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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 93 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.97% 2.70% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 17.14% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 17
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £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
212 105 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.22% 15.74% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 190 102 109
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
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 29 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Brighton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (35.00%) CCNA
4 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (25.00%) VLAN
6 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 5 (25.00%) Time Management
6 5 (25.00%) CCIE
6 5 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 5 (25.00%) Juniper
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) HTTP
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Debian
7 4 (20.00%) Puppet
8 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) NetScreen
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) IPv4
6 2 (10.00%) IPv6
6 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) SMTP
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
1 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (20.00%) Debian
4 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Time Management
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Web Development
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) CCNP
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) CCIE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) CCIP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) NetCrunch
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Juniper
3 5 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Progress
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Splunk
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago