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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 51 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.08% 4.07% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.15% 19.05% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 7
Average salary £31,500 £60,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.50% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
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
47 126 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.85% 21.39% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 106 83
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
1 20 (68.97%) PCI DSS
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
3 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
4 14 (48.28%) VMware
4 14 (48.28%) Clustering
5 13 (44.83%) IIS
5 13 (44.83%) Dell
6 12 (41.38%) HP
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco
6 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
7 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (31.03%) Wireless
10 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
10 8 (27.59%) Information Security
10 8 (27.59%) Legal
10 8 (27.59%) CISM
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (27.59%) SAN
10 8 (27.59%) Linux
10 8 (27.59%) MCSE
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) CISSP
10 8 (27.59%) SDLC

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 13 (44.83%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
2 9 (31.03%) Wireless
3 8 (27.59%) SAN
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
6 2 (6.90%) DNS
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
7 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (27.59%) Legal
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Systems Engineer
1 11 (37.93%) Security Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Information Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Security Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Clustering
2 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Information Security
1 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
1 8 (27.59%) Security Architecture
1 8 (27.59%) SDLC
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) MCSE
1 8 (27.59%) CISSP
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (27.59%) CISM
2 7 (24.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) PCI DSS
2 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
1 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
2 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
1 14 (48.28%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Dell
3 12 (41.38%) HP
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) IBM
4 7 (24.14%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £25k - 37k per year
Posted: 26 days ago