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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 6.94% - 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
20 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 27.78% 7.29% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 17
Average salary £29,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.69% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £41,250 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
4 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (37.50%) Draytek
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support
1 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Draytek
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) VMware