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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.67% 4.52% 3.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.87% 27.64% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
122 123 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.33% 16.33% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 104
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +5 33 £35,000 - 4
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 40 (54.05%) VMware
3 39 (52.70%) Citrix
4 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
5 28 (37.84%) MS Excel
6 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (35.14%) MCSE
7 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (31.08%) Linux
10 22 (29.73%) CCA
10 22 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
10 22 (29.73%) Thin Client
10 22 (29.73%) Fat Client
10 22 (29.73%) MCITP
10 22 (29.73%) Windows Vista
10 22 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
11 21 (28.38%) LAMP
11 21 (28.38%) Git (software)
11 21 (28.38%) MySQL
11 21 (28.38%) Apache
11 21 (28.38%) Tomcat
12 20 (27.03%) Web Services
12 20 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (25.68%) Cisco
14 16 (21.62%) Technical Architecture
15 14 (18.92%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (28.38%) Apache
1 21 (28.38%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.81%) WAN
2 8 (10.81%) VoIP
3 5 (6.76%) SAN
3 5 (6.76%) MPLS
3 5 (6.76%) VPN
3 5 (6.76%) PABX
4 4 (5.41%) LAN
5 3 (4.05%) Internet
6 2 (2.70%) VLAN
6 2 (2.70%) DMZ
6 2 (2.70%) WLAN
6 2 (2.70%) DNS
7 1 (1.35%) SSL
7 1 (1.35%) DHCP
7 1 (1.35%) HTTP
7 1 (1.35%) ADSL
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.16%) Selenium
3 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (9.46%) Local Government
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Consultant
1 22 (29.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 21 (28.38%) Linux Administrator
2 21 (28.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 21 (28.38%) Administrator
2 21 (28.38%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (20.27%) Architect
4 11 (14.86%) Technical Architect
5 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Security Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.41%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.05%) IT Support
9 2 (2.70%) Designer
9 2 (2.70%) IT Programme Manager
9 2 (2.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.38%) LAMP
2 20 (27.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Thin Client
1 22 (29.73%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.35%) EPoS
3 1 (1.35%) PKI
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Windows
2 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (31.08%) Linux
5 22 (29.73%) Windows Vista
6 13 (17.57%) CentOS
6 13 (17.57%) Fedora
7 8 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (17.57%) Migration
4 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.81%) DevOps
6 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.41%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.41%) ITIL
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.70%) Coaching
8 2 (2.70%) People Management
8 2 (2.70%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.35%) OO
9 1 (1.35%) ERP
9 1 (1.35%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.35%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.35%) Business Development
9 1 (1.35%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
2 14 (18.92%) SQL
3 13 (17.57%) Ruby
4 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) MCSE
1 26 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (29.73%) CCA
2 22 (29.73%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (29.73%) MCITP
2 22 (29.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (12.16%) CCNA
3 9 (12.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
4 4 (5.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.70%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) CCNP
6 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.81%) Xen
2 8 (10.81%) KVM
3 6 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.35%) XenApp
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) Vagrant
2 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) Microsoft
1 40 (54.05%) VMware
2 39 (52.70%) Citrix
3 19 (25.68%) Cisco
4 13 (17.57%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.11%) HP
6 5 (6.76%) Juniper
7 1 (1.35%) Websense
7 1 (1.35%) McAfee
7 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.35%) Symantec
7 1 (1.35%) Nokia
7 1 (1.35%) Avaya
7 1 (1.35%) Brocade
7 1 (1.35%) Mitel
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28500.00 - £28695.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 9 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Salary: £43,000+
Posted: 10 days ago