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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 70 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 22 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.06% 2.94% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 5.56% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 8
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -21.45%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £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
517 630 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 48.36% 52.99% 59.01%
Number of salaries quoted 421 574 573
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 +36 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Luton +3 4 £65,500 +4.80%
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 36 (87.80%) CCNP
2 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (82.93%) CCSE
4 33 (80.49%) Network Security
5 32 (78.05%) CCDP
5 32 (78.05%) Firewall
6 31 (75.61%) LAN
6 31 (75.61%) WAN
6 31 (75.61%) CCSA
7 30 (73.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 26 (63.41%) Spanning Tree
8 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
8 26 (63.41%) BGP
9 25 (60.98%) OSPF
10 24 (58.54%) Load Balancing
11 23 (56.10%) MS Visio
12 21 (51.22%) Network Management
13 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
13 20 (48.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
14 19 (46.34%) Check Point Certification
15 17 (41.46%) Wireshark
16 16 (39.02%) tcpdump
17 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
18 7 (17.07%) CCNA
19 5 (12.20%) CCDA
19 5 (12.20%) F5
20 4 (9.76%) Sourcefire
20 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (56.10%) MS Visio
2 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.76%) MS Office
4 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) Network Security
2 32 (78.05%) Firewall
3 31 (75.61%) LAN
3 31 (75.61%) WAN
4 30 (73.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 26 (63.41%) Spanning Tree
5 26 (63.41%) BGP
6 25 (60.98%) OSPF
7 20 (48.78%) TCP/IP
8 17 (41.46%) Wireshark
9 16 (39.02%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.44%) MPLS
11 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (75.61%) Consultant
2 22 (53.66%) Network Consultant
3 20 (48.78%) Security Consultant
4 17 (41.46%) Network Security Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) AWS Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Systems Development Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Ajax
1 2 (4.88%) JSON
1 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
1 2 (4.88%) jQuery
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
1 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (48.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.44%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) Load Balancing
2 21 (51.22%) Network Management
3 20 (48.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Line Management
5 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) Change Management
6 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.44%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VB
2 2 (4.88%) C
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) CCNP
1 36 (87.80%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (82.93%) CCSE
3 32 (78.05%) CCDP
4 31 (75.61%) CCSA
5 19 (46.34%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (17.07%) CCNA
7 5 (12.20%) CCDA
8 3 (7.32%) CCIP
8 3 (7.32%) Degree
9 1 (2.44%) HNC
9 1 (2.44%) MCSE
9 1 (2.44%) CCIE
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Cisco
2 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) F5
4 4 (9.76%) Sourcefire
4 4 (9.76%) LogRhythm
5 2 (4.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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