The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 11.48% 8.82% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 57.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 17.21% 15.44% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 9
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Altrincham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Altrincham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Altrincham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Altrincham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 13 (86.67%) ITIL
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Line Management
3 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (60.00%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (13.33%) SaaS
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
5 2 (13.33%) ERD
5 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (13.33%) SMTP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) SMTP
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 9 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) UNIX
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Line Management
2 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (13.33%) ERD
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) VMware