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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.69% 3.38% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 12.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £30,800 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £32,500 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
24 56 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 13.56% 27.05% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 18
Average salary £38,066 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.12% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,337 £66,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 19 (67.86%) SQL
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (50.00%) Cisco
5 13 (46.43%) VMware
5 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
6 12 (42.86%) DNS
6 12 (42.86%) Citrix
7 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (39.29%) Finance
7 11 (39.29%) DHCP
7 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
8 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (32.14%) BIG-IP
9 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (32.14%) vSphere
9 9 (32.14%) Office 365
9 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
9 9 (32.14%) LAN
9 9 (32.14%) WAN
9 9 (32.14%) MySQL
9 9 (32.14%) Apache
9 9 (32.14%) Web Services
9 9 (32.14%) UNIX
9 9 (32.14%) SAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (32.14%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
4 4 (14.29%) IIS
5 2 (7.14%) nginx
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) InfoPath
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (21.43%) Amazon S3
4 3 (10.71%) PaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (42.86%) DNS
3 11 (39.29%) DHCP
4 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 9 (32.14%) BIG-IP
4 9 (32.14%) LAN
4 9 (32.14%) WAN
5 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
5 6 (21.43%) IPv4
5 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (10.71%) Network Security
6 3 (10.71%) SMTP
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (17.86%) Finance Systems Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support
5 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) libvirt
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) Digital Media
3 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (32.14%) UNIX
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) Analytics
2 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (17.86%) Business Process Improvement
3 5 (17.86%) Procure-to-pay
3 5 (17.86%) Workflow
3 5 (17.86%) ERP
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.29%) Data Security
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.57%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) VBA
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) Korn
6 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNP
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) HP AIS
2 3 (10.71%) HP ASE
2 3 (10.71%) VCP5
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCITP
2 3 (10.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 9 (32.14%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) Xsan
4 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) Xen
5 2 (7.14%) Postfix
5 2 (7.14%) Sendmail
5 2 (7.14%) Docker
6 1 (3.57%) qmail
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Salt
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
7 3 (10.71%) HP
7 3 (10.71%) F5
8 2 (7.14%) hybris
9 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) NetApp
9 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.57%) Postini
9 1 (3.57%) Sun
9 1 (3.57%) Symantec
9 1 (3.57%) McAfee
9 1 (3.57%) Sophos
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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