The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 53 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.56% 2.97% 4.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.18% 12.28% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,000 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £37,800 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 57 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.25% 24.15% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 102 55 75
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Gloucestershire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
9 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) Internet
9 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (25.00%) Windows XP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (6.25%) WLAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 8
7 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCTS
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago