The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 16 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 7.50% 0.82% 8.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.62% 4.17% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 11
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £35,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 21.67% 19.67% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 27
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Essex

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Basildon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Basildon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) MCSE
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) MCITP
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) MCP
2 9 (52.94%) ADSI
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) Juniper
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) OSPF
4 6 (35.29%) BGP
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Multicast
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
5 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
5 5 (29.41%) JNCIE
5 5 (29.41%) Junos
5 5 (29.41%) SDH
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) CCIE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) MPLS
2 6 (35.29%) OSPF
2 6 (35.29%) BGP
2 6 (35.29%) Multicast
3 5 (29.41%) Junos
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) DWDM
3 5 (29.41%) Network Security
3 5 (29.41%) SDH
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) LDAP
6 1 (5.88%) LAN
6 1 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) FWSM
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Design Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
1 5 (29.41%) System Testing
1 5 (29.41%) Network Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Network Design
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) MCSE
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCITP
2 9 (52.94%) MCP
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (29.41%) CCIE
4 5 (29.41%) JNCIE
5 2 (11.76%) VCP5
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (11.76%) CCA
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.88%) CCSP
6 1 (5.88%) CCNP
6 1 (5.88%) CCDA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Juniper
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) F5
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