The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 27 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 4.27% 1.89% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 50.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.41% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 20.12% 3.77% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Horsham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Horsham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) BT
3 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (58.33%) Line Management
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (41.67%) CCNP
5 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 4 (33.33%) CCIE
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) SAS
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (25.00%) Document Management
7 3 (25.00%) SSH
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) CentOS
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 4 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) SSH
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) BGP
4 3 (25.00%) Telnet
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) IPv4
4 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) ADSL
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
1 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
1 7 (58.33%) Line Management
2 3 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNP
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) CCIE
4 3 (25.00%) CCSP
4 3 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (25.00%) MCSA
5 2 (16.67%) MCITP
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) BT
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat