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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 205 161 173
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.96% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 2.13% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 40
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £31,702
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2596 2344 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 45.06% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2065 1960 2122
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,350
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -9 13 £38,500 -1.28% 2
Bristol -8 7 £39,000 -19.58% 2
Gloucestershire -8 5 £29,000 -33.71% 4
Devon -15 1 - - 1
CheckPoint
England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (78.43%) Firewall
2 39 (76.47%) Cisco
3 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (39.22%) Juniper
4 20 (39.22%) Windows
5 17 (33.33%) CCNP
6 16 (31.37%) Network Security
7 15 (29.41%) Citrix
7 15 (29.41%) LAN
8 14 (27.45%) ITIL
8 14 (27.45%) Finance
9 13 (25.49%) WAN
9 13 (25.49%) VPN
9 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
9 13 (25.49%) CCNA
10 12 (23.53%) SQL
10 12 (23.53%) VMware
11 11 (21.57%) Nokia
11 11 (21.57%) MPLS
12 10 (19.61%) OSPF
12 10 (19.61%) HP
12 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (17.65%) BGP
13 9 (17.65%) SLA
13 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
13 9 (17.65%) Blue Coat
13 9 (17.65%) Network Design
14 8 (15.69%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Project
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (78.43%) Firewall
2 16 (31.37%) Network Security
3 15 (29.41%) LAN
4 13 (25.49%) WAN
4 13 (25.49%) VPN
5 11 (21.57%) MPLS
6 10 (19.61%) OSPF
6 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (17.65%) BGP
8 7 (13.73%) VoIP
9 6 (11.76%) SAN
9 6 (11.76%) TACACS
10 5 (9.80%) H.323
10 5 (9.80%) EIGRP
11 4 (7.84%) DHCP
11 4 (7.84%) DNS
11 4 (7.84%) IPsec
11 4 (7.84%) VLAN
12 3 (5.88%) SCCP
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Technical Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Project Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Network Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Data Network Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) PKI
2 3 (5.88%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.92%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.92%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.92%) IVR
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Solaris
6 3 (5.88%) UNIX
7 2 (3.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) ITIL
2 9 (17.65%) PRINCE2
2 9 (17.65%) Network Design
3 8 (15.69%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Network Management
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
5 4 (7.84%) Time Management
5 4 (7.84%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.92%) Information Security
7 2 (3.92%) Service Management
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Document Management
8 1 (1.96%) Data Management
8 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) VBScript
2 3 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (25.49%) CCNA
4 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (9.80%) CCDP
6 5 (9.80%) CCIE
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (9.80%) MCSE
6 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (7.84%) CISSP
8 3 (5.88%) CCVP
8 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (5.88%) CCSP
8 3 (5.88%) CCIP
8 3 (5.88%) MCP
9 2 (3.92%) CCSE
10 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) ProxySG
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (9.80%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Cisco
2 20 (39.22%) Juniper
3 15 (29.41%) Citrix
4 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 11 (21.57%) Nokia
7 10 (19.61%) HP
8 9 (17.65%) Blue Coat
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle
9 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.84%) Foundry
10 4 (7.84%) Brocade
11 3 (5.88%) Nortel
11 3 (5.88%) Avaya
11 3 (5.88%) Dell
11 3 (5.88%) NetApp
11 3 (5.88%) Symantec
12 2 (3.92%) SAP
12 2 (3.92%) Veritas
13 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
Swindon, Wiltshire
Prolinx
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago