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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.68% 1.69% 5.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 88.89% 7.14% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £38,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
18 28 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.38% 23.73% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 28
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gatwick

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Apache
3 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
3 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
3 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
3 10 (47.62%) Apache Solr
3 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 10 (47.62%) hybris
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) CCNP
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
9 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) VoIP
9 4 (19.05%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) OSPF
9 4 (19.05%) BGP
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (47.62%) Apache
1 10 (47.62%) Tomcat
1 10 (47.62%) Apache Solr
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (19.05%) VoIP
5 4 (19.05%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) OSPF
5 4 (19.05%) BGP
5 4 (19.05%) Wireless
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (19.05%) HSRP
6 3 (14.29%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (14.29%) VLAN
6 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (14.29%) MPLS
6 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) High Availability
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) CCNP
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) vSphere
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) hybris
2 10 (47.62%) Red Hat
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
5 2 (9.52%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee
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