The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 9 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.32% 0.60% 10.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 65.38% 4.17% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 15
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 24 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 29.55% 14.46% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 53
Average salary £31,500 £67,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £40,000 £42,450
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Knutsford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
4 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 22 (61.11%) MS Exchange
6 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
9 14 (38.89%) Apple
9 14 (38.89%) Thin Client
9 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (38.89%) Fat Client
10 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
10 13 (36.11%) Cisco
10 13 (36.11%) VPN
10 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
10 13 (36.11%) Windows XP
10 13 (36.11%) Finance
11 12 (33.33%) WAN
12 10 (27.78%) IIS
12 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (25.00%) Linux
13 9 (25.00%) Broadband
13 9 (25.00%) VMware
14 8 (22.22%) Symantec
14 8 (22.22%) SQL
14 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (22.22%) Sophos

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 22 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (27.78%) IIS
5 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (36.11%) VPN
3 12 (33.33%) WAN
4 9 (25.00%) Broadband
5 8 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (19.44%) NAS
7 6 (16.67%) LAN
7 6 (16.67%) Network Security
7 6 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (8.33%) DHCP
9 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) Internet
10 1 (2.78%) DMZ
10 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.78%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
1 13 (36.11%) Support Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Support
3 7 (19.44%) Technical Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Support Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Systems Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Security Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.78%) Head of Security
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Security Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Service Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Fat Client
1 14 (38.89%) Thin Client
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
5 13 (36.11%) Windows XP
6 9 (25.00%) Linux
7 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (19.44%) Android
8 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
1 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
1 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (19.44%) ITIL
1 7 (19.44%) Software Licensing
1 7 (19.44%) Time Management
2 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (16.67%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) Data Security
3 5 (13.89%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (13.89%) Network Management
3 5 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) SIEM
3 5 (13.89%) Social Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Web Filtering
4 4 (11.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) MCP
1 6 (16.67%) MCSE
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) CEH
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
2 5 (13.89%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) CREST Certified
2 5 (13.89%) OSCP
2 5 (13.89%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (13.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (38.89%) Apple
3 13 (36.11%) Cisco
4 9 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (22.22%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) Sophos
5 8 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) GFI Software
6 2 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
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