The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 26 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 7.56% 6.94% 9.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.13% 24.64% 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Average salary £85,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 69 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.22% 28.16% 23.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 19
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Firewall
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Brentwood

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 14 (77.78%) Cisco
1 14 (77.78%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 9 (50.00%) LAN
3 9 (50.00%) WAN
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) CCNP
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) ITSM
5 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) Banking
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (22.22%) NetScreen
7 4 (22.22%) Brocade
7 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
9 2 (11.11%) CCNA
9 2 (11.11%) SLA
10 1 (5.56%) CCIE
10 1 (5.56%) H.323
10 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 1 (5.56%) OSPF

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) NetScreen
4 1 (5.56%) BGP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.56%) FWSM
4 1 (5.56%) H.323
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) OSPF
4 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Deployment Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) ITSM
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
1 14 (77.78%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) Palo Alto
3 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Meraki
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
Brentwood, Essex
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