The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 13 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 10.53% 20.59% 14.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 48.84% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Firewall
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 33.33% 42.16% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £40,000 £56,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Caerphilly

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
3 13 (81.25%) HP
4 12 (75.00%) SAP Certification
4 12 (75.00%) ISO 9001
4 12 (75.00%) SAP
4 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) Internet
6 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 8 (50.00%) MCSE
6 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) MCP
6 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (50.00%) NAS
6 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 7 (43.75%) Veritas
7 7 (43.75%) Commerce Server
7 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (43.75%) CMS
7 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
7 7 (43.75%) IIS
7 7 (43.75%) .NET
7 7 (43.75%) Symantec

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) Commerce Server
1 7 (43.75%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
1 8 (50.00%) NAS
2 6 (37.50%) FWSM
2 6 (37.50%) HSRP
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (37.50%) BGP
2 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 6 (37.50%) VRRP
2 6 (37.50%) IPsec
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Support Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Network Support
3 5 (31.25%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 13 (81.25%) Load Balancing
3 6 (37.50%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) SAP Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (50.00%) MCP
3 8 (50.00%) MCSE
4 7 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) CCNA
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) ISO 9001
1 12 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) HP
4 12 (75.00%) SAP
5 7 (43.75%) Veritas
5 7 (43.75%) Symantec
6 6 (37.50%) F5
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