The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gatwick region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 21 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.60% 3.64% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.39% 15.38% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £35,250 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.72% 23.64% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 11
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Sussex

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Gatwick

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) VCAP
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Sophos
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SNMP
2 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) VCAP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) LANDesk
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) hybris
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
5 1 (14.29%) Mitel