The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 67 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 107 116 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.37% 3.23% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.46% 18.80% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 112 77
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £28,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
523 617 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.46% 17.20% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 437 532 428
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Firewall
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Leicestershire +18 39 £55,000 +37.50% 8
Nottinghamshire +17 32 £27,500 -31.25% 8
Northamptonshire -4 18 £29,000 -29.26%
Derbyshire +17 16 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Lincolnshire +7 2 £35,000 -15.15%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 109 (55.05%) Windows
2 83 (41.92%) VMware
3 81 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 67 (33.84%) Cisco
5 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
6 54 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 52 (26.26%) TCP/IP
7 52 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (25.25%) Hyper-V
8 50 (25.25%) WAN
9 45 (22.73%) DNS
10 42 (21.21%) VPN
11 40 (20.20%) Information Security
11 40 (20.20%) Wireless
11 40 (20.20%) PCI DSS
12 36 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 35 (17.68%) LAN
13 35 (17.68%) CISSP
14 34 (17.17%) CISM
15 33 (16.67%) Linux
16 31 (15.66%) SQL Server
16 31 (15.66%) Citrix
16 31 (15.66%) Security Architecture
17 30 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (15.15%) ITIL
18 29 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
18 29 (14.65%) Windows Server 2008
19 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2012
19 26 (13.13%) DHCP
20 25 (12.63%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 54 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.58%) IIS
4 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.53%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.52%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.01%) Lync
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.51%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 25 (12.63%) MS Office
3 8 (4.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (2.02%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.26%) TCP/IP
2 50 (25.25%) WAN
3 45 (22.73%) DNS
4 42 (21.21%) VPN
5 40 (20.20%) Wireless
6 35 (17.68%) LAN
7 26 (13.13%) DHCP
8 21 (10.61%) SAN
9 20 (10.10%) Internet
10 15 (7.58%) NAS
11 14 (7.07%) Network Security
12 12 (6.06%) VLAN
13 9 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
14 7 (3.54%) MPLS
14 7 (3.54%) BGP
14 7 (3.54%) PBX
14 7 (3.54%) VoIP
15 6 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
16 5 (2.53%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.53%) MySQL
3 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) DB2
5 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Ant
1 1 (0.51%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.51%) Subversion
1 1 (0.51%) Maven
1 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.51%) Build Forge
1 1 (0.51%) Hudson
1 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (12.12%) Legal
2 20 (10.10%) Retail
3 13 (6.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.06%) Finance
5 5 (2.53%) Local Government
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (21.21%) Analyst
2 34 (17.17%) Architect
3 31 (15.66%) Security Architect
4 26 (13.13%) Support Engineer
5 23 (11.62%) Network Engineer
6 21 (10.61%) Support Analyst
7 20 (10.10%) Technical Support
8 16 (8.08%) Technical Analyst
9 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Technical Support Analyst
11 13 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
12 12 (6.06%) Consultant
12 12 (6.06%) Security Engineer
13 11 (5.56%) Administrator
13 11 (5.56%) IT Support
14 10 (5.05%) IT Security Architect
14 10 (5.05%) IT Architect
15 8 (4.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 8 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) LAMP
2 2 (1.01%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.01%) COM
3 1 (0.51%) WAP
3 1 (0.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.55%) Clustering
3 8 (4.04%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.54%) CESG
5 4 (2.02%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.52%) Statistics
7 2 (1.01%) AS400
7 2 (1.01%) Replication
7 2 (1.01%) Open Source
8 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 109 (55.05%) Windows
2 33 (16.67%) Linux
3 29 (14.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (13.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (11.11%) UNIX
6 18 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (6.57%) Windows 8
8 11 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.54%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.52%) MVS
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.01%) Android
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.51%) AIX
12 1 (0.51%) SUSE
12 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.20%) Information Security
2 31 (15.66%) Security Architecture
3 30 (15.15%) ITIL
4 24 (12.12%) Risk Management
5 19 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.07%) Project Management
7 11 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 8 (4.04%) Service Management
9 6 (3.03%) Migration
9 6 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.02%) SIEM
10 4 (2.02%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 4 (2.02%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (2.02%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.02%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.02%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (2.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.62%) SQL
2 8 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.53%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (1.52%) REXX
4 3 (1.52%) JCL
4 3 (1.52%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.01%) Perl
5 2 (1.01%) R
6 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.51%) Korn
6 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.51%) PHP
6 1 (0.51%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.51%) VBScript
6 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (17.68%) CISSP
2 34 (17.17%) CISM
3 29 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (12.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (12.63%) CCNA
5 13 (6.57%) CCNP
6 9 (4.55%) MCSA
6 9 (4.55%) Degree
7 4 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.52%) CISA
8 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.52%) CCIE
8 3 (1.52%) MCSE
9 2 (1.01%) CCDA
9 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.01%) CEH
9 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) GWAPT
10 1 (0.51%) GPEN
10 1 (0.51%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (20.20%) PCI DSS
2 11 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (5.05%) SLA
4 5 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 61 (30.81%) Active Directory
2 52 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (25.25%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.07%) XenApp
5 8 (4.04%) vSphere
5 8 (4.04%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.02%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.52%) Firmware
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.51%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (3.03%) SCCM
2 4 (2.02%) SCOM
2 4 (2.02%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.02%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.52%) WSUS
3 3 (1.52%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.01%) WMI
4 2 (1.01%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.01%) EdgeSight
5 1 (0.51%) Control-M
5 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.51%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 83 (41.92%) VMware
2 81 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 67 (33.84%) Cisco
4 31 (15.66%) Citrix
5 20 (10.10%) HP
6 13 (6.57%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.56%) F5
8 10 (5.05%) Dell
8 10 (5.05%) Juniper
9 8 (4.04%) NetApp
9 8 (4.04%) IBM
9 8 (4.04%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.54%) Fortinet
10 7 (3.54%) Lotus
10 7 (3.54%) Red Hat
11 6 (3.03%) Blue Coat
12 4 (2.02%) Oracle
12 4 (2.02%) Cognizant
12 4 (2.02%) EMC
12 4 (2.02%) Google
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £55,000 per annum + bonus, pension, shares option +++
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Barron McCann
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k+ Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £39,000 per annum + oncall, bonus, pension, other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health + life
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + OT
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago