The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 12 34 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +25
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 62 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 16.76% 6.30% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.86% 23.77% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 53 23 13
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
Firewall
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 122 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 30.00% 26.52% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 97 112 124
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Crawley region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Crawley

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Crawley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 60 (55.56%) Windows
2 59 (54.63%) VMware
3 54 (50.00%) Cisco
4 49 (45.37%) Load Balancing
5 47 (43.52%) Data Centre
6 44 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 42 (38.89%) LAN
8 40 (37.04%) WAN
9 38 (35.19%) Linux
10 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
11 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
12 33 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (26.85%) SAN
13 29 (26.85%) DNS
13 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
14 28 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (25.00%) IIS
16 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
17 25 (23.15%) Citrix
17 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (22.22%) PCI DSS
18 24 (22.22%) SCCM
19 22 (20.37%) MS Exchange
19 22 (20.37%) MySQL
20 21 (19.44%) CCNP
20 21 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
21 20 (18.52%) High Availability
21 20 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
21 20 (18.52%) Dell Compellent
21 20 (18.52%) Lync

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 27 (25.00%) IIS
2 22 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 21 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (18.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 20 (18.52%) Lync
5 19 (17.59%) Apache Solr
5 19 (17.59%) Apache
5 19 (17.59%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Office
2 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Symantec.cloud
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (38.89%) LAN
2 40 (37.04%) WAN
3 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
4 29 (26.85%) DNS
4 29 (26.85%) SAN
5 20 (18.52%) DHCP
5 20 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (17.59%) BIG-IP
7 18 (16.67%) VPN
8 15 (13.89%) Internet
9 14 (12.96%) NAS
10 13 (12.04%) Wireshark
10 13 (12.04%) DWDM
11 11 (10.19%) VLAN
12 10 (9.26%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (5.56%) Wireless
15 5 (4.63%) IPsec
15 5 (4.63%) OSPF
15 5 (4.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.37%) MySQL
3 16 (14.81%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (2.78%) Finance
1 3 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Administrator
1 21 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (17.59%) Network Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (12.96%) Linux Administrator
6 10 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 9 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.56%) DBA
9 5 (4.63%) Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) UNIX Engineer
9 5 (4.63%) Information Analyst
9 5 (4.63%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (4.63%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) .NET
1 16 (14.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 47 (43.52%) Data Centre
2 20 (18.52%) Clustering
3 15 (13.89%) Blackberry
4 10 (9.26%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.56%) Replication
6 4 (3.70%) PKI
7 3 (2.78%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.56%) Windows
2 44 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (35.19%) Linux
4 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (17.59%) UNIX
6 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (13.89%) Mac OS X
7 15 (13.89%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) Load Balancing
2 20 (18.52%) High Availability
2 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (15.74%) Migration
4 17 (15.74%) Business Continuity
5 16 (14.81%) Release Management
5 16 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (14.81%) Patch Management
6 15 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 14 (12.96%) Project Management
8 11 (10.19%) WAN Optimisation
9 10 (9.26%) Agile Project Management
9 10 (9.26%) Performance Management
9 10 (9.26%) Data Centre Operations
10 9 (8.33%) SDLC
10 9 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 9 (8.33%) Change Management
11 8 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (6.48%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) C
2 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 12 (11.11%) SQL
4 9 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (19.44%) CCNP
3 15 (13.89%) MCP
4 8 (7.41%) CCNA
5 6 (5.56%) CISSP
6 4 (3.70%) CISA
6 4 (3.70%) CRISC
7 1 (0.93%) SSCP
7 1 (0.93%) CISM
7 1 (0.93%) CISMP
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 9 (8.33%) SLA
3 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
2 33 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (17.59%) vSphere
5 14 (12.96%) VMware ESX
6 11 (10.19%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (6.48%) ISA Server
8 6 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (22.22%) SCCM
2 16 (14.81%) ARCserve
2 16 (14.81%) WSUS
2 16 (14.81%) SCSM
3 13 (12.04%) Cisco LMS
3 13 (12.04%) CiscoWorks
4 10 (9.26%) SCOM
5 4 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 59 (54.63%) VMware
2 54 (50.00%) Cisco
3 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 25 (23.15%) Citrix
5 20 (18.52%) Dell
5 20 (18.52%) Dell Compellent
6 19 (17.59%) hybris
6 19 (17.59%) Red Hat
7 16 (14.81%) Sophos
7 16 (14.81%) Lumension
8 15 (13.89%) SolarWinds
9 13 (12.04%) HP
9 13 (12.04%) F5
10 11 (10.19%) Riverbed
11 8 (7.41%) CheckPoint
12 7 (6.48%) 3Com
13 6 (5.56%) Brocade
14 5 (4.63%) Avaya
15 4 (3.70%) NetApp
15 4 (3.70%) Symantec
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