The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 11 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.37% 2.08% 6.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.18% 7.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 22
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.66% 29.67% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 93 83
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Bedfordshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Luton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Luton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (80.00%) WAN
2 19 (76.00%) CheckPoint
3 18 (72.00%) Windows
4 17 (68.00%) IIS
4 17 (68.00%) LAN
4 17 (68.00%) MPLS
5 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (64.00%) VMware
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
6 15 (60.00%) Oracle
7 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (52.00%) F5
8 13 (52.00%) Incident Management
8 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
9 12 (48.00%) Cisco
9 12 (48.00%) Linux
9 12 (48.00%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
9 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
11 10 (40.00%) MCSE
11 10 (40.00%) ITIL
11 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
11 10 (40.00%) VPN
11 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (40.00%) Statistics

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 17 (68.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Lync
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (80.00%) WAN
2 17 (68.00%) LAN
2 17 (68.00%) MPLS
3 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (48.00%) BIG-IP
5 10 (40.00%) VPN
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) SAN
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.00%) DMVPN
8 3 (12.00%) DHCP
9 2 (8.00%) Network Security
10 1 (4.00%) xDSL
10 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
10 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
10 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
10 1 (4.00%) SMTP
10 1 (4.00%) ATM
10 1 (4.00%) ISDN
10 1 (4.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (12.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Account Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Junior
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Mitel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
4 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Incident Management
2 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (40.00%) MCSE
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 4 (16.00%) CCNP
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 13 (52.00%) F5
5 12 (48.00%) Cisco
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) HP
9 2 (8.00%) Juniper
10 1 (4.00%) Veeam
10 1 (4.00%) Aruba
10 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
10 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
10 1 (4.00%) 3Com
10 1 (4.00%) Mitel
10 1 (4.00%) Brocade
10 1 (4.00%) Dell
10 1 (4.00%) BT
10 1 (4.00%) Veritas
10 1 (4.00%) Lotus
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