 (20.31%) Finance
12 12 (18.75%) Blue Coat
13 11 (17.19%) HP
13 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
13 11 (17.19%) Network Security
14 10 (15.63%) VoIP
14 10 (15.63%) VPN
14 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
14 10 (15.63%) Nokia
14 10 (15.63%) VMware
14 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
15 9 (14.06%) BGP
15 9 (14.06%) MPLS
15 9 (14.06%) Citrix
16 8 (12.50%) CCNA
16 8 (12.50%) OSPF
16 8 (12.50%) Load Balancing
16 8 (12.50%) Network Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (71.88%) Firewall
2 20 (31.25%) WAN
3 16 (25.00%) LAN
4 11 (17.19%) Network Security
5 10 (15.63%) VoIP
5 10 (15.63%) VPN
6 9 (14.06%) BGP
6 9 (14.06%) MPLS
7 8 (12.50%) OSPF
8 7 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (9.38%) TCP/IP
10 5 (7.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (7.81%) VLAN
11 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (6.25%) Wireless
11 4 (6.25%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
12 3 (4.69%) ISDN
12 3 (4.69%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (3.13%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Network Engineer
2 7 (10.94%) Network Specialist
3 6 (9.38%) Security Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.81%) Lead Network Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Field Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Consultant
5 4 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Architect
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) J2EE
2 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.13%) PKI
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Solaris
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) ITIL
2 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 8 (12.50%) Network Management
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Network Design
5 5 (7.81%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (4.69%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (4.69%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Information Security
7 2 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.13%) Migration
7 2 (3.13%) Time Management
8 1 (1.56%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.56%) Change Management
8 1 (1.56%) Service Management
8 1 (1.56%) Data Management
8 1 (1.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) C
2 1 (1.56%) Java
2 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (51.56%) CCNP
3 8 (12.50%) CCNA
4 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.38%) CCIE
5 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (7.81%) CCDP
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
8 3 (4.69%) CISSP
9 2 (3.13%) CCSE
9 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.13%) CCSA
9 2 (3.13%) CCVP
9 2 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (3.13%) CCSP
9 2 (3.13%) CCIP
9 2 (3.13%) Degree
10 1 (1.56%) HP ASE
10 1 (1.56%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) ProxySG
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.38%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.13%) Netcool
3 2 (3.13%) Nagios
3 2 (3.13%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (89.06%) Cisco
2 39 (60.94%) Juniper
3 24 (37.50%) F5
4 12 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 11 (17.19%) HP
6 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) Nokia
6 10 (15.63%) VMware
7 9 (14.06%) Citrix
8 6 (9.38%) Oracle
8 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
9 5 (7.81%) Riverbed
9 5 (7.81%) Fortinet
10 4 (6.25%) IBM
11 3 (4.69%) NetApp
12 2 (3.13%) Dell
12 2 (3.13%) EMC
12 2 (3.13%) Veritas
12 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.13%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus performance related bonus
Posted: 26 days ago