The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 84 114 83
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 32 8 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.82% 0.43% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.87% 0.89% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 43
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £60,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £72,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
CheckPoint
South East

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

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
827 901 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.04% 48.94% 46.48%
Number of salaries quoted 604 693 813
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,454 £23,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Milton Keynes +3 12 £45,000 -37.93%
Marlow - 8 - -
High Wycombe - 6 £43,750 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £62,500 -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 71 (97.26%) Cisco
2 53 (72.60%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (50.68%) Network Security
4 34 (46.58%) Firewall
4 34 (46.58%) CCNP
5 33 (45.21%) F5
6 32 (43.84%) CCSE
7 29 (39.73%) Cisco ASA
7 29 (39.73%) CCIE
8 27 (36.99%) LAN
8 27 (36.99%) WAN
8 27 (36.99%) Juniper
9 21 (28.77%) Cisco PIX
10 19 (26.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.29%) VMware
12 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (21.92%) CCDP
13 15 (20.55%) SQL
13 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
13 15 (20.55%) Network Design
14 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
14 14 (19.18%) CCDA
14 14 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 11 (15.07%) Product Management
16 11 (15.07%) Marketing
16 11 (15.07%) Finance
16 11 (15.07%) ITIL
16 11 (15.07%) Performance Metrics

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (2.74%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.74%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
1 2 (2.74%) PaaS
1 2 (2.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (50.68%) Network Security
2 34 (46.58%) Firewall
3 29 (39.73%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (36.99%) LAN
4 27 (36.99%) WAN
5 21 (28.77%) Cisco PIX
6 19 (26.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (19.18%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (13.70%) BGP
9 8 (10.96%) OSPF
10 6 (8.22%) EIGRP
11 5 (6.85%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
11 5 (6.85%) WLAN
12 4 (5.48%) MPLS
12 4 (5.48%) Wireless
13 3 (4.11%) BIG-IP
13 3 (4.11%) Internet
13 3 (4.11%) VoIP
14 2 (2.74%) ATM
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.07%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Network Engineer
2 24 (32.88%) Security Engineer
3 19 (26.03%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (19.18%) Network Designer
4 14 (19.18%) Analyst
4 14 (19.18%) Designer
5 11 (15.07%) Head of Security
5 11 (15.07%) Security Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Security Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 9 (12.33%) Security Designer
7 8 (10.96%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Cisco Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (2.74%) PMI
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Network Design
2 11 (15.07%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Product Management
3 9 (12.33%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.22%) Project Management
5 5 (6.85%) Network Management
6 4 (5.48%) Fault Management
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 2 (2.74%) Information Security
7 2 (2.74%) Data Management
7 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.37%) Time Management
8 1 (1.37%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.37%) SIEM
8 1 (1.37%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (1.37%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (72.60%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (46.58%) CCNP
3 32 (43.84%) CCSE
4 29 (39.73%) CCIE
5 16 (21.92%) CCDP
6 14 (19.18%) CCDA
7 9 (12.33%) CCSA
8 8 (10.96%) CCIP
9 5 (6.85%) CCNA
10 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
10 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.37%) CISA
12 1 (1.37%) CISM
12 1 (1.37%) GCIA
12 1 (1.37%) GCIH
12 1 (1.37%) CEH
12 1 (1.37%) CISSP
12 1 (1.37%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.59%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCCM
2 2 (2.74%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) Nessus
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (97.26%) Cisco
2 33 (45.21%) F5
3 27 (36.99%) Juniper
4 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.29%) VMware
5 8 (10.96%) Aruba
6 6 (8.22%) Citrix
6 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
7 4 (5.48%) Nokia
8 3 (4.11%) HP
8 3 (4.11%) McAfee
9 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.37%) Qualys
10 1 (1.37%) Symantec
10 1 (1.37%) ArcSight