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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 59 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 38 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.00% 3.16% 4.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.20% 33.04% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 22
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
113 115 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.26% 9.57% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 89 92
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (50.85%) ITIL
1 30 (50.85%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) UNIX
3 20 (33.90%) Finance
3 20 (33.90%) Degree
4 19 (32.20%) VMware
4 19 (32.20%) Java
5 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
5 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
6 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (27.12%) Cisco
7 16 (27.12%) MS Exchange
7 16 (27.12%) Oracle
7 16 (27.12%) SAN
7 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (25.42%) DMZ
8 15 (25.42%) WebLogic
8 15 (25.42%) JSP
8 15 (25.42%) WAN
8 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
8 15 (25.42%) VPN
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (22.03%) DNS
10 13 (22.03%) LAN
10 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
11 12 (20.34%) VB
11 12 (20.34%) VBA
11 12 (20.34%) SOAP
11 12 (20.34%) Struts

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (27.12%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) WebLogic
3 12 (20.34%) JBoss
4 9 (15.25%) IIS
5 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (6.78%) Lync
7 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
8 3 (5.08%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
8 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
9 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) MFGPRO
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) SAN
2 15 (25.42%) DMZ
2 15 (25.42%) WAN
2 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
2 15 (25.42%) VPN
3 13 (22.03%) DNS
3 13 (22.03%) LAN
4 9 (15.25%) DHCP
4 9 (15.25%) VLAN
5 7 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (10.17%) Network Security
6 6 (10.17%) Wireless
7 5 (8.47%) MPLS
7 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.47%) IP Telephony
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (6.78%) NAS
8 4 (6.78%) BGP
9 3 (5.08%) SSL
10 2 (3.39%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Gradle
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 11 (18.64%) Law
3 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.47%) Legal
5 4 (6.78%) Advertising
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 16 (27.12%) Support Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Security Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Information Specialist
5 4 (6.78%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Operations Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Web Support Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Web Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) JSP
2 12 (20.34%) SOAP
2 12 (20.34%) Struts
2 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
2 12 (20.34%) RichFaces
2 12 (20.34%) REST
2 12 (20.34%) JAX-RS
2 12 (20.34%) jQuery
2 12 (20.34%) JBoss Seam
2 12 (20.34%) Java EE 5
2 12 (20.34%) JSF
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.39%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) DataPower
5 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.39%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) CMDB
6 1 (1.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.85%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) UNIX
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (13.56%) Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Phone
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) ITIL
2 16 (27.12%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.86%) SIEM
4 6 (10.17%) ISMS
4 6 (10.17%) Information Security
4 6 (10.17%) Security Management
4 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.47%) ERP
5 5 (8.47%) CRM
6 4 (6.78%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (6.78%) Information Security Management
7 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.08%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.08%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.39%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (20.34%) VB
3 12 (20.34%) VBA
4 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.39%) SQL
6 1 (1.69%) VBScript
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) Python
6 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Degree
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.47%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) MCSA
5 4 (6.78%) CEH
5 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 4 (6.78%) CISSP
6 3 (5.08%) CCNP
7 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.39%) MCITP
8 1 (1.69%) CISM
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (20.34%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) vSphere
5 4 (6.78%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.08%) XenApp
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.69%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) VMware
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 16 (27.12%) Cisco
3 16 (27.12%) Oracle
4 12 (20.34%) Sybase
4 12 (20.34%) Cognos
5 7 (11.86%) Citrix
6 4 (6.78%) Fortinet
6 4 (6.78%) HP
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) F5
8 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) McAfee
8 2 (3.39%) Sophos
8 2 (3.39%) Symantec
8 2 (3.39%) Veritas
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.69%) Sage
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago