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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 7 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 15.49% 17.59% 6.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.31% 58.46% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 7
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -4.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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
26 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 36.62% 30.09% 37.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 46
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
4 13 (72.22%) Mac OS
4 13 (72.22%) VMware
4 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
5 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
5 12 (66.67%) Internet
5 12 (66.67%) Blackberry
5 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (33.33%) WatchGuard
7 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
8 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (16.67%) Wireless
9 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
9 3 (16.67%) DHCP
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec
9 3 (16.67%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) Apple
10 2 (11.11%) Firmware
10 2 (11.11%) MPLS
10 2 (11.11%) OSPF

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 12 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (11.11%) Multicast
5 2 (11.11%) MPLS
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 2 (11.11%) ADSL
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) PBX
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) SMTP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) 1st Line Support
2 12 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (61.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 8
3 13 (72.22%) Mac OS
3 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 3 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Avaya
7 2 (11.11%) Juniper
7 2 (11.11%) Apple
7 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 2 (11.11%) Veeam
7 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds