The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 28 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.33% 3.47% 0.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 31.82% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 18.00% 10.89% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 11
Average salary £29,500 £27,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.27% -25.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £24,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 22 August 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
(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
Lincoln +6 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 6 (85.71%) LAMP
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 4 (57.14%) MySQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 4 (57.14%) IT Governance
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) HND
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Nokia
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (85.71%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Support
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) LAMP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint