The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 35 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.71% 6.40% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.23% 33.70% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 12
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -19.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,310 £21,250 £38,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 92 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 19.16% 19.01% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 76 40
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £21,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 46 (67.65%) VMware
1 46 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (48.53%) Windows
3 31 (45.59%) Citrix
4 23 (33.82%) LAN
5 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
5 21 (30.88%) Linux
5 21 (30.88%) Cisco
5 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
8 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 16 (23.53%) MCSE
9 16 (23.53%) Apache
9 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
9 16 (23.53%) MySQL
9 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
9 16 (23.53%) Migration
9 16 (23.53%) LAMP
10 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (22.06%) Web Services
11 14 (20.59%) VPN
11 14 (20.59%) WAN
12 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
12 13 (19.12%) IPsec
13 12 (17.65%) Wireless
13 12 (17.65%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 16 (23.53%) Apache
1 16 (23.53%) Tomcat
2 10 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (13.24%) Lync
4 4 (5.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (33.82%) LAN
2 21 (30.88%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.59%) VPN
3 14 (20.59%) WAN
4 13 (19.12%) IPsec
5 12 (17.65%) Wireless
6 10 (14.71%) VLAN
7 9 (13.24%) VoIP
8 8 (11.76%) PABX
9 4 (5.88%) LDAP
9 4 (5.88%) FTP
9 4 (5.88%) HTTP
9 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
9 4 (5.88%) Internet
9 4 (5.88%) MPLS
9 4 (5.88%) NAS
9 4 (5.88%) Network Security
10 3 (4.41%) WLAN
11 2 (2.94%) SAN
12 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.24%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.24%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.82%) Local Government
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (23.53%) Administrator
1 16 (23.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 16 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (16.18%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Consultant
2 11 (16.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 11 (16.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Technical Architect
3 9 (13.24%) Architect
4 8 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (11.76%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Service Desk Technician
6 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) LAMP
2 15 (22.06%) Web Services
3 4 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.18%) Thin Client
2 11 (16.18%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (48.53%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Linux
2 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
4 11 (16.18%) Windows Vista
5 9 (13.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (13.24%) Mac OS
6 7 (10.29%) Fedora
6 7 (10.29%) CentOS
7 4 (5.88%) UNIX
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Migration
2 9 (13.24%) DevOps
2 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (7.35%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL
6 4 (5.88%) BCP
6 4 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 4 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.47%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.47%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
2 10 (14.71%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby
5 4 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (5.88%) C
5 4 (5.88%) Java
5 4 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.53%) MCSE
3 11 (16.18%) CCA
3 11 (16.18%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (16.18%) MCITP
4 5 (7.35%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.35%) CCNA
4 5 (7.35%) MCSA
5 4 (5.88%) HND
6 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) GIAC
6 1 (1.47%) CCDA
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (67.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.24%) KVM
3 9 (13.24%) Xen
3 9 (13.24%) XenApp
4 4 (5.88%) Samba
5 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Vagrant
1 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.29%) Puppet
3 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 46 (67.65%) VMware
2 31 (45.59%) Citrix
3 21 (30.88%) Cisco
4 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.65%) Juniper
6 11 (16.18%) SonicWALL
7 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.88%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.47%) Mitel
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
9 1 (1.47%) Remedy
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000 per annum + OTE £28,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago