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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.20% 0.78% 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 4.17% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -46.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
25 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 14.97% 18.60% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £63,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper