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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 65 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 29 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.44% 2.67% 3.68%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 5.16% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 38
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.19%
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
572 523 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.07% 51.78% 46.32%
Number of salaries quoted 469 444 448
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 15 £42,500 +18.05%
Newport - 10 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend +7 4 £30,000 - 2
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 58 (96.67%) Cisco
2 47 (78.33%) Firewall
3 43 (71.67%) CCNP
3 43 (71.67%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (65.00%) CCNA
5 34 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (50.00%) WAN
7 27 (45.00%) LAN
7 27 (45.00%) SLA
8 24 (40.00%) Wireless
9 23 (38.33%) Network Management
10 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
10 22 (36.67%) ITIL
11 20 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (31.67%) Juniper
13 18 (30.00%) Network Security
14 17 (28.33%) SonicWALL
14 17 (28.33%) Blue Coat
15 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
15 16 (26.67%) F5
16 15 (25.00%) Nokia
17 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
18 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 12 (20.00%) VLAN
18 12 (20.00%) Windows
18 12 (20.00%) HP
18 12 (20.00%) Dell
18 12 (20.00%) Project Management
19 10 (16.67%) VPN
19 10 (16.67%) WatchGuard

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (13.33%) Lync
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Office
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (78.33%) Firewall
2 34 (56.67%) Cisco ASA
3 30 (50.00%) WAN
4 27 (45.00%) LAN
5 24 (40.00%) Wireless
6 20 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 18 (30.00%) Network Security
8 12 (20.00%) VLAN
9 10 (16.67%) VRRP
9 10 (16.67%) VPN
9 10 (16.67%) HSRP
10 9 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
11 6 (10.00%) OSPF
11 6 (10.00%) BGP
11 6 (10.00%) EIGRP
11 6 (10.00%) ISDN
11 6 (10.00%) ADSL
12 5 (8.33%) VoIP
13 4 (6.67%) WLAN
13 4 (6.67%) Broadband
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Legal
2 3 (5.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 20 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Security Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Project Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.33%) Service Analyst
6 1 (1.67%) Administrator
6 1 (1.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (1.67%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (1.67%) Network Specialist
6 1 (1.67%) Project Officer
6 1 (1.67%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (1.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (1.67%) Project Administrator
6 1 (1.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Network Management
2 22 (36.67%) ITIL
2 22 (36.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (8.33%) Change Management
4 5 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.00%) Line Management
5 3 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (1.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Coaching
7 1 (1.67%) People Management
7 1 (1.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 43 (71.67%) CCNP
1 43 (71.67%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (65.00%) CCNA
3 16 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) MCITP
5 4 (6.67%) MCSE
5 4 (6.67%) MCSA
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.00%) CCSA
6 3 (5.00%) CCSE
6 3 (5.00%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.33%) MCTS
7 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (45.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (8.33%) vSphere
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) ProxySG
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Firmware
4 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) OpenView
1 4 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.33%) WSUS
2 2 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) Cisco
2 19 (31.67%) Juniper
3 17 (28.33%) Blue Coat
3 17 (28.33%) SonicWALL
4 16 (26.67%) F5
5 15 (25.00%) Nokia
6 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.00%) HP
7 12 (20.00%) Dell
8 10 (16.67%) WatchGuard
9 8 (13.33%) McAfee
10 7 (11.67%) Citrix
11 4 (6.67%) Avaya
11 4 (6.67%) BMC
11 4 (6.67%) Nortel
11 4 (6.67%) Remedy
11 4 (6.67%) Siemens
11 4 (6.67%) 3Com
11 4 (6.67%) VMware
12 3 (5.00%) Mitel
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago