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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 46 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.85% 4.38% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.89% 27.83% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 37
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
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
87 115 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.89% 15.75% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 67 106 146
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +12 9 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Lutterworth - 9 £35,000 -
Coalville - 4 £55,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
3 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
4 24 (45.28%) IIS
5 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
5 23 (43.40%) Degree
6 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
6 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
7 19 (35.85%) Smartcard
7 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (35.85%) Software Deployment
8 18 (33.96%) Cisco
9 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
11 11 (20.75%) Linux
12 10 (18.87%) LAN
12 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
12 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
12 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
13 9 (16.98%) Wireless
13 9 (16.98%) Retail
13 9 (16.98%) CCNP
13 9 (16.98%) WAN
14 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
14 8 (15.09%) ITIL
14 8 (15.09%) CCNA
14 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
14 8 (15.09%) F5

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (45.28%) IIS
2 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.55%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (39.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) IBM PureFlex
2 4 (7.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) LAN
1 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.98%) WAN
2 9 (16.98%) Wireless
3 6 (11.32%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (9.43%) SSL
5 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.55%) HTTP
5 4 (7.55%) SMTP
5 4 (7.55%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) MPLS
6 3 (5.66%) Network Security
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.77%) Internet
7 2 (3.77%) NX-OS
7 2 (3.77%) OSPF
7 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) VPN
8 1 (1.89%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.55%) Subversion
General
1 9 (16.98%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Back Office
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory Engineer
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory Support
1 19 (35.85%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 19 (35.85%) Support Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Network Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) IBM Storage Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (7.55%) Storage Architect
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Smartcard
2 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.32%) IVR
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 21 (39.62%) Windows 7
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server
4 11 (20.75%) Linux
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Debian
6 4 (7.55%) Unix
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Software Deployment
2 10 (18.87%) Load Balancing
3 8 (15.09%) ITIL
4 7 (13.21%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (11.32%) Web Filtering
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
6 5 (9.43%) Presales
6 5 (9.43%) Project Management
7 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.55%) ITSM
7 4 (7.55%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (7.55%) Performance Testing
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Service Management
7 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (16.98%) CCNP
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 6 (11.32%) MCSE
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.55%) CCDP
6 4 (7.55%) CISSP
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE
7 2 (3.77%) MCP
8 1 (1.89%) CCSP
8 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 3 (5.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.32%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) Cisco
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
4 8 (15.09%) F5
5 7 (13.21%) IBM
5 7 (13.21%) VMware
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix
6 6 (11.32%) Fortinet
6 6 (11.32%) MobileIron
6 6 (11.32%) NetApp
7 4 (7.55%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.55%) HP
8 3 (5.66%) Dell
8 3 (5.66%) Palo Alto
8 3 (5.66%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.77%) Meraki
9 2 (3.77%) Motorola
9 2 (3.77%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.89%) Avaya
Leicester, Leicestershire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago