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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 53 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.55% 1.17% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 2.26% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £39,500 £44,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.73% +20.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,750 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £60,250 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
289 266 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 55.90% 51.85% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 256 233 174
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £47,560 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Swindon

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Juniper
4 8 (42.11%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) MCP
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 6 (31.58%) CISSP
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Coaching
8 4 (21.05%) F5
9 3 (15.79%) SIEM
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
9 3 (15.79%) SCCM
9 3 (15.79%) SCOM
9 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Snort
9 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (15.79%) Security Management
9 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.79%) CCNA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Security Operations Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Operations Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Support
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Solaris
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Security Management
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCP
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) CHFI
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (15.79%) Snort
1 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 3 (15.79%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) Crossbeam
6 2 (10.53%) Nokia
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
6 2 (10.53%) LogRhythm