The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Borehamwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 10 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 6.45% 6.67% 4.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 25.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Borehamwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 19.35% 26.67% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 16
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Borehamwood

Firewall
Salary Trend in Borehamwood

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Borehamwood

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Borehamwood 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Sage