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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.78% 1.68% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 9.21% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £46,250 £39,000 £35,666
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.58% +9.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,250 £31,331
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
47 76 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.91% 18.27% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 109
Average salary £42,500 £57,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,331
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Luton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Terminal Server
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (36.36%) Juniper
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) ISA Server
5 4 (36.36%) Websense
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (27.27%) SaaS
6 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) CCNA
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Security Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) CCA
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCSE
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Terminal Server
2 4 (36.36%) ISA Server
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Websense
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
6 1 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (9.09%) Lumesse
6 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago