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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 59 95 66
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -29
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 44 14 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.52% 0.99% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.50% 9.66% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 15
Average salary £49,250 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
160 145 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.81% 10.24% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 108 116 92
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 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 33 (42.86%) ITIL
2 32 (41.56%) Windows
2 32 (41.56%) Cisco
3 29 (37.66%) WAN
4 25 (32.47%) Finance
4 25 (32.47%) VMware
4 25 (32.47%) LAN
5 24 (31.17%) VPN
6 23 (29.87%) DHCP
7 22 (28.57%) DNS
7 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (25.97%) SAN
9 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (24.68%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
11 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
12 15 (19.48%) CCNA
12 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
12 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
13 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
13 14 (18.18%) SIEM
13 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (16.88%) F5
14 13 (16.88%) Fortinet
14 13 (16.88%) UNIX
14 13 (16.88%) MPLS
15 12 (15.58%) McAfee
15 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (15.58%) Law

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
4 8 (10.39%) JBoss
4 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.90%) IIS
7 1 (1.30%) Lync
7 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.90%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (37.66%) WAN
2 25 (32.47%) LAN
3 24 (31.17%) VPN
4 23 (29.87%) DHCP
5 22 (28.57%) DNS
6 20 (25.97%) SAN
7 19 (24.68%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (16.88%) MPLS
9 12 (15.58%) Network Security
10 11 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 11 (14.29%) SSL
10 11 (14.29%) Wireless
11 10 (12.99%) EIGRP
11 10 (12.99%) Intrusion Detection
11 10 (12.99%) HSRP
12 9 (11.69%) TACACS
13 8 (10.39%) DMZ
13 8 (10.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (9.09%) IP Telephony
14 7 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Gradle
1 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.90%) Maven
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Law
3 6 (7.79%) Back Office
4 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.60%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.30%) Local Government
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Analyst
2 16 (20.78%) Security Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Security Operations Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Architect
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support
7 6 (7.79%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Network Security Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.49%) Network Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Operations Team Leader
10 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
1 8 (10.39%) JSP
1 8 (10.39%) SOAP
1 8 (10.39%) Struts
1 8 (10.39%) JBoss Seam
1 8 (10.39%) jQuery
1 8 (10.39%) Java EE 5
1 8 (10.39%) JSF
1 8 (10.39%) JAX-RS
1 8 (10.39%) REST
1 8 (10.39%) RichFaces
2 5 (6.49%) X-Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) XML
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) N-Tier
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
3 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Statistics
4 1 (1.30%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 32 (41.56%) Windows
2 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (16.88%) UNIX
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.29%) Linux
6 8 (10.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.90%) CentOS
7 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (18.18%) SIEM
3 10 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.99%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.39%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (10.39%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (7.79%) Change Control
7 5 (6.49%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.90%) Security Architecture
8 3 (3.90%) DevOps
8 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.90%) CRM
8 3 (3.90%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.39%) VB
2 8 (10.39%) VBA
3 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.49%) SQL
5 3 (3.90%) Ruby
5 3 (3.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (19.48%) CCNA
3 12 (15.58%) CCNP
4 10 (12.99%) Degree
5 6 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.60%) MCSE
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.60%) MCITP
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) HND
7 1 (1.30%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.58%) vSphere
4 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
5 7 (9.09%) XenApp
6 5 (6.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.90%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) CiscoWorks
2 9 (11.69%) SCCM
2 9 (11.69%) SCOM
3 8 (10.39%) Puppet
4 7 (9.09%) SCVMM
5 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.90%) Capistrano
6 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.90%) Ansible
7 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Cisco
2 25 (32.47%) VMware
3 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.08%) CheckPoint
5 13 (16.88%) F5
5 13 (16.88%) Fortinet
6 12 (15.58%) McAfee
7 11 (14.29%) Citrix
8 10 (12.99%) Oracle
8 10 (12.99%) HP
8 10 (12.99%) Riverbed
8 10 (12.99%) SolarWinds
9 8 (10.39%) Sybase
9 8 (10.39%) Cognos
10 7 (9.09%) Mitel
11 5 (6.49%) Veritas
12 3 (3.90%) Google
13 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.30%) Juniper
13 1 (1.30%) EMC
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