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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 7 17 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +27
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 41 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 17.52% 10.14% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.25% 30.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
77 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 32.91% 33.78% 20.64%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 53
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,520 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (71.67%) SC Cleared
1 43 (71.67%) Security Cleared
2 41 (68.33%) Cisco
3 38 (63.33%) Windows
4 28 (46.67%) Citrix
4 28 (46.67%) VMware
5 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
6 20 (33.33%) Veritas
6 20 (33.33%) Symantec
6 20 (33.33%) Sophos
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (33.33%) DHCP
6 20 (33.33%) DNS
6 20 (33.33%) IIS
6 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 20 (33.33%) Clustering
6 20 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 20 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 20 (33.33%) vSphere
6 20 (33.33%) vCloud
6 20 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (33.33%) NetBackup

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (33.33%) IIS
1 20 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 20 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) DNS
1 20 (33.33%) DHCP
2 13 (21.67%) LAN
3 12 (20.00%) WAN
4 10 (16.67%) SAN
5 7 (11.67%) VoIP
5 7 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (8.33%) DPNSS
6 5 (8.33%) PBX
7 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.67%) DWDM
8 1 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 20 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (13.33%) Security Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Project Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Network Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
7 2 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 20 (33.33%) Clustering
2 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.33%) PKI
4 3 (5.00%) Statistics
5 2 (3.33%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (63.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
2 8 (13.33%) Security Architecture
2 8 (13.33%) Identity Management
2 8 (13.33%) TOGAF
2 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (13.33%) SABSA
3 7 (11.67%) Change Control
3 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
3 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) C
1 1 (1.67%) Perl
1 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (71.67%) SC Cleared
1 43 (71.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (25.00%) CCNP
4 8 (13.33%) CCNA
5 7 (11.67%) CCSA
6 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
6 2 (3.33%) MCSE
6 2 (3.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.67%) CCDA
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 20 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 20 (33.33%) vSphere
1 20 (33.33%) vCloud
2 16 (26.67%) XenApp
2 16 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 20 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 20 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.33%) Cacti
2 2 (3.33%) Opsview
3 1 (1.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Cisco
2 28 (46.67%) Citrix
2 28 (46.67%) VMware
3 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.33%) Veritas
4 20 (33.33%) Symantec
4 20 (33.33%) Sophos
5 10 (16.67%) Acronis
6 8 (13.33%) Oracle
7 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.00%) 3Com
8 3 (5.00%) Juniper
9 2 (3.33%) Dell
10 1 (1.67%) HP
10 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.67%) Northgate