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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank - 7 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - 5.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £29,462 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 8.70% 15.00% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) PPP
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) High Availability
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (77.78%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) PPP
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 7 (77.78%) EIGRP
2 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (77.78%) HSRP
2 7 (77.78%) Spanning Tree
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
1 7 (77.78%) Load Balancing
1 7 (77.78%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) HP