The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -14 +5  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.57% 2.38% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 5.30% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 1
Median salary £45,000 £31,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.16% -6.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £33,750 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -1.09%  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 285 302 225
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 40.77% 45.01% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 339 723 317
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,798 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Somerset

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Somerset

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Clevedon -2 1 £40,000 +29.03%
Street - 1 £50,000 -
CheckPoint
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) PPP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VMS
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCIE
3 1 (25.00%) CCMSE
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) CCSE
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto