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 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 49 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 52 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.38% 1.14% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.91% 11.19% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
158 134 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.31% 10.16% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 81
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 34 (39.08%) Cisco
3 33 (37.93%) WAN
4 30 (34.48%) ITIL
5 29 (33.33%) LAN
6 28 (32.18%) VPN
6 28 (32.18%) VMware
7 27 (31.03%) DHCP
8 26 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 24 (27.59%) Network Security
9 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 24 (27.59%) DNS
10 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (25.29%) CheckPoint
11 22 (25.29%) Finance
12 20 (22.99%) SAN
12 20 (22.99%) CCNA
12 20 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
13 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
13 18 (20.69%) MS Excel
14 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
14 16 (18.39%) Fortinet
14 16 (18.39%) F5
15 15 (17.24%) SIEM
15 15 (17.24%) McAfee
15 15 (17.24%) SSL
16 14 (16.09%) MPLS
16 14 (16.09%) Wireless
16 14 (16.09%) Network Monitoring
17 13 (14.94%) HSRP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (9.20%) SharePoint
4 8 (9.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (4.60%) JBoss
5 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.45%) OpenShift
3 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.93%) WAN
2 29 (33.33%) LAN
3 28 (32.18%) VPN
4 27 (31.03%) DHCP
5 24 (27.59%) DNS
5 24 (27.59%) Network Security
6 20 (22.99%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (22.99%) SAN
7 15 (17.24%) SSL
8 14 (16.09%) MPLS
8 14 (16.09%) Wireless
9 13 (14.94%) EIGRP
9 13 (14.94%) HSRP
10 12 (13.79%) TACACS
11 11 (12.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 10 (11.49%) IP Telephony
12 10 (11.49%) TCP/IP
12 10 (11.49%) WLAN
13 9 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (9.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) Big Data
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Maven
1 3 (3.45%) Gradle
1 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Law
3 8 (9.20%) Back Office
4 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.30%) Local Government
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Analyst
2 20 (22.99%) Security Analyst
3 16 (18.39%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (12.64%) Security Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.20%) Network Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Network Security Analyst
6 8 (9.20%) Security Operations Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Network Support
7 6 (6.90%) Architect
8 5 (5.75%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Consultant
8 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.60%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.60%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) X-Windows
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
3 4 (4.60%) JSP
3 4 (4.60%) SOAP
3 4 (4.60%) Struts
3 4 (4.60%) Web Services
3 4 (4.60%) HTML
3 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.60%) JSF
3 4 (4.60%) jQuery
3 4 (4.60%) JBoss Seam
3 4 (4.60%) Java EE 5
3 4 (4.60%) RichFaces
3 4 (4.60%) REST
3 4 (4.60%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.15%) CESG
6 1 (1.15%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.38%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (11.49%) UNIX
5 9 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.45%) CentOS
6 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) ITIL
2 15 (17.24%) SIEM
3 14 (16.09%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.49%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (11.49%) Load Balancing
5 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
5 9 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.20%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (9.20%) Change Control
7 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.75%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.60%) Open Source
10 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.45%) Change Management
11 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) Java
3 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.60%) C
4 4 (4.60%) C#
4 4 (4.60%) VB
4 4 (4.60%) VBA
5 3 (3.45%) Python
5 3 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (26.44%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (22.99%) CCNA
3 13 (14.94%) CCNP
4 9 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.75%) Degree
6 2 (2.30%) MCITP
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CISM
7 1 (1.15%) CCA
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
7 1 (1.15%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) MCSE
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (29.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.69%) Active Directory
3 13 (14.94%) vSphere
4 11 (12.64%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.49%) XenApp
6 6 (6.90%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (12.64%) SCCM
2 11 (12.64%) SCOM
3 9 (10.34%) SCVMM
3 9 (10.34%) Puppet
4 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.45%) Ansible
5 3 (3.45%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.15%) WSUS
6 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) Cisco
2 28 (32.18%) VMware
3 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 22 (25.29%) CheckPoint
5 16 (18.39%) Fortinet
5 16 (18.39%) F5
6 15 (17.24%) McAfee
7 13 (14.94%) Riverbed
7 13 (14.94%) SolarWinds
7 13 (14.94%) Citrix
8 11 (12.64%) Oracle
8 11 (12.64%) HP
9 10 (11.49%) Mitel
10 6 (6.90%) Veritas
11 4 (4.60%) Sybase
11 4 (4.60%) Cognos
12 3 (3.45%) Google
13 1 (1.15%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.15%) Juniper
13 1 (1.15%) EMC
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 22 days ago