The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 78 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.47% 2.44% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.70% 23.45% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £37,700 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £49,550 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 145 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.40% 10.42% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 88 82 81
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,871 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Glasgow

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 34 (40.48%) Cisco
1 34 (40.48%) Network Security
2 32 (38.10%) WAN
3 28 (33.33%) Windows
4 27 (32.14%) LAN
4 27 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (29.76%) VPN
6 23 (27.38%) CheckPoint
6 23 (27.38%) ITIL
7 22 (26.19%) DHCP
8 21 (25.00%) VMware
8 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 20 (23.81%) CCNA
9 20 (23.81%) SQL
10 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 18 (21.43%) Wireless
11 17 (20.24%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (17.86%) DNS
13 14 (16.67%) SSL
13 14 (16.67%) CCNP
14 13 (15.48%) MPLS
14 13 (15.48%) F5
15 12 (14.29%) SCCM
15 12 (14.29%) SolarWinds
15 12 (14.29%) Fortinet
15 12 (14.29%) Internet
15 12 (14.29%) SAN
15 12 (14.29%) HP
15 12 (14.29%) Oracle

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.48%) Network Security
2 32 (38.10%) WAN
3 27 (32.14%) LAN
4 25 (29.76%) VPN
5 22 (26.19%) DHCP
6 18 (21.43%) Wireless
7 17 (20.24%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (17.86%) DNS
9 14 (16.67%) SSL
10 13 (15.48%) MPLS
11 12 (14.29%) SAN
11 12 (14.29%) Internet
12 11 (13.10%) EIGRP
12 11 (13.10%) HSRP
13 10 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 10 (11.90%) TACACS
13 10 (11.90%) IP Telephony
14 8 (9.52%) WLAN
15 7 (8.33%) IPsec
15 7 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Maven
1 1 (1.19%) Gradle
1 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (11.90%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Back Office
3 4 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.38%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Local Government
6 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Network Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 14 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 11 (13.10%) Developer
5 10 (11.90%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (10.71%) Security Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Consultant
7 8 (9.52%) Network Analyst
7 8 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Process Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Security Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
9 6 (7.14%) Network Support
9 6 (7.14%) Market Data Specialist
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) HTML
1 9 (10.71%) .NET
2 6 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) X-Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.38%) Physics
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (11.90%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.33%) UNIX
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (1.19%) CentOS
7 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Load Balancing
2 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
3 10 (11.90%) Change Control
3 10 (11.90%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.33%) SIEM
7 6 (7.14%) Workflow
7 6 (7.14%) Information Security
8 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.95%) Low Latency
9 4 (4.76%) Open Source
9 4 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.57%) ITSM
10 3 (3.57%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) SQL
2 11 (13.10%) C#
3 9 (10.71%) C
3 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.95%) Java
6 2 (2.38%) C++
6 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) Ruby
7 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (23.81%) CCNA
3 14 (16.67%) CCNP
4 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (8.33%) Degree
6 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) HND
8 1 (1.19%) CCA
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.19%) MCITP
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
3 9 (10.71%) XenApp
3 9 (10.71%) vSphere
3 9 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (14.29%) SCCM
2 11 (13.10%) SCOM
2 11 (13.10%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 4 (4.76%) Puppet
5 3 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.19%) Ansible
6 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.19%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Cisco
2 23 (27.38%) CheckPoint
3 21 (25.00%) VMware
4 20 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 13 (15.48%) F5
6 12 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 12 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 12 (14.29%) HP
6 12 (14.29%) Oracle
6 12 (14.29%) McAfee
7 11 (13.10%) Riverbed
8 10 (11.90%) Mitel
9 9 (10.71%) Citrix
10 5 (5.95%) Cognos
10 5 (5.95%) Pega
11 4 (4.76%) Qualys
11 4 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (3.57%) Veritas
12 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.38%) Reuters
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