The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 46 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.31% 3.78% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.86% 22.31% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 4
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,300 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 130 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.49% 16.93% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 114 93 61
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Bournemouth +1 32 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Ferndown - 3 £34,000 -
Wimborne +5 2 - -
Poole -11 2 £27,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
3 34 (50.75%) VMware
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
5 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
6 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
7 24 (35.82%) WAN
7 24 (35.82%) Citrix
8 22 (32.84%) LAN
9 20 (29.85%) DNS
9 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
10 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (28.36%) Cisco
11 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
12 16 (23.88%) MS Office
12 16 (23.88%) MCSA
13 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
13 15 (22.39%) ITIL
14 14 (20.90%) Degree
15 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
15 12 (17.91%) MCITP
15 12 (17.91%) Fat Client
15 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (17.91%) MCSE
15 12 (17.91%) CCA
15 12 (17.91%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (17.91%) Thin Client

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (22.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.42%) IIS
4 6 (8.96%) IBM Notes
4 6 (8.96%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.96%) Lync
5 3 (4.48%) Apache
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) Documentum
6 1 (1.49%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
2 16 (23.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) AWD
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) TCP/IP
2 24 (35.82%) WAN
3 22 (32.84%) LAN
4 20 (29.85%) DNS
5 11 (16.42%) SAN
5 11 (16.42%) VLAN
6 10 (14.93%) VPN
7 9 (13.43%) DHCP
8 8 (11.94%) Network Security
8 8 (11.94%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (10.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.96%) Wireless
11 5 (7.46%) IPsec
11 5 (7.46%) WLAN
11 5 (7.46%) SSL
12 4 (5.97%) OSPF
12 4 (5.97%) VoIP
13 3 (4.48%) LDAP
13 3 (4.48%) NAS
13 3 (4.48%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Consultant
2 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.45%) Service Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) Information Security Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Network Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Security Manager
9 2 (2.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Lead Network Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) IT Support
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) STL
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Thin Client
1 12 (17.91%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.96%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.96%) PDA
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.99%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) SCADA
5 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.99%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
3 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Vista
5 11 (16.42%) Windows 8
6 10 (14.93%) Linux
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.48%) UNIX
8 3 (4.48%) CentOS
8 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.48%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Network Design
3 7 (10.45%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
4 6 (8.96%) Information Security
5 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.97%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (5.97%) Test Management
7 3 (4.48%) Migration
7 3 (4.48%) OO
8 2 (2.99%) ERP
8 2 (2.99%) UML
8 2 (2.99%) Project Management
8 2 (2.99%) Risk Management
8 2 (2.99%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) C
3 2 (2.99%) C++
3 2 (2.99%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.49%) PHP
4 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (23.88%) MCSA
3 14 (20.90%) Degree
4 12 (17.91%) MCITP
4 12 (17.91%) MCSE
4 12 (17.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (17.91%) CCA
4 12 (17.91%) Citrix Certification
5 10 (14.93%) MCP
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.48%) CCNP
8 2 (2.99%) CCNA
8 2 (2.99%) CISSP
8 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 25 (37.31%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (8.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (8.96%) MAILsweeper
2 6 (8.96%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (50.75%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) Citrix
4 19 (28.36%) Cisco
5 10 (14.93%) Symantec
6 9 (13.43%) Remedy
6 9 (13.43%) ServiceNow
7 6 (8.96%) Panasonic
7 6 (8.96%) Clearswift
7 6 (8.96%) Lotus
7 6 (8.96%) NetApp
7 6 (8.96%) Avaya
8 5 (7.46%) EMC
8 5 (7.46%) Veeam
8 5 (7.46%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.97%) Juniper
9 4 (5.97%) Oracle
10 3 (4.48%) JBoss
10 3 (4.48%) HP
10 3 (4.48%) Dell
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