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 24 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 35 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.52% 2.72% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.24% 14.17% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 2
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £33,850
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 120 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 21.28% 19.17% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 107 111 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 24 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (51.61%) SCCM
4 16 (51.61%) SAN
5 15 (48.39%) Citrix
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) Cisco
7 13 (41.94%) VMware
8 12 (38.71%) ITIL
9 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
10 10 (32.26%) DNS
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
10 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (32.26%) Symantec
10 10 (32.26%) Clustering
10 10 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (29.03%) VoIP
11 9 (29.03%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) MCSE
12 8 (25.81%) IIS
12 8 (25.81%) Linux
12 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
12 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (22.58%) UAG
13 7 (22.58%) vSphere
13 7 (22.58%) XenApp

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (19.35%) Lync
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (16.13%) Apache
6 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
3 9 (29.03%) VoIP
3 9 (29.03%) DHCP
4 6 (19.35%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.13%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (12.90%) NAS
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.45%) PPP
8 2 (6.45%) Symposium
8 2 (6.45%) VLAN
9 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Server Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) COM
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.81%) Linux
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) UNIX
6 2 (6.45%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow
4 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (29.03%) MCSE
2 5 (16.13%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) CISMP
3 2 (6.45%) CEH
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) NCDA
4 1 (3.23%) VCP5
4 1 (3.23%) VCAP
4 1 (3.23%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) UAG
2 7 (22.58%) vSphere
2 7 (22.58%) XenApp
2 7 (22.58%) XenDesktop
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (19.35%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (19.35%) IAG
4 5 (16.13%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) Cacti
2 6 (19.35%) WSUS
2 6 (19.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (16.13%) SCOM
4 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.23%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Citrix
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) Symantec
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
7 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
7 6 (19.35%) NetApp
7 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 6 (19.35%) EMC
8 2 (6.45%) Sophos
8 2 (6.45%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) IBM
8 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro
9 1 (3.23%) Dell KACE
9 1 (3.23%) Meraki
9 1 (3.23%) Nimsoft
9 1 (3.23%) Spiceworks
9 1 (3.23%) Avaya
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
DP Connect
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £0000 - £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago