The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 36 67 88
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +21
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 50 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.49% 1.40% 1.27%
As % of the Vendors category 11.74% 2.83% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 13
Average salary £58,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £42,650 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
CheckPoint
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
426 494 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 55.25% 49.25% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 392 414 468
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +37 36 £58,500 +28.57% 1
Luton +3 2 - -
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 75 (97.40%) Cisco
2 72 (93.51%) CCNP
2 72 (93.51%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (77.92%) WAN
3 60 (77.92%) Firewall
4 59 (76.62%) LAN
5 55 (71.43%) CCSE
6 54 (70.13%) CCDP
7 46 (59.74%) Network Security
8 35 (45.45%) OSPF
8 35 (45.45%) BGP
9 33 (42.86%) F5
9 33 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 29 (37.66%) Presales
10 29 (37.66%) MS Excel
11 28 (36.36%) People Management
11 28 (36.36%) Load Balancing
12 27 (35.06%) Data Centre
12 27 (35.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (33.77%) TCP/IP
13 26 (33.77%) Spanning Tree
13 26 (33.77%) Web Filtering
13 26 (33.77%) Kalman Filter
13 26 (33.77%) tcpdump
13 26 (33.77%) Wireshark
14 25 (32.47%) CCSA
15 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
16 22 (28.57%) Network Management
17 20 (25.97%) MS Visio
18 19 (24.68%) Coaching

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (37.66%) MS Excel
2 20 (25.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (77.92%) Firewall
1 60 (77.92%) WAN
2 59 (76.62%) LAN
3 46 (59.74%) Network Security
4 35 (45.45%) BGP
4 35 (45.45%) OSPF
5 33 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 26 (33.77%) Spanning Tree
6 26 (33.77%) TCP/IP
6 26 (33.77%) tcpdump
6 26 (33.77%) Wireshark
7 8 (10.39%) BIG-IP
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (6.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.60%) HSRP
11 2 (2.60%) RIP
11 2 (2.60%) VRRP
11 2 (2.60%) Wireless
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 2 (2.60%) Advertising
2 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (31.17%) Technical Leader
2 22 (28.57%) Consultant
2 22 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 16 (20.78%) Network Security Consultant
3 16 (20.78%) Security Consultant
4 12 (15.58%) Check Point Consultant
4 12 (15.58%) Network Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Network Manager
5 11 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
5 11 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Network Security Manager
6 9 (11.69%) Security Manager
7 7 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
7 7 (9.09%) Service Manager
8 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.79%) Technical Team Leader
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (5.19%) IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.06%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.79%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.60%) Windows
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.66%) Presales
2 28 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 28 (36.36%) People Management
3 27 (35.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (33.77%) Kalman Filter
4 26 (33.77%) Web Filtering
5 22 (28.57%) Network Management
6 19 (24.68%) Coaching
7 7 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.90%) High Availability
9 2 (2.60%) Identity Management
9 2 (2.60%) Information Security
9 2 (2.60%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.30%) Data Management
10 1 (1.30%) DDoS Mitigation
10 1 (1.30%) Information Management
10 1 (1.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (93.51%) CCNP
1 72 (93.51%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (71.43%) CCSE
3 54 (70.13%) CCDP
4 25 (32.47%) CCSA
5 12 (15.58%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.30%) CCIE
6 1 (1.30%) CCMSE
6 1 (1.30%) CCNA
6 1 (1.30%) CCSM
6 1 (1.30%) VCAP
6 1 (1.30%) VCDX
6 1 (1.30%) VCP5
6 1 (1.30%) VCP6
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.60%) HP NNM
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 75 (97.40%) Cisco
2 33 (42.86%) F5
3 23 (29.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) VMware
6 2 (2.60%) Avaya
6 2 (2.60%) Dell
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Intel
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