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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 30 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.64% 7.39% 7.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 38.46% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 17
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
65 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.44% 19.21% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63 35 47
Average salary £43,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Croydon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) Windows
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco
5 14 (42.42%) VPN
6 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
7 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (36.36%) CCNP
7 12 (36.36%) VoIP
7 12 (36.36%) Retail
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 11 (33.33%) HP
9 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
9 10 (30.30%) NetScreen
9 10 (30.30%) Network Design
9 10 (30.30%) Fortinet
9 10 (30.30%) WatchGuard
9 10 (30.30%) SonicWALL
9 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (27.27%) Network Security
10 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (27.27%) HTTP
10 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 8 (24.24%) LAN
11 8 (24.24%) WAN
11 8 (24.24%) SMTP
11 8 (24.24%) MySQL
11 8 (24.24%) Apache

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (24.24%) Apache
1 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.12%) MQSeries
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (21.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) VPN
3 12 (36.36%) VoIP
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (30.30%) NetScreen
5 9 (27.27%) HTTP
5 9 (27.27%) Network Security
5 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 8 (24.24%) iSCSI
6 8 (24.24%) LAN
6 8 (24.24%) SAN
6 8 (24.24%) SMTP
6 8 (24.24%) WAN
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (18.18%) IPsec
8 5 (15.15%) BGP
8 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
8 5 (15.15%) Internet
8 5 (15.15%) OSPF
8 5 (15.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MySQL
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (36.36%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) EqualLogic
2 8 (24.24%) Replication
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) Windows
3 4 (12.12%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Phone
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Network Design
2 5 (15.15%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (12.12%) BCP
3 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Document Management
4 3 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Software Licensing
6 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
6 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
1 8 (24.24%) PowerShell
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) C
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 4 (12.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNP
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (3.03%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.12%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (24.24%) vCloud
2 8 (24.24%) vSphere
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.18%) Samba
5 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 11 (33.33%) HP
3 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
4 10 (30.30%) Fortinet
4 10 (30.30%) SonicWALL
4 10 (30.30%) WatchGuard
5 8 (24.24%) Dell
5 8 (24.24%) Vyatta
5 8 (24.24%) Zerto
6 6 (18.18%) SolarWinds
7 5 (15.15%) Avaya
8 4 (12.12%) Apple
8 4 (12.12%) NetApp
9 3 (9.09%) Citrix
10 1 (3.03%) F5
10 1 (3.03%) Red Box
10 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.03%) Verint
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