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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 45 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.77% 4.55% 5.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 27.55% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 23 26
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,678 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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
115 98 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.59% 16.53% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 98 85 94
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 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 24 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 +1 38 £37,500 +11.94% 5
Weymouth - 1 - -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 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 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 44 (60.27%) VMware
3 43 (58.90%) Citrix
4 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
5 40 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (41.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (39.73%) TCP/IP
7 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
8 26 (35.62%) MCSE
8 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (30.14%) Thin Client
10 22 (30.14%) CCA
10 22 (30.14%) Citrix Certification
10 22 (30.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (30.14%) MCITP
10 22 (30.14%) Windows Vista
10 22 (30.14%) Fat Client
11 20 (27.40%) Cisco
12 19 (26.03%) Linux
13 17 (23.29%) Bash Shell
14 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.55%) Apache
14 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
14 15 (20.55%) MySQL
14 15 (20.55%) Technical Architecture
14 15 (20.55%) LAMP
15 14 (19.18%) Web Services
15 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (16.44%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 15 (20.55%) Apache
1 15 (20.55%) Tomcat
2 9 (12.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Lync
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.73%) TCP/IP
2 10 (13.70%) SAN
3 7 (9.59%) WAN
3 7 (9.59%) VPN
4 6 (8.22%) VoIP
5 5 (6.85%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) MPLS
6 4 (5.48%) Wireless
6 4 (5.48%) LAN
7 3 (4.11%) VLAN
7 3 (4.11%) NAS
7 3 (4.11%) PABX
8 2 (2.74%) IPsec
8 2 (2.74%) DMZ
8 2 (2.74%) Internet
9 1 (1.37%) DHCP
9 1 (1.37%) HTTP
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.37%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) MySQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Selenium
3 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.22%) Retail
2 5 (6.85%) Local Government
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Consultant
1 22 (30.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 15 (20.55%) Linux Administrator
2 15 (20.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 15 (20.55%) Systems Administrator
2 15 (20.55%) Administrator
3 12 (16.44%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Technical Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Security Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Technician
9 3 (4.11%) IT Support
9 3 (4.11%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.74%) Programme Manager
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) LAMP
2 14 (19.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Thin Client
1 22 (30.14%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (2.74%) PKI
3 1 (1.37%) EPoS
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Windows
2 30 (41.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (30.14%) Windows Vista
5 19 (26.03%) Linux
6 10 (13.70%) Fedora
6 10 (13.70%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.37%) UNIX
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (15.07%) Migration
2 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.85%) DevOps
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL
5 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.48%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.11%) Project Management
7 2 (2.74%) Automated Testing
7 2 (2.74%) Multithreading
7 2 (2.74%) Information Assurance
7 2 (2.74%) Cyber Security
7 2 (2.74%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.74%) OO
7 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.74%) Coaching
7 2 (2.74%) People Management
8 1 (1.37%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) Bash Shell
2 12 (16.44%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) Ruby
4 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) MCSE
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (30.14%) MCITP
2 22 (30.14%) CCA
2 22 (30.14%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.33%) CCNA
4 5 (6.85%) Degree
5 4 (5.48%) JNCIA
5 4 (5.48%) MCSA
6 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (16.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.59%) VMware ESX
3 7 (9.59%) XenApp
4 5 (6.85%) Xen
4 5 (6.85%) KVM
5 4 (5.48%) vSphere
6 3 (4.11%) XenServer
6 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.74%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Puppet
2 6 (8.22%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.85%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.85%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) VMware
2 43 (58.90%) Citrix
3 42 (57.53%) Microsoft
4 20 (27.40%) Cisco
5 12 (16.44%) HP
6 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.22%) Juniper
8 4 (5.48%) Dell
8 4 (5.48%) Symantec
9 3 (4.11%) Webroot
9 3 (4.11%) SonicWALL
9 3 (4.11%) Veeam
9 3 (4.11%) SAP
9 3 (4.11%) EMC
9 3 (4.11%) AppSense
10 1 (1.37%) Mitel
10 1 (1.37%) Brocade
10 1 (1.37%) Nokia
10 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.37%) IBM
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000 - £23000 per annum + On Call + Bonus - OTE £28,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22800.00 per annum + OTE £28,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000 - £28695.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago