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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 91 101 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -48
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 16 5 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.18% 0.35% 3.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 0.85% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 48
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £39,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
618 585 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.44% 41.17% 45.34%
Number of salaries quoted 481 496 537
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

CheckPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

CheckPoint Salary Histogram in Wales

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +22 15 £45,000 +20.00% 1
North Wales - 1 £32,000 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (80.77%) Firewall
3 19 (73.08%) LAN
4 18 (69.23%) CCNP
5 17 (65.38%) Cisco
6 16 (61.54%) F5
7 14 (53.85%) CCNA
8 12 (46.15%) WAN
8 12 (46.15%) Brocade
9 11 (42.31%) Finance
9 11 (42.31%) Juniper
9 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (42.31%) Vyatta
9 11 (42.31%) Extreme Networks
10 10 (38.46%) VyOS
10 10 (38.46%) Linux
10 10 (38.46%) VoIP
10 10 (38.46%) VMware
11 9 (34.62%) Network Design
11 9 (34.62%) Avaya
11 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds
12 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
12 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (23.08%) High Availability
14 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
14 5 (19.23%) CCSE
14 5 (19.23%) CCSA
14 5 (19.23%) Advertising
14 5 (19.23%) Internet

CheckPoint
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) LAN
3 12 (46.15%) WAN
4 11 (42.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (38.46%) VoIP
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) MPLS
8 4 (15.38%) BGP
8 4 (15.38%) DHCP
8 4 (15.38%) Network Security
8 4 (15.38%) OSPF
8 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
9 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (11.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (11.54%) VLAN
9 3 (11.54%) VPN
9 3 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (11.54%) WLAN
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Advertising
4 4 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Architect
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
1 10 (38.46%) VyOS
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Network Design
2 6 (23.08%) High Availability
3 4 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Network Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) CCNP
3 14 (53.85%) CCNA
4 5 (19.23%) CCSA
4 5 (19.23%) CCSE
5 4 (15.38%) CCSP
6 3 (11.54%) CCENT
6 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
6 3 (11.54%) MCSE
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (7.69%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Cisco
2 16 (61.54%) F5
3 12 (46.15%) Brocade
4 11 (42.31%) Extreme Networks
4 11 (42.31%) Juniper
4 11 (42.31%) Vyatta
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 9 (34.62%) Avaya
6 9 (34.62%) SolarWinds
7 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
7 4 (15.38%) CA
8 3 (11.54%) HP
8 3 (11.54%) Intel Security
8 3 (11.54%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
9 1 (3.85%) Splunk