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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 58 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.16% 3.88% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.88% 34.09% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 9
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £75,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
171 88 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.90% 11.38% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 76 63
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +2 22 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Weymouth +4 8 £30,750 -8.20% 2
Ferndown - 3 £21,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £36,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 59 (70.24%) Windows
2 57 (67.86%) LAN
3 56 (66.67%) VMware
3 56 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (63.10%) VPN
5 50 (59.52%) Active Directory
5 50 (59.52%) Windows 7
5 50 (59.52%) VLAN
6 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (54.76%) Citrix
8 45 (53.57%) MS Exchange
9 44 (52.38%) MS Office
9 44 (52.38%) IPsec
9 44 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 43 (51.19%) Data Centre
11 41 (48.81%) XenApp
11 41 (48.81%) Exchange Server 2007
12 40 (47.62%) Mac OS
12 40 (47.62%) Migration
12 40 (47.62%) Skype for Business
13 25 (29.76%) MS Excel
14 19 (22.62%) Cisco
15 18 (21.43%) WAN
16 15 (17.86%) ITIL
17 14 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (14.29%) Degree
19 11 (13.10%) CCNP
19 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
20 10 (11.90%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (53.57%) MS Exchange
2 44 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (48.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (47.62%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.76%) MQSeries
6 3 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.38%) CMS
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 44 (52.38%) MS Office
2 25 (29.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (67.86%) LAN
2 53 (63.10%) VPN
3 50 (59.52%) VLAN
4 44 (52.38%) IPsec
5 18 (21.43%) WAN
6 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.52%) BGP
7 8 (9.52%) OSPF
8 7 (8.33%) DNS
8 7 (8.33%) Wireless
9 6 (7.14%) MPLS
9 6 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.95%) NAS
10 5 (5.95%) SAN
11 4 (4.76%) FTP
11 4 (4.76%) HTTPS
11 4 (4.76%) LDAP
11 4 (4.76%) LTE
11 4 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Yeoman
2 4 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (4.76%) Aerospace
1 4 (4.76%) Military
1 4 (4.76%) Retail
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Analyst
2 19 (22.62%) Service Desk Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 18 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 14 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 13 (15.48%) Service Desk Technician
6 12 (14.29%) IT Technician
7 11 (13.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (11.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (8.33%) Network Analyst
10 7 (8.33%) Support Analyst
11 6 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
11 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
12 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (5.95%) IT Analyst
13 3 (3.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (2.38%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (51.19%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.95%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (70.24%) Windows
2 50 (59.52%) Windows 7
3 47 (55.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (54.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (47.62%) Mac OS
6 10 (11.90%) Windows 8
7 7 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.76%) Linux
8 4 (4.76%) Unix
9 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.62%) Migration
2 15 (17.86%) ITIL
3 5 (5.95%) Business Continuity
3 5 (5.95%) Capacity Management
3 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
3 5 (5.95%) Load Balancing
3 5 (5.95%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (4.76%) BCP
4 4 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (3.57%) Web Filtering
6 2 (2.38%) Content Management
6 2 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.19%) Line Management
7 1 (1.19%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.19%) Project Management
7 1 (1.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.19%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.52%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) C
3 4 (4.76%) Java
3 4 (4.76%) Perl
3 4 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (14.29%) Degree
3 11 (13.10%) CCNP
4 10 (11.90%) CCNA
5 5 (5.95%) CCSA
6 4 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
6 4 (4.76%) CCSE
6 4 (4.76%) HND
6 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.76%) MCP
6 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.57%) MCSA
7 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 41 (48.81%) XenApp
4 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.76%) Samba
5 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 56 (66.67%) VMware
2 46 (54.76%) Citrix
3 19 (22.62%) Cisco
4 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.14%) Juniper
5 6 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 5 (5.95%) Nokia
7 4 (4.76%) NetApp
8 3 (3.57%) Remedy
8 3 (3.57%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.19%) Avaya
9 1 (1.19%) Dell
9 1 (1.19%) EMC
9 1 (1.19%) HP
9 1 (1.19%) SAP
9 1 (1.19%) Symantec
9 1 (1.19%) Veeam
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago