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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 60 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 18 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.81% 2.52% 4.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.31% 11.54% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 51
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
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
141 156 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.22% 21.85% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 111 132 254
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 £26,650 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,900
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +1 14 £32,500 +38.29% 1
Gloucester -4 3 £30,000 +4.34% 1
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) VMware
3 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (46.00%) Linux
5 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.00%) LAN
7 18 (36.00%) VPN
7 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
8 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
9 16 (32.00%) SQL
10 14 (28.00%) Cisco
10 14 (28.00%) Internet
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.00%) WAN
12 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (18.00%) Degree
13 9 (18.00%) Citrix
14 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
14 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
14 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
14 8 (16.00%) MS Office
14 8 (16.00%) Time Management
15 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
15 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 7 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
15 7 (14.00%) MCSE
15 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (14.00%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.00%) IIS
6 3 (6.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (36.00%) LAN
1 18 (36.00%) VPN
2 14 (28.00%) Internet
3 11 (22.00%) WAN
4 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) DNS
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
6 5 (10.00%) BGP
7 4 (8.00%) SAN
7 4 (8.00%) Network Security
7 4 (8.00%) VLAN
8 3 (6.00%) SMTP
8 3 (6.00%) DHCP
8 3 (6.00%) HTTP
8 3 (6.00%) VoIP
9 2 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.00%) LDAP
10 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) French Language
2 6 (12.00%) German Language
2 6 (12.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (12.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) IT Support
4 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (12.00%) Support Technician
6 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Project Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) IT Graduate
8 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Network Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.00%) EPoS
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Firmware
5 2 (4.00%) iPad
5 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.00%) Open Source
6 1 (2.00%) RMADS
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (80.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (46.00%) Linux
4 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Time Management
2 7 (14.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (14.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (14.00%) Project Management
3 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
6 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.00%) Network Management
8 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) VBScript
3 3 (6.00%) VB
4 2 (4.00%) Python
4 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) MCSE
2 7 (14.00%) CCNA
2 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.00%) HND
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.00%) MCSA
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.00%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) qmail
6 1 (2.00%) Postfix
6 1 (2.00%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.00%) XenApp
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) VMware
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.00%) Cisco
4 9 (18.00%) Citrix
5 8 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (12.00%) Juniper
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 5 (10.00%) Nokia
8 4 (8.00%) Apple
9 3 (6.00%) Meraki
9 3 (6.00%) Primavera
9 3 (6.00%) NetApp
9 3 (6.00%) HP
10 2 (4.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (4.00%) Symantec
10 2 (4.00%) Aruba
11 1 (2.00%) McAfee
11 1 (2.00%) AppSense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago