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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.48% 0.85% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.65% 5.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 21
Average salary £29,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £55,000 £40,000
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
104 89 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.08% 15.11% 17.57%
Number of salaries quoted 101 67 78
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £55,750
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
6 17 (48.57%) Citrix
7 16 (45.71%) Cisco
7 16 (45.71%) CCNA
8 15 (42.86%) LAN
8 15 (42.86%) WAN
8 15 (42.86%) VMware
9 14 (40.00%) MS Office
9 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
10 13 (37.14%) MCSE
10 13 (37.14%) Finance
10 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (34.29%) XenApp
11 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (31.43%) ITIL
12 11 (31.43%) Symposium
12 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
13 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
13 10 (28.57%) HP
13 10 (28.57%) NetApp
14 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
14 9 (25.71%) Internet

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
2 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.86%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
2 15 (42.86%) LAN
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 11 (31.43%) Symposium
4 9 (25.71%) Internet
5 8 (22.86%) iSCSI
5 8 (22.86%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 7 (20.00%) NAS
6 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 5 (14.29%) DNS
7 5 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
7 5 (14.29%) DHCP
8 4 (11.43%) Network Security
8 4 (11.43%) VLAN
9 3 (8.57%) VPN
10 2 (5.71%) SAN
10 2 (5.71%) SMTP
10 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 14 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) IT Support
4 7 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 7 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Telecoms Analyst
6 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Network Support
8 2 (5.71%) Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
1 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security
6 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.86%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (37.14%) MCSE
5 7 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (20.00%) CCA
5 7 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (17.14%) NCDA
7 5 (14.29%) MCP
8 4 (11.43%) Degree
9 2 (5.71%) HND
10 1 (2.86%) MCSA
10 1 (2.86%) CCNP
10 1 (2.86%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) XenApp
4 9 (25.71%) XenDesktop
5 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (20.00%) vSphere
6 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
7 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.86%) IAG
8 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.86%) Cacti
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
3 16 (45.71%) Cisco
4 15 (42.86%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) NetApp
5 10 (28.57%) HP
6 8 (22.86%) EMC
7 7 (20.00%) IBM
7 7 (20.00%) Siemens
7 7 (20.00%) Mitel
8 5 (14.29%) Nortel
9 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
9 4 (11.43%) Symantec
10 2 (5.71%) WatchGuard
10 2 (5.71%) Veeam
10 2 (5.71%) Juniper
11 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
11 1 (2.86%) Sophos
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Coventry
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