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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 38 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.60% 1.70% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.95% 9.57% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £51,600 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
43 94 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.47% 17.80% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 78 59
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,168 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) COBIT
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) IIS
5 3 (20.00%) MCP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) PSTN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) OpenEdge
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) PSTN
5 2 (13.33%) ADSL
5 2 (13.33%) ISDN
5 2 (13.33%) SMTP
5 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) WEP
5 2 (13.33%) WPA
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Security Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Information Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Architecture Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) COM
2 1 (6.67%) ODBC
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) OLE DB
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) ERP
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) Market Research
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCP
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (26.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Sage
4 1 (6.67%) Alias
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Mitel
4 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Unisys
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £38,511 to £48,743 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago