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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.76% 4.17% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.14% 22.22% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 13
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,100 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
88 117 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.56% 18.75% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 80 111 119
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 30 (50.85%) Data Centre
2 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Cisco
3 11 (18.64%) LAN
3 11 (18.64%) WAN
3 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) Wireless
4 10 (16.95%) UNIX
5 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (13.56%) Citrix
5 8 (13.56%) CISSP
5 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (13.56%) SIEM
6 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (11.86%) Computer Security
6 7 (11.86%) Wireless Security
6 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (11.86%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (11.86%) Juniper
6 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
6 7 (11.86%) VMware
6 7 (11.86%) NetApp
6 7 (11.86%) McAfee
6 7 (11.86%) CISM
7 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 6 (10.17%) CCNP
7 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.17%) Network Security
8 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 7 (11.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) LAN
1 11 (18.64%) WAN
2 10 (16.95%) Wireless
3 7 (11.86%) Wireless Security
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (10.17%) Network Security
5 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.78%) OSPF
6 3 (5.08%) MPLS
6 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.08%) VLAN
6 3 (5.08%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.39%) IPsec
7 2 (3.39%) BGP
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) IPv4
7 2 (3.39%) SAN
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
General
1 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Project Manager
2 12 (20.34%) Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Network Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Security Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Operations Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Security Operations Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.39%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.39%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) UNIX
3 6 (10.17%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.56%) SIEM
3 7 (11.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Security
4 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.39%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.39%) ITIL
7 2 (3.39%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.39%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.39%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (1.69%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (1.69%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.69%) ERP
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) CISSP
1 8 (13.56%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (11.86%) CISM
3 6 (10.17%) CCNP
4 4 (6.78%) CCNA
4 4 (6.78%) CCIE
5 2 (3.39%) JNCIP
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) CCDP
6 1 (1.69%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) XenApp
3 4 (6.78%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.39%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Cisco
2 8 (13.56%) Citrix
3 7 (11.86%) Juniper
3 7 (11.86%) NetApp
3 7 (11.86%) McAfee
3 7 (11.86%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.78%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) Dell
6 3 (5.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.39%) Fortinet
7 2 (3.39%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.39%) Splunk
7 2 (3.39%) HP
8 1 (1.69%) Sage
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago