The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 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 Caerphilly region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 8 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 23.91% 48.65% 8.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.38% 81.82% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 2
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 45.65% 59.46% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 3
Average salary £35,250 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% +34.32%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South Wales

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

Firewall
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Caerphilly

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Caerphilly region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 18 (94.74%) ITIL
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) HP
5 14 (73.68%) SAP Certification
5 14 (73.68%) ISO 9001
5 14 (73.68%) SAP
5 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (68.42%) Internet
7 12 (63.16%) DNS
7 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
7 12 (63.16%) Windows
8 11 (57.89%) MCSE
8 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
8 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
8 11 (57.89%) MCP
8 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (57.89%) SAN
8 11 (57.89%) NAS
9 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
9 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
9 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
9 10 (52.63%) CMS
9 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
9 10 (52.63%) Veritas
9 10 (52.63%) Commerce Server
9 10 (52.63%) Symantec
9 10 (52.63%) IIS
9 10 (52.63%) .NET

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 10 (52.63%) CMS
1 10 (52.63%) Commerce Server
1 10 (52.63%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
3 11 (57.89%) NAS
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
1 10 (52.63%) Support Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SAP Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSE
2 11 (57.89%) MCP
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) ISO 9001
1 14 (73.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 15 (78.95%) HP
5 14 (73.68%) SAP
6 10 (52.63%) Veritas
6 10 (52.63%) Symantec
7 4 (21.05%) TippingPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Citrix