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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 82 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.62% 1.98% 3.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 4.17% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 26
Average salary £47,750 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.78% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
505 432 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 44.69% 47.47% 49.34%
Number of salaries quoted 370 370 341
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 12 (54.55%) Firewall
4 9 (40.91%) Juniper
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (36.36%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) CCNP
6 6 (27.27%) BGP
7 5 (22.73%) MPLS
7 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) CCIE
7 5 (22.73%) CCNA
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 5 (22.73%) F5
8 4 (18.18%) Network Management
8 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (18.18%) Network Security
8 4 (18.18%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 3 (13.64%) Service Management
9 3 (13.64%) Information Security
9 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (13.64%) Linux
9 3 (13.64%) IBM
9 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.64%) VPN
9 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) WAN
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (36.36%) LAN
4 6 (27.27%) BGP
5 5 (22.73%) MPLS
5 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
8 2 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (9.09%) SSL
9 1 (4.55%) OSPF
9 1 (4.55%) Wireless
9 1 (4.55%) WLAN
9 1 (4.55%) SNMP
9 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Technical Design Authority
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Account Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCIE
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) CCSP
6 1 (4.55%) CCIP
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) VTSP
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Netcool
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) Zenoss
1 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) F5
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) IBM
5 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) EMC
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet