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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.04% 2.62% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.30% 17.76% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 18
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
132 107 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.62% 14.76% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 114 74 80
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 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +11 27 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Poole - 5 £27,500 - 1
Weymouth +6 4 £31,750 -9.28%
Wimborne +4 3 - - 2
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 60 (77.92%) Windows
2 45 (58.44%) VMware
3 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
4 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
5 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
6 32 (41.56%) Citrix
7 31 (40.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
9 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (31.17%) DNS
12 21 (27.27%) WAN
13 20 (25.97%) LAN
13 20 (25.97%) Cisco
13 20 (25.97%) Windows 7
14 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
15 18 (23.38%) MS Exchange
15 18 (23.38%) MCSE
15 18 (23.38%) CCA
15 18 (23.38%) Citrix Certification
15 18 (23.38%) Thin Client
15 18 (23.38%) Fat Client
15 18 (23.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 18 (23.38%) MCITP
15 18 (23.38%) Windows Vista
16 15 (19.48%) Degree
16 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
16 15 (19.48%) SAN
17 14 (18.18%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (23.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (19.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (16.88%) IIS
4 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.79%) Lync
5 4 (5.19%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) IBM Notes
5 4 (5.19%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.30%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (46.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) AWD
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (50.65%) TCP/IP
2 24 (31.17%) DNS
3 21 (27.27%) WAN
4 20 (25.97%) LAN
5 15 (19.48%) SAN
6 13 (16.88%) VLAN
7 11 (14.29%) DHCP
7 11 (14.29%) VPN
7 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (9.09%) Wireless
9 6 (7.79%) NAS
10 5 (6.49%) Network Security
10 5 (6.49%) OSPF
10 5 (6.49%) BGP
10 5 (6.49%) IPsec
10 5 (6.49%) SSL
10 5 (6.49%) WLAN
11 4 (5.19%) LDAP
11 4 (5.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (7.79%) Retail
2 5 (6.49%) Back Office
3 4 (5.19%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Consultant
2 18 (23.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Network Specialist
7 5 (6.49%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Systems Support Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Network Support
10 2 (2.60%) Security Consultant
10 2 (2.60%) Network Support Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Systems Support
10 2 (2.60%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Web Services
2 1 (1.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Thin Client
1 18 (23.38%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.19%) Replication
2 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.19%) PDA
3 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.60%) EPoS
4 2 (2.60%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.60%) SCADA
5 1 (1.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) PKI
5 1 (1.30%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 60 (77.92%) Windows
2 26 (33.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (25.97%) Windows 7
5 18 (23.38%) Windows Vista
6 12 (15.58%) Windows 8
7 10 (12.99%) Linux
8 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.90%) Mac OS
9 3 (3.90%) CentOS
9 3 (3.90%) UNIX
10 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 7 (9.09%) Network Design
4 5 (6.49%) Information Security
4 5 (6.49%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Cyber Security
6 3 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.60%) UML
7 2 (2.60%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (2.60%) OO
7 2 (2.60%) ERP
7 2 (2.60%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.60%) Time Management
7 2 (2.60%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.60%) Test Management
7 2 (2.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (3.90%) C
3 2 (2.60%) C++
3 2 (2.60%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (23.38%) MCSE
2 18 (23.38%) CCA
2 18 (23.38%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (23.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (23.38%) MCITP
3 15 (19.48%) Degree
4 13 (16.88%) MCSA
5 9 (11.69%) MCP
6 5 (6.49%) CCNA
6 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.90%) CCSA
7 3 (3.90%) CCNP
8 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (40.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.79%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.79%) XenApp
3 6 (7.79%) vSphere
4 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.60%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.60%) UAG
5 2 (2.60%) XenServer
5 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.19%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.19%) MAILsweeper
2 4 (5.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.60%) SCCM
3 2 (2.60%) SCOM
3 2 (2.60%) SCSM
Vendors
1 45 (58.44%) VMware
2 43 (55.84%) Microsoft
3 32 (41.56%) Citrix
4 20 (25.97%) Cisco
5 8 (10.39%) Remedy
5 8 (10.39%) ServiceNow
6 6 (7.79%) EMC
6 6 (7.79%) Symantec
6 6 (7.79%) SonicWALL
6 6 (7.79%) Veeam
7 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle
8 4 (5.19%) JBoss
8 4 (5.19%) HP
8 4 (5.19%) Dell
8 4 (5.19%) Avaya
8 4 (5.19%) Clearswift
8 4 (5.19%) NetApp
8 4 (5.19%) Lotus
8 4 (5.19%) TIBCO
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wimborne
Spectrum IT
Posted: 20 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 21 days ago