The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 15 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.90% 3.03% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 11.54% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +2.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
Firewall
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.87% 26.26% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 20
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +44.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

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

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) MySQL
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 10 (41.67%) Apache
4 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 10 (41.67%) UNIX
4 10 (41.67%) BIG-IP
4 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
4 10 (41.67%) Apache Solr
4 10 (41.67%) vSphere
4 10 (41.67%) hybris
5 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (25.00%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) DNS
8 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
8 5 (20.83%) CCNP
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (41.67%) Apache
1 10 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 10 (41.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) BIG-IP
2 7 (29.17%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) Wireless
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (16.67%) HSRP
4 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.67%) OSPF
4 4 (16.67%) BGP
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 3 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 3 (12.50%) PPP
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) UNIX Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) UNIX
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Data Management
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.83%) CCNP
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) vSphere
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (4.17%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (41.67%) hybris
4 4 (16.67%) NetApp
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
Gatwick, West Sussex
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago