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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 21 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 8.59% 12.22% 15.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.60% 42.31% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 8
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £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
57 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 22.27% 28.89% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 14
Average salary £50,000 £40,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.69% -34.80%
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 17 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (77.27%) SAN
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (63.64%) Juniper
4 14 (63.64%) Finance
4 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (54.55%) H.323
5 12 (54.55%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (54.55%) SolarWinds
5 12 (54.55%) FWSM
6 9 (40.91%) SLA
6 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (40.91%) OSPF
6 9 (40.91%) BGP
6 9 (40.91%) Change Control
7 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
9 5 (22.73%) CCNA
10 4 (18.18%) CCNP
10 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
10 4 (18.18%) F5
11 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
11 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
11 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
12 2 (9.09%) Internet
13 1 (4.55%) ITIL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 17 (77.27%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco PIX
3 12 (54.55%) FWSM
3 12 (54.55%) H.323
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) BGP
5 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) MPLS
8 1 (4.55%) VoIP
8 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (40.91%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) Juniper
3 12 (54.55%) SolarWinds
4 4 (18.18%) F5
5 3 (13.64%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.55%) Mitel
6 1 (4.55%) HP
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