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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 39 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 37 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.85% 4.53% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 19.35% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 17
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +20.37%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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
148 124 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.40% 23.40% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 141 116 111
Average salary £37,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.87%) Network Security
5 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 5 (10.87%) CCNA
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
5 5 (10.87%) LAN
5 5 (10.87%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) Linux
6 4 (8.70%) NetApp
6 4 (8.70%) MPLS
6 4 (8.70%) VLAN
6 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.52%) SLA
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.52%) MS Office
7 3 (6.52%) UNIX
7 3 (6.52%) VoIP
7 3 (6.52%) CCNP
8 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
1 5 (10.87%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) VLAN
2 4 (8.70%) MPLS
3 3 (6.52%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) OSPF
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) VPN
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.17%) FWSM
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.17%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.17%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Security Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.17%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.17%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) UNIX
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
3 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (2.17%) High Availability
4 1 (2.17%) SIEM
4 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.87%) CCNA
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) CCENT
4 1 (2.17%) CCDP
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Citrix
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) NetApp
4 1 (2.17%) Sophos
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
Coventry
Computer Futures
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