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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 33 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 3.01% - 3.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.30% - 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £38,750 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
43 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 32.33% 5.77% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 20
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) SSL
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) SSL
1 7 (58.33%) Network Security
2 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
1 7 (58.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 4 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (8.33%) DevOps
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet