Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 102 133
Rank change year-on-year +17 +31 -77
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 28 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.96% 1.84% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 4.28% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 11
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £58,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.19% +56.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £38,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,500 £68,750 £41,000
Wales median annual salary £39,250 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -21.50% +33.33% -11.76%

CheckPoint is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 675 935 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 47.30% 43.11% 42.80%
Number of salaries quoted 609 812 916
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.19%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +1.45%

CheckPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing CheckPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +29 17 £40,000 -40.74%
Newport -5 7 £39,250 -7.65%
Torfaen - 3 £23,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
CheckPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (64.29%) Firewall
3 16 (57.14%) CCNP
4 14 (50.00%) LAN
5 13 (46.43%) VPN
6 12 (42.86%) WAN
6 12 (42.86%) F5
7 11 (39.29%) Network Security
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (32.14%) BGP
8 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 8 (28.57%) Unified Communications
10 7 (25.00%) DHCP
10 7 (25.00%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (25.00%) Windows
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (21.43%) Juniper
11 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (17.86%) IaaS
12 5 (17.86%) Splunk
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
12 5 (17.86%) PaaS
12 5 (17.86%) Puppet
12 5 (17.86%) Network Management

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 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Bluemix
2 5 (17.86%) IaaS
2 5 (17.86%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (17.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) WAN
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (39.29%) Network Security
6 9 (32.14%) BGP
7 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 8 (28.57%) Unified Communications
8 7 (25.00%) DHCP
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
10 5 (17.86%) Skype
10 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
11 4 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (14.29%) OSPF
11 4 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Fintech
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Network Management
2 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.71%) CAD
4 3 (10.71%) Stress Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (57.14%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) CCDP
4 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.86%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Ansible
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (21.43%) Juniper
4 5 (17.86%) AppDynamics
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Palo Alto
4 5 (17.86%) SolarWinds
4 5 (17.86%) Splunk
4 5 (17.86%) Vyatta
5 3 (10.71%) LANDesk
5 3 (10.71%) Lotus
5 3 (10.71%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.14%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat