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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 37 48 57
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 45 41 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.23% 4.94% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.09% 29.93% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 17
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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
136 137 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.84% 16.51% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 111 116 82
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +12 34 £32,500 -3.70% 3
Poole +15 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 52 (62.65%) VMware
1 52 (62.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (49.40%) Windows
3 32 (38.55%) Citrix
4 28 (33.73%) Cisco
5 25 (30.12%) LAN
6 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
6 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
7 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
8 21 (25.30%) Linux
8 21 (25.30%) Data Centre
9 17 (20.48%) Web Services
9 17 (20.48%) WAN
9 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (19.28%) Apache
10 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
10 16 (19.28%) MCSE
10 16 (19.28%) MySQL
10 16 (19.28%) Migration
10 16 (19.28%) LAMP
10 16 (19.28%) Wireless
10 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
10 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
10 16 (19.28%) Bash Shell
11 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (18.07%) SonicWALL
11 15 (18.07%) SQL
11 15 (18.07%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (19.28%) Apache
1 16 (19.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (10.84%) Lync
5 4 (4.82%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.41%) CMS
6 2 (2.41%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (26.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.12%) LAN
2 22 (26.51%) TCP/IP
3 17 (20.48%) WAN
4 16 (19.28%) Wireless
5 14 (16.87%) VPN
6 13 (15.66%) IPsec
7 10 (12.05%) VLAN
8 9 (10.84%) VoIP
9 8 (9.64%) PABX
10 7 (8.43%) MPLS
11 6 (7.23%) Internet
12 5 (6.02%) LTE
12 5 (6.02%) 4G
13 4 (4.82%) NAS
13 4 (4.82%) LDAP
13 4 (4.82%) FTP
13 4 (4.82%) HTTP
13 4 (4.82%) Network Security
13 4 (4.82%) DNS
13 4 (4.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.84%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.84%) Selenium
3 5 (6.02%) Yeoman
3 5 (6.02%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.23%) Local Government
3 5 (6.02%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.02%) Military
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (19.28%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (19.28%) Administrator
1 16 (19.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 16 (19.28%) Linux Administrator
2 14 (16.87%) Senior Network Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) Network Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) Consultant
4 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Technical Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (7.23%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Service Desk Technician
10 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) Web Services
2 16 (19.28%) LAMP
3 4 (4.82%) J2EE
4 2 (2.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.30%) Data Centre
2 11 (13.25%) Thin Client
2 11 (13.25%) Fat Client
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (49.40%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (25.30%) Linux
4 16 (19.28%) Windows 7
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Vista
6 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.84%) Mac OS
7 7 (8.43%) CentOS
7 7 (8.43%) Fedora
7 7 (8.43%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Migration
2 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
3 9 (10.84%) DevOps
4 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (6.02%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (6.02%) ITIL
6 5 (6.02%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.82%) BCP
7 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.82%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.82%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (4.82%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.41%) Content Management
9 1 (1.20%) Network Design
9 1 (1.20%) Security Architecture
9 1 (1.20%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) Bash Shell
2 15 (18.07%) SQL
3 8 (9.64%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.43%) Ruby
5 5 (6.02%) C
6 4 (4.82%) Java
6 4 (4.82%) Perl
6 4 (4.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (19.28%) MCSE
3 11 (13.25%) CCA
3 11 (13.25%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (13.25%) MCITP
3 11 (13.25%) Degree
4 6 (7.23%) CCNP
4 6 (7.23%) CCNA
5 5 (6.02%) MCSA
6 4 (4.82%) HND
7 1 (1.20%) MCP
7 1 (1.20%) CCDA
7 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (62.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.87%) Active Directory
3 10 (12.05%) XenApp
4 9 (10.84%) Xen
4 9 (10.84%) KVM
5 4 (4.82%) Samba
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
6 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.84%) Vagrant
1 9 (10.84%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (8.43%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (62.65%) VMware
2 32 (38.55%) Citrix
3 28 (33.73%) Cisco
4 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.07%) Juniper
5 15 (18.07%) SonicWALL
6 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.82%) NetApp
8 1 (1.20%) Avaya
8 1 (1.20%) HP
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) EMC
8 1 (1.20%) Symantec
8 1 (1.20%) Remedy
8 1 (1.20%) Mitel
8 1 (1.20%) Veeam
8 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.20%) SAP
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