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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 11 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +15
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 36 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.86% 2.30% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 25.17% 4.43% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 1
Average salary £58,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.05%
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
143 158 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 63.00% 51.80% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 141 123 169
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 47 (95.92%) Cisco
2 46 (93.88%) CCNP
2 46 (93.88%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (77.55%) Firewall
3 38 (77.55%) WAN
4 37 (75.51%) LAN
4 37 (75.51%) CCSE
5 35 (71.43%) Network Security
6 32 (65.31%) CCDP
7 28 (57.14%) Presales
8 25 (51.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (48.98%) TCP/IP
9 24 (48.98%) OSPF
9 24 (48.98%) BGP
9 24 (48.98%) Spanning Tree
9 24 (48.98%) Wireshark
9 24 (48.98%) tcpdump
9 24 (48.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (42.86%) People Management
10 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
11 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
12 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
13 18 (36.73%) Network Management
13 18 (36.73%) MS Visio
14 16 (32.65%) CCSA
14 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
15 15 (30.61%) F5
16 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
16 14 (28.57%) Web Filtering
17 13 (26.53%) Coaching

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (36.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 38 (77.55%) Firewall
1 38 (77.55%) WAN
2 37 (75.51%) LAN
3 35 (71.43%) Network Security
4 24 (48.98%) BGP
4 24 (48.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 24 (48.98%) OSPF
4 24 (48.98%) Spanning Tree
4 24 (48.98%) TCP/IP
4 24 (48.98%) tcpdump
4 24 (48.98%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
General
1 2 (4.08%) Advertising
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Consultant
1 15 (30.61%) Network Consultant
1 15 (30.61%) Technical Leader
2 12 (24.49%) Network Manager
3 9 (18.37%) Network Security Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Network Security Manager
3 9 (18.37%) Security Consultant
3 9 (18.37%) Security Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Network Services Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Check Point Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Presales
2 25 (51.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (42.86%) People Management
4 19 (38.78%) Load Balancing
5 18 (36.73%) Network Management
6 14 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (28.57%) Web Filtering
7 13 (26.53%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
9 1 (2.04%) Data Management
9 1 (2.04%) DDoS Mitigation
9 1 (2.04%) High Availability
9 1 (2.04%) Information Management
9 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (93.88%) CCNP
1 46 (93.88%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (75.51%) CCSE
3 32 (65.31%) CCDP
4 16 (32.65%) CCSA
5 10 (20.41%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
6 1 (2.04%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) CCSM
6 1 (2.04%) VCAP
6 1 (2.04%) VCDX
6 1 (2.04%) VCP5
6 1 (2.04%) VCP6
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
1 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Cisco
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) F5
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Avaya
5 2 (4.08%) Dell
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) IBM
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