The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 60 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 38 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.42% 10.86% 13.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 63.33% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 37
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Firewall
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
101 60 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 21.26% 17.14% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 63 42 70
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,000 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Firewall
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Ipswich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) VPN
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
5 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) UNIX
7 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) Juniper
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) IIS
9 5 (25.00%) NAS
9 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 5 (25.00%) Replication
9 5 (25.00%) JSON
10 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (20.00%) Asset Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) VPN
3 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 10 (50.00%) LAN
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) NAS
8 4 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (15.00%) VoIP
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (15.00%) Network Security
10 2 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (10.00%) VLAN
10 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
10 2 (10.00%) DHCP
10 2 (10.00%) SSL
10 2 (10.00%) Wireless
10 2 (10.00%) IPsec
10 2 (10.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 5 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
2 4 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) SIEM
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) E-business
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) KVM
5 1 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) Siemens
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
7 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago