The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 84 94 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 15 6 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.34% 0.48% 4.40%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 1.13% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 47
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £39,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
CheckPoint
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
498 529 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 44.50% 42.12% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 437 470 485
Median salary £39,500 £36,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Wales region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in South Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in South Wales

CheckPoint
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +14 7 £67,500 +86.20%
Newport - 5 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 19 (76.00%) LAN
4 17 (68.00%) CCNP
5 16 (64.00%) Cisco
5 16 (64.00%) F5
6 14 (56.00%) CCNA
7 12 (48.00%) WAN
7 12 (48.00%) Brocade
8 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 11 (44.00%) Juniper
8 11 (44.00%) Vyatta
8 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (44.00%) Extreme Networks
9 10 (40.00%) VyOS
9 10 (40.00%) Linux
9 10 (40.00%) VoIP
9 10 (40.00%) VMware
10 9 (36.00%) Network Design
10 9 (36.00%) Avaya
10 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
11 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
11 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
13 5 (20.00%) High Availability
13 5 (20.00%) CCSE
13 5 (20.00%) CCSA
13 5 (20.00%) Advertising
13 5 (20.00%) Internet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
1 1 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) LAN
3 12 (48.00%) WAN
4 11 (44.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (40.00%) VoIP
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (20.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (16.00%) BGP
8 4 (16.00%) DHCP
8 4 (16.00%) OSPF
8 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
9 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (12.00%) Network Security
9 3 (12.00%) VLAN
9 3 (12.00%) VPN
9 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (12.00%) WLAN
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Advertising
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (16.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
1 10 (40.00%) VyOS
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Network Design
2 5 (20.00%) High Availability
3 4 (16.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (68.00%) CCNP
3 14 (56.00%) CCNA
4 5 (20.00%) CCSA
4 5 (20.00%) CCSE
5 4 (16.00%) CCSP
6 3 (12.00%) CCENT
6 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (12.00%) MCSE
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.00%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (8.00%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
1 16 (64.00%) F5
2 12 (48.00%) Brocade
3 11 (44.00%) Extreme Networks
3 11 (44.00%) Juniper
3 11 (44.00%) Vyatta
4 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) Avaya
5 9 (36.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
6 4 (16.00%) CA
7 3 (12.00%) HP
7 3 (12.00%) Intel Security
7 3 (12.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (4.00%) Splunk