The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 April 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
England / South West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 194 197
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 59 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 1.03% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 2.25% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 41
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

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 the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2131 2618 2745
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.15% 45.48% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1778 2164 2214
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in the South West

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in the South West

CheckPoint
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Bristol -19 7 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Wiltshire +9 4 £42,000 +3.70% 2
Gloucestershire -2 1 £40,000 -5.88% 1
CheckPoint
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 South West region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 40 (75.47%) Firewall
3 25 (47.17%) ITIL
4 23 (43.40%) Juniper
5 22 (41.51%) VMware
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
7 18 (33.96%) Network Security
8 17 (32.08%) HP
8 17 (32.08%) CCNA
9 15 (28.30%) CCNP
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (24.53%) ITIL V3
12 12 (22.64%) Palo Alto
12 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (22.64%) Solaris
12 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
12 12 (22.64%) IBM
12 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (22.64%) Project Management
13 11 (20.75%) VPN
13 11 (20.75%) Linux
13 11 (20.75%) Oracle
14 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
14 10 (18.87%) LAN
14 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
14 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.87%) Presales

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.66%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (9.43%) IaaS
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (75.47%) Firewall
2 18 (33.96%) Network Security
3 14 (26.42%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
5 11 (20.75%) VPN
6 10 (18.87%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (18.87%) LAN
7 9 (16.98%) VLAN
7 9 (16.98%) WAN
8 6 (11.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (9.43%) DNS
9 5 (9.43%) FWSM
9 5 (9.43%) MPLS
9 5 (9.43%) OSPF
9 5 (9.43%) SSL
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (7.55%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (7.55%) NetScaler
10 4 (7.55%) SAN
10 4 (7.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MySQL
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (9.43%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (18.87%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.98%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Publishing
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Electronics
4 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
3 6 (11.32%) ArcSight Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (11.32%) Network Specialist
3 6 (11.32%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Security Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) SIEM Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.43%) CMDB
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Driving Licence
3 5 (9.43%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (7.55%) Replication
5 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 12 (22.64%) Solaris
2 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) Linux
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.21%) Unix
6 6 (11.32%) Windows 2000
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL V3
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Presales
4 10 (18.87%) PRINCE2
4 10 (18.87%) SIEM
5 9 (16.98%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (16.98%) Service Management
6 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (11.32%) Content Development
8 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (11.32%) IT Strategy
8 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
8 6 (11.32%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (9.43%) Logistics
9 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.08%) CCNA
3 15 (28.30%) CCNP
4 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.32%) Degree
5 6 (11.32%) DV Cleared
5 6 (11.32%) ISEB
6 5 (9.43%) PMI Certification
6 5 (9.43%) PMP
7 4 (7.55%) CCENT
7 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
8 3 (5.66%) CCSP
8 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.77%) MCITP
10 1 (1.89%) ACCA
10 1 (1.89%) EXIN
10 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) GPG13
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.66%) Firmware
4 3 (5.66%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (9.43%) SCVMM
3 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.55%) QRadar
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Cisco
2 23 (43.40%) Juniper
3 22 (41.51%) VMware
4 17 (32.08%) HP
5 12 (22.64%) IBM
5 12 (22.64%) Palo Alto
6 11 (20.75%) Oracle
7 10 (18.87%) F5
7 10 (18.87%) Splunk
8 7 (13.21%) ArcSight
9 6 (11.32%) Crossbeam
10 5 (9.43%) BMC
10 5 (9.43%) Citrix
10 5 (9.43%) EMC
10 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 5 (9.43%) NetApp
10 5 (9.43%) WatchGuard
11 4 (7.55%) Brocade
11 4 (7.55%) Intel
11 4 (7.55%) Sun
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