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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 59 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 1.26% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 9.21% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Average salary £47,500 £38,026 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.91% +3.47%
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
99 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.40% 13.69% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 94 62 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £46,000 £57,500
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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (41.38%) LAN
4 12 (41.38%) WAN
5 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (34.48%) MS Office
6 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
7 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
7 9 (31.03%) CCNA
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco
7 9 (31.03%) Citrix
8 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
8 8 (27.59%) Symposium
8 8 (27.59%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (24.14%) VoIP
10 6 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.69%) Internet
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) VMware
10 6 (20.69%) SCCM
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) XenApp
10 6 (20.69%) Waterfall

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) LAN
1 12 (41.38%) WAN
2 11 (37.93%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) Symposium
4 7 (24.14%) VoIP
5 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 5 (17.24%) MPLS
6 5 (17.24%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) Nortel Meridian
7 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 2 (6.90%) VPN
8 2 (6.90%) SMTP
8 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.45%) NAS
9 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.45%) FWSM
9 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) IT Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX
7 1 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Line Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Information Security
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MCSE
5 4 (13.79%) MCP
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) HND
8 1 (3.45%) CCNP
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.45%) CCA
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.45%) CCENT
8 1 (3.45%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.45%) IAG
6 1 (3.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.45%) Cacti
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
4 4 (13.79%) Nortel
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.90%) Veeam
5 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.45%) Siemens
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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