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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 40 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.51% 3.48% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 12.40% 6.25% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £52,500 £43,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% +1.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £35,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £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
121 176 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.49% 55.70% 73.88%
Number of salaries quoted 113 155 209
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 3 September 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bedford

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (96.88%) Cisco
1 31 (96.88%) CCNP
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (93.75%) CCDP
2 30 (93.75%) Network Security
3 29 (90.63%) CCSE
4 27 (84.38%) Firewall
4 27 (84.38%) LAN
4 27 (84.38%) WAN
5 26 (81.25%) CCSA
6 24 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (75.00%) OSPF
6 24 (75.00%) BGP
7 23 (71.88%) Spanning Tree
8 22 (68.75%) Load Balancing
9 20 (62.50%) Data Centre
10 15 (46.88%) Wireshark
10 15 (46.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (46.88%) tcpdump
10 15 (46.88%) Network Management
11 14 (43.75%) MS Visio
11 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
11 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
12 12 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
13 7 (21.88%) F5
14 5 (15.63%) CCNA
14 5 (15.63%) CCDA
15 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 3 (9.38%) MS Office
16 3 (9.38%) Network Design

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (43.75%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Network Security
2 27 (84.38%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) LAN
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 24 (75.00%) OSPF
3 24 (75.00%) BGP
3 24 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (71.88%) Spanning Tree
5 15 (46.88%) tcpdump
5 15 (46.88%) Wireshark
6 14 (43.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Consultant
2 18 (56.25%) Network Consultant
3 14 (43.75%) Security Consultant
3 14 (43.75%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (21.88%) Security Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Network Design Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Network Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Security Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Load Balancing
2 15 (46.88%) Network Management
2 15 (46.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) People Management
4 2 (6.25%) Coaching
4 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 31 (96.88%) CCNP
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (93.75%) CCDP
3 29 (90.63%) CCSE
4 26 (81.25%) CCSA
5 12 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
6 5 (15.63%) CCNA
6 5 (15.63%) CCDA
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) F5