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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 53 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 155 116 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.28% 2.95% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.64% 19.63% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 106 99
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
629 591 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.39% 15.03% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 504 482 533
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £33,504
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £24,500 £24,301
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Northamptonshire +15 46 £46,250 +15.62% 8
Derbyshire +31 37 £55,000 +83.33% 8
Leicestershire +19 35 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 34 £33,250 -11.33% 3
Lincolnshire -4 4 £45,000 +35.33% 3
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 114 (44.02%) Windows
2 88 (33.98%) VMware
3 84 (32.43%) Cisco
3 84 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 80 (30.89%) TCP/IP
5 74 (28.57%) WAN
6 69 (26.64%) DNS
7 67 (25.87%) LAN
8 61 (23.55%) Active Directory
9 56 (21.62%) Wireless
10 51 (19.69%) DHCP
10 51 (19.69%) Hyper-V
11 47 (18.15%) VPN
12 46 (17.76%) MS Excel
13 45 (17.37%) MS Exchange
13 45 (17.37%) Cisco Certification
13 45 (17.37%) Information Security
13 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (16.60%) PCI DSS
14 43 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 40 (15.44%) Citrix
16 39 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
17 37 (14.29%) SAN
18 36 (13.90%) SQL
18 36 (13.90%) Security Architecture
19 35 (13.51%) CISSP
20 33 (12.74%) SQL Server
20 33 (12.74%) Linux
20 33 (12.74%) CCNA
21 30 (11.58%) CISM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 45 (17.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (8.49%) IIS
3 16 (6.18%) SharePoint
4 15 (5.79%) Lync
5 7 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.93%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (1.16%) Apache
10 2 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.39%) nginx
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.42%) MS Office
3 7 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.95%) Office 365
2 5 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.16%) SaaS
3 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.77%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (30.89%) TCP/IP
2 74 (28.57%) WAN
3 69 (26.64%) DNS
4 67 (25.87%) LAN
5 56 (21.62%) Wireless
6 51 (19.69%) DHCP
7 47 (18.15%) VPN
8 37 (14.29%) SAN
9 26 (10.04%) VoIP
10 23 (8.88%) Internet
11 21 (8.11%) NAS
11 21 (8.11%) HSRP
12 20 (7.72%) MPLS
13 19 (7.34%) VLAN
14 18 (6.95%) BGP
15 17 (6.56%) PBX
15 17 (6.56%) Spanning Tree
16 16 (6.18%) Network Security
17 15 (5.79%) OSPF
18 14 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.54%) MySQL
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.39%) MS Access
5 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.77%) Hudson
General
1 23 (8.88%) Retail
2 21 (8.11%) Legal
3 19 (7.34%) Law
4 17 (6.56%) Finance
5 15 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.70%) Local Government
7 5 (1.93%) Billing
8 4 (1.54%) Marketing
9 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 47 (18.15%) Analyst
2 37 (14.29%) Architect
3 30 (11.58%) Security Architect
4 29 (11.20%) Network Engineer
5 25 (9.65%) Support Engineer
6 21 (8.11%) Network Manager
7 20 (7.72%) Security Engineer
8 18 (6.95%) Technical Support
9 17 (6.56%) Support Analyst
10 15 (5.79%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (5.41%) Administrator
12 13 (5.02%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (4.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 12 (4.63%) Project Manager
13 12 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support
14 11 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 11 (4.25%) Information Architect
14 11 (4.25%) Information Security Architect
15 10 (3.86%) Security Analyst
15 10 (3.86%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.88%) ISPF
2 4 (1.54%) LAMP
3 2 (0.77%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.77%) HTML
3 2 (0.77%) COM
4 1 (0.39%) Web Services
4 1 (0.39%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.63%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.63%) Clustering
3 5 (1.93%) CESG
4 4 (1.54%) Replication
5 3 (1.16%) Statistics
5 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.16%) Kindle
5 3 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (0.77%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.77%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) Handset
7 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.39%) SystemC
7 1 (0.39%) iSeries
7 1 (0.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 114 (44.02%) Windows
2 43 (16.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (15.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (12.74%) Linux
5 24 (9.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (8.49%) UNIX
7 11 (4.25%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.09%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.54%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.54%) Solaris
10 3 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.16%) MVS
11 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.77%) Android
11 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.37%) Information Security
2 36 (13.90%) Security Architecture
3 26 (10.04%) ITIL
4 23 (8.88%) E-Commerce
5 21 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (6.56%) Risk Management
7 16 (6.18%) Project Management
8 15 (5.79%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.63%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (4.63%) Service Management
9 12 (4.63%) Software Delivery
10 11 (4.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (3.47%) Supplier Management
11 9 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (3.09%) Load Balancing
12 8 (3.09%) Migration
13 7 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
13 7 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
13 7 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.90%) SQL
2 8 (3.09%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.16%) ActionScript
4 3 (1.16%) REXX
4 3 (1.16%) JCL
4 3 (1.16%) ActionScript 2.0
4 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.77%) R
6 1 (0.39%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.39%) Korn
6 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) C
6 1 (0.39%) Perl
6 1 (0.39%) RPG
Qualifications
1 45 (17.37%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (13.51%) CISSP
3 33 (12.74%) CCNA
4 30 (11.58%) CISM
5 29 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (9.27%) CCNP
7 22 (8.49%) MCSE
8 21 (8.11%) Degree
9 7 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.70%) MCSA
9 7 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.32%) MCP
11 5 (1.93%) CEH
12 4 (1.54%) VCP5
12 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
12 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.54%) CCDP
12 4 (1.54%) Security+ Certification
13 2 (0.77%) MCITP
14 1 (0.39%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (16.60%) PCI DSS
2 23 (8.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (5.41%) SLA
4 6 (2.32%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.93%) QA
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 61 (23.55%) Active Directory
2 51 (19.69%) Hyper-V
3 45 (17.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.41%) vSphere
5 9 (3.47%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (3.09%) XenApp
6 8 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.54%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.16%) Firmware
10 2 (0.77%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.39%) BlackBerry Internet Service
11 1 (0.39%) RACF
11 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (8.49%) SCCM
2 8 (3.09%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.93%) WSUS
4 4 (1.54%) WMI
4 4 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.16%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.39%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.39%) Nessus
7 1 (0.39%) Nmap
7 1 (0.39%) Control-M
7 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 88 (33.98%) VMware
2 84 (32.43%) Cisco
2 84 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 40 (15.44%) Citrix
4 26 (10.04%) HP
5 22 (8.49%) CheckPoint
6 13 (5.02%) Juniper
7 12 (4.63%) SolarWinds
8 11 (4.25%) Dell
8 11 (4.25%) IBM
9 10 (3.86%) F5
10 7 (2.70%) Cognizant
10 7 (2.70%) Lotus
11 6 (2.32%) Google
11 6 (2.32%) Remedy
12 5 (1.93%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.54%) EMC
13 4 (1.54%) Blue Coat
14 3 (1.16%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car + Bens
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + commensurate benefits!
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
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Derbyshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car allowance + laptop + benefits
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Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
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Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training + Great Company
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Northampton
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