The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 6 17 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +32
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 18 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 25.71% 11.24% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 35.71% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 4
Average salary £42,500 £47,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.05% +11.17%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.97%
Firewall
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 38.57% 31.46% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 20
Average salary £42,500 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.09% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
2 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (54.17%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) Juniper
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (41.67%) CCNA
6 9 (37.50%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 8 (33.33%) CCSE
7 8 (33.33%) JNCIS
7 8 (33.33%) JNCIP
7 8 (33.33%) Wireless
7 8 (33.33%) Network Security
7 8 (33.33%) F5
7 8 (33.33%) Aruba
7 8 (33.33%) FortiGate
7 8 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (25.00%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.83%) NetScreen
9 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
9 5 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) VMware
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.50%) CCIE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 8 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security
2 8 (33.33%) Wireless
3 6 (25.00%) LAN
3 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (20.83%) NetScreen
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Junior
3 6 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (4.17%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.17%) Project Management
2 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) CCNP
3 10 (41.67%) CCNA
4 8 (33.33%) CCSE
4 8 (33.33%) JNCIP
4 8 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 3 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
3 13 (54.17%) Juniper
4 8 (33.33%) Aruba
4 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 8 (33.33%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Citrix
8 1 (4.17%) Google
8 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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