The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 63 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.73% 0.86% 4.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.02% 4.72% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 23
Average salary £31,250 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £33,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £39,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
122 106 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.21% 18.18% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 116 73 74
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Firewall
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (50.00%) Citrix
6 18 (50.00%) CCNA
6 18 (50.00%) Cisco
7 17 (47.22%) VMware
8 16 (44.44%) MCSE
8 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
10 14 (38.89%) MS Office
10 14 (38.89%) LAN
10 14 (38.89%) WAN
10 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (36.11%) XenApp
11 13 (36.11%) Finance
11 13 (36.11%) HP
12 12 (33.33%) ITIL
12 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (30.56%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (30.56%) NetApp
13 11 (30.56%) iSCSI
13 11 (30.56%) Symposium
14 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
14 10 (27.78%) Windows 7

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 8 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Office
2 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.78%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 14 (38.89%) LAN
2 14 (38.89%) WAN
3 11 (30.56%) Symposium
3 11 (30.56%) iSCSI
3 11 (30.56%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (25.00%) Internet
4 9 (25.00%) VoIP
5 8 (22.22%) NetScaler
5 8 (22.22%) NAS
6 5 (13.89%) Nortel Meridian
7 4 (11.11%) VPN
7 4 (11.11%) DNS
7 4 (11.11%) SAN
7 4 (11.11%) DHCP
7 4 (11.11%) Network Security
8 3 (8.33%) MPLS
9 2 (5.56%) VLAN
9 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 2 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
1 11 (30.56%) Support Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Senior Support Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) IT Support
4 8 (22.22%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Telecoms Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (5.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
1 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Line Management
4 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Information Security
5 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (50.00%) CCNA
3 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (44.44%) MCSE
4 8 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (22.22%) CCA
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (16.67%) NCDA
6 5 (13.89%) MCP
7 4 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (8.33%) MCSA
9 2 (5.56%) HND
10 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (36.11%) XenApp
4 10 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (22.22%) vSphere
6 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
7 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.78%) IAG
8 1 (2.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 8 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.78%) Cacti
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) Citrix
3 17 (47.22%) VMware
4 13 (36.11%) HP
5 11 (30.56%) NetApp
6 9 (25.00%) EMC
7 8 (22.22%) IBM
7 8 (22.22%) Siemens
7 8 (22.22%) Mitel
8 5 (13.89%) Nortel
9 4 (11.11%) WatchGuard
9 4 (11.11%) Veeam
9 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 4 (11.11%) Symantec
10 2 (5.56%) Juniper
11 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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