The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackburn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 8 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 11.76% 7.41% 12.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 100.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £35,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Blackburn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackburn 23.53% 7.41% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Average salary £26,500 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.37% +34.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £35,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Blackburn

Firewall
Salary Trend in Blackburn

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Blackburn

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Blackburn

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Blackburn region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Blackburn

Firewall
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Blackburn

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Blackburn by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Blackburn 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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