The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 30 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 3.17% - 12.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% - 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 10
Average salary £36,250 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 33.33% 3.70% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 31
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

Firewall
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Cwmbran

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (60.00%) Network Management
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) PPTP
3 3 (60.00%) CCNP
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (40.00%) Firmware
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) PPTP
3 3 (60.00%) SNMP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) OSPF
4 2 (40.00%) BGP
4 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (40.00%) IGRP
4 2 (40.00%) ADSL
4 2 (40.00%) ISDN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Firmware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) IBM