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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 52 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.45% 1.05% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.78% 7.46% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +160.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
90 67 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.67% 14.08% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 74 54 73
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +27.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (68.00%) DNS
4 16 (64.00%) HP
5 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
6 14 (56.00%) PKI
6 14 (56.00%) Kerberos
6 14 (56.00%) NFS
6 14 (56.00%) ITIL
6 14 (56.00%) IPsec
7 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (52.00%) .NET
8 11 (44.00%) MCSE
8 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (44.00%) MCITP
9 10 (40.00%) IBM
9 10 (40.00%) HP SIM
9 10 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
9 10 (40.00%) LDAP
9 10 (40.00%) Dell
10 8 (32.00%) VMware
10 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (32.00%) Degree
11 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (28.00%) WAN
11 7 (28.00%) LAN
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) DNS
2 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (56.00%) Kerberos
3 14 (56.00%) IPsec
4 10 (40.00%) LDAP
5 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 5 (20.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.00%) VPN
8 2 (8.00%) VoIP
8 2 (8.00%) Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) SAN
9 1 (4.00%) Internet
9 1 (4.00%) MPLS
9 1 (4.00%) OSPF
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (4.00%) Network Security
9 1 (4.00%) RIP
9 1 (4.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Law
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) WSH
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Design
5 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) MCSE
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (44.00%) MCITP
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) CISM
3 3 (12.00%) ISSAP
3 3 (12.00%) ISSMP
3 3 (12.00%) CCNP
3 3 (12.00%) CISSP
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) NFS
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) HP
3 10 (40.00%) Dell
3 10 (40.00%) IBM
4 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 2 (8.00%) Kaspersky
8 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (4.00%) Aruba
8 1 (4.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) Juniper
8 1 (4.00%) CA
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago