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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.74% 5.22% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.53% 23.48% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 26
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £27,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
154 115 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.36% 22.24% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 131 98 124
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
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 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Guildford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (31.03%) Linux
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 14 (24.14%) VPN
3 14 (24.14%) CCNP
4 13 (22.41%) WAN
4 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (20.69%) ITIL
5 12 (20.69%) VoIP
5 12 (20.69%) Juniper
5 12 (20.69%) Finance
5 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (18.97%) SharePoint
6 11 (18.97%) ERP
6 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.97%) Change Management
6 11 (18.97%) Document Management
6 11 (18.97%) Requirements Management
6 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
7 10 (17.24%) CCNA
7 10 (17.24%) PKI
8 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
8 9 (15.52%) SAN
8 9 (15.52%) RequisitePro
8 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (15.52%) Degree
8 9 (15.52%) CaliberRM
8 9 (15.52%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (15.52%) Line Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (18.97%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) VPN
2 13 (22.41%) WAN
3 12 (20.69%) VoIP
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (15.52%) SAN
5 8 (13.79%) LAN
6 7 (12.07%) IPsec
6 7 (12.07%) SSL
7 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.62%) MPLS
7 5 (8.62%) Network Security
8 4 (6.90%) FWSM
8 4 (6.90%) Wireless
8 4 (6.90%) DNS
8 4 (6.90%) WLAN
9 3 (5.17%) SMTP
9 3 (5.17%) ATM
9 3 (5.17%) BIG-IP
9 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (5.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (15.52%) RequisitePro
1 9 (15.52%) CaliberRM
1 9 (15.52%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (5.17%) Moq
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (31.03%) Network Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 12 (20.69%) Support Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Business Analyst
4 11 (18.97%) Principal Business Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Business Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Security Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Hardware Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Hardware Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technician
9 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Network Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
10 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
10 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) HTML
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.17%) CSS
1 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
1 3 (5.17%) Ajax
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) PKI
2 5 (8.62%) CMDB
3 4 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) CentOS
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) AIX
6 1 (1.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 11 (18.97%) ERP
3 11 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (18.97%) Change Management
3 11 (18.97%) Document Management
3 11 (18.97%) Requirements Management
3 11 (18.97%) Load Balancing
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.52%) Line Management
5 7 (12.07%) System Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.62%) Server Monitoring
7 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
7 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.90%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) Java
1 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) C#
3 3 (5.17%) Delphi
4 2 (3.45%) C++
4 2 (3.45%) VB
5 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.14%) CCNP
3 10 (17.24%) CCNA
4 9 (15.52%) Degree
5 5 (8.62%) JNCIA
6 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.45%) HND
7 2 (3.45%) MCSE
7 2 (3.45%) MCSA
7 2 (3.45%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) CCIE
8 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.45%) vCloud
5 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.72%) OpenView
3 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco
2 12 (20.69%) Juniper
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) F5
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.90%) Siemens
6 4 (6.90%) Polycom
6 4 (6.90%) BT
7 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.45%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Mitel
7 2 (3.45%) Altiris
8 1 (1.72%) Tripwire
8 1 (1.72%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.72%) ArcSight
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