The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 77 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.65% 0.76% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.90% 1.85% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
517 379 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 56.81% 41.20% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 397 337 376
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,590 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Southampton region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Southampton

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (97.06%) Firewall
3 26 (76.47%) WAN
4 20 (58.82%) LAN
5 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (38.24%) F5
7 11 (32.35%) Juniper
8 8 (23.53%) OSPF
8 8 (23.53%) VPN
9 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) BGP
10 6 (17.65%) VoIP
10 6 (17.65%) MPLS
10 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
11 5 (14.71%) Crossbeam
11 5 (14.71%) Sourcefire
11 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (14.71%) UNIX
11 5 (14.71%) Windows
11 5 (14.71%) Solaris
11 5 (14.71%) Linux
11 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000
11 5 (14.71%) SLA
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (11.76%) ITIL
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 4 (11.76%) Coaching

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) Firewall
2 26 (76.47%) WAN
3 20 (58.82%) LAN
4 19 (55.88%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (23.53%) OSPF
5 8 (23.53%) VPN
6 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
7 6 (17.65%) MPLS
7 6 (17.65%) VoIP
7 6 (17.65%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
9 2 (5.88%) Multicast
9 2 (5.88%) VRRP
9 2 (5.88%) VLAN
9 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (5.88%) WLAN
9 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.88%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Network Engineer
2 17 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 17 (50.00%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (17.65%) Designer
3 6 (17.65%) Network Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Network Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) UNIX
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Solaris
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Network Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Budget Control
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCDP
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) CCDE
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (38.24%) F5
3 11 (32.35%) Juniper
4 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
4 5 (14.71%) Sourcefire
4 5 (14.71%) Crossbeam
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