Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 116 117
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 20 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 1.04% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 2.57% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £59,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.27% +18.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,119 £33,500
90th Percentile £50,200 £66,250 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% -13.54% +6.67%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 928 894 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.12% 40.25% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 617 593 677
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,375 £72,500 £68,200
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Edinburgh

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Network Security
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (40.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) F5
5 7 (35.00%) CCSA
5 7 (35.00%) CCSE
6 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) Dell
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Juniper
7 5 (25.00%) CCDP
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (10.00%) BGP
10 2 (10.00%) CCNA
10 2 (10.00%) Microsoft

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) Network Security
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) BGP
4 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NX-OS
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Check Point Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCSA
2 7 (35.00%) CCSE
3 5 (25.00%) CCDP
4 3 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE
6 1 (5.00%) CCIE Security
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) F5
4 6 (30.00%) Dell
5 5 (25.00%) Juniper
6 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.00%) Zscaler