The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.17% 3.03% 4.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 12.00% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 16
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £52,800 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
117 175 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.75% 25.29% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 111 119 66
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 28 (54.90%) Citrix
4 28 (54.90%) VMware
4 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (50.98%) Cisco
7 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
8 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
9 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (39.22%) ITIL
9 20 (39.22%) MCSE
10 19 (37.25%) SAN
10 19 (37.25%) HP
10 19 (37.25%) SCCM
11 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
12 17 (33.33%) XenApp
12 17 (33.33%) XenDesktop
12 17 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
13 16 (31.37%) vSphere
14 14 (27.45%) EMC
14 14 (27.45%) NetApp
14 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
15 13 (25.49%) VoIP
15 13 (25.49%) CCNA
15 13 (25.49%) MS Office
15 13 (25.49%) iSCSI

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (27.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.69%) IIS
4 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
4 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (11.76%) Lync
6 5 (9.80%) Apache
6 5 (9.80%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
2 19 (37.25%) SAN
3 18 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (25.49%) VoIP
4 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
5 12 (23.53%) NAS
6 11 (21.57%) DNS
7 10 (19.61%) WAN
7 10 (19.61%) DHCP
7 10 (19.61%) LAN
8 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
8 8 (15.69%) Symposium
8 8 (15.69%) Internet
9 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.76%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (7.84%) VPN
11 3 (5.88%) Wireless
12 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
12 2 (3.92%) Nortel Meridian
13 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) IT Support
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior IT Support
4 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Head of IT
9 3 (5.88%) Telecoms Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.88%) Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) SCCM Specialist
10 2 (3.92%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) COM
2 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.80%) Linux
7 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) ITIL
2 17 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.88%) Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Security Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Change Management
7 1 (1.96%) Service Management
7 1 (1.96%) Security Management
7 1 (1.96%) Migration
7 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (39.22%) MCSE
2 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (25.49%) CCNA
4 12 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (19.61%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (15.69%) CCA
7 7 (13.73%) MCP
8 6 (11.76%) NCDA
9 3 (5.88%) MCSA
10 2 (3.92%) CCEE
10 2 (3.92%) CCAA
10 2 (3.92%) Degree
10 2 (3.92%) CISSP
10 2 (3.92%) CISMP
10 2 (3.92%) CEH
11 1 (1.96%) MCTS
11 1 (1.96%) MCITP
11 1 (1.96%) CCDA
11 1 (1.96%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (33.33%) XenApp
3 17 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 16 (31.37%) vSphere
5 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 11 (21.57%) VMware ESX
7 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (13.73%) UAG
9 6 (11.76%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (11.76%) IAG
9 6 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (9.80%) ISA Server
11 2 (3.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) SCCM
2 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
3 6 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (11.76%) Cacti
3 6 (11.76%) WSUS
4 5 (9.80%) SCOM
5 3 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.96%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 28 (54.90%) Citrix
2 28 (54.90%) VMware
3 26 (50.98%) Cisco
4 19 (37.25%) HP
5 14 (27.45%) EMC
5 14 (27.45%) NetApp
6 10 (19.61%) Symantec
7 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
7 8 (15.69%) Mitel
7 8 (15.69%) Dell
7 8 (15.69%) Siemens
7 8 (15.69%) IBM
8 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.92%) WatchGuard
9 2 (3.92%) Trend Micro
9 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 2 (3.92%) Sophos
9 2 (3.92%) Nortel
10 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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