The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 48 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.91% 0.37% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 5.96% 0.81% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 9
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
CheckPoint
Wiltshire

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

Vendors Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
285 247 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 48.72% 45.66% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 220 201 230
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Swindon

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Swindon

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) Blue Coat
5 13 (44.83%) ITIL
5 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (37.93%) Windows
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (34.48%) CCNP
7 10 (34.48%) Juniper
7 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 10 (34.48%) Sourcefire
7 10 (34.48%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) MCP
8 9 (31.03%) F5
8 9 (31.03%) Coaching
9 8 (27.59%) HP
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
10 7 (24.14%) Solaris
10 7 (24.14%) CISSP
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.69%) MCSE
11 6 (20.69%) WAN
11 6 (20.69%) SLA
11 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (20.69%) ProxySG
11 6 (20.69%) SCCM
11 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (6.90%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.90%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) Network Security
3 6 (20.69%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (10.34%) TACACS
5 3 (10.34%) VoIP
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
7 1 (3.45%) MPLS
7 1 (3.45%) BGP
7 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
7 1 (3.45%) LAN
7 1 (3.45%) SCCP
7 1 (3.45%) H.323
7 1 (3.45%) VLAN
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Security Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Operations Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Security Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Security Operations Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Security Designer
3 4 (13.79%) Designer
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Designer
6 1 (3.45%) Product Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Development Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 2000
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 9 (31.03%) Coaching
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Security Management
4 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
4 5 (17.24%) SIEM
4 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Change Control
6 3 (10.34%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Release Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Data Management
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design
7 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Service Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.45%) Demand Forecasting
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (34.48%) CCNP
4 9 (31.03%) MCP
5 7 (24.14%) CISSP
6 6 (20.69%) MCSE
6 6 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (17.24%) CHFI
7 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) MCSA
7 5 (17.24%) CCIE
8 3 (10.34%) CCNA
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
9 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
9 2 (6.90%) CCVP
9 2 (6.90%) CCSE
9 2 (6.90%) JNCIS
9 2 (6.90%) CCDP
9 2 (6.90%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.69%) ProxySG
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (3.45%) Netcool
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Blue Coat
4 10 (34.48%) Sourcefire
4 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) Juniper
5 9 (31.03%) F5
6 8 (27.59%) HP
7 5 (17.24%) McAfee
7 5 (17.24%) Crossbeam
8 4 (13.79%) Citrix
9 2 (6.90%) Symantec
9 2 (6.90%) EMC