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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 26 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.18% 1.43% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 8.16% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
33 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.94% 17.56% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 43
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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 19 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) CentOS
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
5 2 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Information Management
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Information Management
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
Aberdeen
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago