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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 6 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 0.86% 12.62% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 76.47% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.25%
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
28 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 24.14% 16.50% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 18
Average salary £60,000 £27,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DDNS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DDNS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) DSL
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds