The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 30 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.46% 1.95% 4.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 12.24% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 12
Average salary £28,250 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Firewall
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 16.96% 15.96% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 49
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Firewall
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Derby

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) WAN
4 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) VMware
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) VPN
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
8 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
10 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.79%) SSL
10 3 (15.79%) DHCP
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 3 (15.79%) SSL
5 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) SNMP
7 1 (5.26%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) 4G
7 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Support
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (5.26%) BlackBerry Internet Service
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
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Connectus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + company car
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago