The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 78 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.88% 0.70% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.92% 6.94% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 24
Average salary £41,500 £38,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% +1.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 72 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 11.10% 10.06% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 80 59 97
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Brighton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brighton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (58.33%) SAN
4 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (33.33%) VLAN
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (29.17%) EMC
7 7 (29.17%) Citrix
7 7 (29.17%) Symantec
7 7 (29.17%) McAfee
7 7 (29.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) IIS
7 7 (29.17%) COM+
7 7 (29.17%) DHCP
7 7 (29.17%) DNS
7 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
7 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (29.17%) SonicWALL
7 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
7 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
7 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (33.33%) VLAN
4 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
4 7 (29.17%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) WAN
7 4 (16.67%) MPLS
8 3 (12.50%) OSPF
8 3 (12.50%) BGP
8 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 3 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (8.33%) L2TP
9 2 (8.33%) HSRP
9 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
9 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (4.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Support Technician
2 7 (29.17%) Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Technical Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Technical Support
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) COM+
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) CESG
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Problem Management
2 6 (25.00%) Change Control
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Network Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (25.00%) CCNP
4 5 (20.83%) CCIE
5 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 2 (8.33%) CCDP
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (29.17%) XenApp
3 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
2 6 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (25.00%) NetCrunch
3 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Symantec
3 7 (29.17%) McAfee
3 7 (29.17%) EMC
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) SonicWALL
4 6 (25.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
7 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.33%) NetScout
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (4.17%) SAP
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