The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 22 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.76% - 4.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
Firewall
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 16.67% 20.24% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 18
Average salary £20,000 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -17.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Durham

Firewall
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Durham region over the 3 months to 16 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
Peterlee - 1 - -
Firewall
North East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP