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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 8 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 15.46% 8.43% 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 25.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 3
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,250 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
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
64 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bromley 30.92% 33.73% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 27
Average salary £37,500 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 22 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Bromley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 54 (83.08%) MS Exchange
2 53 (81.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 52 (80.00%) Windows
4 45 (69.23%) Citrix
5 43 (66.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
6 42 (64.62%) VMware
7 39 (60.00%) Cisco
8 35 (53.85%) Veeam
9 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (52.31%) Backup Exec
10 33 (50.77%) Symantec
11 30 (46.15%) SAN
12 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (44.62%) iSCSI
12 29 (44.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (38.46%) VPN
15 23 (35.38%) Wireless
15 23 (35.38%) VLAN
15 23 (35.38%) WatchGuard
16 22 (33.85%) Migration
17 20 (30.77%) vSphere
18 19 (29.23%) Kaspersky
18 19 (29.23%) McAfee
18 19 (29.23%) Norton AntiVirus
19 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (24.62%) Internet
20 16 (24.62%) HP
20 16 (24.62%) Dell

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 54 (83.08%) MS Exchange
2 53 (81.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 29 (44.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 26 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2000
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.54%) IIS
8 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) FastStats
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) SAN
2 29 (44.62%) iSCSI
3 25 (38.46%) VPN
4 23 (35.38%) Wireless
4 23 (35.38%) VLAN
5 16 (24.62%) Internet
6 15 (23.08%) DNS
7 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.54%) FCoE
9 1 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.54%) Network Security
9 1 (1.54%) VoIP
9 1 (1.54%) HTTP
9 1 (1.54%) SNMP
9 1 (1.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
1 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 23 (35.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (33.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Security Operations Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Operations Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Support Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Security Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Support Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) IT Operations Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Consultant
5 9 (13.85%) Support Consultant
6 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.08%) Blackberry
1 15 (23.08%) Replication
2 14 (21.54%) Clustering
3 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 43 (66.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (23.08%) Mac OS
6 14 (21.54%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (12.31%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.54%) CentOS
9 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.54%) Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Migration
2 15 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 9 (13.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (13.85%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (12.31%) Service Management
4 8 (12.31%) Change Management
4 8 (12.31%) Problem Management
4 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
4 8 (12.31%) SIEM
5 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.54%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.54%) Network Design
6 1 (1.54%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.54%) ITIL
6 1 (1.54%) ETL
6 1 (1.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.54%) CCIE
2 1 (1.54%) CCNA
2 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (64.62%) Active Directory
2 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (30.77%) vSphere
4 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 34 (52.31%) Backup Exec
2 19 (29.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (21.54%) WSUS
4 5 (7.69%) Nagios
5 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 45 (69.23%) Citrix
2 42 (64.62%) VMware
3 39 (60.00%) Cisco
4 35 (53.85%) Veeam
5 33 (50.77%) Symantec
6 23 (35.38%) WatchGuard
7 19 (29.23%) Kaspersky
7 19 (29.23%) McAfee
8 16 (24.62%) HP
8 16 (24.62%) Dell
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.54%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.54%) Neolane
9 1 (1.54%) Vyatta
9 1 (1.54%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat