The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 57 47 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.26% 1.64% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.24% 8.96% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Average salary £22,500 £31,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.13% -5.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,150 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £31,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 18.46% 18.36% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 81 56 33
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,326 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Devon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Devon

Firewall
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Exeter +6 4 £34,500 +8.66%
Plymouth - 3 £22,500 - 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) CCNA
7 5 (26.32%) DNS
7 5 (26.32%) DHCP
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) IIS
8 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (21.05%) SLA
8 4 (21.05%) CCNP
8 4 (21.05%) Juniper
8 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
8 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) Office 365

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
1 10 (52.63%) VPN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
5 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (10.53%) ISDN
6 1 (5.26%) ADSL
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) Softswitch
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) Field Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.53%) PC Support
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) PC Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) PC Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
7 2 (10.53%) Android
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.26%) Solaris
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) Process Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
4 3 (15.79%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCP
5 2 (10.53%) MCSA
5 2 (10.53%) MCTS
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
3 3 (15.79%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
Totnes, Devon
South Hams District Council
Salary: From £28,922 to £32,072 per annum (Level 5)
Posted: 8 days ago