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 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 21 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.30% 11.37% 13.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.90% 44.44% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 23
Average salary £27,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
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
59 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 27.44% 25.59% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 49
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 5 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 20 (55.56%) Cisco
4 19 (52.78%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) ITIL
6 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (47.22%) Juniper
7 16 (44.44%) CCNA
7 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (41.67%) MPLS
9 14 (38.89%) DNS
10 13 (36.11%) VPN
10 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
10 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
11 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
12 9 (25.00%) Solaris
12 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 8 (22.22%) LDAP
13 8 (22.22%) UNIX
13 8 (22.22%) SMTP
13 8 (22.22%) HTTP
14 7 (19.44%) Kerberos
14 7 (19.44%) SNMP
14 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
14 7 (19.44%) Perl
14 7 (19.44%) MySQL
14 7 (19.44%) Apache
14 7 (19.44%) Python
14 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Apache
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) MPLS
2 14 (38.89%) DNS
3 13 (36.11%) VPN
4 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (22.22%) LDAP
5 8 (22.22%) SMTP
5 8 (22.22%) HTTP
6 7 (19.44%) Kerberos
6 7 (19.44%) SNMP
6 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
7 5 (13.89%) SAN
8 4 (11.11%) LAN
8 4 (11.11%) WAN
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (8.33%) Network Security
9 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
10 2 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
10 2 (5.56%) NAS
10 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
1 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.78%) Perl Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) JSP
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Open Source
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) RMADS
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) Solaris
4 8 (22.22%) UNIX
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (36.11%) Incident Management
3 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
3 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) Software Deployment
4 6 (16.67%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 4 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.56%) Information Assurance
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) People Management
7 1 (2.78%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Perl
1 7 (19.44%) Python
1 7 (19.44%) Bourne shell
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.56%) CISSP
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
7 1 (2.78%) VCP4
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) JSP 440
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
4 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Nagios
1 7 (19.44%) Zenoss
1 7 (19.44%) yum
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) OpenView
2 2 (5.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 17 (47.22%) Juniper
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.33%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) BMC
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.78%) Tripwire
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