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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 81 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 35 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.47% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.97% 8.11% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,000 £28,275
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £30,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
146 111 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.29% 9.63% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 89 78 72
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (56.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) ITIL
3 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (34.00%) Information Security
5 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 14 (28.00%) VPN
7 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (26.00%) UNIX
7 13 (26.00%) Finance
7 13 (26.00%) VMware
8 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (24.00%) Network Security
9 11 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
9 11 (22.00%) Wireless
9 11 (22.00%) Security Management
10 10 (20.00%) Law
10 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 10 (20.00%) WAN
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco
11 9 (18.00%) CISSP
11 9 (18.00%) Legal
11 9 (18.00%) Information Security Management
11 9 (18.00%) CEH
11 9 (18.00%) ISMS
12 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
12 8 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
4 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Lync
5 2 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Apache
6 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MFGPRO
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (28.00%) VPN
3 12 (24.00%) Network Security
4 11 (22.00%) Wireless
5 10 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (14.00%) SAN
6 7 (14.00%) DNS
7 6 (12.00%) LAN
8 5 (10.00%) DMZ
8 5 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.00%) 4G
9 4 (8.00%) Internet
9 4 (8.00%) TETRA
10 3 (6.00%) LDAP
10 3 (6.00%) VLAN
11 2 (4.00%) IP Telephony
11 2 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (4.00%) SSL
12 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) QlikView
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Law
3 9 (18.00%) Legal
4 4 (8.00%) Publishing
5 3 (6.00%) Banking
6 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 17 (34.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 8 (16.00%) Information Specialist
3 8 (16.00%) Security Specialist
4 6 (12.00%) Support Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Operations Manager
6 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) IT Security Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) JSP
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) REST
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.00%) Struts
3 3 (6.00%) RichFaces
3 3 (6.00%) JAX-RS
3 3 (6.00%) jQuery
3 3 (6.00%) JBoss Seam
3 3 (6.00%) Java EE 5
3 3 (6.00%) JSF
4 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) XML
5 1 (2.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) DataPower
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (56.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) UNIX
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) Linux
5 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Phone
7 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 17 (34.00%) Information Security
3 11 (22.00%) Security Management
4 9 (18.00%) Information Security Management
4 9 (18.00%) ISMS
5 8 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.00%) Resource Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) BCP
7 4 (8.00%) Project Management
7 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.00%) ITSM
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 3 (6.00%) SIEM
8 3 (6.00%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.00%) Web Development
9 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) Perl
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) VB
4 4 (8.00%) C#
5 3 (6.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) CISSP
1 9 (18.00%) CEH
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
3 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 2 (4.00%) CCNP
6 1 (2.00%) SSCP
6 1 (2.00%) CCA
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
4 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
1 3 (6.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) VMware
2 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle
5 4 (8.00%) Motorola
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) Cognos
6 3 (6.00%) JBoss
6 3 (6.00%) Sybase
6 3 (6.00%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.00%) LogLogic
7 2 (4.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Websense
8 1 (2.00%) Sage
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
8 1 (2.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Claremont Consulting Limited
Posted: 18 days ago