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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 33 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.33% 7.08% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 28.81% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 6
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £51,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
68 59 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 28.33% 24.58% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 78
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,500 £50,000
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 31 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Croydon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Apple
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Firmware

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Maya
2 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) ISDN
4 2 (18.18%) FTP
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Process Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Firmware
3 2 (18.18%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 3 (27.27%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Apple
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Wyse
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
3 2 (18.18%) Sage
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Aruba
4 1 (9.09%) Acronis
4 1 (9.09%) Perforce
Croydon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 - £46000 per annum + Healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago