The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 87 34 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.35% 3.66% 7.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.94% 21.52% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 74 31 63
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £24,650 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
249 158 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.03% 17.03% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 200 134 212
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 34 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Gloucester +17 21 £46,250 +21.71%
Tewkesbury - 5 £29,000 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 92 (83.64%) Windows
2 81 (73.64%) Linux
3 52 (47.27%) VMware
4 46 (41.82%) TCP/IP
4 46 (41.82%) Cisco
5 44 (40.00%) SQL
6 37 (33.64%) Python
7 36 (32.73%) Microsoft
7 36 (32.73%) Cyber Security
8 35 (31.82%) VPN
9 34 (30.91%) DNS
10 33 (30.00%) Perl
10 33 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (29.09%) MS Exchange
11 32 (29.09%) Juniper
12 27 (24.55%) SMTP
12 27 (24.55%) HTTP
12 27 (24.55%) CheckPoint
13 26 (23.64%) Active Directory
13 26 (23.64%) Aerospace
14 25 (22.73%) MySQL
15 24 (21.82%) Degree
16 23 (20.91%) Oracle
16 23 (20.91%) LDAP
16 23 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
16 23 (20.91%) Internet
16 23 (20.91%) Finance
17 22 (20.00%) Solaris
18 19 (17.27%) CCNA
18 19 (17.27%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 32 (29.09%) MS Exchange
2 11 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (8.18%) IIS
4 7 (6.36%) Apache
5 5 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.91%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (41.82%) TCP/IP
2 35 (31.82%) VPN
3 34 (30.91%) DNS
4 27 (24.55%) SMTP
4 27 (24.55%) HTTP
5 23 (20.91%) LDAP
5 23 (20.91%) Internet
6 17 (15.45%) DHCP
6 17 (15.45%) FTP
7 16 (14.55%) SSL
7 16 (14.55%) Telnet
7 16 (14.55%) Network Security
8 15 (13.64%) MPLS
9 13 (11.82%) Intrusion Detection
10 12 (10.91%) SAN
10 12 (10.91%) LAN
11 8 (7.27%) Ethernet
11 8 (7.27%) WAN
11 8 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (6.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.73%) MySQL
2 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (4.55%) ClearQuest
1 5 (4.55%) MSI
1 5 (4.55%) InstallShield
1 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (23.64%) Aerospace
2 23 (20.91%) Finance
3 5 (4.55%) Electronics
4 4 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (20.91%) Analyst
1 23 (20.91%) Network Engineer
2 18 (16.36%) Consultant
2 18 (16.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 16 (14.55%) Lead Network Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Support Engineer
5 12 (10.91%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (8.18%) Principal Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 8 (7.27%) Software Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Server Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Security Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.64%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (0.91%) JSP
2 1 (0.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Open Source
2 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.55%) CMDB
3 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.64%) EPoS
5 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.91%) Clustering
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
7 1 (0.91%) PDA
7 1 (0.91%) Statistics
7 1 (0.91%) RMADS
7 1 (0.91%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 92 (83.64%) Windows
2 81 (73.64%) Linux
3 22 (20.00%) Solaris
4 14 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (10.91%) UNIX
6 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.27%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.64%) AIX
9 3 (2.73%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.73%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) Cyber Security
2 19 (17.27%) Information Security
3 15 (13.64%) ITIL
4 13 (11.82%) Change Management
5 12 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (10.91%) Network Architecture
6 9 (8.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Software Deployment
7 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.36%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.36%) TDD
8 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.45%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.55%) Project Management
10 3 (2.73%) Service Management
10 3 (2.73%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (40.00%) SQL
2 37 (33.64%) Python
3 33 (30.00%) Perl
4 19 (17.27%) PowerShell
5 12 (10.91%) PHP
6 8 (7.27%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.36%) Bourne shell
8 5 (4.55%) Java
9 2 (1.82%) VBScript
9 2 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (21.82%) Degree
2 23 (20.91%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (17.27%) CCNA
3 19 (17.27%) Security Cleared
4 13 (11.82%) SC Cleared
5 8 (7.27%) CCNP
6 7 (6.36%) DV Cleared
7 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (3.64%) MCSE
9 3 (2.73%) MCP
10 2 (1.82%) CISSP
10 2 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.91%) GIAC
11 1 (0.91%) GCIH
11 1 (0.91%) MCTS
11 1 (0.91%) MCITP
11 1 (0.91%) MCSA
11 1 (0.91%) CCIE
11 1 (0.91%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) SLA
1 8 (7.27%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (23.64%) Active Directory
3 15 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.36%) qmail
5 4 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.73%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.82%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.82%) XenApp
7 2 (1.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.91%) vSphere
8 1 (0.91%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Nagios
1 7 (6.36%) Zenoss
1 7 (6.36%) yum
1 7 (6.36%) Puppet
1 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.73%) OpenView
4 3 (2.73%) Unicenter
5 2 (1.82%) SCCM
5 2 (1.82%) SCOM
5 2 (1.82%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.91%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.91%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (47.27%) VMware
2 46 (41.82%) Cisco
3 36 (32.73%) Microsoft
4 32 (29.09%) Juniper
5 27 (24.55%) CheckPoint
6 23 (20.91%) Oracle
7 11 (10.00%) Citrix
8 7 (6.36%) Symantec
9 5 (4.55%) Nokia
10 4 (3.64%) HP
11 3 (2.73%) IBM
11 3 (2.73%) BMC
11 3 (2.73%) NetApp
11 3 (2.73%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.73%) McAfee
11 3 (2.73%) F5
12 2 (1.82%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.82%) Veeam
12 2 (1.82%) Aruba
12 2 (1.82%) Websense
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