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 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 77 80 90
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.12% 0.58% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.09% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 20
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 £39,200 £57,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -2.29%
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
526 552 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.25% 53.33% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 379 425 427
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) WAN
4 13 (65.00%) CCNP
4 13 (65.00%) Juniper
4 13 (65.00%) CCSE
5 11 (55.00%) Firewall
5 11 (55.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) CCSA
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) BGP
8 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (30.00%) Network Security
10 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
10 5 (25.00%) Network Management
10 5 (25.00%) F5
10 5 (25.00%) CCDP
11 4 (20.00%) Citrix
11 4 (20.00%) CCIE
11 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
11 4 (20.00%) Project Management
11 4 (20.00%) MPLS
11 4 (20.00%) OSPF
11 4 (20.00%) Fault Management
11 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
11 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
12 2 (10.00%) Mentoring

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) LAN
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (40.00%) BGP
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (30.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) MPLS
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) TACACS
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
8 1 (5.00%) VoIP
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Fault Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNP
2 13 (65.00%) CCSE
3 9 (45.00%) CCSA
4 5 (25.00%) CCDP
5 4 (20.00%) CCIE
5 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (10.00%) Nokia
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft