The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.02% 9.96% 12.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.93% 38.10% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 28
Average salary £25,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 63 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.32% 26.14% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 58 61
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucester region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Gloucester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 24 (80.00%) Windows
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) VMware
3 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (43.33%) Juniper
5 13 (43.33%) CCNA
5 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (40.00%) MPLS
6 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (36.67%) VPN
7 11 (36.67%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
9 9 (30.00%) Solaris
10 8 (26.67%) LDAP
10 8 (26.67%) UNIX
10 8 (26.67%) SMTP
10 8 (26.67%) HTTP
10 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
11 7 (23.33%) Nagios
11 7 (23.33%) Kerberos
11 7 (23.33%) SNMP
11 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
11 7 (23.33%) Perl
11 7 (23.33%) MySQL
11 7 (23.33%) Apache
11 7 (23.33%) Python
11 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) MPLS
1 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (36.67%) VPN
2 11 (36.67%) DNS
3 8 (26.67%) LDAP
3 8 (26.67%) SMTP
3 8 (26.67%) HTTP
4 7 (23.33%) Kerberos
4 7 (23.33%) SNMP
4 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
5 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security
7 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (6.67%) LAN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Perl Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support
8 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
1 24 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Solaris
3 8 (26.67%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Software Deployment
4 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.33%) People Management
8 1 (3.33%) SABSA
8 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Perl
1 7 (23.33%) Python
1 7 (23.33%) Bourne shell
2 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (43.33%) CCNA
3 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CISSP
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (23.33%) qmail
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nagios
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) yum
1 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) Juniper
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
5 2 (6.67%) BMC
5 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) NetIQ
6 1 (3.33%) Tripwire
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