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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 50 20
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -30
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 13.95% 1.58% 9.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 23.53% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 8
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
33 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 38.37% 6.72% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 17 12
Average salary £47,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (84.21%) CheckPoint
3 27 (71.05%) CCNA
4 23 (60.53%) WAN
5 22 (57.89%) CCNP
6 19 (50.00%) Linux
7 16 (42.11%) LAN
7 16 (42.11%) MPLS
7 16 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (39.47%) Juniper
9 14 (36.84%) VLAN
9 14 (36.84%) Migration
10 13 (34.21%) DHCP
10 13 (34.21%) DNS
10 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (31.58%) F5
12 11 (28.95%) Open Source
13 10 (26.32%) Websense
14 8 (21.05%) CCSA
14 8 (21.05%) SonicWALL
14 8 (21.05%) Blue Coat
14 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 8 (21.05%) MS Office
14 8 (21.05%) Windows
14 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
14 8 (21.05%) McAfee
14 8 (21.05%) Aruba
14 8 (21.05%) Lumension
14 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) WAN
2 16 (42.11%) LAN
2 16 (42.11%) MPLS
3 14 (36.84%) VLAN
4 13 (34.21%) DNS
4 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (34.21%) DHCP
5 7 (18.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (13.16%) Internet
6 5 (13.16%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (13.16%) Network Security
6 5 (13.16%) OSPF
6 5 (13.16%) BGP
7 4 (10.53%) VoIP
8 3 (7.89%) VPN
9 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.26%) Wireless
9 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
General
1 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 20 (52.63%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Support
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (36.84%) Migration
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) CRM
4 4 (10.53%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (5.26%) SIEM
5 2 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.63%) Analytics
6 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (71.05%) CCNA
3 22 (57.89%) CCNP
4 8 (21.05%) CCSA
4 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) CCSE
6 5 (13.16%) JNCIA
7 3 (7.89%) JNCIS
7 3 (7.89%) CCSP
7 3 (7.89%) CCDA
7 3 (7.89%) CCDP
8 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Nessus
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) CheckPoint
3 15 (39.47%) Juniper
4 12 (31.58%) F5
5 10 (26.32%) Websense
6 8 (21.05%) Blue Coat
6 8 (21.05%) SonicWALL
6 8 (21.05%) McAfee
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) Lumension
6 8 (21.05%) Aruba
7 5 (13.16%) Trend Micro
7 5 (13.16%) Clearswift
8 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.26%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Palantir
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