The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 41 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.25% 4.50% 5.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.89% 24.31% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 32
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Firewall
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 144 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.51% 18.53% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 121
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Guildford region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Guildford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Guildford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 34 (44.16%) Cisco
2 30 (38.96%) Windows
3 25 (32.47%) Linux
4 22 (28.57%) VMware
5 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (23.38%) SAN
7 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
10 15 (19.48%) CCNA
10 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
10 15 (19.48%) ITIL
10 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
11 14 (18.18%) VoIP
11 14 (18.18%) WAN
12 13 (16.88%) VPN
12 13 (16.88%) Finance
13 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
13 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
14 11 (14.29%) Juniper
14 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
15 10 (12.99%) Lync
15 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
15 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
16 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
16 9 (11.69%) MPLS
16 9 (11.69%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (12.99%) Lync
3 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.30%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Office 365
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 18 (23.38%) SAN
3 16 (20.78%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (18.18%) VoIP
4 14 (18.18%) WAN
5 13 (16.88%) VPN
6 9 (11.69%) MPLS
6 9 (11.69%) Network Security
7 8 (10.39%) BGP
7 8 (10.39%) DNS
7 8 (10.39%) ADSL
8 7 (9.09%) LAN
9 6 (7.79%) PBX
9 6 (7.79%) SSL
10 5 (6.49%) IPsec
11 4 (5.19%) BIG-IP
11 4 (5.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (5.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (5.19%) ATM
11 4 (5.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (41.56%) Support Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Network Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 9 (11.69%) Technical Services Manager
4 9 (11.69%) Technical Manager
5 8 (10.39%) Network Support
5 8 (10.39%) Hardware Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Hardware Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Support
8 5 (6.49%) Linux Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Replication
1 8 (10.39%) PKI
1 8 (10.39%) CMDB
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) iSeries
4 1 (1.30%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (1.30%) IPTV
4 1 (1.30%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) STB
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Windows
2 25 (32.47%) Linux
3 18 (23.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.09%) VMS
7 5 (6.49%) UNIX
8 3 (3.90%) CentOS
9 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.30%) AIX
10 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) ITIL
1 15 (19.48%) Service Delivery
2 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
3 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
3 9 (11.69%) System Testing
4 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.49%) Product Management
5 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.19%) Service Management
6 4 (5.19%) Information Security
7 3 (3.90%) Project Management
7 3 (3.90%) Change Management
7 3 (3.90%) Migration
7 3 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.60%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (2.60%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.60%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 7 (9.09%) Java
3 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) C++
4 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (19.48%) CCNA
3 9 (11.69%) Degree
4 8 (10.39%) CCNP
5 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.90%) MCSE
6 3 (3.90%) MCSA
6 3 (3.90%) JNCIA
6 3 (3.90%) MCITP
6 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.60%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CCIE
8 1 (1.30%) HND
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (19.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) vSphere
5 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.60%) vCloud
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.30%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) SCCM
2 2 (2.60%) SCOM
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.30%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Cisco
2 22 (28.57%) VMware
3 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
4 11 (14.29%) Juniper
5 9 (11.69%) Veeam
5 9 (11.69%) F5
6 8 (10.39%) Symantec
7 3 (3.90%) BT
7 3 (3.90%) CommVault
7 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 3 (3.90%) Citrix
8 2 (2.60%) Dell
8 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.30%) Nortel
9 1 (1.30%) Avaya
9 1 (1.30%) SunGard
9 1 (1.30%) HP
9 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.30%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.30%) Mitel
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