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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 41 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.39% 4.70% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.19% 20.44% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 15
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
126 137 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.76% 22.99% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 118 128 95
Average salary £37,500 £36,645 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.33% +9.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
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 29 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Coventry

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (67.31%) Data Centre
2 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.85%) Windows
4 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 9 (17.31%) Cisco
5 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
6 8 (15.38%) Citrix
6 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 7 (13.46%) Network Security
8 6 (11.54%) VMware
8 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (11.54%) Linux
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.62%) CCNA
9 5 (9.62%) NetApp
9 5 (9.62%) LAN
9 5 (9.62%) WAN
9 5 (9.62%) UNIX
9 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (9.62%) MPLS
9 5 (9.62%) XenApp
9 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (7.69%) VLAN
10 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (7.69%) Wireless
10 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
10 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Network Security
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
2 5 (9.62%) WAN
2 5 (9.62%) MPLS
3 4 (7.69%) VLAN
3 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (7.69%) Wireless
4 3 (5.77%) OSPF
4 3 (5.77%) VoIP
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.85%) Wireless Security
5 2 (3.85%) IPsec
5 2 (3.85%) IPv4
5 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.92%) BGP
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) IT Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.92%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (1.92%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) IT Security Consultant
8 1 (1.92%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 35 (67.31%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (5.77%) Change Management
3 3 (5.77%) Project Management
3 3 (5.77%) SIEM
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Security
4 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.85%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.92%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCNA
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) CISSP
3 3 (5.77%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) CISM
5 1 (1.92%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) CCDP
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.92%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) XenApp
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Cisco
2 8 (15.38%) Citrix
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) NetApp
5 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos
7 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago