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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 81 50 74
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.78% 4.26% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.84% 25.37% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 17
Average salary £44,000 £34,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
244 134 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.09% 16.79% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 218 124 146
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -31 11 £35,500 +9.23% 5
Lewes -7 6 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Firewall
South East

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) CCNP
4 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
5 13 (36.11%) SAN
5 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
5 13 (36.11%) VPN
6 12 (33.33%) Juniper
6 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (30.56%) CCIE
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) Linux
8 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (25.00%) MPLS
10 8 (22.22%) CCNA
10 8 (22.22%) LAN
10 8 (22.22%) VoIP
10 8 (22.22%) WAN
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
11 7 (19.44%) F5
12 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (13.89%) VLAN
12 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
12 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.89%) Time Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) SAN
1 13 (36.11%) VPN
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (25.00%) MPLS
4 8 (22.22%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) VoIP
4 8 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (13.89%) VLAN
5 5 (13.89%) NetScreen
6 4 (11.11%) HTTP
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.33%) SMTP
8 2 (5.56%) DHCP
8 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.56%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) IPv4
8 2 (5.56%) IPv6
8 2 (5.56%) OSPF
8 2 (5.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Support Technician
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Technician
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
6 4 (11.11%) Head of IT
6 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support
6 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) COM+
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 4 (11.11%) Debian
6 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.56%) CentOS
8 1 (2.78%) OpenBSD
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 5 (13.89%) Time Management
2 5 (13.89%) Software Licensing
3 4 (11.11%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Web Development
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media Monitoring
5 1 (2.78%) Line Management
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) CCNP
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (30.56%) CCIE
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.56%) MCSA
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCIP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) vCloud
4 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
1 4 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (11.11%) NetCrunch
2 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) Juniper
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) CheckPoint
4 7 (19.44%) F5
5 5 (13.89%) Fortinet
5 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 4 (11.11%) Splunk
7 3 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.78%) Sophos
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) Progress
East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + e
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago