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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 6.75% 4.22% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.93% 20.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +77.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
29 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 17.79% 21.08% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Horsham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) Broadband
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) F5
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (23.08%) BT
7 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
7 3 (23.08%) Meraki
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 2 (15.38%) Server Building
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (15.38%) WSUS
8 2 (15.38%) FlexPod

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 5 (38.46%) MPLS
3 5 (38.46%) Broadband
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) ADSL
6 2 (15.38%) xDSL
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) PPP
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
1 2 (15.38%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIP
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Meraki
4 3 (23.08%) BT
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya