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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 79 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.70% 1.02% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.49% 8.70% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,750 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
162 92 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.17% 11.75% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 144 83 106
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 31 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brighton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
3 16 (47.06%) SAN
3 16 (47.06%) VMware
4 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
5 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (32.35%) CCNP
9 10 (29.41%) Linux
9 10 (29.41%) VPN
9 10 (29.41%) VLAN
10 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) CCIE
12 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
12 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.59%) DHCP
12 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
12 7 (20.59%) IIS
12 7 (20.59%) COM+
12 7 (20.59%) CCNA
12 7 (20.59%) EMC
12 7 (20.59%) Change Control

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) SAN
2 14 (41.18%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (29.41%) VLAN
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 7 (20.59%) DNS
4 7 (20.59%) DHCP
5 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (14.71%) NetScreen
6 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
7 4 (11.76%) HTTP
7 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.76%) LAN
7 4 (11.76%) WAN
7 4 (11.76%) MPLS
8 3 (8.82%) VoIP
9 2 (5.88%) SMTP
9 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
9 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 2 (5.88%) BGP
9 2 (5.88%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Support Technician
3 7 (20.59%) Support Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Technician
3 7 (20.59%) Senior Technician
4 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Support
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) COM+
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) CESG
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.76%) Debian
7 4 (11.76%) UNIX
8 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.88%) CentOS
10 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.94%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Change Control
2 5 (14.71%) Time Management
2 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 4 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) Web Development
4 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) Java
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CCNP
1 11 (32.35%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (23.53%) CCIE
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (20.59%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) CCDP
4 2 (5.88%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) CCIP
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) XenApp
3 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (17.65%) NetCrunch
2 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
3 4 (11.76%) Puppet
4 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Cisco
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Fortinet
3 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) EMC
4 6 (17.65%) Juniper
4 6 (17.65%) Splunk
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) SonicWALL
5 5 (14.71%) Symantec
5 5 (14.71%) McAfee
6 3 (8.82%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
7 2 (5.88%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Progress
8 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago