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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 55 32 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.17% 3.23% 6.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.57% 14.22% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 31 43
Average salary £30,750 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.12% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
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
207 225 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.45% 22.73% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 181 179 239
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +30 32 £32,750 -18.12% 4
Gloucester -11 12 £29,750 -43.60% 2
Cirencester +5 5 £17,500 -41.66% 1
Tewkesbury +4 1 £40,000 +81.81%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 (73.60%) Windows
2 67 (53.60%) VMware
3 62 (49.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (42.40%) Cisco
5 52 (41.60%) Linux
6 48 (38.40%) MS Exchange
6 48 (38.40%) Microsoft
7 39 (31.20%) Juniper
8 37 (29.60%) DNS
9 35 (28.00%) VPN
10 34 (27.20%) TCP/IP
10 34 (27.20%) SQL
11 29 (23.20%) MS Office
12 28 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (21.60%) Citrix
13 27 (21.60%) MPLS
14 25 (20.00%) Finance
15 24 (19.20%) SAN
15 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (18.40%) CCNA
16 23 (18.40%) WAN
16 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
17 21 (16.80%) MS Excel
17 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
18 20 (16.00%) IIS
18 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 20 (16.00%) Backup Exec
18 20 (16.00%) Hyper-V
18 20 (16.00%) Incident Management
18 20 (16.00%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 48 (38.40%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.00%) IIS
3 17 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.40%) Apache
5 8 (6.40%) Lync
6 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.80%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.80%) Confluence
8 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (23.20%) MS Office
2 21 (16.80%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Office 365
2 3 (2.40%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.60%) DNS
2 35 (28.00%) VPN
3 34 (27.20%) TCP/IP
4 27 (21.60%) MPLS
5 24 (19.20%) SAN
6 23 (18.40%) WAN
7 18 (14.40%) LAN
8 13 (10.40%) SMTP
9 12 (9.60%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (8.80%) DHCP
10 11 (8.80%) Wireless
10 11 (8.80%) VLAN
11 10 (8.00%) Network Security
11 10 (8.00%) BGP
11 10 (8.00%) Internet
12 9 (7.20%) LDAP
12 9 (7.20%) SSL
12 9 (7.20%) EIGRP
13 8 (6.40%) NetScaler
13 8 (6.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.40%) MySQL
3 3 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) ClearQuest
1 8 (6.40%) MSI
1 8 (6.40%) InstallShield
1 8 (6.40%) Visual Studio
1 8 (6.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.80%) Hudson
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.20%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.80%) Electronics
3 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (24.80%) Support Engineer
2 22 (17.60%) Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (6.40%) Help Desk Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) Administrator
6 7 (5.60%) Network Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Server Engineer
7 6 (4.80%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Senior Network Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Architect
8 5 (4.00%) Field Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.20%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.40%) .NET
2 4 (3.20%) JSP
2 4 (3.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 14 (11.20%) Clustering
3 10 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.40%) CMDB
5 7 (5.60%) PDA
6 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.20%) RMADS
7 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.60%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.80%) Wiki
9 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (73.60%) Windows
2 52 (41.60%) Linux
3 24 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.80%) UNIX
5 11 (8.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.80%) Solaris
8 4 (3.20%) CentOS
9 3 (2.40%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.00%) Incident Management
1 20 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 13 (10.40%) Configuration Management
2 13 (10.40%) ITIL
3 10 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 10 (8.00%) SDLC
3 10 (8.00%) Information Security
4 9 (7.20%) Change Management
5 8 (6.40%) Cyber Security
6 6 (4.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.00%) Network Architecture
7 5 (4.00%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.00%) Project Management
8 4 (3.20%) Validation
8 4 (3.20%) Network Design
8 4 (3.20%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (3.20%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (3.20%) Information Assurance
8 4 (3.20%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.20%) SQL
2 12 (9.60%) Perl
2 12 (9.60%) PHP
2 12 (9.60%) Python
3 10 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.60%) C
5 2 (1.60%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.80%) Ruby
6 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (22.40%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (18.40%) CCNA
3 19 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared
4 16 (12.80%) MCSE
5 13 (10.40%) SC Cleared
6 10 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (8.00%) Degree
7 8 (6.40%) CCA
7 8 (6.40%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (4.80%) CCNP
8 6 (4.80%) CISSP
9 3 (2.40%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.60%) GIAC
10 2 (1.60%) GCIH
11 1 (0.80%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.80%) MCTS
11 1 (0.80%) MCITP
11 1 (0.80%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (5.60%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 62 (49.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (16.80%) Active Directory
3 20 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.40%) vSphere
5 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 11 (8.80%) XenApp
6 11 (8.80%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (8.00%) XenDesktop
8 9 (7.20%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.40%) XenServer
9 3 (2.40%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.60%) Snort
10 2 (1.60%) qmail
10 2 (1.60%) Postfix
11 1 (0.80%) iptables
11 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.80%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 17 (13.60%) SCCM
3 16 (12.80%) SCOM
4 11 (8.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (8.00%) SCVMM
6 5 (4.00%) vMotion
7 3 (2.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (2.40%) Puppet
8 2 (1.60%) Nagios
8 2 (1.60%) yum
8 2 (1.60%) Zenoss
8 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.80%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (53.60%) VMware
2 53 (42.40%) Cisco
3 48 (38.40%) Microsoft
4 39 (31.20%) Juniper
5 27 (21.60%) Citrix
6 14 (11.20%) Symantec
6 14 (11.20%) CheckPoint
7 12 (9.60%) Veeam
8 11 (8.80%) Websense
9 9 (7.20%) HP
9 9 (7.20%) F5
10 7 (5.60%) Oracle
10 7 (5.60%) Nokia
11 6 (4.80%) Sophos
12 5 (4.00%) Apple
13 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.60%) NetApp
14 2 (1.60%) Dell
14 2 (1.60%) Brocade
14 2 (1.60%) LogRhythm
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