The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 35 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.33% 0.66% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.67% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £30,000 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% +14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.26% 9.84% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 62
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Software Licensing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) ADSL
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Unix Architect
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Software Licensing
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Draytek
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) NETGEAR
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
Luton
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago