The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 81 88 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 21 7 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.82% 0.66% 4.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 1.11% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 35
Average salary £45,500 £63,750 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.62% +45.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £48,750 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
593 630 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.30% 59.49% 59.62%
Number of salaries quoted 512 585 469
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
East of England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Luton -2 13 £62,500 +19.04% 1
Bedford - 7 £35,000 - 1
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 48 (88.89%) WAN
2 47 (87.04%) LAN
3 45 (83.33%) Firewall
4 41 (75.93%) Cisco
5 40 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (59.26%) CCNP
7 23 (42.59%) MPLS
8 21 (38.89%) CCNA
9 20 (37.04%) IIS
10 19 (35.19%) SQL
10 19 (35.19%) Oracle
11 18 (33.33%) CCDP
12 17 (31.48%) Windows
12 17 (31.48%) CCSA
13 16 (29.63%) Linux
13 16 (29.63%) VPN
14 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
14 14 (25.93%) F5
15 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (24.07%) BIG-IP
15 13 (24.07%) Incident Management
15 13 (24.07%) Network Security
15 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
16 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
16 12 (22.22%) VMware
16 12 (22.22%) CCSE
17 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
17 11 (20.37%) ITIL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (37.04%) IIS
2 7 (12.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (88.89%) WAN
2 47 (87.04%) LAN
3 45 (83.33%) Firewall
4 23 (42.59%) MPLS
5 16 (29.63%) VPN
6 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
7 13 (24.07%) BIG-IP
7 13 (24.07%) Network Security
8 9 (16.67%) DNS
9 8 (14.81%) OSPF
9 8 (14.81%) BGP
9 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (5.56%) VoIP
11 1 (1.85%) ATM
11 1 (1.85%) ISDN
11 1 (1.85%) SMTP
11 1 (1.85%) DHCP
11 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.85%) EIGRP
11 1 (1.85%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
General
1 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Security Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Consultant
3 9 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Network Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Account Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Network Support
5 6 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Security Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Junior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Statistics
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Linux
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.85%) CentOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Incident Management
2 11 (20.37%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Service Delivery
3 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (14.81%) Capacity Management
4 8 (14.81%) Service Management
5 6 (11.11%) Network Management
6 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.70%) Change Control
9 1 (1.85%) Network Design
9 1 (1.85%) Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (59.26%) CCNP
3 21 (38.89%) CCNA
4 18 (33.33%) CCDP
5 17 (31.48%) CCSA
6 12 (22.22%) CCSE
7 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (18.52%) Check Point Certification
7 10 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (18.52%) MCSE
8 5 (9.26%) CCDA
9 3 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (3.70%) Degree
10 2 (3.70%) CCIP
11 1 (1.85%) CCSP
11 1 (1.85%) HNC
11 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Nessus
2 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Cisco
2 19 (35.19%) Oracle
3 14 (25.93%) F5
4 12 (22.22%) VMware
5 7 (12.96%) Juniper
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) Avaya
7 1 (1.85%) Brocade
7 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.85%) Aruba
7 1 (1.85%) Nokia
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas
7 1 (1.85%) Lotus
7 1 (1.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Websense
7 1 (1.85%) BT
7 1 (1.85%) 3Com
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
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