The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 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 of the Communications & Networking category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 51 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.53% 1.25% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 8.45% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 5
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +110.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 71 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.01% 14.82% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 85
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Merseyside

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) DNS
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (77.27%) HP
3 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
4 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
5 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (63.64%) Kerberos
6 14 (63.64%) NFS
6 14 (63.64%) ITIL
6 14 (63.64%) IPsec
6 14 (63.64%) PKI
7 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
7 13 (59.09%) .NET
8 11 (50.00%) MCSE
8 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (50.00%) MCITP
9 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
9 10 (45.45%) Server Monitoring
9 10 (45.45%) LDAP
9 10 (45.45%) IBM
9 10 (45.45%) Dell
10 8 (36.36%) VMware
10 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
10 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (31.82%) Degree
12 5 (22.73%) WAN
12 5 (22.73%) DHCP
12 5 (22.73%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) DNS
2 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
3 14 (63.64%) Kerberos
3 14 (63.64%) IPsec
4 10 (45.45%) LDAP
5 5 (22.73%) WAN
5 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) SAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Support
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) WSH
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (63.64%) PKI
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Change Management
4 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (59.09%) VB.NET
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (50.00%) MCITP
2 7 (31.82%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (9.09%) ISSAP
3 2 (9.09%) ISSMP
3 2 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) NFS
3 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.64%) XenServer
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) HP SIM
2 3 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) HP
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 10 (45.45%) Dell
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Kaspersky
4 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Aruba
5 1 (4.55%) CA
Speke, Liverpool
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Salary: £17,000 to £21,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago