The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.05% 3.73% 5.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.40% 23.53% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 24
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,750 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 85 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 14.27% 15.86% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Dorset

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Dorset

Firewall
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Bournemouth -5 36 £37,500 +17.18% 5
Weymouth - 2 - -
Wareham -2 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 42 (62.69%) Windows
1 42 (62.69%) Citrix
2 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) VMware
3 36 (53.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (44.78%) TCP/IP
5 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
5 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (34.33%) MCSE
6 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (29.85%) Cisco
9 19 (28.36%) CCA
9 19 (28.36%) Citrix Certification
9 19 (28.36%) Thin Client
9 19 (28.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (28.36%) MCITP
9 19 (28.36%) Windows Vista
9 19 (28.36%) Fat Client
10 15 (22.39%) Linux
10 15 (22.39%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
11 13 (19.40%) HP
12 12 (17.91%) SAN
13 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
13 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (14.93%) VPN
14 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
15 9 (13.43%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
1 11 (16.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (11.94%) Apache
2 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (38.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.78%) TCP/IP
2 12 (17.91%) SAN
3 10 (14.93%) VPN
4 7 (10.45%) DNS
4 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 7 (10.45%) NAS
5 6 (8.96%) VoIP
6 5 (7.46%) LAN
6 5 (7.46%) MPLS
6 5 (7.46%) Wireless
6 5 (7.46%) IPsec
7 3 (4.48%) VLAN
7 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
7 3 (4.48%) tcpdump
7 3 (4.48%) PABX
7 3 (4.48%) Internet
7 3 (4.48%) Network Security
7 3 (4.48%) HTTP
8 2 (2.99%) DMZ
8 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) MySQL
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.96%) Retail
2 5 (7.46%) Local Government
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Consultant
1 19 (28.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 12 (17.91%) Architect
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Technical Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.94%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Support Technician
6 4 (5.97%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (5.97%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.48%) IT Support
7 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) Web Services
1 8 (11.94%) LAMP
2 2 (2.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Thin Client
1 19 (28.36%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) PKI
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) EPoS
3 1 (1.49%) SCADA
3 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.49%) Clustering
3 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (28.36%) Windows Vista
5 15 (22.39%) Linux
6 7 (10.45%) Fedora
6 7 (10.45%) CentOS
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.48%) UNIX
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (13.43%) Migration
3 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.48%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.48%) OO
7 3 (4.48%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.48%) Information Assurance
7 3 (4.48%) Cyber Security
7 3 (4.48%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.99%) Coaching
8 2 (2.99%) BCP
8 2 (2.99%) People Management
8 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
2 9 (13.43%) SQL
3 7 (10.45%) Ruby
4 4 (5.97%) Python
5 3 (4.48%) C
5 3 (4.48%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Java
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) Assembly Language
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (34.33%) MCSE
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (28.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (28.36%) CCA
2 19 (28.36%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (28.36%) MCITP
3 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (13.43%) CCNA
5 8 (11.94%) Degree
6 4 (5.97%) MCSA
6 4 (5.97%) JNCIA
7 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) CCNP
8 2 (2.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (53.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.40%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.43%) XenApp
4 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
5 5 (7.46%) XenServer
5 5 (7.46%) XenDesktop
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
6 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
7 2 (2.99%) Samba
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.49%) Xen
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.49%) UAG
8 1 (1.49%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Puppet
2 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
4 1 (1.49%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) SCSM
Vendors
1 42 (62.69%) Citrix
2 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 40 (59.70%) VMware
3 20 (29.85%) Cisco
4 13 (19.40%) HP
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.96%) Juniper
7 5 (7.46%) Dell
8 4 (5.97%) EMC
8 4 (5.97%) AppSense
8 4 (5.97%) Symantec
8 4 (5.97%) Webroot
8 4 (5.97%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.97%) Veeam
8 4 (5.97%) SAP
9 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.99%) NetApp
10 2 (2.99%) F5
11 1 (1.49%) Nokia
11 1 (1.49%) IBM
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £28695.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28500.00 - £28695.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £16000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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