The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 27 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 7.00% 8.59% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.11% 42.37% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 13
Average salary £28,750 £27,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.48% -46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £38,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £55,000 £63,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 59 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 22.50% 20.27% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 38 48 94
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Croydon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Croydon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) IIS
4 11 (55.00%) Apple
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (50.00%) Dell
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) Back Office
7 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (40.00%) Marketing
7 8 (40.00%) Email Marketing
7 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
7 8 (40.00%) CentOS
7 8 (40.00%) ZABBIX
7 8 (40.00%) vSphere
7 8 (40.00%) SaaS
7 8 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (40.00%) Lync
7 8 (40.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) CRM
7 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (40.00%) Adobe
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (55.00%) IIS
2 8 (40.00%) Lync
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Maya
2 1 (5.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) SaaS
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
2 8 (40.00%) MPLS
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) PBX
3 4 (20.00%) PABX
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) VPN
5 2 (10.00%) ISDN
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) FTP
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Back Office
1 8 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
1 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Network Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) COM
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) JSON
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) CentOS
6 5 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) Email Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) R
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) vSphere
2 8 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Firmware
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) ZABBIX
2 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Apple
3 10 (50.00%) Dell
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Adobe
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) Meraki
6 4 (20.00%) Avaya
7 3 (15.00%) Juniper
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
8 2 (10.00%) Sage
8 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 2 (10.00%) Symantec
8 2 (10.00%) Wyse
9 1 (5.00%) Perforce
9 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
9 1 (5.00%) Aruba
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