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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 73 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 113 125 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.26% 3.47% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.81% 17.56% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 100 110 71
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £26,600 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,750 £55,000
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
518 712 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.96% 19.76% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 443 599 401
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Nottinghamshire +19 38 £27,500 -26.66% 1
Leicestershire +15 37 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Northamptonshire -5 21 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Derbyshire +11 14 £29,750 -12.50% 2
Lincolnshire +8 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 101 (52.88%) Windows
2 77 (40.31%) VMware
3 74 (38.74%) Microsoft
4 70 (36.65%) Cisco
5 60 (31.41%) Active Directory
6 54 (28.27%) MS Exchange
7 51 (26.70%) Hyper-V
8 50 (26.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (26.18%) WAN
9 47 (24.61%) TCP/IP
10 46 (24.08%) DNS
11 42 (21.99%) VPN
12 41 (21.47%) Wireless
13 39 (20.42%) Information Security
14 37 (19.37%) LAN
14 37 (19.37%) PCI DSS
15 35 (18.32%) CISSP
15 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
16 33 (17.28%) Linux
16 33 (17.28%) SQL Server
17 32 (16.75%) ITIL
17 32 (16.75%) CISM
18 31 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
19 30 (15.71%) MS Excel
20 29 (15.18%) DHCP
20 29 (15.18%) CCNA
21 28 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
22 27 (14.14%) Security Architecture
23 26 (13.61%) Retail
24 24 (12.57%) Citrix

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (28.27%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.76%) IIS
4 6 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.62%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.09%) Apache
6 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.57%) Lync
8 2 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 30 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.24%) Office 365
2 4 (2.09%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (26.18%) WAN
2 47 (24.61%) TCP/IP
3 46 (24.08%) DNS
4 42 (21.99%) VPN
5 41 (21.47%) Wireless
6 37 (19.37%) LAN
7 29 (15.18%) DHCP
8 23 (12.04%) SAN
9 16 (8.38%) Internet
10 15 (7.85%) VoIP
11 14 (7.33%) NAS
12 13 (6.81%) Network Security
13 11 (5.76%) VLAN
14 9 (4.71%) BGP
14 9 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (3.66%) MPLS
15 7 (3.66%) PBX
16 6 (3.14%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (3.14%) Cisco PIX
16 6 (3.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.14%) MySQL
3 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.52%) DB2
6 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Ant
1 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
1 1 (0.52%) Maven
1 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.52%) Build Forge
1 1 (0.52%) Hudson
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (13.61%) Retail
2 22 (11.52%) Legal
3 14 (7.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.66%) Finance
5 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.05%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (23.04%) Analyst
2 31 (16.23%) Architect
3 29 (15.18%) Security Architect
4 24 (12.57%) Network Engineer
4 24 (12.57%) Support Engineer
5 21 (10.99%) Support Analyst
6 18 (9.42%) Technical Support
7 16 (8.38%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (7.33%) Technical Support Analyst
8 14 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (6.81%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (6.81%) IT Architect
9 13 (6.81%) IT Security Architect
10 11 (5.76%) IT Support
10 11 (5.76%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (5.76%) Consultant
11 9 (4.71%) Administrator
12 8 (4.19%) Network Analyst
13 7 (3.66%) Security Engineer
13 7 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.09%) LAMP
2 3 (1.57%) .NET
3 2 (1.05%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) XML
4 1 (0.52%) WAP
4 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.62%) CESG
3 5 (2.62%) Open Source
4 4 (2.09%) CLARiiON
4 4 (2.09%) Clustering
5 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.05%) AS400
6 2 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.52%) Statistics
7 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 101 (52.88%) Windows
2 33 (17.28%) Linux
3 22 (11.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (10.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (10.47%) UNIX
5 13 (6.81%) Windows 8
5 13 (6.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.71%) Windows 7
7 7 (3.66%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.05%) Android
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.52%) AIX
9 1 (0.52%) MVS
9 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.42%) Information Security
2 32 (16.75%) ITIL
3 27 (14.14%) Security Architecture
4 22 (11.52%) Risk Management
5 18 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (6.81%) Project Management
7 9 (4.71%) E-Commerce
7 9 (4.71%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (3.66%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (3.66%) Service Management
9 6 (3.14%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.62%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.62%) ITIL V3
11 4 (2.09%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (2.09%) SIEM
11 4 (2.09%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (2.09%) Migration
11 4 (2.09%) Information Management
11 4 (2.09%) Load Balancing
12 3 (1.57%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.95%) SQL
2 6 (3.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.62%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.62%) PHP
4 4 (2.09%) C
4 4 (2.09%) Java
5 3 (1.57%) Perl
5 3 (1.57%) Objective-C
6 2 (1.05%) R
7 1 (0.52%) Korn
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.52%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.52%) Python
7 1 (0.52%) REXX
7 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) JCL
Qualifications
1 35 (18.32%) CISSP
1 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (16.75%) CISM
3 29 (15.18%) CCNA
4 28 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.85%) CCNP
6 14 (7.33%) MCSA
7 6 (3.14%) Degree
7 6 (3.14%) Security Cleared
8 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.09%) CEH
9 4 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.09%) GPEN
9 4 (2.09%) OSCP
9 4 (2.09%) CCIE
10 3 (1.57%) CISA
10 3 (1.57%) GIAC
10 3 (1.57%) CISMP
11 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.05%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.37%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.19%) SLA
2 8 (4.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.62%) QA
System Software
1 60 (31.41%) Active Directory
2 51 (26.70%) Hyper-V
3 50 (26.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (6.28%) XenApp
5 9 (4.71%) vSphere
6 7 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.09%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.57%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.05%) Firmware
9 2 (1.05%) KVM
10 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.66%) SCOM
2 6 (3.14%) SCCM
3 4 (2.09%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.57%) WSUS
4 3 (1.57%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.05%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.05%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.05%) WMI
6 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 77 (40.31%) VMware
2 74 (38.74%) Microsoft
3 70 (36.65%) Cisco
4 24 (12.57%) Citrix
5 15 (7.85%) HP
6 12 (6.28%) Juniper
7 11 (5.76%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.76%) F5
8 9 (4.71%) NetApp
9 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.66%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.66%) Lotus
11 6 (3.14%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.62%) Oracle
12 5 (2.62%) Dell
12 5 (2.62%) IBM
13 4 (2.09%) EMC
13 4 (2.09%) Blue Coat
13 4 (2.09%) Google
14 3 (1.57%) Symantec
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