The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 64 43 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.32% 6.36% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.69% 21.31% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 291 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.57% 29.85% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 232 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -11 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Gloucester -8 7 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Tewkesbury - 2 £30,750 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (72.86%) Windows
2 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
2 33 (47.14%) Active Directory
3 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 25 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 25 (35.71%) Linux
4 25 (35.71%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (28.57%) VPN
7 19 (27.14%) SQL
7 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (25.71%) LAN
9 17 (24.29%) Apache
9 17 (24.29%) LDAP
9 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
10 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (21.43%) MySQL
11 15 (21.43%) C
11 15 (21.43%) Perl
11 15 (21.43%) Python
11 15 (21.43%) HTTP
11 15 (21.43%) Kerberos
11 15 (21.43%) SNMP
11 15 (21.43%) Nagios
11 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (21.43%) TDD
11 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
11 15 (21.43%) Open Source

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (47.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.29%) Apache
3 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.29%) IIS
6 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 20 (28.57%) VPN
3 18 (25.71%) LAN
4 17 (24.29%) LDAP
5 15 (21.43%) HTTP
5 15 (21.43%) Kerberos
5 15 (21.43%) SNMP
6 14 (20.00%) SMTP
6 14 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 14 (20.00%) Internet
7 12 (17.14%) Network Security
8 8 (11.43%) WAN
9 5 (7.14%) VoIP
9 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.14%) Wireless
10 4 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (4.29%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (4.29%) MPLS
12 2 (2.86%) OSPF
12 2 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (21.43%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) French Language
3 3 (4.29%) German Language
3 3 (4.29%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (12.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Consultant
5 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.00%) Perl Developer
5 7 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.71%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) IT Support
7 4 (5.71%) Cisco Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Network Security Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Security Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.29%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) JSP
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Open Source
2 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.14%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.71%) Firmware
5 3 (4.29%) iPad
5 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.86%) RMADS
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (72.86%) Windows
2 25 (35.71%) Linux
2 25 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.86%) UNIX
6 8 (11.43%) Solaris
7 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (21.43%) TDD
1 15 (21.43%) Unit Testing
2 14 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 9 (12.86%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (12.86%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 8 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (4.29%) Information Security
5 3 (4.29%) Network Management
5 3 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.29%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (4.29%) Time Management
6 2 (2.86%) Information Assurance
6 2 (2.86%) Supplier Management
6 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.86%) Change Management
7 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) SQL
2 15 (21.43%) C
2 15 (21.43%) Python
2 15 (21.43%) Perl
3 8 (11.43%) Bourne shell
4 7 (10.00%) C++
5 5 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 5 (7.14%) CISSP
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.71%) CCNP
4 3 (4.29%) HND
4 3 (4.29%) MCSE
4 3 (4.29%) MCTS
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CISM
5 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.86%) CCDP
6 1 (1.43%) MCP
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) CCIE
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 33 (47.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.43%) qmail
4 9 (12.86%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) Nagios
1 15 (21.43%) Zenoss
1 15 (21.43%) YUM
1 15 (21.43%) Puppet
1 15 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (12.86%) SCCM
3 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.43%) Cacti
4 1 (1.43%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.43%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (35.71%) VMware
3 11 (15.71%) Citrix
4 10 (14.29%) Apple
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) NetApp
6 2 (2.86%) AppSense
7 1 (1.43%) Trustwave
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