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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 38 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.12% 2.29% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 7.95% 4.78% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 1
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +58.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 251 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.84% 47.81% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 325 194 178
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 £26,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,250 £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 24 July 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 47 (97.92%) Cisco
3 39 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
4 38 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (66.67%) CCNP
6 23 (47.92%) CCNA
7 19 (39.58%) F5
7 19 (39.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 18 (37.50%) LAN
8 18 (37.50%) WAN
9 17 (35.42%) SLA
10 16 (33.33%) Juniper
10 16 (33.33%) HSRP
11 14 (29.17%) BGP
11 14 (29.17%) VMware
12 13 (27.08%) SAN
12 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
12 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
13 12 (25.00%) VLAN
13 12 (25.00%) Office 365
13 12 (25.00%) Lync
13 12 (25.00%) Email Migration
13 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 11 (22.92%) ITIL
14 11 (22.92%) Dell
14 11 (22.92%) VRRP
14 11 (22.92%) Project Management
15 10 (20.83%) MPLS
15 10 (20.83%) HP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (25.00%) Lync
1 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (100.00%) Firewall
2 39 (81.25%) Cisco ASA
3 19 (39.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (37.50%) LAN
4 18 (37.50%) WAN
5 16 (33.33%) HSRP
6 14 (29.17%) BGP
7 13 (27.08%) SAN
8 12 (25.00%) VLAN
9 11 (22.92%) VRRP
10 10 (20.83%) MPLS
11 9 (18.75%) OSPF
12 8 (16.67%) Wireless
12 8 (16.67%) VPN
13 6 (12.50%) NetScreen
13 6 (12.50%) Network Security
14 4 (8.33%) Internet
14 4 (8.33%) DWDM
14 4 (8.33%) IPv4
14 4 (8.33%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
1 1 (2.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 17 (35.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Project Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (2.08%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Server Technician
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Network Support
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Network Support
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Email Migration
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 11 (22.92%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 9 (18.75%) Network Management
5 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.08%) Change Management
6 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.08%) Network Design
6 1 (2.08%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) AWK
1 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (66.67%) CCNP
3 23 (47.92%) CCNA
4 9 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (18.75%) CCSE
4 9 (18.75%) JNCIS
5 7 (14.58%) CCIE
6 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) CCDP
8 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (35.42%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
1 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (27.08%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) UAG
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 47 (97.92%) Cisco
2 19 (39.58%) F5
3 16 (33.33%) Juniper
4 14 (29.17%) VMware
5 11 (22.92%) Dell
6 10 (20.83%) HP
6 10 (20.83%) WatchGuard
6 10 (20.83%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.08%) NetApp
8 1 (2.08%) Nokia
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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