The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bridgend region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.36% - 5.13%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £36,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 36.36% 23.85% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 4
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South Wales

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Bridgend

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) SonicWALL
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) Websense
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Aruba
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) CCSE
3 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 5 (71.43%) JNCIS
3 5 (71.43%) Lumension
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (85.71%) RIP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (71.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) PBX
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) Broadband
5 1 (14.29%) ISDN
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCSE
2 5 (71.43%) JNCIS
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) GIAC
4 1 (14.29%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GCFW
4 1 (14.29%) GCWN
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) SonicWALL
2 6 (85.71%) F5
3 5 (71.43%) Lumension
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Websense
3 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 5 (71.43%) Aruba
4 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
4 1 (14.29%) 3Com
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday