The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bath region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 12 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Firewall 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 10.39% 2.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 88.89% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £150 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% -31.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 11.69% 9.30% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £413 £413 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +334.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.58 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
Firewall
Somerset

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Firewall across the Bath region.

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bath region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Firewall across the Bath region.

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Avaya
3 7 (63.64%) Mitel
3 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) MCSE
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MCP
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) BGP
6 3 (27.27%) ICMP
6 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
6 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) IPv4
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (27.27%) Check Point Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
1 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) Wireless
2 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) IPv4
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) Junos
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) ICMP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) LDAP
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Network Support
3 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) MCSA
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCP
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
3 3 (27.27%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (27.27%) JNCIS
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Postfix
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Avaya
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Mitel
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
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