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 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 76 113 93
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -20
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 49 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.47% 0.89% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 5.26% 1.87% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 41
Average salary £52,500 £72,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.58% +61.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £32,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
932 909 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 47.02% 47.44% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 684 681 827
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 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
Milton Keynes +8 17 £45,000 -37.93% 1
High Wycombe +8 10 £52,500 +16.66%
Marlow - 7 - -
CheckPoint
South East

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (95.95%) Cisco
2 54 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (54.05%) Network Security
4 35 (47.30%) CCNP
5 34 (45.95%) Firewall
6 30 (40.54%) LAN
6 30 (40.54%) F5
6 30 (40.54%) CCSE
7 28 (37.84%) Juniper
8 27 (36.49%) WAN
8 27 (36.49%) CCIE
9 26 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
11 18 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (22.97%) VMware
12 17 (22.97%) CCDP
13 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
14 15 (20.27%) Network Design
15 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.92%) SQL
15 14 (18.92%) CCDA
16 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (16.22%) ITIL
17 11 (14.86%) Product Management
17 11 (14.86%) Finance
17 11 (14.86%) Marketing
17 11 (14.86%) Performance Metrics
17 11 (14.86%) ISO/IEC 27001

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
1 2 (2.70%) PaaS
1 2 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (54.05%) Network Security
2 34 (45.95%) Firewall
3 30 (40.54%) LAN
4 27 (36.49%) WAN
5 26 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (24.32%) Cisco PIX
7 16 (21.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (13.51%) BGP
10 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
10 6 (8.11%) OSPF
10 6 (8.11%) Wireless
11 5 (6.76%) Internet
11 5 (6.76%) WLAN
12 4 (5.41%) MPLS
12 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
13 3 (4.05%) VoIP
13 3 (4.05%) BIG-IP
13 3 (4.05%) Cisco IOS
14 2 (2.70%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (20.27%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) Network Engineer
2 21 (28.38%) Security Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) Analyst
5 14 (18.92%) Network Designer
5 14 (18.92%) Designer
6 11 (14.86%) Security Analyst
6 11 (14.86%) Head of Security
7 9 (12.16%) Security Designer
7 9 (12.16%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Senior Security Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Design Authority
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (5.41%) Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (4.05%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (2.70%) PMI
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Network Design
2 12 (16.22%) ITIL
3 11 (14.86%) Product Management
4 8 (10.81%) Network Management
5 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
6 6 (8.11%) Project Management
7 4 (5.41%) Migration
7 4 (5.41%) Fault Management
8 3 (4.05%) Information Security
9 2 (2.70%) Data Management
9 2 (2.70%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.35%) Time Management
10 1 (1.35%) Line Management
10 1 (1.35%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (47.30%) CCNP
3 30 (40.54%) CCSE
4 27 (36.49%) CCIE
5 17 (22.97%) CCDP
6 14 (18.92%) CCDA
7 10 (13.51%) CCSA
8 8 (10.81%) CCIP
9 6 (8.11%) CCNA
10 4 (5.41%) DV Cleared
10 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.35%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.35%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.46%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (95.95%) Cisco
2 30 (40.54%) F5
3 28 (37.84%) Juniper
4 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
5 17 (22.97%) VMware
6 8 (10.81%) Aruba
7 6 (8.11%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.11%) Citrix
8 4 (5.41%) Nokia
9 3 (4.05%) McAfee
9 3 (4.05%) HP
10 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.35%) NetApp
11 1 (1.35%) Symantec