The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chatham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 4.55% - 10.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chatham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 9.09% 4.55% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +23.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Chatham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Chatham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Chatham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham 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 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
2 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (83.33%) SIEM
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) CCSA
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) CCSE
4 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Chatham 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) IVR
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SIEM
2 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCSA
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) CCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP SIM
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Websense