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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CheckPoint
Wales / South Wales
Rank 72 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.01% 1.10% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 2.67% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 26
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £42,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
387 450 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.53% 41.36% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 339 401 499
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +8 4 £66,250 +32.50%
Bridgend - 3 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 31 (79.49%) Cisco
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (74.36%) CCNP
2 29 (74.36%) F5
3 28 (71.79%) Finance
4 27 (69.23%) LAN
5 24 (61.54%) Avaya
6 20 (51.28%) Telecoms
7 19 (48.72%) Firewall
7 19 (48.72%) MPLS
8 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (43.59%) Unified Communications
9 17 (43.59%) Internet
9 17 (43.59%) DNS
9 17 (43.59%) DHCP
10 16 (41.03%) Banking
11 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (33.33%) Vyatta
12 13 (33.33%) WAN
12 13 (33.33%) VPN
13 12 (30.77%) Linux
13 12 (30.77%) CCNA
13 12 (30.77%) Juniper
13 12 (30.77%) OSPF
13 12 (30.77%) BGP
14 11 (28.21%) VMware
14 11 (28.21%) SolarWinds
15 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (25.64%) BIG-IP
15 10 (25.64%) VoIP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.26%) Bluemix
1 4 (10.26%) IaaS
1 4 (10.26%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (69.23%) LAN
2 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 19 (48.72%) MPLS
3 17 (43.59%) DHCP
3 17 (43.59%) DNS
3 17 (43.59%) Internet
3 17 (43.59%) Unified Communications
4 14 (35.90%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (33.33%) VPN
5 13 (33.33%) WAN
6 12 (30.77%) BGP
6 12 (30.77%) OSPF
7 10 (25.64%) BIG-IP
7 10 (25.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (25.64%) VoIP
8 9 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
10 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
10 3 (7.69%) WLAN
11 2 (5.13%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (71.79%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Telecoms
3 16 (41.03%) Banking
4 7 (17.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Architect
1 17 (43.59%) Network Engineer
2 16 (41.03%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (25.64%) Network Architect
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco Network Architect
5 7 (17.95%) Telecoms Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Fintech
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) VyOS
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Network Design
2 7 (17.95%) High Availability
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.56%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (74.36%) CCNP
3 12 (30.77%) CCNA
4 7 (17.95%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (17.95%) CCVP
5 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCSE
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCDA
7 1 (2.56%) CCENT
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Docker
3 2 (5.13%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) BladeLogic
3 2 (5.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 29 (74.36%) F5
3 24 (61.54%) Avaya
4 13 (33.33%) Vyatta
5 12 (30.77%) Juniper
6 11 (28.21%) SolarWinds
6 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 9 (23.08%) Brocade
7 9 (23.08%) Extreme Networks
8 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
9 4 (10.26%) AppDynamics
9 4 (10.26%) Citrix
9 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
9 4 (10.26%) Splunk
10 3 (7.69%) Blue Coat
11 2 (5.13%) Aruba
11 2 (5.13%) BMC
11 2 (5.13%) HP
11 2 (5.13%) Nortel
11 2 (5.13%) Remedy