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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 62 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.75% 1.93% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 4.19% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -10.48%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% +8.23%
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
238 310 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.64% 45.99% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 208 258 144
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 8 February 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) Juniper
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) F5
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (65.00%) CCNA
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 10 (50.00%) CCSA
6 10 (50.00%) Linux
6 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 10 (50.00%) DNS
6 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
6 10 (50.00%) Brocade
6 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (50.00%) CCSE
6 10 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (50.00%) Vyatta
6 10 (50.00%) VyOS
7 9 (45.00%) Driving Licence
7 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
7 9 (45.00%) FTP
7 9 (45.00%) CA
8 8 (40.00%) Internet
8 8 (40.00%) MPLS
8 8 (40.00%) OSPF
8 8 (40.00%) IPv4
8 8 (40.00%) IPsec
8 8 (40.00%) Data Centre

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (50.00%) DNS
3 10 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 10 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (45.00%) FTP
5 8 (40.00%) Internet
5 8 (40.00%) IPsec
5 8 (40.00%) IPv4
5 8 (40.00%) MPLS
5 8 (40.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) BGP
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (35.00%) IPv6
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (5.00%) PPTP
8 1 (5.00%) SNMP
General
1 5 (25.00%) Advertising
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Network Support
2 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Driving Licence
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
1 10 (50.00%) VyOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (35.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Data Security
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (65.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) CCSA
3 10 (50.00%) CCSE
4 3 (15.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
1 19 (95.00%) F5
1 19 (95.00%) Juniper
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) Brocade
3 10 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 10 (50.00%) Vyatta
4 9 (45.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago