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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 3 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 35.71% 11.11% 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 95.24% 71.43% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 7
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £43,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £63,800 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
21 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 37.50% 15.56% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 24
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
1 31 (88.57%) Windows Server
2 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 29 (82.86%) DNS
4 27 (77.14%) VMware
5 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
5 24 (68.57%) DHCP
6 10 (28.57%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
8 7 (20.00%) MS Office
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Office 365
10 5 (14.29%) NAS
10 5 (14.29%) PBX
10 5 (14.29%) VoIP
10 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
10 5 (14.29%) Sage
10 5 (14.29%) Internet
11 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
12 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
12 2 (5.71%) Change Control
12 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (5.71%) CCNA
12 2 (5.71%) ITIL
12 2 (5.71%) Cisco

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) DNS
2 24 (68.57%) DHCP
2 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (14.29%) Internet
3 5 (14.29%) NAS
3 5 (14.29%) PBX
3 5 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Support Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 19 (54.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (42.86%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 15 (42.86%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 15 (42.86%) Server Engineer
3 15 (42.86%) Server Support
4 14 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 14 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 4 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (11.43%) Senior IT Support
9 4 (11.43%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
1 31 (88.57%) Windows Server
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.71%) Change Control
1 2 (5.71%) ITIL
2 1 (2.86%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Sage
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Google
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