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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 72 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 16.86% 3.32% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.06% 13.68% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 9 8
Average salary £49,750 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.66% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
124 95 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 29.04% 24.23% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 106 79 102
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Crawley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 73 (57.94%) Cisco
2 63 (50.00%) Windows
2 63 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 58 (46.03%) Load Balancing
4 54 (42.86%) LAN
5 53 (42.06%) VMware
6 49 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 45 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (34.13%) Linux
9 40 (31.75%) WAN
10 38 (30.16%) CCNP
11 37 (29.37%) Migration
12 35 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 32 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (23.81%) Active Directory
15 28 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
15 28 (22.22%) DWDM
15 28 (22.22%) TCP/IP
15 28 (22.22%) Wireshark
15 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (22.22%) F5
15 28 (22.22%) Cisco LMS
16 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
16 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
17 26 (20.63%) DNS
18 25 (19.84%) VPN
19 24 (19.05%) IIS
19 24 (19.05%) Citrix
20 22 (17.46%) SAN
20 22 (17.46%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 24 (19.05%) IIS
2 19 (15.08%) MS Exchange
3 18 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (12.70%) Apache
5 15 (11.90%) Tomcat
5 15 (11.90%) Apache Solr
6 13 (10.32%) Lync
6 13 (10.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.38%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) MS Office
2 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Symantec.cloud
2 3 (2.38%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.38%) Office 365
3 2 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (42.86%) LAN
2 40 (31.75%) WAN
3 35 (27.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 28 (22.22%) Wireshark
4 28 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 28 (22.22%) DWDM
5 26 (20.63%) DNS
6 25 (19.84%) VPN
7 22 (17.46%) SAN
8 19 (15.08%) Internet
9 16 (12.70%) DHCP
10 15 (11.90%) BIG-IP
11 11 (8.73%) VLAN
11 11 (8.73%) NAS
12 10 (7.94%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (4.76%) Wireless
14 5 (3.97%) IPsec
14 5 (3.97%) OSPF
14 5 (3.97%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.46%) MySQL
3 9 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.79%) Big Data
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 21 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 19 (15.08%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Administrator
6 15 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
12 6 (4.76%) DBA
13 5 (3.97%) Architect
13 5 (3.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 4 (3.17%) Consultant
14 4 (3.17%) Applications Architect
15 3 (2.38%) UNIX Engineer
15 3 (2.38%) Team Leader
15 3 (2.38%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.14%) .NET
1 9 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 63 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 19 (15.08%) Blackberry
3 13 (10.32%) Clustering
4 6 (4.76%) Replication
5 5 (3.97%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.97%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.97%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 63 (50.00%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (34.13%) Linux
4 28 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (15.08%) Mac OS X
5 19 (15.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (15.08%) Mac OS
6 15 (11.90%) UNIX
7 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Load Balancing
2 37 (29.37%) Migration
3 16 (12.70%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (10.32%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.32%) High Availability
5 12 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.52%) Change Management
6 11 (8.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (8.73%) Project Management
6 11 (8.73%) WAN Optimisation
7 10 (7.94%) Business Continuity
7 10 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (7.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (7.94%) SDLC
8 9 (7.14%) Patch Management
8 9 (7.14%) Release Management
9 7 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 7 (5.56%) Network Architecture
9 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 7 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.08%) C
2 17 (13.49%) SQL
3 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.97%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (30.16%) CCNP
3 19 (15.08%) MCP
4 8 (6.35%) CCNA
5 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.59%) CISSP
7 1 (0.79%) ISEB
7 1 (0.79%) SSCP
7 1 (0.79%) CISM
7 1 (0.79%) CISMP
7 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) PCI DSS
2 10 (7.94%) SLA
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 32 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (23.81%) Active Directory
3 17 (13.49%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (11.11%) vSphere
5 11 (8.73%) Forefront TMG
5 11 (8.73%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.35%) Hyper-V
7 7 (5.56%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.38%) XenApp
9 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (22.22%) CiscoWorks
1 28 (22.22%) Cisco LMS
2 21 (16.67%) SCCM
3 9 (7.14%) ARCserve
3 9 (7.14%) WSUS
3 9 (7.14%) SCSM
4 6 (4.76%) SCOM
5 4 (3.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 73 (57.94%) Cisco
2 53 (42.06%) VMware
3 28 (22.22%) F5
4 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 24 (19.05%) Citrix
6 14 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 14 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 14 (11.11%) hybris
7 13 (10.32%) Dell Compellent
7 13 (10.32%) Dell
8 12 (9.52%) SolarWinds
9 11 (8.73%) Riverbed
10 9 (7.14%) Lumension
10 9 (7.14%) Sophos
10 9 (7.14%) HP
11 8 (6.35%) NetApp
11 8 (6.35%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.56%) 3Com
13 5 (3.97%) Avaya
13 5 (3.97%) Oracle