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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 34 42 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.21% 1.00% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 2.05% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 9
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
88 146 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 35.63% 48.83% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 136 225
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Business Development
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Websense
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) CCDP
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) ATM
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (16.67%) SMTP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Sales Executive
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Sales Executive
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Telesales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
1 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
1 1 (16.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Websense
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Veritas
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) BT
5 1 (16.67%) 3Com
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) Aruba
5 1 (16.67%) F5