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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 44 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 4.74% 2.95% 2.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.99% 18.49% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 13
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -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
138 119 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.35% 15.93% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 115 83 65
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 1 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 1 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 +3 29 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Weymouth +7 4 £31,750 -9.28% 1
Wimborne +4 3 - - 2
Poole -2 3 £27,500 - 2
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 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 57 (74.03%) Windows
2 40 (51.95%) VMware
3 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
4 35 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 33 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 31 (40.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (38.96%) Citrix
8 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
8 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (29.87%) DNS
10 23 (29.87%) WAN
11 22 (28.57%) Cisco
12 21 (27.27%) LAN
13 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
14 18 (23.38%) Windows 7
15 16 (20.78%) Fat Client
15 16 (20.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 16 (20.78%) MCITP
15 16 (20.78%) Windows Vista
15 16 (20.78%) MS Office
15 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
15 16 (20.78%) MCSE
15 16 (20.78%) CCA
15 16 (20.78%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (20.78%) Thin Client
16 15 (19.48%) MCSA
16 15 (19.48%) ITIL
16 15 (19.48%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (20.78%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.88%) IIS
2 13 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.79%) Lync
3 6 (7.79%) IBM Notes
3 6 (7.79%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.30%) Documentum
6 1 (1.30%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 33 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (20.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) AWD
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 23 (29.87%) DNS
2 23 (29.87%) WAN
3 21 (27.27%) LAN
4 13 (16.88%) SAN
5 12 (15.58%) VPN
5 12 (15.58%) VLAN
6 11 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.39%) DHCP
8 7 (9.09%) Wireless
8 7 (9.09%) Network Security
8 7 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (7.79%) IPsec
9 6 (7.79%) SSL
10 5 (6.49%) WLAN
10 5 (6.49%) OSPF
10 5 (6.49%) BGP
11 4 (5.19%) NAS
11 4 (5.19%) LDAP
12 3 (3.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
1 6 (7.79%) Retail
2 5 (6.49%) Back Office
3 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Consultant
2 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 12 (15.58%) Analyst
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (7.79%) Service Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Systems Support
10 2 (2.60%) Support Technician
10 2 (2.60%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) STL
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Thin Client
1 16 (20.78%) Fat Client
2 6 (7.79%) PDA
2 6 (7.79%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.90%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.90%) SCADA
6 2 (2.60%) EPoS
6 2 (2.60%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 57 (74.03%) Windows
2 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (23.38%) Windows 7
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Vista
6 11 (14.29%) Linux
7 10 (12.99%) Windows 8
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%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) ITIL
2 8 (10.39%) Information Security
3 7 (9.09%) Network Design
3 7 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 7 (9.09%) Cyber Security
4 6 (7.79%) Configuration Management
5 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.19%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.19%) OO
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (5.19%) Test Management
7 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
7 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.90%) Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.90%) Information Assurance
7 3 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.90%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) C
3 3 (3.90%) C++
3 3 (3.90%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.30%) PHP
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (40.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (20.78%) CCA
2 16 (20.78%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (20.78%) MCSE
2 16 (20.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (20.78%) MCITP
3 15 (19.48%) Degree
3 15 (19.48%) MCSA
4 9 (11.69%) MCP
5 5 (6.49%) CCNA
5 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.90%) CCSA
6 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) CCNP
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CISSP
8 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (32.47%) Active Directory
1 25 (32.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.19%) XenApp
2 4 (5.19%) vSphere
3 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (7.79%) Backup Exec
1 6 (7.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) VMware
2 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.96%) Citrix
4 22 (28.57%) Cisco
5 10 (12.99%) Symantec
6 8 (10.39%) Remedy
6 8 (10.39%) ServiceNow
7 6 (7.79%) SonicWALL
7 6 (7.79%) Panasonic
7 6 (7.79%) Veeam
7 6 (7.79%) Lotus
7 6 (7.79%) EMC
7 6 (7.79%) Clearswift
7 6 (7.79%) NetApp
7 6 (7.79%) Avaya
8 5 (6.49%) Oracle
8 5 (6.49%) CheckPoint
9 4 (5.19%) TIBCO
9 4 (5.19%) F5
9 4 (5.19%) JBoss
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 - £5000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Cobham
Posted: 6 days ago