Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 21 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 82 86
Rank change year-on-year +34 +4 +28
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 48 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.34% 2.37% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 9.16% 5.15% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 40 42
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.78% +7.14% +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,250 £38,750 £46,525
90th Percentile £58,750 £72,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +12.94%

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 Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 524 738 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 47.38% 45.95% 45.89%
Number of salaries quoted 416 639 795
Bedfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26% +6.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Bedfordshire

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +31 39 £45,000 -18.18%
Dunstable -21 2 £50,000 +42.86%
Luton +2 1 £50,000 -16.67%
CheckPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (87.50%) LAN
3 42 (87.50%) WAN
4 38 (79.17%) Network Security
5 35 (72.92%) Firewall
6 29 (60.42%) CCNP
7 28 (58.33%) OSPF
7 28 (58.33%) BGP
8 26 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
9 24 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
10 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
10 23 (47.92%) CCSE
11 22 (45.83%) CCDP
12 21 (43.75%) Presales
13 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
13 18 (37.50%) CCSA
13 18 (37.50%) Network Management
14 15 (31.25%) CCNA
15 14 (29.17%) Load Balancing
16 13 (27.08%) Network Design
17 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (22.92%) Wireshark
18 11 (22.92%) tcpdump
19 10 (20.83%) F5
20 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
20 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
20 9 (18.75%) MS Visio
21 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
21 7 (14.58%) Check Point Certification

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (18.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (87.50%) LAN
1 42 (87.50%) WAN
2 38 (79.17%) Network Security
3 35 (72.92%) Firewall
4 28 (58.33%) BGP
4 28 (58.33%) OSPF
5 26 (54.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
7 18 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 11 (22.92%) tcpdump
8 11 (22.92%) Wireshark
9 5 (10.42%) DWDM
9 5 (10.42%) EIGRP
9 5 (10.42%) HSRP
9 5 (10.42%) MPLS
9 5 (10.42%) SSL
9 5 (10.42%) VPN
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.17%) SAN
12 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Consultant
1 19 (39.58%) Network Consultant
1 19 (39.58%) Network Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (35.42%) Security Consultant
3 15 (31.25%) Check Point Consultant
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco Consultant
4 13 (27.08%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 12 (25.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 11 (22.92%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (22.92%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (16.67%) Security Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco Support
8 6 (12.50%) Junior
8 6 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Network Specialist
8 6 (12.50%) Network Support
8 6 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) JSON
1 2 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (47.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.75%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) Fintech
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.17%) iSeries
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) CentOS
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
1 2 (4.17%) Unix
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
1 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Presales
2 18 (37.50%) Network Management
3 14 (29.17%) Load Balancing
4 13 (27.08%) Network Design
5 12 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.17%) Change Control
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) Data Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Security
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL
8 2 (4.17%) Line Management
8 2 (4.17%) Release Management
8 2 (4.17%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 2 (4.17%) Python
1 2 (4.17%) Ruby
1 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (93.75%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (60.42%) CCNP
3 23 (47.92%) CCSE
4 22 (45.83%) CCDP
5 18 (37.50%) CCSA
6 15 (31.25%) CCNA
7 7 (14.58%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Ansible
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.83%) F5
3 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) Juniper
5 5 (10.42%) Remedy
6 2 (4.17%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.17%) Clearswift
6 2 (4.17%) Nokia
6 2 (4.17%) VMware