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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 23 36 70
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 14 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.53% 3.91% 2.51%
As % of the Vendors category 17.50% 8.21% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 12
Average salary £66,000 £54,250 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.65% +4.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,650 £47,750 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
CheckPoint
Bedfordshire

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
80 134 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 43.01% 47.69% 58.87%
Number of salaries quoted 69 95 272
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint.

1 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 47 (94.00%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (94.00%) CCNP
3 42 (84.00%) WAN
4 40 (80.00%) LAN
5 39 (78.00%) Firewall
6 38 (76.00%) Network Security
7 36 (72.00%) CCDP
8 33 (66.00%) OSPF
8 33 (66.00%) BGP
8 33 (66.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (66.00%) Spanning Tree
8 33 (66.00%) Presales
9 32 (64.00%) TCP/IP
9 32 (64.00%) CCSE
10 31 (62.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (62.00%) Wireshark
10 31 (62.00%) tcpdump
11 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
12 26 (52.00%) Load Balancing
13 25 (50.00%) Network Management
13 25 (50.00%) F5
14 24 (48.00%) MS Visio
15 19 (38.00%) CCSA
16 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
17 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
18 12 (24.00%) People Management
19 10 (20.00%) Web Filtering
19 10 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
19 10 (20.00%) BIG-IP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CheckPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) MS Visio
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 42 (84.00%) WAN
2 40 (80.00%) LAN
3 39 (78.00%) Firewall
4 38 (76.00%) Network Security
5 33 (66.00%) BGP
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 33 (66.00%) OSPF
5 33 (66.00%) Spanning Tree
6 32 (64.00%) TCP/IP
7 31 (62.00%) tcpdump
7 31 (62.00%) Wireshark
8 10 (20.00%) BIG-IP
9 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (14.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (4.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Consultant
1 25 (50.00%) Network Consultant
2 17 (34.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (34.00%) Security Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 9 (18.00%) Network Manager
5 6 (12.00%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Security Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Network Services Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Unix
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Presales
2 31 (62.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (52.00%) Load Balancing
4 25 (50.00%) Network Management
5 12 (24.00%) People Management
6 10 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (20.00%) Web Filtering
7 9 (18.00%) Coaching
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 2 (4.00%) High Availability
8 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.00%) Information Management
8 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (94.00%) CCNP
1 47 (94.00%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (72.00%) CCDP
3 32 (64.00%) CCSE
4 19 (38.00%) CCSA
5 9 (18.00%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (4.00%) CCIE
6 2 (4.00%) CCMSE
6 2 (4.00%) CCSM
6 2 (4.00%) VCAP
6 2 (4.00%) VCDX
6 2 (4.00%) VCP5
6 2 (4.00%) VCP6
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Cisco
2 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) CA
6 2 (4.00%) Avaya
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 2 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
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