The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cardiff 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 40 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 27 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.99% 2.37% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 8.06% 5.24% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- -1.73%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
335 248 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.56% 45.17% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 312 192 174
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
South Wales

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 47 (100.00%) Cisco
1 47 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco ASA
3 32 (68.09%) CCNP
4 24 (51.06%) CCNA
5 20 (42.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (40.43%) F5
7 18 (38.30%) SLA
7 18 (38.30%) LAN
7 18 (38.30%) WAN
8 17 (36.17%) Juniper
9 14 (29.79%) HSRP
9 14 (29.79%) BGP
10 13 (27.66%) VMware
11 12 (25.53%) ITIL
11 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
12 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
12 11 (23.40%) MPLS
12 11 (23.40%) SAN
13 10 (21.28%) Dell
13 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
13 10 (21.28%) Lync
13 10 (21.28%) Email Migration
13 10 (21.28%) Office 365
13 10 (21.28%) VLAN
13 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
14 9 (19.15%) WatchGuard
14 9 (19.15%) SonicWALL

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
1 10 (21.28%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (82.98%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (42.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (38.30%) LAN
4 18 (38.30%) WAN
5 14 (29.79%) HSRP
5 14 (29.79%) BGP
6 11 (23.40%) MPLS
6 11 (23.40%) SAN
7 10 (21.28%) VLAN
8 9 (19.15%) VPN
8 9 (19.15%) OSPF
8 9 (19.15%) VRRP
9 8 (17.02%) Wireless
10 6 (12.77%) NetScreen
10 6 (12.77%) Network Security
11 4 (8.51%) Internet
11 4 (8.51%) DWDM
11 4 (8.51%) IPv4
11 4 (8.51%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.13%) MySQL
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.26%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Network Engineer
2 17 (36.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Project Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Operations Team Leader
6 3 (6.38%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Support
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Server Technician
7 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.13%) Design Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) Email Migration
2 10 (21.28%) Load Balancing
3 9 (19.15%) Network Management
3 9 (19.15%) Project Management
4 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.13%) Network Design
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (68.09%) CCNP
3 24 (51.06%) CCNA
4 9 (19.15%) CCSE
4 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (19.15%) JNCIS
5 7 (14.89%) CCIE
6 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.26%) Degree
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (38.30%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
2 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) UAG
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (40.43%) F5
3 17 (36.17%) Juniper
4 13 (27.66%) VMware
5 10 (21.28%) Dell
6 9 (19.15%) WatchGuard
6 9 (19.15%) SonicWALL
6 9 (19.15%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.13%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Nokia
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.13%) Citrix
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