The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 55 51 79
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +28
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 31 39 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.05% 3.79% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 5.95% 8.26% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 39 9
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
521 472 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.33% 45.91% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 436 435 399
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
CheckPoint
Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 23 £36,000 -24.21% 2
Bridgend - 2 - - 1
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Firewall
2 47 (95.92%) Cisco
3 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (59.18%) CCNP
4 29 (59.18%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (38.78%) Lync
5 19 (38.78%) CCNA
6 16 (32.65%) HSRP
6 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
6 16 (32.65%) SonicWALL
7 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
7 15 (30.61%) F5
8 14 (28.57%) Network Management
8 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 13 (26.53%) BGP
9 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
9 13 (26.53%) Network Security
10 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (24.49%) Office 365
10 12 (24.49%) Email Migration
10 12 (24.49%) VMware
10 12 (24.49%) McAfee
10 12 (24.49%) SAN
10 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
11 11 (22.45%) WAN
11 11 (22.45%) Internet
11 11 (22.45%) VRRP
11 11 (22.45%) Project Management
11 11 (22.45%) VLAN

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (38.78%) Lync
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (100.00%) Firewall
2 29 (59.18%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (32.65%) HSRP
4 13 (26.53%) BGP
4 13 (26.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (26.53%) Network Security
5 12 (24.49%) SAN
6 11 (22.45%) WAN
6 11 (22.45%) Internet
6 11 (22.45%) VRRP
6 11 (22.45%) VLAN
7 10 (20.41%) Wireless
7 10 (20.41%) LAN
8 8 (16.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (16.33%) ADSL
9 7 (14.29%) Broadband
9 7 (14.29%) ISDN
9 7 (14.29%) PBX
9 7 (14.29%) VPN
9 7 (14.29%) Ethernet
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Network Engineer
2 13 (26.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Project Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Server Technician
6 1 (2.04%) Head of Network Operations
6 1 (2.04%) Firewall Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Firewall Support
6 1 (2.04%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Network Support
6 1 (2.04%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Head of Operations
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Statistics
2 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Network Management
2 12 (24.49%) Email Migration
3 11 (22.45%) Project Management
4 8 (16.33%) Change Management
4 8 (16.33%) ITIL
5 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.08%) SIEM
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
8 1 (2.04%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (59.18%) CCNP
3 19 (38.78%) CCNA
4 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
5 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.08%) GIAC
7 2 (4.08%) CISSP
7 2 (4.08%) GCIA
7 2 (4.08%) GCFW
7 2 (4.08%) GCWN
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.24%) UAG
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) OpenView
1 7 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Cisco
2 16 (32.65%) SonicWALL
3 15 (30.61%) F5
4 12 (24.49%) VMware
4 12 (24.49%) McAfee
5 9 (18.37%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) Dell
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) Juniper
5 9 (18.37%) WatchGuard
6 7 (14.29%) Nortel
6 7 (14.29%) BMC
6 7 (14.29%) Nokia
6 7 (14.29%) Siemens
6 7 (14.29%) 3Com
6 7 (14.29%) Remedy
6 7 (14.29%) Avaya
7 2 (4.08%) IBM
7 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
7 2 (4.08%) Trend Micro
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Esum
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus,training,company car
Posted: 19 days ago