The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Firewall 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.35% - 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £481 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.51% +15.62%
Firewall
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.12% 19.85% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 3
Average daily rate £400 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £358 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) CCNA
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) SMTP
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
2 9 (64.29%) FTP
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) CCENT
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Aruba
3 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) CCSA
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
5 4 (28.57%) HSRP
5 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (28.57%) VRRP
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) FTP
1 9 (64.29%) SMTP
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
2 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (28.57%) HSRP
3 4 (28.57%) IPsec
3 4 (28.57%) SNMP
3 4 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (28.57%) tcpdump
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) VRRP
3 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Check Point Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Check Point Support
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall Support
1 5 (35.71%) Network Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Network Support
1 5 (35.71%) Network Support Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Support Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Security Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCENT
1 9 (64.29%) CCNA
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) CCSA
3 5 (35.71%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (28.57%) CCSE
5 2 (14.29%) JNCIA
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (7.14%) CISMP
6 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 7 (50.00%) Aruba
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Qualys
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) CommVault
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Veeam