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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 29 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 32 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 8.96% 10.63% 12.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.16% 32.84% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 24
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
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
91 67 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 25.49% 32.37% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 88
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 5 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 62 (84.93%) Cisco
2 48 (65.75%) Windows
3 44 (60.27%) Active Directory
4 43 (58.90%) Security Cleared
5 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
5 42 (57.53%) VMware
6 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
6 39 (53.42%) DNS
6 39 (53.42%) MS Exchange
6 39 (53.42%) DHCP
7 38 (52.05%) Symantec
7 38 (52.05%) Clustering
7 38 (52.05%) VMware ESX
7 38 (52.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (52.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 37 (50.68%) Citrix
9 34 (46.58%) XenApp
9 34 (46.58%) XenDesktop
10 33 (45.21%) vSphere
10 33 (45.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 33 (45.21%) vCloud
10 33 (45.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 33 (45.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 33 (45.21%) NetBackup
10 33 (45.21%) Backup Exec
10 33 (45.21%) SQL Server 2000
10 33 (45.21%) Blackberry
10 33 (45.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 33 (45.21%) Sophos
10 33 (45.21%) Veritas

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 39 (53.42%) MS Exchange
2 38 (52.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (45.21%) Exchange Server 2003
3 33 (45.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 33 (45.21%) IIS
4 6 (8.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (53.42%) DNS
1 39 (53.42%) DHCP
2 27 (36.99%) WAN
3 22 (30.14%) LAN
4 15 (20.55%) SAN
5 11 (15.07%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (8.22%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.85%) NAS
7 5 (6.85%) IP Telephony
7 5 (6.85%) IPsec
7 5 (6.85%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (2.74%) BGP
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.74%) Network Security
8 2 (2.74%) VLAN
9 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.37%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.37%) NetScreen
9 1 (1.37%) OSPF
9 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.21%) SQL Server 2008
1 33 (45.21%) SQL Server 2000
1 33 (45.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (21.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (46.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (45.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Network Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Technical Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Technical Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Network Technical Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Network Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Senior Network Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Support
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.05%) Clustering
2 33 (45.21%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.22%) CCTV
3 6 (8.22%) EqualLogic
4 5 (6.85%) Streaming Music
5 3 (4.11%) PKI
5 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 48 (65.75%) Windows
2 38 (52.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (45.21%) Windows 2000
4 32 (43.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.22%) Linux
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Problem Management
2 12 (16.44%) Incident Management
3 11 (15.07%) Asset Management
3 11 (15.07%) Change Control
4 8 (10.96%) Network Architecture
4 8 (10.96%) Network Design
4 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
5 6 (8.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.85%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Information Assurance
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.11%) SABSA
7 3 (4.11%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL
9 1 (1.37%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.37%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 43 (58.90%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
3 22 (30.14%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (27.40%) CCNP
5 11 (15.07%) CCSA
6 6 (8.22%) CCNA
7 2 (2.74%) CCIE
7 2 (2.74%) CCSE
8 1 (1.37%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.37%) MCSE
8 1 (1.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (60.27%) Active Directory
2 38 (52.05%) VMware ESX
3 34 (46.58%) XenApp
3 34 (46.58%) XenDesktop
4 33 (45.21%) vSphere
4 33 (45.21%) vCloud
5 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 33 (45.21%) NetBackup
1 33 (45.21%) Backup Exec
1 33 (45.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (8.22%) Cacti
2 6 (8.22%) Opsview
Vendors
1 62 (84.93%) Cisco
2 42 (57.53%) VMware
3 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
4 38 (52.05%) Symantec
5 37 (50.68%) Citrix
6 33 (45.21%) Sophos
6 33 (45.21%) Veritas
7 14 (19.18%) CheckPoint
8 9 (12.33%) Juniper
9 6 (8.22%) Acronis
9 6 (8.22%) Dell
10 5 (6.85%) Adobe
10 5 (6.85%) HP
10 5 (6.85%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.85%) McAfee
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle
12 2 (2.74%) LogRhythm
12 2 (2.74%) Sourcefire
13 1 (1.37%) 3Com
13 1 (1.37%) F5