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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 85 99 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -48
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 27 2 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.09% 0.16% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 0.37% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 35
Median salary £67,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £47,048 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.55% -
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
573 537 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 44.45% 42.02% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 481 459 491
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +25 27 £67,500 +80.00%
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (75.00%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) LAN
3 32 (72.73%) CCNP
4 31 (70.45%) Finance
4 31 (70.45%) F5
5 26 (59.09%) Avaya
6 23 (52.27%) Firewall
7 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
8 19 (43.18%) MPLS
9 18 (40.91%) Internet
9 18 (40.91%) WAN
9 18 (40.91%) DHCP
9 18 (40.91%) DNS
9 18 (40.91%) Unified Communications
10 17 (38.64%) Banking
11 16 (36.36%) Vyatta
12 15 (34.09%) CCNA
13 14 (31.82%) Linux
13 14 (31.82%) VMware
13 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (29.55%) Brocade
14 13 (29.55%) VPN
14 13 (29.55%) Juniper
15 12 (27.27%) OSPF
15 12 (27.27%) BGP
15 12 (27.27%) VoIP
15 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
15 12 (27.27%) VyOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.09%) Bluemix
1 4 (9.09%) IaaS
1 4 (9.09%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) LAN
2 23 (52.27%) Firewall
3 19 (43.18%) MPLS
4 18 (40.91%) DHCP
4 18 (40.91%) DNS
4 18 (40.91%) Internet
4 18 (40.91%) Unified Communications
4 18 (40.91%) WAN
5 14 (31.82%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (29.55%) VPN
7 12 (27.27%) BGP
7 12 (27.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (27.27%) OSPF
7 12 (27.27%) VoIP
8 11 (25.00%) BIG-IP
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (9.09%) Network Security
9 4 (9.09%) Wireshark
9 4 (9.09%) WLAN
10 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (70.45%) Finance
2 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
3 17 (38.64%) Banking
4 8 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Network Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Architect
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco Architect
4 11 (25.00%) Network Architect
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco Network Architect
6 7 (15.91%) Telecoms Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) VoIP Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Network Systems Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Fintech
3 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) VyOS
3 4 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Network Design
2 9 (20.45%) High Availability
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Network Management
3 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.82%) DevOps
4 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Service Management
4 3 (6.82%) Time Management
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Open Source
6 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (72.73%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (15.91%) CCVP
5 4 (9.09%) CCSA
5 4 (9.09%) CCSE
6 3 (6.82%) CCENT
6 3 (6.82%) JNCIP
6 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CCDA
7 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Cisco
2 31 (70.45%) F5
3 26 (59.09%) Avaya
4 16 (36.36%) Vyatta
5 14 (31.82%) VMware
6 13 (29.55%) Brocade
6 13 (29.55%) Juniper
7 12 (27.27%) Extreme Networks
7 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.09%) AppDynamics
8 4 (9.09%) Splunk
9 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 3 (6.82%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.55%) CA
10 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.27%) Aruba
11 1 (2.27%) BMC
11 1 (2.27%) Nokia
11 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL