The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 20 February 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 19 11 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +33
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 37 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.56% 17.37% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 8.89% 28.68% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 36 6
Median salary £57,500 £58,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.70% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 129 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 62.50% 60.56% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 78 127 123
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bedford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bedford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) WAN
3 22 (88.00%) CCSE
4 21 (84.00%) LAN
4 21 (84.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (76.00%) Network Security
5 19 (76.00%) CCSA
6 18 (72.00%) Firewall
6 18 (72.00%) OSPF
6 18 (72.00%) BGP
6 18 (72.00%) Spanning Tree
6 18 (72.00%) Data Centre
7 15 (60.00%) CCDP
7 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (48.00%) Wireshark
8 12 (48.00%) tcpdump
9 9 (36.00%) Network Management
9 9 (36.00%) F5
9 9 (36.00%) Presales
10 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
10 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
10 6 (24.00%) CCIE
10 6 (24.00%) CA
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
11 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (84.00%) LAN
3 19 (76.00%) Network Security
4 18 (72.00%) BGP
4 18 (72.00%) Firewall
4 18 (72.00%) OSPF
4 18 (72.00%) Spanning Tree
5 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) tcpdump
6 12 (48.00%) Wireshark
7 6 (24.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (12.00%) DNS
8 3 (12.00%) IPsec
8 3 (12.00%) IPv4
8 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 3 (12.00%) VoIP
8 3 (12.00%) VPN
8 3 (12.00%) Wireless
8 3 (12.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Consultant
1 13 (52.00%) Network Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 12 (48.00%) Security Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Security Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (12.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) iSeries
5 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (36.00%) Network Management
2 9 (36.00%) Presales
3 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Data Encryption
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Information Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (88.00%) CCSE
3 19 (76.00%) CCSA
4 15 (60.00%) CCDP
5 6 (24.00%) CCIE
6 3 (12.00%) CCMSE
6 3 (12.00%) CCSM
6 3 (12.00%) VCAP
6 3 (12.00%) VCDX
6 3 (12.00%) VCP5
6 3 (12.00%) VCP6
6 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) CA
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) VMware