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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 4.65% 3.57% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 13.51% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
20 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 23.26% 26.43% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Epsom

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (75.00%) Office 365
2 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (58.33%) VPLS
3 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 5 (41.67%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) VBScript
8 2 (16.67%) MCSE
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Juniper
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) CCNA
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) VPLS
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VBScript
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) Cacti
3 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee