The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - - 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.70% 44.44% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £27,000 £52,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.57% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £40,800 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £48,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Livingston

Firewall
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) CEH