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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 43 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 1.91% 3.36% 9.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 14.81% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 10
Average salary £36,250 £25,000 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +36.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
25 54 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 11.96% 22.69% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 13 (72.22%) DHCP
2 13 (72.22%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) MPLS
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) ADSL
4 10 (55.56%) BT
5 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 9 (50.00%) Internet
6 8 (44.44%) CCNP
6 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
7 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) CCNA
8 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
8 5 (27.78%) C
8 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) IIS
10 3 (16.67%) CCIE
10 3 (16.67%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DHCP
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
1 13 (72.22%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 10 (55.56%) ADSL
2 10 (55.56%) MPLS
2 10 (55.56%) LAN
3 9 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 9 (50.00%) Internet
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) ISDN
6 1 (5.56%) 3G
6 1 (5.56%) SCCP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) PBX
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
1 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 3 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) BT
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec