The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Lincolnshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 24 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.77% 6.76% 4.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 38.46% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 5
Average salary £33,250 £33,504 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% -16.24%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 33.02% 17.57% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 14
Average salary £40,000 £33,504 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.38% -10.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Lincolnshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln 0 2 £26,500 -41.11%
Spalding - 2 £40,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) HTTP
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) Data Security
6 3 (37.50%) Wireless
6 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (25.00%) MCTS
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 2 (25.00%) Network Security
7 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) PABX
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) LAMP
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) HND
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDA
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Websense
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix