The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 14 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 1.72% 1.59% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 3.51% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.62% 45.24% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Lothian

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 12 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Informix
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat