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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 43 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 23 31 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.85% 5.30% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 7.59% 10.65% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 1
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
303 291 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.67% 49.74% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 253 273 191
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +18.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (66.67%) HSRP
5 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
7 12 (50.00%) Lync
7 12 (50.00%) Office 365
7 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (50.00%) Email Migration
7 12 (50.00%) VMware
7 12 (50.00%) SAN
7 12 (50.00%) CCNP
7 12 (50.00%) CCNA
7 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
8 11 (45.83%) VRRP
8 11 (45.83%) Project Management
8 11 (45.83%) VLAN
9 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
10 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
10 9 (37.50%) HP
10 9 (37.50%) Dell
11 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (29.17%) WAN
13 6 (25.00%) LAN
13 6 (25.00%) Juniper
13 6 (25.00%) BGP
13 6 (25.00%) UAG

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (50.00%) Lync
1 12 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) WorkSite
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (66.67%) HSRP
4 12 (50.00%) SAN
5 11 (45.83%) VRRP
5 11 (45.83%) VLAN
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) BGP
9 5 (20.83%) Network Security
9 5 (20.83%) Wireless
9 5 (20.83%) NetScreen
10 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
11 1 (4.17%) ADSL
11 1 (4.17%) Internet
11 1 (4.17%) MPLS
11 1 (4.17%) VPLS
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Operations
5 1 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Technician
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Head of Network Operations
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Email Migration
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
3 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (25.00%) UAG
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) WatchGuard
3 9 (37.50%) SonicWALL
3 9 (37.50%) HP
3 9 (37.50%) Dell
4 6 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus,training,company car
Posted: 19 days ago