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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 76 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.94% 0.099% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.66% 0.19% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
542 530 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 56.34% 52.27% 50.31%
Number of salaries quoted 485 475 512
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 - 5 £52,500 - 2
Luton +9 4 £55,000 +22.22%
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 26 (83.87%) WAN
4 24 (77.42%) LAN
5 19 (61.29%) Network Security
6 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (51.61%) Network Management
8 14 (45.16%) CCSE
9 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
9 13 (41.94%) CCNP
10 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
11 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
11 10 (32.26%) CCNA
11 10 (32.26%) CCDP
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
11 10 (32.26%) CCSA
12 9 (29.03%) OSPF
12 9 (29.03%) BGP
13 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (22.58%) Check Point Certification
15 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
16 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
16 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
16 4 (12.90%) VPN
17 3 (9.68%) DNS
17 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
17 3 (9.68%) Windows
17 3 (9.68%) MS Office
17 3 (9.68%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.45%) IIS
1 2 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Visio
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 26 (83.87%) WAN
3 24 (77.42%) LAN
4 19 (61.29%) Network Security
5 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 9 (29.03%) OSPF
6 9 (29.03%) BGP
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
8 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
8 4 (12.90%) VPN
9 3 (9.68%) DNS
10 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
10 2 (6.45%) Wireless
10 2 (6.45%) Frame Relay
10 2 (6.45%) VoIP
10 2 (6.45%) ATM
10 2 (6.45%) ISDN
10 2 (6.45%) SMTP
10 2 (6.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Network Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Consultant
3 13 (41.94%) Network Security Consultant
3 13 (41.94%) Network Consultant
3 13 (41.94%) Security Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Sales Executive
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Sales Executive
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Telesales Executive
6 1 (3.23%) Security Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) SecurID
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Network Management
2 11 (35.48%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Business Development
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCSE
3 13 (41.94%) CCNP
4 10 (32.26%) CCNA
4 10 (32.26%) CCDP
4 10 (32.26%) CCSA
5 7 (22.58%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.23%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
1 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Websense
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Brocade
4 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
4 2 (6.45%) Aruba
4 2 (6.45%) BT
4 2 (6.45%) 3Com
4 2 (6.45%) Avaya
4 2 (6.45%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) Veritas
4 2 (6.45%) Lotus
4 2 (6.45%) Symantec
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
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