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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 20 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 8.39% 13.49% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 48.57% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 1
Average salary £43,500 £28,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.63% +23.91%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
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 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 18.88% 27.78% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 8
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,200 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
5 6 (28.57%) SIEM
5 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) MVS
5 6 (28.57%) Nessus
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
8 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) Juniper
9 2 (9.52%) DNS
9 2 (9.52%) CCNP
9 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) Windows
9 2 (9.52%) Banking
9 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
9 2 (9.52%) Open Source
9 2 (9.52%) VLAN
9 2 (9.52%) OSPF
9 2 (9.52%) BGP
9 2 (9.52%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) Legal
9 2 (9.52%) Migration
9 2 (9.52%) Information Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (23.81%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) MPLS
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
5 2 (9.52%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) BGP
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Security Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) MVS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) SIEM
1 6 (28.57%) Analytics
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Information Security
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.76%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.76%) Korn
1 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) LogRhythm
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Websense
5 1 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) F5
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday