The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 7 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 44 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 17.65% 13.54% 5.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 64.29% 56.41% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 7
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 78 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 27.45% 24.00% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 30
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Firewall
Salary Trend in Bromley

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Bromley

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Bromley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Bromley region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bromley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 49 (84.48%) Windows
1 49 (84.48%) Active Directory
2 48 (82.76%) MS Exchange
3 47 (81.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (77.59%) Citrix
5 34 (58.62%) VMware
6 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (51.72%) SAN
8 30 (51.72%) iSCSI
9 19 (32.76%) VLAN
9 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (31.03%) Windows 8
10 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (29.31%) vSphere
11 17 (29.31%) Backup Exec
11 17 (29.31%) Veeam
11 17 (29.31%) Cisco
12 16 (27.59%) WatchGuard
12 16 (27.59%) Symantec
12 16 (27.59%) McAfee
12 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
12 16 (27.59%) Migration
12 16 (27.59%) Kaspersky
12 16 (27.59%) Mac OS
12 16 (27.59%) Internet
12 16 (27.59%) VPN
12 16 (27.59%) SLA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bromley 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 48 (82.76%) MS Exchange
2 47 (81.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (55.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (53.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) FastStats
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) SAN
1 30 (51.72%) iSCSI
2 19 (32.76%) VLAN
3 16 (27.59%) Internet
3 16 (27.59%) VPN
4 15 (25.86%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (3.45%) Wireless
6 1 (1.72%) FCoE
6 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Support Engineer
2 16 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support
2 16 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (22.41%) Consultant
4 13 (22.41%) Support Consultant
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Support Consultant
4 13 (22.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) IT Operations Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Security Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.72%) Replication
2 1 (1.72%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (84.48%) Windows
2 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 32 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (32.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (31.03%) Windows 8
5 16 (27.59%) Mac OS
6 15 (25.86%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) CentOS
7 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) E-Commerce
1 16 (27.59%) Migration
2 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (12.07%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.34%) SIEM
3 6 (10.34%) Service Management
3 6 (10.34%) Change Management
4 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.72%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.72%) ETL
5 1 (1.72%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) PHP
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.72%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (84.48%) Active Directory
2 18 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.31%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Backup Exec
2 16 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.17%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.72%) Nagios
4 1 (1.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (77.59%) Citrix
2 34 (58.62%) VMware
3 17 (29.31%) Veeam
3 17 (29.31%) Cisco
4 16 (27.59%) Symantec
4 16 (27.59%) McAfee
4 16 (27.59%) Kaspersky
4 16 (27.59%) WatchGuard
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) Vyatta
7 2 (3.45%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.72%) Neolane
8 1 (1.72%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.72%) Tripwire