The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hayes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 4 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 28.00% 6.25% 70.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 20.00% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +3.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hayes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hayes 56.00% 31.25% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 14
Average salary £42,500 £51,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.47% +27.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hayes

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hayes

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Hayes

Firewall
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Hayes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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 14 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (64.29%) F5
3 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (50.00%) LogRhythm
5 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) SIEM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hayes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hayes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Junior
2 7 (50.00%) Junior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (64.29%) F5
3 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 7 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (50.00%) LogRhythm