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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 38 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.56% 3.51% 11.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 31.58% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 18
Average salary £29,750 £47,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.69% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £42,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +3.94%
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
50 19 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 16.29% 11.11% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 61
Average salary £34,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Cisco
2 23 (63.89%) VMware
3 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (55.56%) Juniper
5 19 (52.78%) DNS
6 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 18 (50.00%) ITIL
6 18 (50.00%) MPLS
6 18 (50.00%) Incident Management
7 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (44.44%) CCNA
7 16 (44.44%) VPN
8 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 10 (27.78%) SMTP
10 9 (25.00%) SNMP
10 9 (25.00%) Apache
10 9 (25.00%) MySQL
10 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (22.22%) LDAP
11 8 (22.22%) HTTP
11 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (19.44%) Zenoss
12 7 (19.44%) qmail
12 7 (19.44%) Open Source
12 7 (19.44%) Bourne shell
12 7 (19.44%) yum
12 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.00%) Apache
3 6 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) DNS
2 18 (50.00%) MPLS
3 16 (44.44%) VPN
4 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 10 (27.78%) SMTP
6 9 (25.00%) SNMP
7 8 (22.22%) LDAP
7 8 (22.22%) HTTP
8 7 (19.44%) Kerberos
8 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.33%) LAN
9 3 (8.33%) WAN
10 2 (5.56%) SAN
10 2 (5.56%) Internet
10 2 (5.56%) VLAN
10 2 (5.56%) Network Security
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.78%) Telnet
11 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Perl Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Open Source
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) RMADS
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Solaris
2 7 (19.44%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) CentOS
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
1 18 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (19.44%) Software Deployment
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) TDD
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) Perl
1 7 (19.44%) Python
1 7 (19.44%) Bourne shell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) CCNA
1 16 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) CCNP
5 2 (5.56%) CISSP
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) JSP 440
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) qmail
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
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
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Cisco
1 23 (63.89%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Juniper
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Dell
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
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