The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 2.90% 2.20% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.13% 14.29% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 6
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +4.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Firewall
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 56 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 10.32% 15.38% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 29 44 39
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bath

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bath region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bath

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) WAN
6 6 (46.15%) VoIP
6 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
6 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
6 6 (46.15%) VLAN
6 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
6 6 (46.15%) Office 365
7 5 (38.46%) Wireless
7 5 (38.46%) VPN
8 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
8 4 (30.77%) QSIG
8 4 (30.77%) SMTP
8 4 (30.77%) MS Office
8 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) Siemens
8 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
8 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) QSIG
6 4 (30.77%) SMTP
6 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
6 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) OSPF
8 2 (15.38%) BGP
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) WLAN
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Network Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) HPUX
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Memory Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Postfix
3 2 (15.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) Cacti
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) SmokePing
1 2 (15.38%) Icinga
1 2 (15.38%) Graphite
1 2 (15.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Siemens
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat