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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Check Point Software Technologies.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 56 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -26
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 18 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.71% 0.29% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 0.71% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 17
Median salary £67,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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
278 283 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.80% 41.13% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 254 253 221
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) Finance
3 20 (80.00%) LAN
4 18 (72.00%) DHCP
4 18 (72.00%) DNS
4 18 (72.00%) Avaya
4 18 (72.00%) CCNP
4 18 (72.00%) Internet
4 18 (72.00%) MPLS
4 18 (72.00%) Unified Communications
4 18 (72.00%) F5
4 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (68.00%) Banking
5 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
6 13 (52.00%) WAN
7 12 (48.00%) VPN
8 11 (44.00%) BGP
8 11 (44.00%) OSPF
8 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (28.00%) CCVP
9 7 (28.00%) Juniper
9 7 (28.00%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (24.00%) Vyatta
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
12 4 (16.00%) Firewall
12 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Bluemix
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
1 4 (16.00%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (16.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) LAN
2 18 (72.00%) DHCP
2 18 (72.00%) DNS
2 18 (72.00%) Internet
2 18 (72.00%) MPLS
2 18 (72.00%) Unified Communications
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 11 (44.00%) BGP
5 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (44.00%) OSPF
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
7 2 (8.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.00%) PPP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) Banking
2 17 (68.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Architect
2 17 (68.00%) Cisco Architect
3 11 (44.00%) Network Architect
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
5 7 (28.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (72.00%) CCNP
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (28.00%) CCVP
4 3 (12.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) CCSA
5 2 (8.00%) CCSE
6 1 (4.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (12.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Avaya
2 18 (72.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 6 (24.00%) Vyatta
5 4 (16.00%) AppDynamics
5 4 (16.00%) Splunk
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 2 (8.00%) CA
7 2 (8.00%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.00%) Nokia
8 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL