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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 37 29 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.85% 3.66% 5.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.79% 19.21% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 52
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £23,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
178 151 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.50% 19.07% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 217
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,250 £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 21 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 21 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 +7 22 £40,500 +27.55% 5
Gloucester -3 5 £57,500 +91.66% 3
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 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 52 (82.54%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Linux
3 29 (46.03%) VMware
4 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
5 23 (36.51%) Cisco
6 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 21 (33.33%) SQL
6 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
8 17 (26.98%) VPN
8 17 (26.98%) LAN
9 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
11 14 (22.22%) Internet
12 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
12 13 (20.63%) DNS
12 13 (20.63%) Juniper
13 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (19.05%) Oracle
14 11 (17.46%) Network Security
14 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security
15 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (15.87%) CCNA
15 10 (15.87%) Citrix
15 10 (15.87%) MPLS
15 10 (15.87%) Finance
16 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (14.29%) HTTP
16 9 (14.29%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 18 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.76%) Documentum
7 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) TCP/IP
1 17 (26.98%) VPN
1 17 (26.98%) LAN
2 14 (22.22%) Internet
3 13 (20.63%) DNS
4 11 (17.46%) Network Security
5 10 (15.87%) MPLS
6 9 (14.29%) HTTP
6 9 (14.29%) WAN
6 9 (14.29%) SMTP
7 8 (12.70%) SAN
8 7 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (9.52%) DHCP
9 6 (9.52%) BGP
10 5 (7.94%) EIGRP
11 4 (6.35%) VLAN
11 4 (6.35%) LDAP
12 3 (4.76%) Telnet
12 3 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) French Language
4 3 (4.76%) German Language
4 3 (4.76%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) IT Support
6 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.52%) Consultant
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.52%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Support Technician
8 4 (6.35%) Server Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) Middleware
1 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) EPoS
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) Statistics
5 1 (1.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (82.54%) Windows
2 37 (58.73%) Linux
3 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (14.29%) Solaris
7 6 (9.52%) UNIX
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.35%) AIX
9 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Cyber Security
2 7 (11.11%) Project Management
2 7 (11.11%) Information Security
2 7 (11.11%) Change Management
3 6 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (7.94%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (7.94%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (7.94%) Time Management
5 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.17%) Network Management
7 2 (3.17%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (14.29%) Python
3 6 (9.52%) PHP
4 5 (7.94%) Perl
4 5 (7.94%) VBScript
5 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.76%) VB
6 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.87%) CCNA
3 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (14.29%) Degree
4 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (11.11%) MCSE
6 4 (6.35%) CCNP
6 4 (6.35%) MCP
7 3 (4.76%) HND
8 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
8 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.17%) MCITP
8 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (3.17%) MCSA
9 1 (1.59%) GIAC
9 1 (1.59%) CISSP
9 1 (1.59%) CCIP
9 1 (1.59%) CCSP
9 1 (1.59%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) QA
3 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.17%) vSphere
6 2 (3.17%) Firmware
7 1 (1.59%) Squid
7 1 (1.59%) Snort
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.59%) qmail
7 1 (1.59%) Postfix
7 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.76%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.76%) OpenView
3 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
3 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.03%) VMware
2 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 23 (36.51%) Cisco
4 13 (20.63%) CheckPoint
4 13 (20.63%) Juniper
5 12 (19.05%) Oracle
6 10 (15.87%) Citrix
7 5 (7.94%) Nokia
8 3 (4.76%) Primavera
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
8 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.76%) Apple
8 3 (4.76%) BMC
8 3 (4.76%) NetApp
8 3 (4.76%) HP
8 3 (4.76%) Meraki
9 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.17%) Aruba
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
9 2 (3.17%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £7.5k Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + £7.5k Car Allowance + 20% Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £28000 - £29500 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + good bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago