The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 7.07% 0.63% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 2.56% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £27,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
Firewall
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Communications & Networking Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 21.21% 24.38% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 10
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £58,950
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Firewall
Salary Trend in Epsom

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Epsom

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Epsom

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Epsom region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Epsom

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) Office 365
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 7 (38.89%) MCSE
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) VPLS
7 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) ProCurve
10 3 (16.67%) Cacti
10 3 (16.67%) Network Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) VPLS
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
General
1 2 (11.11%) Back Office
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) VBScript
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCSE
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 3 (16.67%) Cacti
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) ProCurve
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) Wyse
6 1 (5.56%) Meraki
6 1 (5.56%) Dell