The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe 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 19 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.16% 0.54% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 5.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £22,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.88% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £22,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £22,500 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 27.37% 10.75% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Firewall
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Crewe

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds