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 29 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 12 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.38% 2.01% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 4.85% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 24
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £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 South Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 418 515 621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 47.99% 41.43% 52.54%
Number of salaries quoted 364 442 509
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% -1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -2 9 £42,500 - 3
Newport -4 1 £62,500 +25.00%
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £40,000 -
CheckPoint
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) F5
3 21 (72.41%) LAN
4 20 (68.97%) Firewall
5 18 (62.07%) MPLS
5 18 (62.07%) BGP
6 17 (58.62%) Internet
6 17 (58.62%) WAN
6 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (55.17%) CCNP
7 16 (55.17%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (51.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (51.72%) VPN
8 15 (51.72%) DNS
8 15 (51.72%) OSPF
8 15 (51.72%) Juniper
9 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
10 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
11 10 (34.48%) Finance
11 10 (34.48%) DHCP
12 9 (31.03%) Avaya
12 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
13 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
13 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 7 (24.14%) Banking
14 7 (24.14%) CCNA
15 6 (20.69%) IPv4
15 6 (20.69%) IPv6
15 6 (20.69%) FTP

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) LAN
2 20 (68.97%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) BGP
3 18 (62.07%) MPLS
4 17 (58.62%) Internet
4 17 (58.62%) WAN
5 16 (55.17%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (51.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (51.72%) DNS
6 15 (51.72%) OSPF
6 15 (51.72%) VPN
7 10 (34.48%) DHCP
8 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
9 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
9 6 (20.69%) FTP
9 6 (20.69%) IPsec
9 6 (20.69%) IPv4
9 6 (20.69%) IPv6
10 5 (17.24%) VoIP
11 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (41.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (34.48%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Network Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Network Architect
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (24.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) VyOS
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.69%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Network Design
4 3 (10.34%) Network Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Statistics
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (55.17%) CCNP
3 7 (24.14%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (6.90%) CCVP
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) CCDA
6 1 (3.45%) CCSA
6 1 (3.45%) CCSE
6 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.90%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) F5
3 15 (51.72%) Juniper
4 9 (31.03%) Avaya
5 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
6 5 (17.24%) Intel Security
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Fortinet
8 3 (10.34%) Aruba
8 3 (10.34%) Blue Coat
8 3 (10.34%) Citrix
8 3 (10.34%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (10.34%) Vyatta
9 2 (6.90%) BMC
9 2 (6.90%) Brocade
9 2 (6.90%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) Nortel
9 2 (6.90%) Palo Alto
9 2 (6.90%) Remedy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,917 to £36,909 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £21,909 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago