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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 78 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 7 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 3.35% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 7.38% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 3
Average salary £37,500 £44,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £75,000 £54,000
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
362 298 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 42.79% 45.36% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 320 278 217
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) FTP
5 5 (38.46%) IPv4
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (30.77%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 4 (30.77%) Internet
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) IPv6
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
7 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) IPv4
4 5 (38.46%) FTP
4 5 (38.46%) MPLS
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) IPsec
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) IPv6
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 2 (15.38%) VRRP
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security
7 2 (15.38%) HSRP
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) CCNA
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCSA
4 1 (7.69%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 7 (53.85%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Nokia
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
5 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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