The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 58 50
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.62% 1.86% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 5.10% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 13
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Cardiff.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 244 255 313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 43.88% 36.48% 47.50%
Number of salaries quoted 224 206 255
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Cardiff

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 17 (89.47%) Internet
3 16 (84.21%) MPLS
4 15 (78.95%) WAN
5 14 (73.68%) DNS
5 14 (73.68%) BGP
5 14 (73.68%) F5
5 14 (73.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (68.42%) VPN
7 12 (63.16%) OSPF
8 11 (57.89%) Firewall
8 11 (57.89%) Juniper
9 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (47.37%) CCNP
10 9 (47.37%) DHCP
11 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
11 8 (42.11%) Finance
11 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
11 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
11 8 (42.11%) Unified Communications
12 7 (36.84%) Banking
12 7 (36.84%) Avaya
13 6 (31.58%) IPv4
13 6 (31.58%) IPv6
13 6 (31.58%) FTP
13 6 (31.58%) IPsec
13 6 (31.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Bluemix
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Internet
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
2 16 (84.21%) MPLS
3 15 (78.95%) WAN
4 14 (73.68%) BGP
4 14 (73.68%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (73.68%) DNS
5 13 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (68.42%) VPN
6 12 (63.16%) OSPF
7 11 (57.89%) Firewall
8 9 (47.37%) DHCP
9 8 (42.11%) Unified Communications
10 6 (31.58%) BIG-IP
10 6 (31.58%) FTP
10 6 (31.58%) IPsec
10 6 (31.58%) IPv4
10 6 (31.58%) IPv6
11 3 (15.79%) HSRP
11 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Architect
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Architect
4 6 (31.58%) Network Architect
5 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Network Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Telecoms Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (31.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Load Balancing
2 6 (31.58%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (10.53%) CCVP
4 1 (5.26%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) F5
3 11 (57.89%) Juniper
4 7 (36.84%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
6 1 (5.26%) Aruba
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.26%) Nokia
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.26%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Vyatta
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