The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 65 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 36 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.15% 3.78% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 20.81% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 32 20
Average salary £32,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,150 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 173 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.21% 18.17% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 47 139 122
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Firewall
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Coalville - 1 £25,000 - 1
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) PCI DSS
3 18 (43.90%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
3 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
4 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
6 13 (31.71%) Cisco
6 13 (31.71%) Wireless
6 13 (31.71%) Information Security
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (29.27%) Security Architecture
7 12 (29.27%) CISSP
8 11 (26.83%) SAN
8 11 (26.83%) CISM
8 11 (26.83%) SQL
9 10 (24.39%) HP
9 10 (24.39%) Dell
9 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (24.39%) Retail
10 9 (21.95%) Clustering
10 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (21.95%) LAN
10 9 (21.95%) IIS
10 9 (21.95%) MCP
10 9 (21.95%) Linux
10 9 (21.95%) MCSE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
2 13 (31.71%) Wireless
3 11 (26.83%) SAN
4 10 (24.39%) WAN
5 9 (21.95%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) DHCP
6 6 (14.63%) VPN
6 6 (14.63%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) Internet
7 3 (7.32%) BGP
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
8 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.88%) MPLS
8 2 (4.88%) OSPF
8 2 (4.88%) SSL
9 1 (2.44%) FTP
9 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 10 (24.39%) Retail
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Security Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Architect
3 12 (29.27%) Security Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Information Architect
6 4 (9.76%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Network Specialist
9 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Security Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.44%) IT Administrator
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Clustering
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.88%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (9.76%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Information Security
2 12 (29.27%) Security Architecture
3 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
5 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.44%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.44%) Security Management
8 1 (2.44%) ERP
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) CISSP
2 11 (26.83%) CISM
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (21.95%) MCP
4 9 (21.95%) MCSE
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (9.76%) CCNP
6 4 (9.76%) CCNA
7 2 (4.88%) MCSA
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.44%) CCDP
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) PCI DSS
2 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.44%) RACF
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) VMware
2 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) HP
4 10 (24.39%) Dell
5 8 (19.51%) IBM
6 7 (17.07%) EMC
7 5 (12.20%) Citrix
7 5 (12.20%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) NEC
8 2 (4.88%) ProCurve
8 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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