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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 63 48 67
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.26% 4.80% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 9.07% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 35 18
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.60%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 287 419 514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 45.27% 52.97% 46.77%
Number of salaries quoted 217 352 397
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -13 5 £65,000 -1.51% 2
CheckPoint
East of England

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 49 (98.00%) Cisco
2 48 (96.00%) LAN
3 46 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 44 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (86.00%) CCNP
5 43 (86.00%) WAN
6 40 (80.00%) CCSA
6 40 (80.00%) Network Security
7 38 (76.00%) CCSE
8 37 (74.00%) Firewall
9 36 (72.00%) OSPF
9 36 (72.00%) BGP
9 36 (72.00%) Spanning Tree
10 32 (64.00%) CCDP
11 29 (58.00%) Network Management
12 28 (56.00%) Data Centre
13 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
13 25 (50.00%) MS Visio
14 23 (46.00%) Load Balancing
15 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
16 15 (30.00%) Wireshark
16 15 (30.00%) tcpdump
16 15 (30.00%) F5
17 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (24.00%) Presales
19 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
20 9 (18.00%) Wireless
20 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
21 6 (12.00%) Migration
21 6 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical

CheckPoint
Top Related 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 25 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 48 (96.00%) LAN
2 46 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 43 (86.00%) WAN
4 40 (80.00%) Network Security
5 37 (74.00%) Firewall
6 36 (72.00%) BGP
6 36 (72.00%) OSPF
6 36 (72.00%) Spanning Tree
7 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
8 15 (30.00%) tcpdump
8 15 (30.00%) Wireshark
9 9 (18.00%) Wireless
10 5 (10.00%) BIG-IP
11 3 (6.00%) DHCP
11 3 (6.00%) DNS
11 3 (6.00%) IPsec
11 3 (6.00%) IPv4
11 3 (6.00%) VoIP
11 3 (6.00%) VPN
11 3 (6.00%) WLAN
General
1 6 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 29 (58.00%) Consultant
2 29 (58.00%) Network Consultant
3 28 (56.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 28 (56.00%) Security Consultant
4 22 (44.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 22 (44.00%) Security Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Check Point Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
7 5 (10.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Network Operations Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 28 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Network Management
2 23 (46.00%) Load Balancing
3 14 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (24.00%) Presales
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Change Control
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.00%) High Availability
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
8 1 (2.00%) Data Encryption
8 1 (2.00%) Data Management
8 1 (2.00%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (2.00%) Information Management
8 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 44 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (86.00%) CCNP
3 40 (80.00%) CCSA
4 38 (76.00%) CCSE
5 32 (64.00%) CCDP
6 5 (10.00%) CCIE
7 2 (4.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) CCMSE
8 1 (2.00%) CCSM
8 1 (2.00%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) VCAP
8 1 (2.00%) VCDX
8 1 (2.00%) VCP5
8 1 (2.00%) VCP6
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 49 (98.00%) Cisco
2 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) F5
4 5 (10.00%) CA
5 3 (6.00%) Mitel
5 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
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