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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 200 206 170
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -36
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 39 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.47% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.13% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 37
Average salary £37,500 £38,650 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.97% -6.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,450 £57,500
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
2573 2487 2208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.41% 42.06% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2075 2063 1879
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 0 15 £47,500 +21.32%
Wiltshire -6 8 £38,250 -8.92%
Gloucestershire -5 7 £36,000 +12.50%
Devon -9 6 £31,500 -8.69% 1
Dorset - 3 £40,000 - 2
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 96 (96.00%) Cisco
2 65 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (58.00%) Firewall
4 53 (53.00%) Juniper
5 46 (46.00%) CCNA
6 43 (43.00%) CCNP
7 38 (38.00%) LAN
8 33 (33.00%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (31.00%) WAN
10 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 24 (24.00%) Finance
12 23 (23.00%) Data Centre
13 21 (21.00%) F5
13 21 (21.00%) Linux
14 19 (19.00%) DNS
15 17 (17.00%) SSL
16 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
16 16 (16.00%) Network Security
17 15 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
17 15 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (15.00%) EIGRP
18 14 (14.00%) CCSA
18 14 (14.00%) Banking
18 14 (14.00%) VPN
18 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
19 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
19 13 (13.00%) Nokia
20 12 (12.00%) SLA
20 12 (12.00%) ITIL
20 12 (12.00%) CCSE

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.00%) MS Project
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Route 53
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (58.00%) Firewall
2 38 (38.00%) LAN
3 33 (33.00%) Cisco ASA
4 31 (31.00%) WAN
5 19 (19.00%) DNS
6 17 (17.00%) SSL
7 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
7 16 (16.00%) Network Security
8 15 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (15.00%) EIGRP
9 14 (14.00%) VPN
10 10 (10.00%) IPsec
11 9 (9.00%) DHCP
12 8 (8.00%) OSPF
12 8 (8.00%) BGP
13 7 (7.00%) MPLS
13 7 (7.00%) TACACS
13 7 (7.00%) Wireless
13 7 (7.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (24.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 10 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) French Language
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 12 (12.00%) Administrator
3 10 (10.00%) Firewall Administrator
4 8 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 8 (8.00%) Analyst
5 7 (7.00%) Server Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Network Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Lead Network Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Security Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Operations Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Security Operations Manager
9 3 (3.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.00%) Online Banking
3 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.00%) PKI
5 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.00%) PMI
7 2 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Linux
2 10 (10.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) UNIX
4 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.00%) Android
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.00%) ITIL
1 12 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (11.00%) Change Management
3 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.00%) Project Management
4 7 (7.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (7.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.00%) Information Security
5 6 (6.00%) Network Design
5 6 (6.00%) Security Hardening
5 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.00%) Coaching
6 5 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.00%) Security Management
7 4 (4.00%) Security Testing
7 4 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 4 (4.00%) SIEM
7 4 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) Perl
2 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (46.00%) CCNA
3 43 (43.00%) CCNP
4 14 (14.00%) CCSA
4 14 (14.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (12.00%) CCSE
7 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (7.00%) CISSP
7 7 (7.00%) MCP
8 6 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (5.00%) CCDP
10 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
10 4 (4.00%) MCSA
10 4 (4.00%) CHFI
11 3 (3.00%) MCSE
12 2 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (2.00%) CCSP
12 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
13 1 (1.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) SLA
2 11 (11.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.00%) Snort
3 2 (2.00%) Firmware
4 1 (1.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) SCCM
1 3 (3.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.00%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 96 (96.00%) Cisco
2 53 (53.00%) Juniper
3 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (21.00%) F5
5 13 (13.00%) Nokia
6 12 (12.00%) VMware
7 8 (8.00%) HP
7 8 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 7 (7.00%) Riverbed
9 6 (6.00%) Avaya
10 4 (4.00%) Brocade
11 3 (3.00%) Sourcefire
11 3 (3.00%) McAfee
12 2 (2.00%) Symantec
12 2 (2.00%) Nortel
12 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
12 2 (2.00%) NetScout
12 2 (2.00%) Crossbeam
12 2 (2.00%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.00%) Meraki
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