The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 20 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 2.99% - 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.59%
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 Blackpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 22.39% 4.17% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 16
Average salary £30,000 £19,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -50.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Firewall
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Blackpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam