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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 7 9 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 17.72% 14.94% 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% 44.83% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 5
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
26 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 32.91% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 21
Average salary £31,250 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
4 11 (55.00%) MCSE
5 10 (50.00%) Office 365
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (40.00%) Citrix
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 8 (40.00%) Apple
7 8 (40.00%) MS Office
7 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) Terminal Services
10 4 (20.00%) Lync
10 4 (20.00%) XenApp
10 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (20.00%) Lync
4 4 (20.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) Broadband
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 4 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
2 4 (20.00%) IT Support
2 4 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Technician
2 4 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
1 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
2 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (55.00%) MCSE
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) CCA
4 4 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Apple
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Novell
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya