The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 6 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 17.74% 6.35% 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 73.33% 40.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £41,500 £57,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.19% +165.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £57,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £32,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
Firewall
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 24.19% 15.87% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bridgend

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) F5
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
5 9 (50.00%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (33.33%) Network Design
7 6 (33.33%) Juniper
7 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (33.33%) WAN
7 6 (33.33%) LAN
7 6 (33.33%) Network Security
8 5 (27.78%) Change Control
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) RIP
8 5 (27.78%) OSPF
8 5 (27.78%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) SonicWALL
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (27.78%) Change Management
8 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) 3Com
9 4 (22.22%) FDDI
9 4 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
9 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (22.22%) Statistics

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 4 (22.22%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Wireless
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 6 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (27.78%) OSPF
3 5 (27.78%) BGP
3 5 (27.78%) RIP
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (22.22%) FDDI
4 4 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 4 (22.22%) PPP
4 4 (22.22%) PBX
4 4 (22.22%) ADSL
4 4 (22.22%) Broadband
4 4 (22.22%) ISDN
4 4 (22.22%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Escalation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Network Design
2 5 (27.78%) Change Management
2 5 (27.78%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) Network Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 15 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 9 (50.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCSE
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView
1 4 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) F5
3 6 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (27.78%) SonicWALL
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Nortel
5 4 (22.22%) Avaya
5 4 (22.22%) BMC
5 4 (22.22%) Nokia
5 4 (22.22%) Siemens
5 4 (22.22%) 3Com
5 4 (22.22%) Remedy
6 2 (11.11%) McAfee
6 2 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Aruba
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) Lumension
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 25 days ago