Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Check Point Software Technologies.

CheckPoint
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 94 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 +15
Contract jobs citing CheckPoint 14 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.92% 1.04% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 2.19% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £431 £372 £387
90th Percentile £521 £490 £464
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -16.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 746 778 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 49.08% 47.38% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 354 362
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £211 £250 £200
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 36 31
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.75 £16.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +50.00% +9.62%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £57.50 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.71 £11.75
% change year-on-year -22.20% +42.21% +5.38%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

CheckPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CheckPoint in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (57.14%) SAN
5 8 (57.14%) NetApp
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 8 (57.14%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 5 (35.71%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (35.71%) Network Design
7 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (21.43%) Wireless
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Juniper
8 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (21.43%) Network Security
8 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
9 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) HP Storage
9 2 (14.29%) ProxySG
9 2 (14.29%) VPN

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
6 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Architect
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) HP Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point GAiA
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Capacity Management
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
1 5 (35.71%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) HNC
1 1 (7.14%) HND
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) Blue Coat
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) NetApp
5 8 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 6 (42.86%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
8 1 (7.14%) F5
8 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
8 1 (7.14%) McAfee
8 1 (7.14%) Riverbed