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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 1.75% 2.50% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
20 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 35.09% 17.50% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 4
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £33,800
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 21 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) AWK
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Samba
1 1 (50.00%) Squid
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware