The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Burton-upon-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 12 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 9.09% 3.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.56% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £48,000 £48,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Burton-upon-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Burton-upon-Trent 16.36% 10.53% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 11
Average salary £48,000 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +47.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £28,200 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Burton-upon-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Firewall
Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Burton-upon-Trent region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Burton-upon-Trent

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Burton-upon-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Burton-upon-Trent

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Law
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Burton-upon-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Burton-upon-Trent 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Server
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) Acronis