The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bromley region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 13 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 15.31% 3.54% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.38% 16.00% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 3
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Bromley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 25.36% 22.12% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 22
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
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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 17 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bromley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (84.93%) MS Exchange
2 60 (82.19%) Active Directory
2 60 (82.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 59 (80.82%) Citrix
4 57 (78.08%) Cisco
5 56 (76.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 52 (71.23%) Migration
7 49 (67.12%) VPN
8 48 (65.75%) VLAN
8 48 (65.75%) WatchGuard
9 44 (60.27%) Windows
10 41 (56.16%) VMware
11 38 (52.05%) Blackberry
11 38 (52.05%) E-Commerce
11 38 (52.05%) Internet
11 38 (52.05%) Mac OS
12 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (42.47%) Wireless
13 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (41.10%) vSphere
14 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (38.36%) Kaspersky
15 28 (38.36%) iSCSI
15 28 (38.36%) McAfee
15 28 (38.36%) Norton AntiVirus
15 28 (38.36%) Symantec
15 28 (38.36%) SAN
16 27 (36.99%) Backup Exec
16 27 (36.99%) Veeam
17 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (84.93%) MS Exchange
2 60 (82.19%) Exchange Server 2003
3 56 (76.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (35.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.74%) Lync
7 2 (2.74%) CMS
8 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (67.12%) VPN
2 48 (65.75%) VLAN
3 38 (52.05%) Internet
4 31 (42.47%) Wireless
5 28 (38.36%) iSCSI
5 28 (38.36%) SAN
6 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.85%) DNS
8 4 (5.48%) LAN
8 4 (5.48%) VoIP
8 4 (5.48%) WAN
8 4 (5.48%) DMZ
9 2 (2.74%) CTI
9 2 (2.74%) H.323
9 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.74%) PSTN
9 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.74%) VPLS
10 1 (1.37%) DMVPN
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Support Engineer
2 37 (50.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 36 (49.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (13.70%) Senior Support Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Analyst
6 8 (10.96%) Consultant
7 7 (9.59%) Network Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Service Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Project Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Service Desk Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) IT Consultant
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Support Consultant
11 2 (2.74%) Project Consultant
12 1 (1.37%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 1 (1.37%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.05%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 44 (60.27%) Windows
2 38 (52.05%) Mac OS
3 31 (42.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (16.44%) Windows XP
6 12 (16.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
7 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Migration
2 38 (52.05%) E-Commerce
3 2 (2.74%) Quality Management
3 2 (2.74%) Information Security
3 2 (2.74%) WFM
4 1 (1.37%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.37%) High Availability
4 1 (1.37%) SIEM
4 1 (1.37%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (1.37%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (1.37%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (1.37%) Change Management
4 1 (1.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) CCNA
1 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.74%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (82.19%) Active Directory
2 30 (41.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (41.10%) vSphere
3 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 28 (38.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 27 (36.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) Citrix
2 57 (78.08%) Cisco
3 48 (65.75%) WatchGuard
4 41 (56.16%) VMware
5 28 (38.36%) Kaspersky
5 28 (38.36%) Symantec
5 28 (38.36%) McAfee
6 27 (36.99%) Veeam
7 9 (12.33%) CheckPoint
8 6 (8.22%) HP
9 5 (6.85%) F5
10 4 (5.48%) Aruba
10 4 (5.48%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.11%) Juniper
12 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.74%) Avaya
12 2 (2.74%) Fortinet