The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 23 June 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 88 87
Rank change year-on-year +27 -1  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 9 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.24% 0.27% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 3.07% 0.64% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 13
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -4.25%  

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 South Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 293 466 560
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 40.25% 41.64% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 257 402 467
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in South Wales

CheckPoint
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Cardiff +14 5 £40,750 -4.11%
Caerphilly - 2 £42,500 -
Torfaen - 2 £23,000 - 1
CheckPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (86.36%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) VPN
4 16 (72.73%) F5
5 14 (63.64%) LAN
5 14 (63.64%) WAN
5 14 (63.64%) BGP
6 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
7 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (54.55%) DNS
8 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (50.00%) ITIL
8 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (45.45%) Juniper
9 10 (45.45%) CCNP
9 10 (45.45%) OSPF
10 9 (40.91%) Internet
10 9 (40.91%) MPLS
11 7 (31.82%) CCNA
11 7 (31.82%) DHCP
11 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
12 6 (27.27%) FTP
12 6 (27.27%) IPv4
12 6 (27.27%) IPv6
12 6 (27.27%) IPsec
12 6 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
12 6 (27.27%) Network Security
13 5 (22.73%) HSRP

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) VPN
3 14 (63.64%) BGP
3 14 (63.64%) LAN
3 14 (63.64%) WAN
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (54.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (54.55%) DNS
5 10 (45.45%) OSPF
6 9 (40.91%) Internet
6 9 (40.91%) MPLS
7 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) FTP
8 6 (27.27%) IPsec
8 6 (27.27%) IPv4
8 6 (27.27%) IPv6
8 6 (27.27%) Network Security
9 5 (22.73%) HSRP
10 4 (18.18%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Load Balancing
2 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 2 (9.09%) CAD
5 2 (9.09%) Network Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Stress Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 7 (31.82%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.64%) CCDP
5 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (4.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (72.73%) F5
3 10 (45.45%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) McAfee
4 4 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 2 (9.09%) Aruba
6 2 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 2 (9.09%) LANDesk
6 2 (9.09%) Lotus
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.55%) BMC
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Nortel
7 1 (4.55%) Remedy
7 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire
Cwmbran, Gwent
Networkers
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago