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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 69 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.59% 0.42% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.14% 0.81% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Average salary £47,750 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -5.55%
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
477 496 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 50.53% 51.67% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 410 445 550
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +20 10 £47,750 +12.35% 1
Luton +8 4 £55,000 +29.41%
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (86.21%) WAN
3 24 (82.76%) LAN
4 23 (79.31%) Firewall
5 22 (75.86%) Network Security
6 19 (65.52%) CCSE
7 18 (62.07%) Network Management
8 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
10 15 (51.72%) CCNP
11 14 (48.28%) CCSA
11 14 (48.28%) CCDP
12 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
12 13 (44.83%) MS Visio
12 13 (44.83%) OSPF
12 13 (44.83%) BGP
13 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (41.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
15 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
16 8 (27.59%) Check Point Certification
17 6 (20.69%) CCNA
18 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
19 4 (13.79%) tcpdump
20 3 (10.34%) Business Development
20 3 (10.34%) VMware
20 3 (10.34%) Citrix
21 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
21 2 (6.90%) Websense
21 2 (6.90%) Telecoms

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Visio
2 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 24 (82.76%) LAN
3 23 (79.31%) Firewall
4 22 (75.86%) Network Security
5 13 (44.83%) OSPF
5 13 (44.83%) BGP
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
9 4 (13.79%) tcpdump
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.45%) xDSL
10 1 (3.45%) VPN
10 1 (3.45%) DNS
10 1 (3.45%) MPLS
10 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
10 1 (3.45%) Wireless
10 1 (3.45%) Frame Relay
10 1 (3.45%) VoIP
10 1 (3.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Consultant
2 15 (51.72%) Network Consultant
3 14 (48.28%) Security Consultant
3 14 (48.28%) Network Security Consultant
4 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Sales Executive
6 2 (6.90%) Sales Executive
7 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Network Management
2 13 (44.83%) Load Balancing
3 12 (41.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) CCSE
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (51.72%) CCNP
4 14 (48.28%) CCDP
4 14 (48.28%) CCSA
5 8 (27.59%) Check Point Certification
6 6 (20.69%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) HNC
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.45%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Websense
4 2 (6.90%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) BT
5 1 (3.45%) 3Com
5 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.45%) Brocade
5 1 (3.45%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.45%) Aruba
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) Lotus
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
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