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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 11 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 11.38% 15.29% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 66.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 5
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -41.66%
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
32 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 26.02% 22.94% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 29
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £37,500
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 6 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bromley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 37 (84.09%) Windows
1 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 35 (79.55%) MS Exchange
2 35 (79.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (70.45%) Citrix
4 28 (63.64%) VMware
5 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (50.00%) Windows 8
7 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
8 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
8 18 (40.91%) Windows XP
8 18 (40.91%) Internet
8 18 (40.91%) Blackberry
8 18 (40.91%) Mac OS
9 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (31.82%) SAN
11 14 (31.82%) iSCSI
12 12 (27.27%) WatchGuard
12 12 (27.27%) VLAN
12 12 (27.27%) Cisco
13 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (22.73%) SLA
15 9 (20.45%) VPN
15 9 (20.45%) Veeam
15 9 (20.45%) vSphere
16 8 (18.18%) Symantec
16 8 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 35 (79.55%) MS Exchange
1 35 (79.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (56.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (38.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
2 18 (40.91%) Internet
3 14 (31.82%) SAN
3 14 (31.82%) iSCSI
4 12 (27.27%) VLAN
5 9 (20.45%) VPN
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.82%) Multicast
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.82%) OSPF
7 3 (6.82%) BGP
7 3 (6.82%) EIGRP
7 3 (6.82%) ADSL
7 3 (6.82%) LAN
7 3 (6.82%) PBX
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
7 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (4.55%) DNS
9 1 (2.27%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) 1st Line Support
2 18 (40.91%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.64%) Support Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Support Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Security Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Voice Network Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 22 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 18 (40.91%) Windows XP
3 18 (40.91%) Mac OS
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.82%) CentOS
8 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) E-Commerce
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.55%) SIEM
4 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PHP
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.82%) CCNP
2 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (84.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) Firmware
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.82%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) Citrix
2 28 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) WatchGuard
3 12 (27.27%) Cisco
4 9 (20.45%) Veeam
5 8 (18.18%) Symantec
6 7 (15.91%) McAfee
6 7 (15.91%) Kaspersky
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) HP
9 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
10 3 (6.82%) SonicWALL
10 3 (6.82%) Avaya
10 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.82%) Vyatta
10 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.55%) Dell
12 1 (2.27%) Apple