The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 50 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 19 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.02% 0.88% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 7.01% 2.00% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 1
Average salary £46,000 £44,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% +32.83%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Cardiff region.

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
271 250 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 43.08% 43.78% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 252 217 162
Average salary £33,750 £36,141 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.61% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (100.00%) Cisco
1 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 35 (85.37%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (75.61%) Cisco ASA
4 27 (65.85%) CCNP
5 21 (51.22%) F5
6 19 (46.34%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (46.34%) CCNA
6 19 (46.34%) SLA
7 18 (43.90%) Juniper
8 17 (41.46%) LAN
8 17 (41.46%) WAN
9 12 (29.27%) MPLS
9 12 (29.27%) BGP
9 12 (29.27%) ITIL
10 11 (26.83%) Load Balancing
11 10 (24.39%) JNCIS
11 10 (24.39%) CCSE
12 9 (21.95%) Network Management
12 9 (21.95%) VPN
12 9 (21.95%) OSPF
13 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
13 8 (19.51%) Wireless
13 8 (19.51%) CCIE
14 6 (14.63%) HSRP
14 6 (14.63%) VMware
15 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
15 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
15 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (12.20%) Dell

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.32%) Lync
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (100.00%) Firewall
2 31 (75.61%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (41.46%) LAN
4 17 (41.46%) WAN
5 12 (29.27%) BGP
5 12 (29.27%) MPLS
6 9 (21.95%) OSPF
6 9 (21.95%) VPN
7 8 (19.51%) Wireless
8 6 (14.63%) HSRP
9 5 (12.20%) Internet
9 5 (12.20%) DWDM
10 4 (9.76%) IPv4
10 4 (9.76%) IPv6
10 4 (9.76%) SAN
10 4 (9.76%) NetScreen
10 4 (9.76%) Network Security
10 4 (9.76%) VLAN
11 3 (7.32%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.88%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Network Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.32%) Project Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.44%) Network Support
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Server Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.44%) UNIX
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.95%) Network Management
4 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Email Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Design
7 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) AWK
1 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (85.37%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (65.85%) CCNP
3 19 (46.34%) CCNA
4 10 (24.39%) CCSE
4 10 (24.39%) JNCIS
5 8 (19.51%) CCIE
6 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
7 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CCDP
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CCENT
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) F5
3 18 (43.90%) Juniper
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) Dell
6 4 (9.76%) HP
6 4 (9.76%) WatchGuard
6 4 (9.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Nokia
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) TOWER Software
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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