The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% 3.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dudley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 24.64% 12.90% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 8
Average salary £25,000 £28,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Firewall
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Dudley region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Dudley

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
2 11 (91.67%) Middleware
2 11 (91.67%) Service Management
2 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
2 11 (91.67%) ITSM
2 11 (91.67%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) Incident Management
2 11 (91.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (91.67%) Private Cloud
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
4 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 9 (75.00%) Unix
4 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
4 9 (75.00%) MVS
4 9 (75.00%) SLA
4 9 (75.00%) Marketing
5 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (58.33%) A+ Certification
6 7 (58.33%) MCP
6 7 (58.33%) Economics
7 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (33.33%) Workflow
8 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
8 4 (33.33%) Coaching
8 4 (33.33%) Performance Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) SAN
2 11 (91.67%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Mining
General
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Major Incident Manager
4 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Major Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Private Cloud
2 7 (58.33%) Economics
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 9 (75.00%) MVS
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Incident Management
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) ITSM
1 11 (91.67%) Load Balancing
1 11 (91.67%) Service Delivery
1 11 (91.67%) Service Management
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 4 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) A+ Certification
1 7 (58.33%) MCP
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware