Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 79 134
Rank change year-on-year -42 +55 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 26 50 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.99% 2.31% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 5.47% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,250 £39,528 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.53% -16.78% +23.38%
10th Percentile £40,875 £25,875 £34,625
90th Percentile £66,750 £66,250 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £41,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +10.84% +20.29% -27.37%

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 941 914 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.77% 42.26% 39.57%
Number of salaries quoted 606 609 712
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) Firewall
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (61.54%) F5
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 12 (46.15%) CCNP
5 12 (46.15%) Network Security
6 11 (42.31%) Finance
7 8 (30.77%) VPN
7 8 (30.77%) CCDP
7 8 (30.77%) BGP
7 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (23.08%) CCIE
8 6 (23.08%) LAN
9 5 (19.23%) OSPF
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
9 5 (19.23%) BIG-IP
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 4 (15.38%) Network Design
10 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
10 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
10 4 (15.38%) CCSE
10 4 (15.38%) CCSA

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 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) Network Security
3 8 (30.77%) BGP
3 8 (30.77%) VPN
4 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 5 (19.23%) BIG-IP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (19.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (19.23%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 4 (15.38%) Wireless
7 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.54%) MPLS
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.54%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) Internet
8 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Back Office
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Security Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) Network Segmentation
4 2 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (46.15%) CCNP
3 8 (30.77%) CCDP
4 6 (23.08%) CCIE
5 4 (15.38%) CCSA
5 4 (15.38%) CCSE
6 2 (7.69%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (7.69%) CISSP
7 1 (3.85%) CCNA
7 1 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) F5
3 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) Blue Coat
5 4 (15.38%) Dell
5 4 (15.38%) Fortinet
5 4 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) CyberArk
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) Varonis
7 1 (3.85%) Charles River
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds