The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 46 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.80% 3.29% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 19.54% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 7
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Firewall
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 87 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.80% 16.86% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 44
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £59,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (28.57%) COBIT
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) MCP
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) COM
6 2 (14.29%) IIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) OpenEdge
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) ADSL
5 2 (14.29%) ISDN
5 2 (14.29%) PSTN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) DMZ
5 2 (14.29%) WEP
5 2 (14.29%) WPA
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) GLBP
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.14%) SSH
6 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Information Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support
6 1 (7.14%) Designer
6 1 (7.14%) Application Support Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) OLE DB
2 1 (7.14%) WSDL
2 1 (7.14%) ODBC
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) ERP
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Alias
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Unisys
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago