The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 62 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 42 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.88% 0.79% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.30% 7.07% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 27
Average salary £38,000 £33,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £39,750 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South 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 East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 99 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.33% 11.14% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 113 76 145
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Firewall
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Firewall Salary Trend in East Sussex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Firewall
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bexhill-On-Sea - 21 - -
Brighton -6 8 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Eastbourne - 6 £37,500 -
Lewes - 4 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 57 (65.52%) Cisco
1 57 (65.52%) VMware
2 54 (62.07%) VPN
3 52 (59.77%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (59.77%) MPLS
4 49 (56.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 43 (49.43%) Juniper
6 38 (43.68%) CCNP
7 37 (42.53%) WAN
8 34 (39.08%) MS Exchange
8 34 (39.08%) LAN
8 34 (39.08%) CCIE
8 34 (39.08%) CheckPoint
9 33 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (36.78%) SAN
10 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
11 31 (35.63%) F5
12 30 (34.48%) HP
12 30 (34.48%) Windows
13 28 (32.18%) Migration
13 28 (32.18%) Unified Communications
13 28 (32.18%) IaaS
14 27 (31.03%) Degree
15 26 (29.89%) VoIP
16 25 (28.74%) BGP
16 25 (28.74%) OSPF
16 25 (28.74%) VLAN
17 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (25.29%) CCNA
18 22 (25.29%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 34 (39.08%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.49%) IIS
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.15%) Lync
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.18%) IaaS
2 12 (13.79%) SaaS
3 11 (12.64%) PaaS
3 11 (12.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (62.07%) VPN
2 52 (59.77%) MPLS
3 37 (42.53%) WAN
4 34 (39.08%) LAN
5 33 (37.93%) Cisco ASA
6 32 (36.78%) SAN
7 28 (32.18%) Unified Communications
8 26 (29.89%) VoIP
9 25 (28.74%) OSPF
9 25 (28.74%) BGP
9 25 (28.74%) VLAN
10 22 (25.29%) SSL
11 20 (22.99%) EIGRP
12 19 (21.84%) Wireless
12 19 (21.84%) HSRP
13 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
14 17 (19.54%) RIP
14 17 (19.54%) Network Security
15 16 (18.39%) VPLS
15 16 (18.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) DB2
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (5.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Electronics
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 23 (26.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (17.24%) Consultant
4 13 (14.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) Senior Consultant
6 11 (12.64%) Technical Manager
6 11 (12.64%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (11.49%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (11.49%) Support Technician
7 10 (11.49%) Cisco Support
7 10 (11.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 10 (11.49%) Senior Technician
8 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Technician
9 7 (8.05%) Senior IT Support Analyst
9 7 (8.05%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 7 (8.05%) IT Support
9 7 (8.05%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) COM+
2 1 (1.15%) LAMP
2 1 (1.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.64%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.64%) iSeries
3 2 (2.30%) CESG
4 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (34.48%) Windows
2 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.64%) VMS
6 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.30%) Linux
8 1 (1.15%) UNIX
8 1 (1.15%) CentOS
8 1 (1.15%) Debian
8 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.18%) Migration
2 22 (25.29%) ITIL
3 17 (19.54%) Security Architecture
3 17 (19.54%) WAN Optimisation
4 16 (18.39%) Vulnerability Management
4 16 (18.39%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (16.09%) Load Balancing
5 14 (16.09%) Network Architecture
6 11 (12.64%) Mentoring
6 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.64%) Service Delivery
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (10.34%) Project Management
9 8 (9.20%) Change Control
10 7 (8.05%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.90%) Software Licensing
11 6 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (3.45%) TOGAF
13 3 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (1.15%) Java
2 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (59.77%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (43.68%) CCNP
3 34 (39.08%) CCIE
4 27 (31.03%) Degree
5 22 (25.29%) CCNA
6 21 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (19.54%) MCSE
9 6 (6.90%) SC Cleared
9 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.45%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.30%) CCDP
11 2 (2.30%) CISSP
12 1 (1.15%) MCSA
12 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (56.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.64%) vSphere
4 7 (8.05%) XenApp
4 7 (8.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
1 9 (10.34%) NetCrunch
2 7 (8.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (8.05%) Backup Exec
3 6 (6.90%) SCCM
4 2 (2.30%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (65.52%) Cisco
1 57 (65.52%) VMware
2 43 (49.43%) Juniper
3 34 (39.08%) CheckPoint
4 31 (35.63%) F5
5 30 (34.48%) HP
6 13 (14.94%) McAfee
7 11 (12.64%) IBM
7 11 (12.64%) Citrix
7 11 (12.64%) Avaya
7 11 (12.64%) 3PAR
8 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
8 10 (11.49%) EMC
9 9 (10.34%) Splunk
10 7 (8.05%) Symantec
10 7 (8.05%) SonicWALL
11 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.30%) Sourcefire
12 2 (2.30%) NetScout
12 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
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