The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 22 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 31 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.91% 8.14% 9.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.47% 29.51% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 20
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 24.43% 27.60% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 53 86
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 58 (89.23%) Cisco
2 40 (61.54%) Windows
2 40 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 35 (53.85%) DNS
3 35 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 35 (53.85%) DHCP
3 35 (53.85%) VMware
4 34 (52.31%) VMware ESX
4 34 (52.31%) Clustering
4 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
4 34 (52.31%) Symantec
4 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
4 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (52.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (50.77%) SC Cleared
6 30 (46.15%) XenApp
6 30 (46.15%) XenDesktop
6 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (46.15%) Citrix
7 29 (44.62%) NetBackup
7 29 (44.62%) Backup Exec
7 29 (44.62%) Blackberry
7 29 (44.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 29 (44.62%) Sophos
7 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2000
7 29 (44.62%) Veritas
7 29 (44.62%) Windows 2000
7 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
7 29 (44.62%) IIS
7 29 (44.62%) vCloud

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 35 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 34 (52.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (44.62%) IIS
3 29 (44.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (44.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 35 (53.85%) DNS
1 35 (53.85%) DHCP
2 27 (41.54%) WAN
3 22 (33.85%) LAN
4 11 (16.92%) SAN
5 9 (13.85%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (9.23%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 5 (7.69%) NAS
7 5 (7.69%) IPsec
7 5 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (3.08%) BGP
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (3.08%) VLAN
8 2 (3.08%) Network Security
9 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.54%) RIP
9 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.54%) VPN
9 1 (1.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2000
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (44.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Network Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Technical Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Network Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Network Technical Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Architect
5 10 (15.38%) Network Architect
6 9 (13.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Support
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (52.31%) Clustering
2 29 (44.62%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.69%) CCTV
3 5 (7.69%) Streaming Music
3 5 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Windows
2 34 (52.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (44.62%) Windows 2000
5 5 (7.69%) Linux
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Problem Management
2 10 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 10 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 10 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (15.38%) Network Design
2 10 (15.38%) Network Architecture
3 9 (13.85%) Change Control
3 9 (13.85%) Asset Management
4 5 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL
7 1 (1.54%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.54%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 34 (52.31%) Security Cleared
2 33 (50.77%) SC Cleared
3 20 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (27.69%) CCNP
5 9 (13.85%) CCSA
6 6 (9.23%) CCNA
7 2 (3.08%) CCIE
7 2 (3.08%) CCSE
8 1 (1.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 34 (52.31%) VMware ESX
3 30 (46.15%) XenApp
3 30 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 29 (44.62%) vCloud
4 29 (44.62%) vSphere
5 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (44.62%) NetBackup
1 29 (44.62%) Backup Exec
1 29 (44.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (7.69%) Cacti
2 5 (7.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 58 (89.23%) Cisco
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
3 34 (52.31%) Symantec
4 30 (46.15%) Citrix
5 29 (44.62%) Sophos
5 29 (44.62%) Veritas
6 12 (18.46%) CheckPoint
7 11 (16.92%) Juniper
8 5 (7.69%) HP
8 5 (7.69%) Dell
8 5 (7.69%) Adobe
8 5 (7.69%) McAfee
8 5 (7.69%) 3PAR
9 4 (6.15%) Acronis
10 2 (3.08%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.08%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.54%) F5
11 1 (1.54%) 3Com