The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.10% 1.48% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 16.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 16.13% 8.87% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 32
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £49,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Firewall
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Aberdeen region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) CCNA
1 19 (82.61%) HP
1 19 (82.61%) Citrix
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
1 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
2 18 (78.26%) Network Design
2 18 (78.26%) Network Management
2 18 (78.26%) SonicWALL
2 18 (78.26%) Juniper
2 18 (78.26%) Service Delivery
2 18 (78.26%) Wireless
2 18 (78.26%) MPLS
2 18 (78.26%) CCNP
2 18 (78.26%) Dell
2 18 (78.26%) SLA
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) VoIP
3 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 4 (17.39%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.35%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Wireless
1 18 (78.26%) MPLS
1 18 (78.26%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Network Specialist
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Network Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Process Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
1 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Mentoring
1 18 (78.26%) Network Design
1 18 (78.26%) Network Management
1 18 (78.26%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.35%) CRM
2 1 (4.35%) ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) CCNA
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (78.26%) CCNP
3 4 (17.39%) CCDP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (78.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) HP
1 19 (82.61%) Citrix
2 18 (78.26%) SonicWALL
2 18 (78.26%) Juniper
2 18 (78.26%) Dell
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
Aberdeen
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago