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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.57% 3.70% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 14.88% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 14
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £49,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
121 168 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.61% 24.89% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 113 116 60
Average salary £36,645 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £53,500
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 11 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 24 (53.33%) Citrix
6 23 (51.11%) Cisco
6 23 (51.11%) VMware
7 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 20 (44.44%) MCSE
7 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (42.22%) SAN
9 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (37.78%) HP
10 17 (37.78%) ITIL
10 17 (37.78%) SCCM
11 16 (35.56%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (33.33%) XenApp
12 15 (33.33%) XenDesktop
12 15 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
13 14 (31.11%) vSphere
14 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
14 13 (28.89%) VoIP
15 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
15 12 (26.67%) NetApp
15 12 (26.67%) EMC
15 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (24.44%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (17.78%) IIS
3 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.33%) Lync
5 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) SAN
2 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (35.56%) Fibre Channel
4 13 (28.89%) VoIP
5 11 (24.44%) DNS
5 11 (24.44%) iSCSI
6 10 (22.22%) LAN
6 10 (22.22%) WAN
6 10 (22.22%) DHCP
6 10 (22.22%) NAS
7 8 (17.78%) Internet
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
9 4 (8.89%) Symposium
9 4 (8.89%) VPN
10 3 (6.67%) Wireless
11 2 (4.44%) Nortel Meridian
11 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
12 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) IT Support
3 8 (17.78%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
5 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Telecoms Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Head of IT
7 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Network Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Sales Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Server Support
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) COM
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) ITIL
2 15 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.67%) Workflow
5 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.67%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.22%) Network Management
7 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
1 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) MCSE
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (24.44%) CCNA
4 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (17.78%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (15.56%) MCP
7 6 (13.33%) CCA
8 4 (8.89%) NCDA
9 3 (6.67%) MCSA
10 2 (4.44%) CISSP
10 2 (4.44%) CEH
10 2 (4.44%) CISMP
10 2 (4.44%) Degree
10 2 (4.44%) CCEE
10 2 (4.44%) CCAA
11 1 (2.22%) VCP5
11 1 (2.22%) VCAP
11 1 (2.22%) MCTS
11 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) XenApp
2 15 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 14 (31.11%) vSphere
4 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (15.56%) UAG
6 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (13.33%) IAG
7 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (11.11%) ISA Server
9 2 (4.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) SCCM
2 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
3 6 (13.33%) WSUS
3 6 (13.33%) Cacti
3 6 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (11.11%) SCOM
5 3 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 24 (53.33%) Citrix
3 23 (51.11%) Cisco
3 23 (51.11%) VMware
4 17 (37.78%) HP
5 12 (26.67%) EMC
5 12 (26.67%) NetApp
6 10 (22.22%) Symantec
7 8 (17.78%) SolarWinds
7 8 (17.78%) Dell
8 6 (13.33%) IBM
8 6 (13.33%) Siemens
8 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 6 (13.33%) Mitel
9 2 (4.44%) WatchGuard
9 2 (4.44%) Veeam
9 2 (4.44%) Nortel
9 2 (4.44%) Trend Micro
9 2 (4.44%) Sophos
10 1 (2.22%) Nimsoft
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