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 3 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 32 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 16 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.93% 2.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.94% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £52,500 £40,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +2.40%
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
134 159 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 49.63% 56.38% 67.91%
Number of salaries quoted 103 145 178
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) CCNP
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (100.00%) Network Security
2 30 (96.77%) CCDP
2 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 30 (96.77%) CCSA
3 29 (93.55%) CCSE
4 27 (87.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (83.87%) Spanning Tree
5 26 (83.87%) BGP
6 25 (80.65%) LAN
6 25 (80.65%) WAN
6 25 (80.65%) OSPF
6 25 (80.65%) Firewall
7 24 (77.42%) Data Centre
7 24 (77.42%) Load Balancing
8 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
8 20 (64.52%) MS Visio
9 18 (58.06%) TCP/IP
9 18 (58.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (58.06%) Network Management
10 17 (54.84%) Wireshark
11 16 (51.61%) tcpdump
12 14 (45.16%) Check Point Certification
13 6 (19.35%) CCNA
13 6 (19.35%) F5
14 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (12.90%) CCDA
14 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
15 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 20 (64.52%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Network Security
2 27 (87.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 26 (83.87%) Spanning Tree
3 26 (83.87%) BGP
4 25 (80.65%) Firewall
4 25 (80.65%) LAN
4 25 (80.65%) WAN
4 25 (80.65%) OSPF
5 18 (58.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (54.84%) Wireshark
7 16 (51.61%) tcpdump
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Consultant
2 20 (64.52%) Network Consultant
3 15 (48.39%) Security Consultant
3 15 (48.39%) Network Security Consultant
4 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Security Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Security Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (77.42%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Load Balancing
2 18 (58.06%) Network Management
2 18 (58.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.23%) Time Management
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) CCNP
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (96.77%) CCSA
2 30 (96.77%) CCDP
3 29 (93.55%) CCSE
4 14 (45.16%) Check Point Certification
5 6 (19.35%) CCNA
6 4 (12.90%) CCDA
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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