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 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 92 39 82
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +43
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.71% 4.79% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 10.25% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 51 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
527 517 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 41.73% 46.75% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 475 478 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -34 7 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Bridgend -9 2 £33,750 -10.00%
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (60.71%) CCNP
3 17 (60.71%) CCNA
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (53.57%) Network Management
4 15 (53.57%) LAN
4 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 13 (46.43%) SLA
5 13 (46.43%) Wireless
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (42.86%) F5
7 11 (39.29%) VPN
7 11 (39.29%) ITIL
8 10 (35.71%) OSPF
9 9 (32.14%) Internet
9 9 (32.14%) BGP
9 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
10 8 (28.57%) Nokia
10 8 (28.57%) Juniper
10 8 (28.57%) SonicWALL
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (25.00%) Network Security
12 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
12 6 (21.43%) Lync
12 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 6 (21.43%) DNS
13 5 (17.86%) PPP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (21.43%) Lync
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (60.71%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (53.57%) LAN
3 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (46.43%) Wireless
5 11 (39.29%) VPN
6 10 (35.71%) OSPF
7 9 (32.14%) BGP
7 9 (32.14%) Internet
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
8 7 (25.00%) Network Security
9 6 (21.43%) DNS
10 5 (17.86%) IPv4
10 5 (17.86%) MPLS
10 5 (17.86%) PPP
10 5 (17.86%) RIP
10 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
10 5 (17.86%) FTP
10 5 (17.86%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Network Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Statistics
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Network Management
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.86%) Change Management
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Security
7 1 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNP
2 17 (60.71%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) MCSA
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CCSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCSE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) OpenView
1 5 (17.86%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (17.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 8 (28.57%) Juniper
3 8 (28.57%) Nokia
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) BMC
5 5 (17.86%) Nortel
5 5 (17.86%) Remedy
5 5 (17.86%) 3Com
6 4 (14.29%) Siemens
6 4 (14.29%) Avaya
7 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.71%) WatchGuard
7 3 (10.71%) Citrix
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
8 1 (3.57%) Websense
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