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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 73 85
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 40 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.31% 2.22% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.54% 16.95% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 13
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £37,900
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
228 118 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.84% 13.08% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 204 107 151
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
Brighton -3 16 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Lewes -2 12 £50,000 +20.48% 2
Bexhill-On-Sea -5 2 - -
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 38 (66.67%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) VMware
3 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
3 29 (50.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
5 27 (47.37%) CCNP
5 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (45.61%) VPN
7 25 (43.86%) Windows
8 24 (42.11%) CCIE
9 22 (38.60%) Juniper
10 21 (36.84%) SAN
10 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
11 20 (35.09%) MPLS
12 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (29.82%) F5
13 17 (29.82%) CheckPoint
14 16 (28.07%) VoIP
15 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
16 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
16 14 (24.56%) CCNA
17 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 10 (17.54%) VLAN
18 10 (17.54%) LAN
18 10 (17.54%) EMC
18 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
18 10 (17.54%) Linux
18 10 (17.54%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) IIS
2 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.51%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) VPN
2 21 (36.84%) SAN
3 20 (35.09%) MPLS
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (28.07%) VoIP
6 10 (17.54%) WAN
6 10 (17.54%) LAN
6 10 (17.54%) VLAN
7 9 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 5 (8.77%) NetScreen
9 5 (8.77%) DHCP
9 5 (8.77%) DNS
10 4 (7.02%) OSPF
10 4 (7.02%) BGP
10 4 (7.02%) HTTP
11 3 (5.26%) SMTP
11 3 (5.26%) SSL
11 3 (5.26%) VPLS
11 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Network Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Support Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Support Technician
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Technician
5 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Technician
5 9 (15.79%) Cisco Support
5 9 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (15.79%) Administrator
6 7 (12.28%) Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Head of IT
8 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) COM+
2 2 (3.51%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Social Media
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) CESG
2 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 1 (1.75%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (17.54%) Linux
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.02%) Debian
5 4 (7.02%) UNIX
6 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
2 9 (15.79%) Change Control
3 6 (10.53%) Software Licensing
4 5 (8.77%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL
5 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 4 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.26%) Migration
6 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Security Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.51%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.51%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) Java
2 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) CCNP
1 27 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (42.11%) CCIE
3 14 (24.56%) CCNA
4 10 (17.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (3.51%) CCDP
6 2 (3.51%) CISSP
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) CCIP
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.26%) XenApp
2 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) vCloud
3 1 (1.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 9 (15.79%) NetCrunch
2 4 (7.02%) Puppet
3 3 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) Cisco
2 36 (63.16%) VMware
3 22 (38.60%) Juniper
4 17 (29.82%) F5
4 17 (29.82%) CheckPoint
5 10 (17.54%) EMC
6 9 (15.79%) Splunk
7 8 (14.04%) Citrix
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Fortinet
9 5 (8.77%) HP
10 3 (5.26%) Symantec
10 3 (5.26%) McAfee
10 3 (5.26%) SonicWALL
11 2 (3.51%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.75%) NetApp
12 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.75%) Sophos
12 1 (1.75%) Progress
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 25 days ago
Hastings, Sussex
TheSmartList
Posted: 25 days ago