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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 22 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.03% 2.65% 6.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 15.38% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.09% 17.22% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 17
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
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