The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 32 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Firewall 87 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.70% 3.64% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.74% 25.93% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 36 27
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£405 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.28% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.75 £22.50 £152.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.11% -85.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% -16.34%
Firewall
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
283 189 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.56% 14.05% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 127 150
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £110.00 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Firewall Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Firewall Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Firewall
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Firewall across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Firewall Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Firewall
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +4 24 £450 +55.17% 2
Staines +2 12 £513 +42.36% 3
Camberley +2 8 £425 +41.66%
Redhill - 5 £369 -
Leatherhead -9 2 £325 -22.15% 4
Woking - 2 £405 - 1
Dorking - 1 £375 - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 85 (57.43%) Cisco
2 56 (37.84%) Windows
3 46 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (29.73%) VMware
5 42 (28.38%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (27.70%) VPN
7 37 (25.00%) Juniper
7 37 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 32 (21.62%) Active Directory
9 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
9 30 (20.27%) Linux
10 27 (18.24%) DNS
11 26 (17.57%) MPLS
11 26 (17.57%) CheckPoint
11 26 (17.57%) Network Architecture
12 25 (16.89%) DV Cleared
12 25 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (16.89%) WAN
13 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (15.54%) Citrix
15 22 (14.86%) CCNA
16 21 (14.19%) LAN
16 21 (14.19%) Telecoms
17 20 (13.51%) Finance
17 20 (13.51%) CCNP
17 20 (13.51%) Bash Shell
18 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
19 18 (12.16%) OSPF
19 18 (12.16%) BGP
19 18 (12.16%) Kalman Filter

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.70%) Lync
5 3 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.03%) CMS
5 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.68%) Moodle
7 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 19 (12.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.08%) MS Office
3 5 (3.38%) MS Project
4 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.38%) Cisco ASA
2 41 (27.70%) VPN
3 27 (18.24%) DNS
4 26 (17.57%) MPLS
5 25 (16.89%) WAN
6 21 (14.19%) LAN
7 18 (12.16%) OSPF
7 18 (12.16%) BGP
8 16 (10.81%) TCP/IP
9 15 (10.14%) Ethernet
10 14 (9.46%) DHCP
10 14 (9.46%) VoIP
10 14 (9.46%) SAN
10 14 (9.46%) Network Security
11 13 (8.78%) Wireshark
12 11 (7.43%) IPsec
12 11 (7.43%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (6.76%) SSL
13 10 (6.76%) SNMP
14 9 (6.08%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (14.19%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.51%) Finance
3 3 (2.03%) Korean Language
4 2 (1.35%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 30 (20.27%) Analyst
2 23 (15.54%) Network Engineer
3 18 (12.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (8.11%) Consultant
5 10 (6.76%) Software Engineer
5 10 (6.76%) Design Engineer
5 10 (6.76%) IP Engineer
6 9 (6.08%) Security Analyst
6 9 (6.08%) Architect
7 8 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (4.05%) Network Support
9 6 (4.05%) Firewall Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) CSS
1 3 (2.03%) WAP
2 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.68%) WinForms
2 1 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) ODBC
2 1 (0.68%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) PKI
2 9 (6.08%) Device Driver
3 6 (4.05%) CMDB
4 3 (2.03%) EFT
4 3 (2.03%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.35%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.35%) iPhone
5 2 (1.35%) iPad
6 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.68%) Wiki
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (37.84%) Windows
2 30 (20.27%) Linux
3 25 (16.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (8.78%) UNIX
6 10 (6.76%) Solaris
6 10 (6.76%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.08%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (6.08%) CentOS
7 9 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.35%) SUSE
12 1 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.57%) Network Architecture
2 18 (12.16%) Kalman Filter
3 16 (10.81%) ITIL
4 15 (10.14%) Software Engineering
4 15 (10.14%) Load Balancing
5 13 (8.78%) Validation
6 12 (8.11%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.43%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.76%) Change Management
8 10 (6.76%) Network Management
9 9 (6.08%) ITSM
10 8 (5.41%) Security Management
11 7 (4.73%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (4.73%) Cyber Security
12 6 (4.05%) Migration
12 6 (4.05%) Information Security
13 5 (3.38%) Project Management
14 4 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.51%) Bash Shell
2 14 (9.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (9.46%) C
3 13 (8.78%) C++
4 8 (5.41%) SQL
5 7 (4.73%) Perl
6 6 (4.05%) Python
6 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.35%) ActionScript
7 2 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 46 (31.08%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 25 (16.89%) DV Cleared
4 22 (14.86%) CCNA
5 20 (13.51%) CCNP
6 16 (10.81%) SC Cleared
7 12 (8.11%) CCIE
8 9 (6.08%) MCSE
8 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (5.41%) CISSP
10 7 (4.73%) CISM
10 7 (4.73%) MCP
11 6 (4.05%) CRISC
12 4 (2.70%) Degree
13 3 (2.03%) CCSP
14 2 (1.35%) MCSA
14 2 (1.35%) CCDA
14 2 (1.35%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.35%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) SLA
1 9 (6.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (5.41%) XenApp
5 7 (4.73%) vSphere
5 7 (4.73%) Xen
6 6 (4.05%) Sendmail
7 4 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.70%) ISA Server
7 4 (2.70%) ProxySG
8 3 (2.03%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.03%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.03%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.35%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.05%) MIMEsweeper
2 6 (4.05%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.70%) WSUS
3 4 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (2.03%) Sysprep
4 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (57.43%) Cisco
2 44 (29.73%) VMware
3 37 (25.00%) Juniper
4 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
5 26 (17.57%) CheckPoint
6 23 (15.54%) Citrix
7 15 (10.14%) Nokia
8 14 (9.46%) Blue Coat
9 12 (8.11%) F5
10 11 (7.43%) McAfee
11 8 (5.41%) Websense
11 8 (5.41%) Radware
11 8 (5.41%) Huawei
11 8 (5.41%) Redback
11 8 (5.41%) Avaya
12 7 (4.73%) NetApp
13 5 (3.38%) SolarWinds
13 5 (3.38%) Ericsson
13 5 (3.38%) Symantec
14 4 (2.70%) BT
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