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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 13 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 6.00% 20.00% 9.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
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
7 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chatham 14.00% 26.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016, 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 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) SIEM
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) CCDA
5 2 (28.57%) CCDP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Chatham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCDA
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) AlienVault
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) Splunk