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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 46 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 21 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.24% 3.88% 3.86%
As % of the Vendors category 6.95% 7.82% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 21
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -24.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
302 243 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.60% 49.59% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 244 210 224
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 21 (63.64%) Firewall
4 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (48.48%) Juniper
5 16 (48.48%) CCNP
6 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
6 13 (39.39%) SonicWALL
7 12 (36.36%) Network Security
7 12 (36.36%) F5
7 12 (36.36%) Project Management
7 12 (36.36%) CCNA
8 11 (33.33%) HP
9 10 (30.30%) Nokia
10 9 (27.27%) Dell
10 9 (27.27%) VRRP
10 9 (27.27%) WatchGuard
10 9 (27.27%) VLAN
10 9 (27.27%) HSRP
11 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Citrix
11 7 (21.21%) WAN
11 7 (21.21%) SLA
12 5 (15.15%) VoIP
12 5 (15.15%) VPN
12 5 (15.15%) Windows
12 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (12.12%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 12 (36.36%) Network Security
4 9 (27.27%) HSRP
4 9 (27.27%) VRRP
4 9 (27.27%) VLAN
5 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 5 (15.15%) VoIP
6 5 (15.15%) VPN
7 4 (12.12%) MPLS
7 4 (12.12%) LAN
7 4 (12.12%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
8 3 (9.09%) Wireless
9 2 (6.06%) IPv4
9 2 (6.06%) IPv6
9 2 (6.06%) SAN
10 1 (3.03%) Internet
10 1 (3.03%) DHCP
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Project Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (3.03%) IT Support
5 1 (3.03%) Junior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
2 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
2 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Coaching
6 1 (3.03%) People Management
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) CCNA
4 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) MCITP
5 4 (12.12%) MCSE
5 4 (12.12%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.12%) CCSA
5 4 (12.12%) CCSE
5 4 (12.12%) JNCIS
6 2 (6.06%) MCTS
6 2 (6.06%) CCIE
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
1 5 (15.15%) vSphere
2 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 16 (48.48%) Juniper
3 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
3 13 (39.39%) SonicWALL
4 12 (36.36%) F5
5 11 (33.33%) HP
6 10 (30.30%) Nokia
7 9 (27.27%) Dell
7 9 (27.27%) WatchGuard
8 7 (21.21%) Citrix
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 3 (9.09%) Mitel
11 2 (6.06%) Lotus
11 2 (6.06%) Symantec
11 2 (6.06%) McAfee
11 2 (6.06%) BT
11 2 (6.06%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Velindre
Salary: From £30,764 to £40,558 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £225pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago