The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 7.94% - 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.46% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £30,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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 Colchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 20.63% 13.29% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 11
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £28,753
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Colchester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Colchester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) MCITP
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) MCSA
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (10.00%) FirePass
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 4 (40.00%) ICT Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
1 4 (40.00%) SonicWALL
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago