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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 62 94 60
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -34
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 36 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.11% 1.33% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.86% 14.29% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 17
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £27,200 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
113 126 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.77% 9.29% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 76 102 80
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,400 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (45.16%) ITIL
2 27 (43.55%) Finance
3 21 (33.87%) Windows
4 19 (30.65%) UNIX
5 18 (29.03%) Cisco
6 17 (27.42%) Java
7 16 (25.81%) DNS
8 15 (24.19%) WAN
9 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (22.58%) Oracle
9 14 (22.58%) SAN
9 14 (22.58%) VMware
9 14 (22.58%) Degree
9 14 (22.58%) SIEM
10 13 (20.97%) DMZ
10 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
10 13 (20.97%) WebLogic
10 13 (20.97%) JSP
10 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
10 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.35%) LAN
11 12 (19.35%) SOAP
11 12 (19.35%) Struts
11 12 (19.35%) Sybase
11 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 12 (19.35%) VB
11 12 (19.35%) VBA
11 12 (19.35%) Cognos
11 12 (19.35%) JBoss
11 12 (19.35%) Hibernate

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (20.97%) WebLogic
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss
3 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) WAN
3 14 (22.58%) SAN
4 13 (20.97%) DMZ
5 12 (19.35%) LAN
6 11 (17.74%) DHCP
6 11 (17.74%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
7 10 (16.13%) VPN
7 10 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (12.90%) MPLS
9 7 (11.29%) OSPF
10 6 (9.68%) BGP
11 5 (8.06%) NAS
11 5 (8.06%) VLAN
12 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
13 3 (4.84%) HTTP
13 3 (4.84%) SNMP
13 3 (4.84%) SMTP
13 3 (4.84%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Maven
1 3 (4.84%) Gradle
1 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Law
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 14 (22.58%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Security Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Network Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Monitoring Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) JSP
2 12 (19.35%) SOAP
2 12 (19.35%) Struts
2 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
2 12 (19.35%) JSF
2 12 (19.35%) jQuery
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss Seam
2 12 (19.35%) Java EE 5
2 12 (19.35%) RichFaces
2 12 (19.35%) REST
2 12 (19.35%) JAX-RS
3 3 (4.84%) X-Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
5 1 (1.61%) XML
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) CESG
4 1 (1.61%) Statistics
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) CMDB
4 1 (1.61%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) UNIX
3 10 (16.13%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
8 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) ITIL
2 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (22.58%) SIEM
3 8 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.45%) Change Management
6 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.84%) DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.84%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.84%) TDD
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.35%) VB
2 12 (19.35%) VBA
3 3 (4.84%) Python
3 3 (4.84%) Ruby
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.68%) CCNP
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.23%) MCSE
6 2 (3.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) CISSP
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CISM
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) vSphere
4 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) LXC
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) SCOM
3 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.84%) Ansible
3 3 (4.84%) Capistrano
4 2 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Cisco
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
2 14 (22.58%) VMware
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.35%) Sybase
4 12 (19.35%) Cognos
5 6 (9.68%) Citrix
5 6 (9.68%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.06%) HP
7 4 (6.45%) F5
8 3 (4.84%) Google
8 3 (4.84%) Veritas
8 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.84%) McAfee
9 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.61%) Mitel
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.61%) Avaya
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
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