The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 49 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 6 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.51% 2.61% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.53% 4.68% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
170 235 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 42.82% 55.82% 51.04%
Number of salaries quoted 133 209 166
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £34,357
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £68,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Luton

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Luton

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCSE
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
3 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Sales Executive
2 2 (20.00%) Sales Executive
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telesales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Ajax
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) CCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Sourcefire
3 4 (40.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) VMware