The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CheckPoint products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CheckPoint over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

CheckPoint
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 - 16
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 5.26% - 1.82%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

CheckPoint is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 12 53 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 63.16% 81.54% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12 47 28
Median salary £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +77.77% -50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing CheckPoint as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for CheckPoint in Bridgend

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Bridgend

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BladeLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) BMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat