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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 11 47 19
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 17 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 17.89% 1.72% 8.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.46% 21.05% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 6
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -8.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
41 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 43.16% 8.19% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 12
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 4 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 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 34 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (80.95%) CheckPoint
3 26 (61.90%) CCNA
4 25 (59.52%) CCNP
4 25 (59.52%) WAN
5 20 (47.62%) Linux
6 17 (40.48%) LAN
6 17 (40.48%) Juniper
6 17 (40.48%) F5
7 16 (38.10%) Network Monitoring
8 15 (35.71%) MPLS
9 14 (33.33%) VLAN
9 14 (33.33%) Migration
10 13 (30.95%) Websense
10 13 (30.95%) DHCP
10 13 (30.95%) DNS
10 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (26.19%) Open Source
13 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
13 9 (21.43%) Aruba
13 9 (21.43%) Lumension
13 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
13 9 (21.43%) MS Office
13 9 (21.43%) Windows
13 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
13 9 (21.43%) McAfee
13 9 (21.43%) SonicWALL
13 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Office
2 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (59.52%) WAN
2 17 (40.48%) LAN
3 15 (35.71%) MPLS
4 14 (33.33%) VLAN
5 13 (30.95%) DHCP
5 13 (30.95%) DNS
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 8 (19.05%) Network Security
7 8 (19.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (14.29%) VoIP
9 5 (11.90%) Internet
9 5 (11.90%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (9.52%) Wireless
10 4 (9.52%) BGP
10 4 (9.52%) OSPF
11 3 (7.14%) VPN
12 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
12 2 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (11.90%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Network Engineer
2 19 (45.24%) Deployment Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Support
3 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Lead Network Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Open Source
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Information Security
4 5 (11.90%) CRM
4 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (4.76%) SIEM
6 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 34 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (61.90%) CCNA
3 25 (59.52%) CCNP
4 8 (19.05%) CCSA
4 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 7 (16.67%) CCSE
6 5 (11.90%) JNCIA
7 4 (9.52%) JNCIS
7 4 (9.52%) CCSP
8 3 (7.14%) CCDA
8 3 (7.14%) CCDP
8 3 (7.14%) VCP4
9 1 (2.38%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) Cisco
2 34 (80.95%) CheckPoint
3 17 (40.48%) Juniper
3 17 (40.48%) F5
4 13 (30.95%) Websense
5 9 (21.43%) Aruba
5 9 (21.43%) Lumension
5 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.43%) McAfee
5 9 (21.43%) SonicWALL
5 9 (21.43%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.90%) Clearswift
6 5 (11.90%) Trend Micro
7 4 (9.52%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.76%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Palantir
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