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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 54 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.64% 2.85% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.96% 21.84% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 22
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
89 87 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.90% 13.06% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 130
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 December 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 December 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 +9 23 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Poole 0 6 £25,000 +6.38%
Wareham -3 2 £41,250 -2.94%
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 47 (67.14%) Windows
1 47 (67.14%) VMware
2 45 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (61.43%) TCP/IP
4 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
5 36 (51.43%) Citrix
6 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
7 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
7 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (30.00%) DNS
8 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (27.14%) Degree
10 18 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (25.71%) SAN
11 17 (24.29%) CCA
11 17 (24.29%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (24.29%) MCSE
11 17 (24.29%) Thin Client
11 17 (24.29%) MCITP
11 17 (24.29%) Windows Vista
11 17 (24.29%) Fat Client
12 16 (22.86%) ITIL
12 16 (22.86%) VPN
13 15 (21.43%) NAS
14 13 (18.57%) XenApp
14 13 (18.57%) Cisco
15 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
16 11 (15.71%) HP
16 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (7.14%) IIS
6 4 (5.71%) JBoss
6 4 (5.71%) Apache
6 4 (5.71%) MQSeries
7 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) AWD
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (61.43%) TCP/IP
2 21 (30.00%) DNS
3 18 (25.71%) SAN
4 16 (22.86%) VPN
5 15 (21.43%) NAS
6 10 (14.29%) LAN
7 9 (12.86%) DHCP
7 9 (12.86%) Wireless
7 9 (12.86%) Network Security
8 8 (11.43%) VLAN
8 8 (11.43%) IPsec
8 8 (11.43%) LDAP
8 8 (11.43%) HTTP
9 7 (10.00%) WAN
10 6 (8.57%) SSL
10 6 (8.57%) Wireshark
10 6 (8.57%) OSPF
10 6 (8.57%) BGP
10 6 (8.57%) tcpdump
11 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 8 (11.43%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Local Government
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Consultant
1 17 (24.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (11.43%) Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
7 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) IT Support
9 2 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Service Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Network Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.71%) J2EE
1 4 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Thin Client
1 17 (24.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 3 (4.29%) Open Source
4 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (2.86%) SCADA
4 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) SecurID
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (67.14%) Windows
2 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (24.29%) Windows Vista
5 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 9 (12.86%) Linux
6 9 (12.86%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.14%) UNIX
8 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
3 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.57%) Performance Management
4 6 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (7.14%) Capacity Management
5 5 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.71%) BCP
6 4 (5.71%) Migration
6 4 (5.71%) OO
6 4 (5.71%) Cyber Security
6 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.71%) Information Assurance
6 4 (5.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.29%) Information Security
8 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.86%) UML
8 2 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) C
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
1 6 (8.57%) Python
2 4 (5.71%) Java
2 4 (5.71%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) C++
4 2 (2.86%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.14%) Degree
3 18 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (24.29%) MCITP
4 17 (24.29%) MCSE
4 17 (24.29%) CCA
4 17 (24.29%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.14%) MCP
5 5 (7.14%) MCSA
6 4 (5.71%) CCNP
6 4 (5.71%) CCNA
6 4 (5.71%) HND
6 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.29%) CCSA
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.57%) XenApp
4 10 (14.29%) vSphere
4 10 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 7 (10.00%) XenServer
5 7 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (5.71%) Samba
8 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.29%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (4.29%) UAG
9 2 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.29%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) SCOM
2 3 (4.29%) SCSM
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (67.14%) VMware
2 39 (55.71%) Microsoft
3 36 (51.43%) Citrix
4 13 (18.57%) Cisco
5 11 (15.71%) HP
6 10 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 8 (11.43%) F5
8 7 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 7 (10.00%) Dell
9 6 (8.57%) EMC
9 6 (8.57%) SAP
9 6 (8.57%) Veeam
10 5 (7.14%) ServiceNow
10 5 (7.14%) Remedy
11 4 (5.71%) TIBCO
11 4 (5.71%) Symantec
11 4 (5.71%) Juniper
11 4 (5.71%) NetApp
11 4 (5.71%) Nokia
11 4 (5.71%) Oracle
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago