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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 98 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.77% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.55% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +8.23%
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
429 516 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 40.40% 49.57% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 345 373 425
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,408 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) Cisco
3 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (68.18%) LAN
4 13 (59.09%) CCNP
5 12 (54.55%) WAN
5 12 (54.55%) F5
6 10 (45.45%) Juniper
7 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (36.36%) CCSE
8 8 (36.36%) Citrix
9 6 (27.27%) CCSA
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
10 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
10 5 (22.73%) VMware
10 5 (22.73%) Change Management
10 5 (22.73%) Wireless
10 5 (22.73%) TACACS
10 5 (22.73%) Nokia
10 5 (22.73%) ITIL
10 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) VoIP
11 4 (18.18%) RIP
11 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
11 4 (18.18%) HP
11 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (18.18%) VRRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 15 (68.18%) LAN
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (22.73%) TACACS
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) BGP
6 4 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 4 (18.18%) HSRP
6 4 (18.18%) OSPF
6 4 (18.18%) RIP
6 4 (18.18%) VoIP
6 4 (18.18%) VRRP
7 2 (9.09%) DHCP
7 2 (9.09%) DNS
7 2 (9.09%) MPLS
7 2 (9.09%) SAN
7 2 (9.09%) SSL
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Network Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Build Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Check Point Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) e-Health
2 1 (4.55%) Handset
2 1 (4.55%) iPhone
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Change Management
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (13.64%) Web Filtering
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
4 2 (9.09%) Fault Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (59.09%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCSE
4 6 (27.27%) CCSA
5 3 (13.64%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
6 2 (9.09%) MCSE
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) VCP5
6 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP NNM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) Juniper
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
6 5 (22.73%) Nokia
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) HP
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Symantec
9 2 (9.09%) AppSense
9 2 (9.09%) Computacenter
9 2 (9.09%) NetApp
10 1 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (4.55%) FireEye
10 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.55%) Imperva
10 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
10 1 (4.55%) Proofpoint
10 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL