The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 77 75 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 16 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.44% 1.39% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 2.87% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 17
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
537 523 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.20% 48.47% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 392 425 339
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (65.22%) WAN
4 14 (60.87%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) CCSE
5 12 (52.17%) LAN
5 12 (52.17%) CCNP
5 12 (52.17%) Juniper
6 9 (39.13%) CCSA
6 9 (39.13%) ITIL
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (34.78%) BGP
8 7 (30.43%) Network Security
9 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (26.09%) F5
10 5 (21.74%) Network Management
10 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
10 5 (21.74%) CCDP
11 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
11 4 (17.39%) MPLS
11 4 (17.39%) OSPF
11 4 (17.39%) CCIE
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) Fault Management
11 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
12 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Project Management
12 3 (13.04%) Information Security
13 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) WAN
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (34.78%) BGP
6 7 (30.43%) Network Security
7 6 (26.09%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (17.39%) EIGRP
8 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) OSPF
9 2 (8.70%) TACACS
9 2 (8.70%) SSL
9 2 (8.70%) Internet
10 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
10 1 (4.35%) VPN
10 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
2 5 (21.74%) Network Management
3 4 (17.39%) Fault Management
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (52.17%) CCNP
2 12 (52.17%) CCSE
3 9 (39.13%) CCSA
4 5 (21.74%) CCDP
5 4 (17.39%) CCIE
6 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) Juniper
3 6 (26.09%) F5
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Nokia
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) HP