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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 35 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 43 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.62% 2.11% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.40% 14.43% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 5
Average salary £37,250 £47,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.57% +24.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £34,710
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
125 97 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.34% 14.59% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 107 91 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,653 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 61 (87.14%) Cisco
2 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (45.71%) LAN
4 31 (44.29%) WAN
4 31 (44.29%) CCNP
5 27 (38.57%) VPN
6 24 (34.29%) Windows
7 22 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
8 20 (28.57%) Linux
9 19 (27.14%) CCNA
9 19 (27.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 18 (25.71%) Network Security
11 17 (24.29%) MPLS
11 17 (24.29%) Wireless
12 16 (22.86%) CCIE
13 15 (21.43%) SAN
13 15 (21.43%) VMware
14 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
14 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
15 13 (18.57%) VoIP
15 13 (18.57%) Java
16 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
16 12 (17.14%) HP
16 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
17 11 (15.71%) VLAN
17 11 (15.71%) IBM
17 11 (15.71%) ADSL
18 10 (14.29%) Juniper
18 10 (14.29%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) IaaS
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
2 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Mimecast
3 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.71%) LAN
2 31 (44.29%) WAN
3 27 (38.57%) VPN
4 22 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
5 19 (27.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (25.71%) Network Security
7 17 (24.29%) MPLS
7 17 (24.29%) Wireless
8 15 (21.43%) SAN
9 13 (18.57%) VoIP
10 11 (15.71%) ADSL
10 11 (15.71%) VLAN
11 9 (12.86%) DHCP
11 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
12 8 (11.43%) OSPF
13 7 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (10.00%) DNS
13 7 (10.00%) PBX
14 6 (8.57%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) MySQL
2 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Back Office
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Analyst
2 21 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 19 (27.14%) Network Analyst
4 18 (25.71%) Network Engineer
5 16 (22.86%) Network Support
6 14 (20.00%) Support Analyst
7 12 (17.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (17.14%) Network Support Analyst
8 11 (15.71%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (15.71%) Senior IT Support
8 11 (15.71%) Senior Network Analyst
8 11 (15.71%) Senior Network Support
9 9 (12.86%) Administrator
9 9 (12.86%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (11.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 8 (11.43%) Senior Network Support Analyst
10 8 (11.43%) Senior Support Analyst
11 7 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
12 6 (8.57%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.57%) NHS
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 2 (2.86%) Unix
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.86%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Asset Management
3 7 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 6 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.57%) Project Management
4 6 (8.57%) Test Scripting
5 5 (7.14%) Network Design
6 3 (4.29%) Information Security
6 3 (4.29%) Network Management
6 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.86%) Computer Security
7 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.86%) Security Operations
7 2 (2.86%) SIEM
7 2 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (2.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) Java
2 7 (10.00%) Perl
2 7 (10.00%) Python
3 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.57%) SQL
4 3 (4.29%) PHP
5 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (52.86%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (44.29%) CCNP
3 19 (27.14%) CCNA
4 16 (22.86%) CCIE
5 7 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) CISM
7 2 (2.86%) CISSP
7 2 (2.86%) SANS
7 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.00%) Xen
4 6 (8.57%) vSphere
4 6 (8.57%) XenApp
4 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) QRadar
1 5 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (7.14%) Zenoss
2 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.29%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.29%) Nagios
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 61 (87.14%) Cisco
2 15 (21.43%) VMware
3 12 (17.14%) HP
3 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.71%) IBM
5 10 (14.29%) F5
5 10 (14.29%) Juniper
5 10 (14.29%) Meraki
6 8 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.43%) Citrix
7 7 (10.00%) Qualys
8 6 (8.57%) EMC
9 5 (7.14%) Intel Security
10 3 (4.29%) Aruba
10 3 (4.29%) Nokia
10 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.29%) Tripwire
10 3 (4.29%) Veeam
10 3 (4.29%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.86%) Kaspersky
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £53000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago