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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 30 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.86% 4.58% 7.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 26.92% 37.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
33 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 17.84% 16.99% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 32
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
4 8 (61.54%) SMTP
4 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
4 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (46.15%) Avaya
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) vSphere
7 4 (30.77%) IPv4
8 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) DNS
8 3 (23.08%) SAN
8 3 (23.08%) Symantec
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
9 2 (15.38%) SCCM
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Marketing
9 2 (15.38%) SaaS
9 2 (15.38%) DEFINITY
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) ITIL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) SMTP
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) IPv4
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (15.38%) DEFINITY
6 1 (7.69%) Multicast
6 1 (7.69%) IPv6
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) SSL
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Network Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Data Security
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Avaya
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (7.69%) Capita
6 1 (7.69%) Apple