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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 81 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.98% 3.14% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 6.24% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 17
Average salary £39,500 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £54,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +2.40%
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
522 561 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.47% 50.31% 45.86%
Number of salaries quoted 435 494 420
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Bridgend +3 6 £30,000 -17.80% 1
Newport - 5 £40,000 -
Cardiff -26 1 £39,000 -2.50% 2
CheckPoint
Wales

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (95.45%) Cisco
2 39 (88.64%) Firewall
3 28 (63.64%) CCNP
3 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (61.36%) CCNA
5 23 (52.27%) SLA
5 23 (52.27%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (45.45%) Network Management
6 20 (45.45%) WAN
6 20 (45.45%) LAN
7 19 (43.18%) ITIL
7 19 (43.18%) Wireless
8 17 (38.64%) Service Delivery
9 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (31.82%) Network Security
11 13 (29.55%) SonicWALL
11 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
11 13 (29.55%) F5
12 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 11 (25.00%) Nokia
13 10 (22.73%) Juniper
13 10 (22.73%) Project Management
13 10 (22.73%) HP
14 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
14 9 (20.45%) Blue Coat
15 8 (18.18%) VRRP
15 8 (18.18%) VLAN
15 8 (18.18%) WatchGuard
15 8 (18.18%) Lync
15 8 (18.18%) HSRP

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (18.18%) Lync
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (88.64%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) Cisco ASA
3 20 (45.45%) LAN
3 20 (45.45%) WAN
4 19 (43.18%) Wireless
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (31.82%) Network Security
7 8 (18.18%) VLAN
7 8 (18.18%) HSRP
7 8 (18.18%) VRRP
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (11.36%) FDDI
9 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
9 5 (11.36%) Internet
9 5 (11.36%) OSPF
9 5 (11.36%) BGP
9 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
9 5 (11.36%) ADSL
9 5 (11.36%) Broadband
General
1 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Network Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (20.45%) Security Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Project Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (2.27%) Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Network Management
2 19 (43.18%) ITIL
3 17 (38.64%) Service Delivery
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.27%) Coaching
7 1 (2.27%) People Management
7 1 (2.27%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) CCNP
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (61.36%) CCNA
3 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
4 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) MCITP
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) MCSE
5 4 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (52.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) OpenView
1 5 (11.36%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (11.36%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) SonicWALL
2 13 (29.55%) F5
3 11 (25.00%) Nokia
4 10 (22.73%) Juniper
4 10 (22.73%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.45%) Blue Coat
6 8 (18.18%) WatchGuard
6 8 (18.18%) Dell
7 5 (11.36%) Nortel
7 5 (11.36%) BMC
7 5 (11.36%) Remedy
7 5 (11.36%) 3Com
8 4 (9.09%) McAfee
8 4 (9.09%) Siemens
8 4 (9.09%) Citrix
8 4 (9.09%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Lotus
9 2 (4.55%) Symantec
Bridgend
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago