The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 45 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.42% 3.79% 4.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.44% 18.03% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 17
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Firewall
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 122 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 14.61% 21.03% 29.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 111 117
Average salary £40,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.21% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Leicester

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leicester

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 24 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (41.67%) Wireless
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
4 14 (38.89%) Legal
4 14 (38.89%) Risk Management
4 14 (38.89%) Information Security
5 13 (36.11%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) Clustering
5 13 (36.11%) CISM
5 13 (36.11%) CISSP
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
6 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 12 (33.33%) IIS
7 11 (30.56%) Dell
7 11 (30.56%) Cisco
8 10 (27.78%) HP
8 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 9 (25.00%) Linux
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (22.22%) LAN
10 8 (22.22%) WAN
10 8 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.67%) MCSE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) Wireless
2 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) LAN
3 8 (22.22%) WAN
4 6 (16.67%) SAN
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
6 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) DNS
8 1 (2.78%) SSL
8 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (38.89%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
2 14 (38.89%) Security Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Information Architect
3 11 (30.56%) Information Security Architect
4 9 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Security Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
8 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) IT Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (36.11%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
1 14 (38.89%) Risk Management
1 14 (38.89%) Information Security
2 5 (13.89%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) Korn
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) CISM
1 13 (36.11%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) MCSE
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.89%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCDP
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) Hyper-V
3 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Dell
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 10 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 11 days ago