Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

CheckPoint
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 42 45
Rank change year-on-year +34 +3 +26
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 39 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 15.12% 5.52% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 28.89% 11.80% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 25
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,500 £38,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £61,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year -17.78% +7.14% +15.38%

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

All Vendors
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 135 161 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 52.33% 46.80% 47.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 145 237
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £23,500 £27,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £69,000 £64,000 £62,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26% +6.15%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Bedford

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Bedford.

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Bedford

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Bedford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 37 (94.87%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (94.87%) LAN
2 37 (94.87%) WAN
3 34 (87.18%) Network Security
4 26 (66.67%) Firewall
5 25 (64.10%) OSPF
5 25 (64.10%) BGP
6 24 (61.54%) CCNP
6 24 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
7 23 (58.97%) CCSE
8 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
9 21 (53.85%) CCDP
10 20 (51.28%) Presales
11 16 (41.03%) CCSA
12 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
12 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
13 13 (33.33%) Network Design
14 12 (30.77%) Network Management
15 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
15 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
15 11 (28.21%) CCNA
16 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (23.08%) Driving Licence
17 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
17 7 (17.95%) Check Point Certification
17 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
18 5 (12.82%) F5
19 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) LAN
1 37 (94.87%) WAN
2 34 (87.18%) Network Security
3 26 (66.67%) Firewall
4 25 (64.10%) BGP
4 25 (64.10%) OSPF
5 24 (61.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 24 (61.54%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
7 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.13%) DWDM
8 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.13%) HSRP
8 2 (5.13%) MPLS
8 2 (5.13%) SSL
8 2 (5.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.56%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.56%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Consultant
1 19 (48.72%) Network Consultant
2 17 (43.59%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (43.59%) Security Consultant
3 15 (38.46%) Check Point Consultant
3 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
4 13 (33.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 12 (30.77%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (28.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Network Support
7 6 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (12.82%) Check Point Support
9 4 (10.26%) Junior Network Engineer
9 4 (10.26%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) JSON
1 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.13%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.56%) iSeries
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) CentOS
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Presales
2 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
3 13 (33.33%) Network Design
4 12 (30.77%) Network Management
5 9 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Line Management
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Data Management
8 1 (2.56%) Data Security
8 1 (2.56%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps
8 1 (2.56%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.56%) Python
1 1 (2.56%) Ruby
1 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (94.87%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (61.54%) CCNP
3 23 (58.97%) CCSE
4 21 (53.85%) CCDP
5 16 (41.03%) CCSA
6 11 (28.21%) CCNA
7 7 (17.95%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.82%) F5
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Juniper
4 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.13%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.56%) Clearswift
5 1 (2.56%) Nokia
5 1 (2.56%) VMware