The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 27 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 164 112 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.54% 5.55% 4.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.06% 23.14% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 119 100 79
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £28,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
528 484 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.29% 23.98% 24.33%
Number of salaries quoted 443 391 314
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +1 44 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Borehamwood +4 18 £31,000 +29.16% 3
Watford +3 18 £57,500 +24.32% 6
Potters Bar - 10 £30,000 - 1
Stevenage -5 7 £37,500 -6.25% 2
St Albans +4 4 £30,000 -4.76% 2
Tring - 2 £35,250 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 145 (53.31%) Windows
2 144 (52.94%) Cisco
3 127 (46.69%) VPN
4 124 (45.59%) VMware
5 116 (42.65%) DNS
6 105 (38.60%) LAN
6 105 (38.60%) Active Directory
7 104 (38.24%) WAN
7 104 (38.24%) Windows Server
8 103 (37.87%) DHCP
9 99 (36.40%) VMware Infrastructure
10 97 (35.66%) TCP/IP
11 83 (30.51%) Microsoft
12 81 (29.78%) MS Exchange
13 74 (27.21%) Cisco Certification
14 73 (26.84%) SQL Server
15 68 (25.00%) HP
15 68 (25.00%) Office 365
16 67 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
17 66 (24.26%) Hyper-V
18 62 (22.79%) SAN
19 60 (22.06%) Linux
20 52 (19.12%) SQL
20 52 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
21 49 (18.01%) ITIL
22 46 (16.91%) Citrix
23 44 (16.18%) CheckPoint
24 43 (15.81%) Apple
25 42 (15.44%) Juniper
25 42 (15.44%) Network Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 81 (29.78%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (10.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 29 (10.66%) SharePoint
5 21 (7.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (6.25%) Skype for Business
7 15 (5.51%) IIS
8 13 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (2.94%) Apache
10 5 (1.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.47%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.47%) Moodle
11 4 (1.47%) nginx
11 4 (1.47%) WordPress
12 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.37%) Drupal
13 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (12.87%) MS Excel
2 31 (11.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (1.84%) Magento
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 68 (25.00%) Office 365
2 31 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.78%) Google Apps
4 4 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (46.69%) VPN
2 116 (42.65%) DNS
3 105 (38.60%) LAN
4 104 (38.24%) WAN
5 103 (37.87%) DHCP
6 97 (35.66%) TCP/IP
7 62 (22.79%) SAN
8 42 (15.44%) Network Security
9 39 (14.34%) OSPF
10 35 (12.87%) SSL
11 34 (12.50%) NAS
11 34 (12.50%) Wireless
12 33 (12.13%) MPLS
13 28 (10.29%) VLAN
14 23 (8.46%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (8.09%) BGP
16 16 (5.88%) ISDN
17 15 (5.51%) Internet
17 15 (5.51%) VoIP
17 15 (5.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (26.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (3.68%) MySQL
5 5 (1.84%) Big Data
5 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.74%) dBASE
7 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.37%) Ant
2 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.37%) Subversion
General
1 19 (6.99%) Retail
2 16 (5.88%) Finance
3 9 (3.31%) Games
3 9 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (23.90%) Support Engineer
2 58 (21.32%) Network Engineer
3 40 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 34 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 28 (10.29%) Architect
6 26 (9.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 26 (9.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 26 (9.56%) IT Engineer
7 23 (8.46%) Network Support
7 23 (8.46%) Network Support Engineer
8 20 (7.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (7.35%) IT Support
9 19 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) Administrator
11 16 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 16 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (5.51%) Analyst
12 15 (5.51%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.04%) Web Services
2 8 (2.94%) LAMP
3 6 (2.21%) MAPI
3 6 (2.21%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.47%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 4 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (1.47%) XML
5 3 (1.10%) Middleware
6 2 (0.74%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 39 (14.34%) Replication
3 29 (10.66%) Blackberry
4 26 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (8.46%) Hybrid Cloud
6 21 (7.72%) Driving Licence
7 14 (5.15%) User Experience
8 13 (4.78%) Fat Client
8 13 (4.78%) Thin Client
9 12 (4.41%) e-Health
10 10 (3.68%) EqualLogic
10 10 (3.68%) HP StoreVirtual
11 8 (2.94%) Clustering
11 8 (2.94%) Private Cloud
12 7 (2.57%) CESG
12 7 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (2.21%) iPhone
13 6 (2.21%) Management Information System
13 6 (2.21%) PDA
14 5 (1.84%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 145 (53.31%) Windows
2 104 (38.24%) Windows Server
3 67 (24.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (22.06%) Linux
5 52 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 23 (8.46%) Windows 8
9 21 (7.72%) Unix
10 20 (7.35%) Windows 7
11 10 (3.68%) Windows 10
12 9 (3.31%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.57%) Android
14 6 (2.21%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.84%) CentOS
15 5 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.37%) AIX
16 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.01%) ITIL
2 41 (15.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 37 (13.60%) Network Design
4 27 (9.93%) High Availability
5 21 (7.72%) SIEM
6 19 (6.99%) Information Security
7 18 (6.62%) Network Architecture
8 17 (6.25%) Security Architecture
9 16 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 15 (5.51%) Network Monitoring
10 15 (5.51%) Project Management
11 13 (4.78%) Problem Management
12 12 (4.41%) Change Management
13 11 (4.04%) Analytics
13 11 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.04%) Presales
13 11 (4.04%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.04%) Service Management
13 11 (4.04%) Time Management
14 10 (3.68%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.12%) SQL
2 28 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.51%) Bash Shell
4 14 (5.15%) Python
5 12 (4.41%) VBScript
6 10 (3.68%) VBA
7 9 (3.31%) PHP
8 5 (1.84%) Perl
9 3 (1.10%) Java
10 2 (0.74%) C
11 1 (0.37%) C++
11 1 (0.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (27.21%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (13.24%) Security Cleared
3 33 (12.13%) CCNP
3 33 (12.13%) SC Cleared
4 31 (11.40%) CCNA
5 22 (8.09%) CISSP
6 20 (7.35%) Degree
6 20 (7.35%) DV Cleared
7 17 (6.25%) JNCIE
7 17 (6.25%) JNCIP
7 17 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (5.88%) JNCIA
8 16 (5.88%) MCSE
9 14 (5.15%) CCIE
9 14 (5.15%) JNCIS
9 14 (5.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (4.04%) MCSA
11 9 (3.31%) CCSA
12 8 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
13 7 (2.57%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.24%) SLA
2 22 (8.09%) PCI DSS
3 18 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.10%) QA
6 1 (0.37%) ISO22301
System Software
1 105 (38.60%) Active Directory
2 99 (36.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (24.26%) Hyper-V
4 37 (13.60%) vSphere
5 24 (8.82%) Terminal Services
5 24 (8.82%) XenApp
6 17 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.78%) XenDesktop
8 10 (3.68%) Xen
9 6 (2.21%) XenServer
10 4 (1.47%) iptables
10 4 (1.47%) Sendmail
10 4 (1.47%) Varnish
11 3 (1.10%) NFS
11 3 (1.10%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.10%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.37%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (6.25%) Nessus
2 12 (4.41%) SCCM
3 9 (3.31%) Cacti
4 8 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 8 (2.94%) WSUS
5 6 (2.21%) FortiGate
5 6 (2.21%) Nmap
6 5 (1.84%) Nagios
7 4 (1.47%) cPanel
7 4 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.10%) HP NNM
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.74%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.37%) Ansible
10 1 (0.37%) NetVault Backup
10 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.37%) Puppet
10 1 (0.37%) vRealize
Vendors
1 144 (52.94%) Cisco
2 124 (45.59%) VMware
3 83 (30.51%) Microsoft
4 68 (25.00%) HP
5 46 (16.91%) Citrix
6 44 (16.18%) CheckPoint
7 43 (15.81%) Apple
8 42 (15.44%) Juniper
9 38 (13.97%) Dell
10 27 (9.93%) Avaya
11 25 (9.19%) F5
12 23 (8.46%) Fujitsu
12 23 (8.46%) SonicWALL
13 21 (7.72%) Oracle
14 15 (5.51%) Google
15 13 (4.78%) Nortel
16 10 (3.68%) 3PAR
17 9 (3.31%) NetApp
17 9 (3.31%) Red Hat
17 9 (3.31%) SAP
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Overtime, Oncall
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + 25 Days Hol
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £150000 - £151000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 9 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 15 days ago
Watford
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
IQ Telecom
Salary: £23000.0000 - £28000.0000 per annum + 30% Shift allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 16 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Watford
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago