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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 21 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 66 48 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 9.98% 6.18% 5.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.29% 32.00% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 41
Average salary £52,500 £38,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.48% -6.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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
168 150 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 25.42% 19.31% 24.37%
Number of salaries quoted 151 131 165
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £54,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Guildford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 78 (67.83%) Cisco
2 64 (55.65%) WAN
2 64 (55.65%) LAN
3 54 (46.96%) Windows
4 51 (44.35%) VPN
5 46 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (39.13%) VMware
7 43 (37.39%) CCNP
8 38 (33.04%) Microsoft
8 38 (33.04%) DNS
9 31 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
11 29 (25.22%) Hyper-V
12 28 (24.35%) Juniper
13 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
14 23 (20.00%) DHCP
14 23 (20.00%) Wireless
14 23 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
16 21 (18.26%) SAN
16 21 (18.26%) Penetration Testing
16 21 (18.26%) VLAN
17 20 (17.39%) TCP/IP
17 20 (17.39%) CCIE
18 19 (16.52%) HP
18 19 (16.52%) CheckPoint
18 19 (16.52%) VoIP
18 19 (16.52%) Ethical Hacking
18 19 (16.52%) Security Hardening
18 19 (16.52%) 802.1X

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.48%) IIS
5 3 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.87%) Apache
7 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.87%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Project
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.52%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (10.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (55.65%) LAN
1 64 (55.65%) WAN
2 51 (44.35%) VPN
3 38 (33.04%) DNS
4 23 (20.00%) DHCP
4 23 (20.00%) Wireless
5 21 (18.26%) VLAN
5 21 (18.26%) SAN
6 20 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 19 (16.52%) VoIP
7 19 (16.52%) Wireless Security
8 18 (15.65%) Network Security
9 16 (13.91%) SSH
10 14 (12.17%) LDAP
11 13 (11.30%) ISDN
11 13 (11.30%) PBX
11 13 (11.30%) HTTP
11 13 (11.30%) CTI
11 13 (11.30%) HTTPS
11 13 (11.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (14.78%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.22%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 3 (2.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (32.17%) Network Engineer
2 32 (27.83%) Architect
3 28 (24.35%) Senior Network Engineer
4 19 (16.52%) Network Architect
5 17 (14.78%) Security Engineer
5 17 (14.78%) Senior Security Engineer
5 17 (14.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 17 (14.78%) Network Security Engineer
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Security Architect
6 16 (13.91%) Security Architect
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Network Architect
6 16 (13.91%) Senior Architect
6 16 (13.91%) Network Security Architect
7 15 (13.04%) Support Engineer
8 13 (11.30%) Technical Architect
9 12 (10.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (7.83%) Analyst
11 8 (6.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 7 (6.09%) Consultant
12 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.52%) 802.1X
2 13 (11.30%) TAPI
2 13 (11.30%) CCXML
2 13 (11.30%) HTML
2 13 (11.30%) .NET
2 13 (11.30%) Web Services
2 13 (11.30%) VXML
2 13 (11.30%) JTAPI
2 13 (11.30%) Ajax
3 2 (1.74%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 13 (11.30%) Data Centre
2 13 (11.30%) IVR
2 13 (11.30%) PKI
3 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) DTV
4 3 (2.61%) Tandem
4 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.74%) Statistics
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.87%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 54 (46.96%) Windows
2 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.09%) Windows 7
4 7 (6.09%) Windows 8
4 7 (6.09%) Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.61%) UNIX
7 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.26%) Penetration Testing
2 19 (16.52%) Ethical Hacking
2 19 (16.52%) Security Hardening
3 13 (11.30%) CRM
3 13 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (10.43%) ITIL
5 11 (9.57%) Cyber Security
6 8 (6.96%) Change Management
7 7 (6.09%) Security Management
8 5 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.35%) Network Management
9 4 (3.48%) Programme Management
9 4 (3.48%) DDoS Mitigation
10 3 (2.61%) DevOps
10 3 (2.61%) Migration
10 3 (2.61%) Process Management
10 3 (2.61%) Test Strategy
10 3 (2.61%) Information Architecture
10 3 (2.61%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.30%) Java
1 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
1 13 (11.30%) SQL
2 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) Python
4 2 (1.74%) VBScript
5 1 (0.87%) Perl
5 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (37.39%) CCNP
3 20 (17.39%) CCIE
4 10 (8.70%) CCNA
5 7 (6.09%) CCDA
5 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.22%) CCDP
6 6 (5.22%) MCSE
7 5 (4.35%) Degree
8 3 (2.61%) MCSA
9 2 (1.74%) CCSA
9 2 (1.74%) CCSE
9 2 (1.74%) MCTS
10 1 (0.87%) MCITP
10 1 (0.87%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.87%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (26.09%) Active Directory
3 29 (25.22%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.83%) vSphere
5 6 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.87%) XenApp
7 1 (0.87%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) FortiGate
2 8 (6.96%) SCCM
3 3 (2.61%) WSUS
4 2 (1.74%) WMI
4 2 (1.74%) Iperf
5 1 (0.87%) OpenView
5 1 (0.87%) Nagios
5 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.87%) vMotion
Vendors
1 78 (67.83%) Cisco
2 45 (39.13%) VMware
3 38 (33.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (24.35%) Juniper
5 19 (16.52%) CheckPoint
5 19 (16.52%) HP
6 16 (13.91%) Fortinet
7 13 (11.30%) Genesys
7 13 (11.30%) Nortel
7 13 (11.30%) Avaya
8 8 (6.96%) SolarWinds
8 8 (6.96%) Blue Coat
9 7 (6.09%) F5
10 5 (4.35%) Citrix
11 3 (2.61%) SAP
12 2 (1.74%) Symantec
12 2 (1.74%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.74%) Kaspersky
12 2 (1.74%) AppSense
12 2 (1.74%) Altiris
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