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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 59 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 8.77% 4.62% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.65% 28.57% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 56 34 36
Average salary £48,750 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,450 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
161 147 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.92% 16.15% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 144 127 183
Average salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.13% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Guildford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 45 (51.14%) Cisco
2 41 (46.59%) Windows
3 40 (45.45%) VPN
4 30 (34.09%) LAN
4 30 (34.09%) WAN
4 30 (34.09%) VMware
5 26 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
7 23 (26.14%) Juniper
8 22 (25.00%) CCNP
9 20 (22.73%) Wireless
10 19 (21.59%) DNS
10 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
11 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
12 17 (19.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 17 (19.32%) DDoS Mitigation
13 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
13 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 16 (18.18%) SQL
13 16 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
14 15 (17.05%) Ethical Hacking
14 15 (17.05%) Wireless Security
14 15 (17.05%) CheckPoint
14 15 (17.05%) Security Hardening
15 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
15 14 (15.91%) VoIP
15 14 (15.91%) CCIE
16 13 (14.77%) Network Security
17 12 (13.64%) SSH

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 12 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.55%) Apache
4 4 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) WordPress
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.27%) Mule
6 2 (2.27%) Lync
6 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (45.45%) VPN
2 30 (34.09%) LAN
2 30 (34.09%) WAN
3 20 (22.73%) Wireless
4 19 (21.59%) DNS
5 16 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 15 (17.05%) Wireless Security
7 14 (15.91%) VoIP
8 13 (14.77%) Network Security
9 12 (13.64%) SSH
9 12 (13.64%) SAN
10 9 (10.23%) DHCP
11 8 (9.09%) LDAP
11 8 (9.09%) IPsec
11 8 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
11 8 (9.09%) VLAN
12 7 (7.95%) BIG-IP
12 7 (7.95%) CTI
12 7 (7.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.14%) Big Data
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) CaliberRM
1 5 (5.68%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (5.68%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Network Engineer
2 19 (21.59%) Architect
3 18 (20.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Security Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Network Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Security Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Security Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Security Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Network Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Senior Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Network Security Architect
6 12 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (13.64%) Analyst
7 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.95%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) HTML
1 9 (10.23%) Web Services
2 7 (7.95%) Ajax
2 7 (7.95%) CCXML
2 7 (7.95%) TAPI
2 7 (7.95%) JTAPI
2 7 (7.95%) VXML
2 7 (7.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.41%) LAMP
4 2 (2.27%) WSDL
4 2 (2.27%) JMS
4 2 (2.27%) XML
4 2 (2.27%) XSD
4 2 (2.27%) EJB
4 2 (2.27%) JSP
4 2 (2.27%) Servlets
4 2 (2.27%) SOAP
4 2 (2.27%) LINQ
4 2 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (1.14%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (9.09%) PKI
3 7 (7.95%) IVR
4 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Tandem
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) DTV
6 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (46.59%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.95%) UNIX
5 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (19.32%) DDoS Mitigation
3 15 (17.05%) Ethical Hacking
3 15 (17.05%) Security Hardening
4 12 (13.64%) Change Management
5 10 (11.36%) Cyber Security
6 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.95%) Document Management
7 7 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (7.95%) Line Management
7 7 (7.95%) DevOps
7 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.95%) CRM
7 7 (7.95%) ERP
8 5 (5.68%) Open Source
8 5 (5.68%) Network Management
8 5 (5.68%) Requirements Management
8 5 (5.68%) ITIL
8 5 (5.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.18%) SQL
2 11 (12.50%) Java
3 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.82%) Python
5 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (25.00%) CCNP
3 14 (15.91%) CCIE
4 12 (13.64%) Degree
5 9 (10.23%) CCNA
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.27%) MCSE
7 2 (2.27%) CCSA
7 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.27%) CCSE
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) MCSA
8 1 (1.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (21.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (20.45%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.09%) vSphere
4 7 (7.95%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.14%) iptables
7 1 (1.14%) KVM
7 1 (1.14%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.68%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) WSUS
4 2 (2.27%) SCOM
4 2 (2.27%) Iperf
5 1 (1.14%) Nagios
5 1 (1.14%) OpenView
5 1 (1.14%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 45 (51.14%) Cisco
2 30 (34.09%) VMware
3 25 (28.41%) Microsoft
4 23 (26.14%) Juniper
5 15 (17.05%) CheckPoint
6 12 (13.64%) Fortinet
7 9 (10.23%) HP
8 8 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 7 (7.95%) F5
9 7 (7.95%) Avaya
9 7 (7.95%) Nortel
9 7 (7.95%) Genesys
10 6 (6.82%) Citrix
11 3 (3.41%) BT
12 2 (2.27%) WatchGuard
12 2 (2.27%) Kaspersky
13 1 (1.14%) ArcSight
13 1 (1.14%) Hortonworks
13 1 (1.14%) Polycom
13 1 (1.14%) Siemens
Guildford
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Allianz
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AQA
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (circa)
Posted: 10 days ago