The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Luton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 50 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.09% 0.45% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 0.89% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
241 225 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 55.92% 50.68% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 215 166 155
Average salary £41,750 £50,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.50% +19.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £68,650 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Bedfordshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) MPLS
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Nessus
4 6 (60.00%) SaaS
4 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) Apache
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (30.00%) CCSA
5 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) CCDA
5 3 (30.00%) CCSE
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) FWSM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) FWSM
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
1 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (60.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNA
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCSA
3 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCDA
3 3 (30.00%) CCSE
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) F5
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