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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 23 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 7.66% 13.64% 15.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 41.38% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 6
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
54 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.98% 32.95% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 7
Average salary £48,500 £37,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 November 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) SAN
3 14 (73.68%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 11 (57.89%) H.323
6 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
7 10 (52.63%) FWSM
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (52.63%) Juniper
8 8 (42.11%) OSPF
8 8 (42.11%) BGP
8 8 (42.11%) SLA
8 8 (42.11%) Change Control
9 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (26.32%) CCNA
11 4 (21.05%) Banking
11 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
11 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
12 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
12 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (10.53%) Internet
13 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
14 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
14 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
14 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) SAN
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (57.89%) H.323
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (52.63%) FWSM
5 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
6 4 (21.05%) Unified Communications
7 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
9 1 (5.26%) MPLS
9 1 (5.26%) VoIP
9 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.26%) Network Security
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Network Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.26%) AWK
1 1 (5.26%) Korn
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
3 10 (52.63%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.26%) Mitel
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) F5
Brentwood, Essex
Austin Fraser
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