The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 51 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 21 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.62% 5.92% 4.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 28.47% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 25
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,800 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
81 137 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.97% 20.79% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 74 96 117
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Dorset

Firewall
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -10 9 £50,000 +42.85%
Poole - 5 £37,500 - 1
Weymouth - 3 £37,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 26 (74.29%) VPN
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 19 (54.29%) LAN
3 19 (54.29%) ITIL
4 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
5 17 (48.57%) WAN
5 17 (48.57%) VLAN
6 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
7 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 14 (40.00%) VMware
8 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (37.14%) Windows
9 13 (37.14%) Linux
9 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
10 12 (34.29%) CCNP
10 12 (34.29%) CCNA
10 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
11 11 (31.43%) HTTP
11 11 (31.43%) DNS
11 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (28.57%) IPsec
12 10 (28.57%) Network Security
13 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
15 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 6 (17.14%) HP
16 6 (17.14%) EMC
16 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
2 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 4 (11.43%) MQSeries
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) VPN
2 19 (54.29%) LAN
3 18 (51.43%) TCP/IP
4 17 (48.57%) VLAN
4 17 (48.57%) WAN
5 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (31.43%) DNS
5 11 (31.43%) HTTP
6 10 (28.57%) IPsec
6 10 (28.57%) Network Security
7 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (17.14%) DHCP
8 6 (17.14%) ICMP
8 6 (17.14%) SAN
8 6 (17.14%) SMTP
8 6 (17.14%) Telnet
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (14.29%) HTTPS
9 5 (14.29%) LDAP
10 4 (11.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Network Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) IT Support
5 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
7 3 (8.57%) IT Support Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Support Manager
8 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (11.43%) Statistics
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (17.14%) Data Security
5 5 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 4 (11.43%) BCP
6 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
6 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Security Patching
7 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Network Design
9 1 (2.86%) DNA
9 1 (2.86%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.86%) Low Latency
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) Perl
1 5 (14.29%) Python
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CCNA
1 12 (34.29%) CCNP
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.14%) CCSA
2 6 (17.14%) CCSE
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) Samba
5 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (17.14%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.57%) TrustSec
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (2.86%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) CheckPoint
3 14 (40.00%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Brocade
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
5 6 (17.14%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) IBM
5 6 (17.14%) Nokia
5 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 6 (17.14%) Veeam
6 5 (14.29%) Avaya
6 5 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Nortel
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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