The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CheckPoint
Rank 63 58 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +29
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 35 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.89% 3.20% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 7.16% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 10
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 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
595 559 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.05% 44.76% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 491 515 479
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,500
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
UK

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

CheckPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Wales region.

CheckPoint Salary Trend in Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CheckPoint across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Wales

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -12 31 £36,000 -24.21% 4
West Wales - 3 £50,000 -
CheckPoint
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CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 51 (96.23%) Cisco
3 34 (64.15%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (62.26%) CCNP
5 32 (60.38%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (37.74%) CCNA
7 19 (35.85%) Lync
8 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
8 17 (32.08%) Network Security
9 16 (30.19%) SonicWALL
9 16 (30.19%) HSRP
10 15 (28.30%) F5
10 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
11 14 (26.42%) Network Management
11 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
12 13 (24.53%) Juniper
12 13 (24.53%) BGP
12 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
13 12 (22.64%) VMware
13 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (22.64%) Office 365
13 12 (22.64%) McAfee
13 12 (22.64%) SAN
13 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
13 12 (22.64%) Email Migration
14 11 (20.75%) WAN
14 11 (20.75%) Internet
14 11 (20.75%) VRRP
14 11 (20.75%) Project Management

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (35.85%) Lync
2 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.89%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (100.00%) Firewall
2 32 (60.38%) Cisco ASA
3 17 (32.08%) Network Security
4 16 (30.19%) HSRP
5 13 (24.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 13 (24.53%) BGP
6 12 (22.64%) SAN
7 11 (20.75%) Internet
7 11 (20.75%) VRRP
7 11 (20.75%) WAN
7 11 (20.75%) VLAN
8 10 (18.87%) Wireless
8 10 (18.87%) LAN
9 8 (15.09%) ADSL
9 8 (15.09%) VPN
9 8 (15.09%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (13.21%) OSPF
10 7 (13.21%) FDDI
10 7 (13.21%) Cisco PIX
10 7 (13.21%) EIGRP
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Project Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Network Support
6 1 (1.89%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Network Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Consultant
6 1 (1.89%) Architect
6 1 (1.89%) Junior
6 1 (1.89%) Support Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Statistics
2 2 (3.77%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Network Management
2 12 (22.64%) Email Migration
3 11 (20.75%) Project Management
4 8 (15.09%) Change Management
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.43%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) SIEM
8 1 (1.89%) Operations Management
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 34 (64.15%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (62.26%) CCNP
3 20 (37.74%) CCNA
4 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
5 15 (28.30%) SC Cleared
6 8 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.55%) JNCIA
8 2 (3.77%) CISSP
8 2 (3.77%) GIAC
8 2 (3.77%) GCIA
8 2 (3.77%) GCFW
8 2 (3.77%) GCWN
9 1 (1.89%) Degree
9 1 (1.89%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (11.32%) UAG
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) OpenView
1 7 (13.21%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (13.21%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (96.23%) Cisco
2 16 (30.19%) SonicWALL
3 15 (28.30%) F5
4 13 (24.53%) Juniper
5 12 (22.64%) McAfee
5 12 (22.64%) VMware
6 10 (18.87%) Nortel
6 10 (18.87%) Avaya
7 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
7 9 (16.98%) HP
7 9 (16.98%) Dell
7 9 (16.98%) WatchGuard
8 7 (13.21%) Remedy
8 7 (13.21%) 3Com
8 7 (13.21%) BMC
8 7 (13.21%) Nokia
8 7 (13.21%) Siemens
9 2 (3.77%) Sourcefire
9 2 (3.77%) IBM
9 2 (3.77%) Trend Micro
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Esum
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus,training,company car
Posted: 16 days ago