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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 6 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 42 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 14.49% 17.50% 5.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.82% 65.63% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 10
Average salary £22,500 £37,500 £59,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -36.70%
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
34 64 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 24.64% 26.67% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 30
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £42,500
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 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bromley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (81.03%) Windows
1 47 (81.03%) Active Directory
2 45 (77.59%) MS Exchange
2 45 (77.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (68.97%) Citrix
4 32 (55.17%) VMware
5 29 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 26 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (41.38%) Windows 8
9 22 (37.93%) iSCSI
9 22 (37.93%) SAN
9 22 (37.93%) TCP/IP
10 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
10 19 (32.76%) Windows XP
10 19 (32.76%) Internet
10 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
10 19 (32.76%) Mac OS
11 15 (25.86%) VLAN
11 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (25.86%) WatchGuard
11 15 (25.86%) Cisco
12 13 (22.41%) SLA
12 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (20.69%) Veeam
13 12 (20.69%) vSphere
13 12 (20.69%) VPN
14 11 (18.97%) Symantec
14 11 (18.97%) Norton AntiVirus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (77.59%) MS Exchange
1 45 (77.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 29 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (44.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
6 1 (1.72%) IIS
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) iSCSI
1 22 (37.93%) SAN
1 22 (37.93%) TCP/IP
2 19 (32.76%) Internet
3 15 (25.86%) VLAN
4 12 (20.69%) VPN
5 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (5.17%) BGP
6 3 (5.17%) OSPF
6 3 (5.17%) EIGRP
6 3 (5.17%) ADSL
6 3 (5.17%) LAN
6 3 (5.17%) PBX
6 3 (5.17%) VoIP
6 3 (5.17%) WAN
6 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
6 3 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (5.17%) Multicast
7 2 (3.45%) DNS
8 1 (1.72%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (72.41%) Support Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) 1st Line Support
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) Support Consultant
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Support Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) Senior Support Consultant
4 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.34%) IT Operations Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Security Operations Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Security Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (1.72%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.72%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.72%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (81.03%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (41.38%) Windows 8
5 19 (32.76%) Windows XP
5 19 (32.76%) Mac OS
6 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.17%) Linux
8 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) E-Commerce
2 10 (17.24%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
4 6 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (10.34%) Problem Management
4 6 (10.34%) SIEM
4 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (10.34%) Service Management
4 6 (10.34%) Change Management
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) PHP
2 2 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) Perl
3 1 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CCNP
2 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) CCIE
4 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (81.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.69%) vSphere
4 3 (5.17%) Firmware
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (18.97%) Norton AntiVirus
1 11 (18.97%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.17%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.17%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Citrix
2 32 (55.17%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) WatchGuard
3 15 (25.86%) Cisco
4 12 (20.69%) Veeam
5 11 (18.97%) Symantec
6 10 (17.24%) Kaspersky
6 10 (17.24%) McAfee
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.62%) HP
9 4 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.17%) Avaya
10 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.17%) SonicWALL
10 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.17%) Vyatta
11 2 (3.45%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.45%) Dell
12 1 (1.72%) Apple