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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 11.29% - 6.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.18% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £27,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
17 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Borehamwood 27.42% 45.88% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 9
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Borehamwood region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Borehamwood

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Borehamwood

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Apple
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SonicWALL
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (80.00%) Office 365
4 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (70.00%) Terminal Services
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
6 5 (50.00%) VLAN
6 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) OSPF
7 4 (40.00%) SAN
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (40.00%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Borehamwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) SSL
3 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) OSPF
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
6 4 (40.00%) NAS
6 4 (40.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (30.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Terminal Services
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Apple
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Fujitsu
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 1 (10.00%) Sage
8 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks