The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CheckPoint
Rank 81 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 21 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.57% 2.39% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 3.34% 5.14% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 34
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
CheckPoint
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
628 603 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.94% 46.56% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 514 512 548
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £36,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 22 May 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
South Wales +1 21 £40,000 +6.66% 2
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 45 (86.54%) Firewall
3 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (69.23%) CCNP
4 35 (67.31%) CCNA
5 27 (51.92%) Cisco ASA
6 26 (50.00%) WAN
6 26 (50.00%) SLA
7 25 (48.08%) LAN
8 23 (44.23%) Network Management
9 22 (42.31%) Wireless
9 22 (42.31%) ITIL
10 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
11 18 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
12 14 (26.92%) SonicWALL
12 14 (26.92%) Network Security
13 13 (25.00%) Juniper
14 12 (23.08%) Nokia
14 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
14 12 (23.08%) HP
14 12 (23.08%) Dell
14 12 (23.08%) VLAN
14 12 (23.08%) F5
14 12 (23.08%) Project Management
15 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
16 10 (19.23%) WatchGuard
16 10 (19.23%) Blue Coat
16 10 (19.23%) VRRP
16 10 (19.23%) Windows

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (15.38%) Lync
2 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (86.54%) Firewall
2 27 (51.92%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (50.00%) WAN
4 25 (48.08%) LAN
5 22 (42.31%) Wireless
6 18 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (26.92%) Network Security
8 12 (23.08%) VLAN
9 10 (19.23%) VRRP
9 10 (19.23%) HSRP
10 8 (15.38%) VPN
11 6 (11.54%) ADSL
11 6 (11.54%) ISDN
11 6 (11.54%) EIGRP
11 6 (11.54%) OSPF
11 6 (11.54%) BGP
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (7.69%) SAN
12 4 (7.69%) Internet
12 4 (7.69%) Broadband
General
1 2 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 44 (84.62%) Network Engineer
2 20 (38.46%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Project Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Security Engineer
4 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Analyst
4 2 (3.85%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) Project Officer
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (1.92%) Security Specialist
5 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
5 1 (1.92%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (1.92%) Network Specialist
5 1 (1.92%) Project Administrator
5 1 (1.92%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (1.92%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Network Management
2 22 (42.31%) ITIL
3 20 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 12 (23.08%) Project Management
5 4 (7.69%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.92%) Line Management
8 1 (1.92%) Coaching
8 1 (1.92%) People Management
8 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.92%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.92%) Change Control
8 1 (1.92%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 36 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
1 36 (69.23%) CCNP
2 35 (67.31%) CCNA
3 14 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.69%) MCSE
5 4 (7.69%) MCSA
5 4 (7.69%) MCITP
6 2 (3.85%) MCTS
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
3 2 (3.85%) Firmware
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.92%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (7.69%) OpenView
1 4 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.85%) WSUS
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) Cisco
2 14 (26.92%) SonicWALL
3 13 (25.00%) Juniper
4 12 (23.08%) Nokia
4 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 12 (23.08%) HP
4 12 (23.08%) Dell
4 12 (23.08%) F5
5 10 (19.23%) WatchGuard
5 10 (19.23%) Blue Coat
6 5 (9.62%) McAfee
6 5 (9.62%) Citrix
7 4 (7.69%) Nortel
7 4 (7.69%) Siemens
7 4 (7.69%) BMC
7 4 (7.69%) Avaya
7 4 (7.69%) Remedy
7 4 (7.69%) 3Com
7 4 (7.69%) VMware
8 2 (3.85%) Symantec
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago