The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 23 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 2.27% 5.83% 10.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 33.33% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 22.73% 17.48% 39.58%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 16
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Hounslow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Mercator
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCIE
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Operations Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCDP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) SunGard
3 1 (20.00%) HP