The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 10 32 3
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 15.38% 1.55% 34.48%
As % of the Vendors category 23.53% 5.13% 47.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 10
Average salary £40,750 £41,250 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £40,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,250 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
CheckPoint
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Vendors Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 39 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 65.38% 30.23% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 20
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,100 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 23 October 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) SonicWALL
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (69.23%) CCSE
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) JNCIS
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Websense
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) RIP
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 9 (69.23%) Aruba
2 9 (69.23%) F5
2 9 (69.23%) Lumension
2 9 (69.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (69.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (69.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 9 (69.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) RIP
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Support
1 9 (69.23%) Escalation Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
2 4 (30.77%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) CCNP
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (69.23%) CCSE
2 9 (69.23%) JNCIS
3 4 (30.77%) CCSP
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
1 13 (100.00%) McAfee
1 13 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 9 (69.23%) SonicWALL
2 9 (69.23%) Aruba
2 9 (69.23%) F5
2 9 (69.23%) Lumension
2 9 (69.23%) Websense
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) ProCurve
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago