The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cannock region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 5 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 12.50% 3.57% 3.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 25.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £34,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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 Cannock region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cannock
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cannock 37.50% 14.29% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cannock

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cannock

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Cannock

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cannock

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cannock by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cannock 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft