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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 26 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.79% 1.39% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 11.11% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +22.60%
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
38 36 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.01% 12.50% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 47
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £28,088
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +29.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £31,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,400
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 28 November 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco
4 8 (66.67%) CCNA
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) HP
4 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) VoIP
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (58.33%) Network Management
5 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
5 7 (58.33%) Network Design
5 7 (58.33%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (58.33%) Wireless
5 7 (58.33%) Dell
5 7 (58.33%) Juniper
5 7 (58.33%) SLA
5 7 (58.33%) CCNP
6 4 (33.33%) CCDP
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) VMware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) MPLS
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (58.33%) CCNP
3 4 (33.33%) CCDP
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
3 8 (66.67%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) Juniper
4 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Sophos
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