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 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 22 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 4.96% 2.33% 4.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 18.18% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
29 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 23.97% 12.79% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £39,550 £55,000
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 16 September 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 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) MOS
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) FWSM
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) FWSM
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MOS
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco