The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 Maidstone region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 49 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +9
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.20% 10.98% 4.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 60.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.43% 18.29% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 20
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Firewall
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Wireless
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
3 7 (77.78%) F5
3 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 7 (77.78%) VoIP
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
1 7 (77.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMTP
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 1 (11.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Riverbed
2 7 (77.78%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Sun
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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