The first table below looks at the demand for GCFW in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GCFW over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst (GCFW)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing GCFW 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
216 178 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.93% 25.99% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 193 149 222
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
GCFW
East Midlands

GCFW
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

GCFW Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

GCFW
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

GCFW Salary Trend in Leicestershire

GCFW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing GCFW 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 GCFW.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell

GCFW
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing GCFW 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 GCFW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GSEC
1 1 (100.00%) GCWN
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (100.00%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds