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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 58 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 28 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.24% 2.83% 4.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.18% 12.80% 19.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 50
Average salary £36,250 £30,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.83% -24.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
146 164 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.88% 22.13% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 119 141 242
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £47,950
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +3 17 £38,500 +63.82% 3
Gloucester -2 5 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
6 18 (33.33%) LAN
6 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 18 (33.33%) VPN
6 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 17 (31.48%) Cisco
8 15 (27.78%) Internet
9 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (20.37%) WAN
11 10 (18.52%) Citrix
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (16.67%) Degree
12 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (16.67%) Finance
12 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (16.67%) Juniper
13 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
13 8 (14.81%) CCNA
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (14.81%) DNS
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.81%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.56%) Documentum
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.33%) LAN
1 18 (33.33%) VPN
2 15 (27.78%) Internet
3 11 (20.37%) WAN
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) MPLS
6 6 (11.11%) SAN
6 6 (11.11%) Network Security
7 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (9.26%) BGP
7 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
7 5 (9.26%) SMTP
7 5 (9.26%) HTTP
8 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (7.41%) VLAN
9 3 (5.56%) DHCP
9 3 (5.56%) VoIP
10 2 (3.70%) NAS
10 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.11%) French Language
2 6 (11.11%) German Language
2 6 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 6 (11.11%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) IT Support
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Support Technician
5 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Project Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) IT Graduate
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Network Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) EPoS
2 4 (7.41%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Linux
3 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.11%) Solaris
8 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.41%) UNIX
8 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.70%) AIX
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) Time Management
2 7 (12.96%) Project Management
2 7 (12.96%) Change Management
3 6 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (9.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (7.41%) Cyber Security
6 3 (5.56%) Information Security
6 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) Change Control
7 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) VBScript
3 4 (7.41%) Python
3 4 (7.41%) PHP
4 3 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) CCNA
2 8 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.96%) MCSE
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (11.11%) HND
5 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.41%) MCP
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.70%) MCITP
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.85%) MCTS
8 1 (1.85%) GCIH
8 1 (1.85%) GIAC
8 1 (1.85%) CCNP
8 1 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) Firmware
6 2 (3.70%) vSphere
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.85%) Squid
7 1 (1.85%) qmail
7 1 (1.85%) Postfix
7 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.85%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.70%) Unicenter
2 2 (3.70%) OpenView
3 1 (1.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
3 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) Cisco
4 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 9 (16.67%) Juniper
6 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle
7 5 (9.26%) Nokia
8 3 (5.56%) Meraki
8 3 (5.56%) Primavera
8 3 (5.56%) Apple
8 3 (5.56%) HP
8 3 (5.56%) NetApp
9 2 (3.70%) BMC
9 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.70%) Symantec
9 2 (3.70%) IBM
9 2 (3.70%) Aruba
9 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
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