Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 85 108
Rank change year-on-year -27 +23 +25
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 4 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.25% 1.89% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 4.24% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 30
South Wales median annual salary £32,500 £39,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.20% -19.49% +30.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £39,875 £48,750 £68,750
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £39,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% -17.37% +26.67%

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 601 613 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.06% 44.48% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 503 559 824
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +5.48% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,525
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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
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 16 October 2018. 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 -33 4 £32,500 -9.09% 2
CheckPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT jobs citing CheckPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) Sophos
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Sophos
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) Veeam
1 3 (75.00%) VMware