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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.27% 2.92% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.76% 18.64% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 12
Average salary £32,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.37% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
142 118 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.96% 15.65% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 62
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +7 31 £32,250 -24.11% 2
Weymouth +4 2 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Wimborne +4 2 - -
Poole 0 2 £27,500 -
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 55 (76.39%) Windows
2 38 (52.78%) VMware
3 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.06%) MS Excel
5 30 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 30 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (38.89%) Citrix
7 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 23 (31.94%) WAN
8 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (29.17%) DNS
10 21 (29.17%) LAN
11 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
11 19 (26.39%) Cisco
12 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
13 16 (22.22%) MS Office
14 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
14 15 (20.83%) MCSE
14 15 (20.83%) MCSA
14 15 (20.83%) CCA
14 15 (20.83%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (20.83%) Thin Client
14 15 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (20.83%) MCITP
14 15 (20.83%) Degree
14 15 (20.83%) Windows Vista
14 15 (20.83%) Fat Client
15 13 (18.06%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.06%) IIS
3 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 6 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.33%) Lync
5 4 (5.56%) Apache
6 3 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.39%) Documentum
7 1 (1.39%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 31 (43.06%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) AWD
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 23 (31.94%) WAN
3 21 (29.17%) DNS
3 21 (29.17%) LAN
4 12 (16.67%) SAN
4 12 (16.67%) VLAN
5 11 (15.28%) VPN
6 10 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (11.11%) DHCP
8 7 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (9.72%) Network Security
9 6 (8.33%) Wireless
9 6 (8.33%) IPsec
9 6 (8.33%) SSL
10 5 (6.94%) WLAN
11 4 (5.56%) BGP
11 4 (5.56%) OSPF
11 4 (5.56%) LDAP
11 4 (5.56%) NAS
12 3 (4.17%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Back Office
3 4 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (27.78%) Consultant
2 15 (20.83%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (15.28%) Analyst
4 9 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.56%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Administrator
10 2 (2.78%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Network Support
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (2.78%) STL
3 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Thin Client
1 15 (20.83%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.33%) PDA
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) Replication
4 3 (4.17%) SCADA
4 3 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.17%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.78%) EPoS
5 2 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (76.39%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 15 (20.83%) Windows Vista
6 11 (15.28%) Linux
7 10 (13.89%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.17%) CentOS
9 3 (4.17%) Mac OS
9 3 (4.17%) UNIX
10 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 7 (9.72%) Cyber Security
2 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
2 7 (9.72%) Network Design
2 7 (9.72%) Information Security
3 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
3 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.56%) OO
4 4 (5.56%) Test Management
4 4 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 3 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C
3 3 (4.17%) C++
3 3 (4.17%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.39%) PHP
4 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.83%) MCSE
2 15 (20.83%) MCSA
2 15 (20.83%) CCA
2 15 (20.83%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (20.83%) MCITP
2 15 (20.83%) Degree
3 9 (12.50%) MCP
4 4 (5.56%) CCNA
4 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) CCSA
6 2 (2.78%) CCNP
6 2 (2.78%) CISSP
7 1 (1.39%) MCTS
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 23 (31.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) XenApp
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.17%) vSphere
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 6 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 38 (52.78%) VMware
2 37 (51.39%) Microsoft
3 28 (38.89%) Citrix
4 19 (26.39%) Cisco
5 10 (13.89%) Symantec
6 8 (11.11%) Remedy
6 8 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 6 (8.33%) Lotus
7 6 (8.33%) Clearswift
7 6 (8.33%) NetApp
7 6 (8.33%) Avaya
7 6 (8.33%) Panasonic
8 5 (6.94%) Veeam
8 5 (6.94%) SonicWALL
8 5 (6.94%) Oracle
8 5 (6.94%) EMC
9 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
9 4 (5.56%) JBoss
10 3 (4.17%) HP
10 3 (4.17%) Dell
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