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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 64 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 17 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.69% 2.07% 5.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.61% 9.66% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 61
Average salary £29,750 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.58% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
169 176 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.74% 21.41% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 129 158 260
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £28,139
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -5 11 £29,500 +31.11% 1
Gloucester +2 5 £34,000 +18.26% 3
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (53.70%) VMware
2 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (46.30%) Linux
3 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
4 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
5 21 (38.89%) VPN
6 19 (35.19%) Windows 7
7 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (31.48%) LAN
8 16 (29.63%) SQL
9 15 (27.78%) Internet
10 13 (24.07%) Cisco
10 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.37%) WAN
12 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.52%) Citrix
13 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (16.67%) Degree
14 8 (14.81%) Time Management
14 8 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
14 8 (14.81%) MS Office
14 8 (14.81%) MCSE
14 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
14 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.56%) IIS
6 3 (5.56%) Documentum
7 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Office
2 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) VPN
2 17 (31.48%) LAN
3 15 (27.78%) Internet
4 11 (20.37%) WAN
5 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 6 (11.11%) Network Security
6 6 (11.11%) DNS
7 4 (7.41%) VLAN
7 4 (7.41%) BGP
7 4 (7.41%) SAN
8 3 (5.56%) SMTP
8 3 (5.56%) DHCP
8 3 (5.56%) HTTP
8 3 (5.56%) EIGRP
8 3 (5.56%) MPLS
8 3 (5.56%) VoIP
8 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.85%) LDAP
9 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (14.81%) 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
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) IT Support
5 6 (11.11%) Support Technician
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Project Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Graduate
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) IT Graduate
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Digital Media
2 4 (7.41%) iPad
2 4 (7.41%) EPoS
2 4 (7.41%) Firmware
3 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Open Source
5 1 (1.85%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (46.30%) Linux
4 19 (35.19%) Windows 7
5 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 4 (7.41%) UNIX
8 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.70%) Solaris
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (14.81%) Time Management
2 8 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.26%) Project Management
4 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 3 (5.56%) Change Management
5 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.70%) Change Control
6 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.70%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Forensics
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (1.85%) Migration
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) VBScript
3 3 (5.56%) VB
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) MCSE
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.11%) HND
4 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.41%) MCP
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.70%) MCTS
7 2 (3.70%) MCITP
7 2 (3.70%) CISSP
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) CCIE
8 1 (1.85%) CCNP
8 1 (1.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.56%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 4 (7.41%) ISA Server
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) XenApp
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) Squid
7 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.85%) qmail
7 1 (1.85%) Postfix
7 1 (1.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) VMware
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) Cisco
4 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) Apple
5 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
7 3 (5.56%) Nokia
7 3 (5.56%) Primavera
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) Meraki
8 2 (3.70%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.70%) Aruba
8 2 (3.70%) AppSense
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) Trustwave
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