The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.44% 3.93% 3.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 22.73% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 14
Average salary £31,250 £39,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.87% +22.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £23,050 £28,371
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Firewall
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 66 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.76% 17.28% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 61 94
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,700 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -12 7 £28,750 -15.44%
Chesterfield -7 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 9 (28.13%) WAN
5 9 (28.13%) Symantec
5 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) ArcSight
6 8 (25.00%) SIEM
6 8 (25.00%) McAfee
6 8 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (25.00%) VPN
6 8 (25.00%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (21.88%) MPLS
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) BGP
8 6 (18.75%) SAN
8 6 (18.75%) HP
8 6 (18.75%) CCNP
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
10 4 (12.50%) OSPF
10 4 (12.50%) EIGRP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) WAN
2 8 (25.00%) VPN
2 8 (25.00%) LAN
3 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
3 7 (21.88%) MPLS
4 6 (18.75%) Wireless
4 6 (18.75%) BGP
4 6 (18.75%) SAN
5 4 (12.50%) OSPF
5 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 2 (6.25%) IPsec
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
7 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.25%) Network Security
7 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.13%) CCTV
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) SIEM
2 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) People Management
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (18.75%) CCNP
4 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (9.38%) CCDP
6 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCEE
7 1 (3.13%) CCAA
7 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) Symantec
5 8 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 8 (25.00%) McAfee
6 6 (18.75%) HP
7 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
8 4 (12.50%) Aruba
9 2 (6.25%) NetApp
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix
10 1 (3.13%) Veeam
10 1 (3.13%) Juniper
10 1 (3.13%) Dell