The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hemel Hempstead region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 10 7 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 36 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 12.64% 15.19% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.38% 36.00% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 4
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +102.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 100 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 36.78% 42.19% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 54 94 35
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 23 (57.50%) Cisco
2 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (55.00%) DNS
3 22 (55.00%) DHCP
3 22 (55.00%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) CCNA
4 20 (50.00%) Citrix
5 19 (47.50%) HP
5 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (45.00%) ITIL
6 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (45.00%) SAN
6 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (40.00%) Replication
8 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (40.00%) SQL
8 16 (40.00%) VoIP
9 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 15 (37.50%) Project Management
9 15 (37.50%) Change Management
9 15 (37.50%) iSCSI
9 15 (37.50%) Problem Management
9 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 18 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 14 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) IIS
8 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) DNS
1 22 (55.00%) DHCP
2 18 (45.00%) SAN
3 16 (40.00%) VoIP
4 15 (37.50%) iSCSI
5 8 (20.00%) Network Security
5 8 (20.00%) Wireless
6 7 (17.50%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) LAN
6 7 (17.50%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (15.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (7.50%) TACACS
9 3 (7.50%) FWSM
10 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
10 2 (5.00%) OSPF
10 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.00%) VLAN
11 1 (2.50%) IPsec
11 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 12 (30.00%) Administrator
4 11 (27.50%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) Security Manager
5 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Information Specialist
7 4 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 4 (10.00%) Information Security Specialist
8 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Replication
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) CCTV
4 1 (2.50%) EPoS
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) CentOS
6 4 (10.00%) OpenBSD
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
8 2 (5.00%) UNIX
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) ITIL
1 18 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (37.50%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) Change Management
2 15 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 7 (17.50%) Information Security
4 5 (12.50%) Network Management
5 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Management
7 1 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.50%) CRM
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.50%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (50.00%) CCNA
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (35.00%) CCEE
5 14 (35.00%) CCAA
5 14 (35.00%) CCIA
5 14 (35.00%) MCTS
5 14 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (35.00%) MCP
6 8 (20.00%) CISM
7 5 (12.50%) CCNP
8 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) GPEN
8 4 (10.00%) CISSP
8 4 (10.00%) CISA
9 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
9 3 (7.50%) CCSA
10 2 (5.00%) GWAPT
10 2 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) Snort
6 3 (7.50%) Nmap
6 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Nagios
2 3 (7.50%) Nessus
2 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.00%) Cacti
3 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) VMware
3 20 (50.00%) Citrix
4 19 (47.50%) HP
5 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) SonicWALL
7 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.00%) Symantec
9 3 (7.50%) Veritas
9 3 (7.50%) Sophos
9 3 (7.50%) Acronis
10 2 (5.00%) F5
10 2 (5.00%) ArcSight
10 2 (5.00%) McAfee
10 2 (5.00%) Dell
10 2 (5.00%) Qualys
11 1 (2.50%) CA
11 1 (2.50%) Juniper
11 1 (2.50%) Veeam
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
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