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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 60 85 55
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 37 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.35% 1.69% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.74% 19.13% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 17
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,300 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
113 115 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.24% 8.85% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 73 94 79
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 5 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 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 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) ITIL
3 24 (38.71%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) UNIX
5 18 (29.03%) Java
6 16 (25.81%) WAN
6 16 (25.81%) DNS
6 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (25.81%) Cisco
6 16 (25.81%) VMware
6 16 (25.81%) Degree
7 15 (24.19%) SAN
8 14 (22.58%) DMZ
8 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
8 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.58%) Oracle
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
8 14 (22.58%) JSP
8 14 (22.58%) SIEM
9 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
9 13 (20.97%) LAN
10 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
10 12 (19.35%) VPN
10 12 (19.35%) SOAP
10 12 (19.35%) Struts
10 12 (19.35%) Sybase
10 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.35%) VB
10 12 (19.35%) VBA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 14 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 3 (4.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (4.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) WAN
1 16 (25.81%) DNS
2 15 (24.19%) SAN
3 14 (22.58%) DMZ
4 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
4 13 (20.97%) LAN
5 12 (19.35%) VPN
5 12 (19.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (16.13%) DHCP
7 8 (12.90%) MPLS
7 8 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (11.29%) VLAN
9 6 (9.68%) BGP
10 5 (8.06%) NAS
10 5 (8.06%) OSPF
11 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
12 3 (4.84%) SHDSL
12 3 (4.84%) Network Security
12 3 (4.84%) HTTP
12 3 (4.84%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.84%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
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 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.45%) Advertising
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) Security Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Security Operations Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) JSP
2 12 (19.35%) SOAP
2 12 (19.35%) Struts
2 12 (19.35%) JAX-RS
2 12 (19.35%) RichFaces
2 12 (19.35%) REST
2 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
2 12 (19.35%) jQuery
2 12 (19.35%) JBoss Seam
2 12 (19.35%) Java EE 5
2 12 (19.35%) JSF
3 3 (4.84%) X-Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Web Services
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.84%) Open Source
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) DataPower
5 1 (1.61%) CESG
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) UNIX
3 11 (17.74%) Linux
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
9 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) ITIL
2 16 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (22.58%) SIEM
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.06%) CRM
6 5 (8.06%) ERP
7 4 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) TDD
8 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.84%) DevOps
8 3 (4.84%) Security Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.35%) VB
2 12 (19.35%) VBA
3 3 (4.84%) Ruby
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.06%) CCNP
3 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) VCP4
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) CISM
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) vSphere
4 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.84%) LXC
5 3 (4.84%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) SCOM
2 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) Ansible
2 3 (4.84%) Capistrano
3 2 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
4 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Cisco
1 16 (25.81%) VMware
2 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 12 (19.35%) Sybase
3 12 (19.35%) Cognos
4 7 (11.29%) Citrix
5 6 (9.68%) HP
5 6 (9.68%) Fortinet
6 4 (6.45%) F5
7 3 (4.84%) Google
7 3 (4.84%) McAfee
7 3 (4.84%) Veritas
8 2 (3.23%) IBM
8 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (3.23%) Sophos
8 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.61%) Mitel
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago