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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CheckPoint
Rank 96 94 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.98% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 2.18% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
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
549 643 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 42.66% 44.97% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 447 508 554
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
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
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 25 June 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 -6 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (81.48%) LAN
4 21 (77.78%) WAN
4 21 (77.78%) Cisco
4 21 (77.78%) CCNA
5 20 (74.07%) Juniper
6 19 (70.37%) F5
7 17 (62.96%) Extreme Networks
8 14 (51.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (51.85%) Brocade
9 13 (48.15%) SolarWinds
9 13 (48.15%) VMware
9 13 (48.15%) Linux
9 13 (48.15%) Vyatta
9 13 (48.15%) VyOS
9 13 (48.15%) Driving Licence
10 12 (44.44%) CA
10 12 (44.44%) CCSA
10 12 (44.44%) CCSE
11 11 (40.74%) Finance
12 10 (37.04%) CCNP
13 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (29.63%) High Availability
14 8 (29.63%) Advertising
15 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 4 (14.81%) Protective Monitoring
16 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
16 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
16 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat

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:

Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (81.48%) LAN
3 21 (77.78%) WAN
4 14 (51.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 4 (14.81%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) FTP
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) OSPF
6 4 (14.81%) VoIP
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (11.11%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) IPv4
7 3 (11.11%) IPv6
7 3 (11.11%) MPLS
7 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.41%) ExtremeXOS
9 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Advertising
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Support
3 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
1 13 (48.15%) VyOS
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) High Availability
2 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 26 (96.30%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (77.78%) CCNA
3 12 (44.44%) CCSA
3 12 (44.44%) CCSE
4 10 (37.04%) CCNP
5 4 (14.81%) CCSP
6 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) CCENT
7 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.70%) MCSE
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (77.78%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Juniper
3 19 (70.37%) F5
4 17 (62.96%) Extreme Networks
5 14 (51.85%) Brocade
6 13 (48.15%) SolarWinds
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 13 (48.15%) Vyatta
7 12 (44.44%) CA
8 4 (14.81%) Blue Coat
9 3 (11.11%) HP
9 3 (11.11%) Intel Security
9 3 (11.11%) ProCurve