The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Beckenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 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 Beckenham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 1 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 28.57% 25.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 88.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Beckenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Beckenham 42.86% 29.03% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 7
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +71.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Beckenham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Beckenham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Beckenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Beckenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Beckenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Beckenham 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Security
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft