The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 85 74
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11  
Permanent jobs citing CheckPoint 17 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.54% 1.79% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 3.12% 4.35% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 13 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 £33,500 £37,500 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £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 Wales.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 545 575 695
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 49.50% 41.25% 51.33%
Number of salaries quoted 433 489 573
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for CheckPoint in Wales

CheckPoint
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CheckPoint in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for CheckPoint in Wales

CheckPoint
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CheckPoint within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales -1 12 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Wales - 5 £40,210 -
CheckPoint
UK

CheckPoint
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for CheckPoint.

1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) F5
3 26 (74.29%) Firewall
4 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (62.86%) WAN
5 21 (60.00%) LAN
5 21 (60.00%) CCNP
5 21 (60.00%) Juniper
6 18 (51.43%) MPLS
6 18 (51.43%) BGP
7 17 (48.57%) Internet
8 16 (45.71%) VPN
8 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
8 16 (45.71%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (42.86%) DNS
9 15 (42.86%) OSPF
9 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 14 (40.00%) Avaya
11 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
11 12 (34.29%) CCNA
11 12 (34.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (31.43%) Finance
13 10 (28.57%) Intel Security
13 10 (28.57%) DHCP
14 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
15 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
15 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
16 7 (20.00%) Banking

CheckPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.86%) IaaS
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) Firewall
2 22 (62.86%) WAN
3 21 (60.00%) LAN
4 18 (51.43%) BGP
4 18 (51.43%) MPLS
5 17 (48.57%) Internet
6 16 (45.71%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (45.71%) VPN
7 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (42.86%) DNS
7 15 (42.86%) OSPF
8 10 (28.57%) DHCP
9 8 (22.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (22.86%) Unified Communications
10 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
10 6 (17.14%) FTP
10 6 (17.14%) IPsec
10 6 (17.14%) IPv4
10 6 (17.14%) IPv6
11 5 (14.29%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (34.29%) Telecoms
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 7 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) IVR
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
1 3 (8.57%) VyOS
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
2 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.14%) DDoS Mitigation
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design
5 3 (8.57%) Network Management
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Statistics
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) CCNA
4 6 (17.14%) CCSA
5 5 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 5 (14.29%) JNCIS
6 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (5.71%) CCVP
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.86%) CCDA
8 1 (2.86%) CCSE
8 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Zenoss
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (5.71%) BladeLogic
3 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) F5
3 21 (60.00%) Juniper
4 14 (40.00%) Avaya
5 10 (28.57%) Intel Security
6 7 (20.00%) Nortel
7 6 (17.14%) SolarWinds
7 6 (17.14%) VMware
8 5 (14.29%) CA
8 5 (14.29%) Clearswift
8 5 (14.29%) LogRhythm
8 5 (14.29%) ServiceNow
9 4 (11.43%) Citrix
9 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
9 4 (11.43%) Vyatta
10 3 (8.57%) Aruba
10 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
10 3 (8.57%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (5.71%) Brocade
11 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,917 to £36,909 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £21,909 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago