The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.60% 6.50% 9.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.81% 44.44% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 17.53% 14.63% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Websense
3 2 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (16.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Sendmail
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) UAG
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
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