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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 14 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 12.82% 17.86% 4.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 74.07% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 4
Average salary £43,500 £38,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.25% +68.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
24 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 20.51% 24.11% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 8
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £43,550
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 3 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Maidstone

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (36.36%) CCNA
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (27.27%) Nessus
5 6 (27.27%) MVS
5 6 (27.27%) SIEM
5 6 (27.27%) Analytics
5 6 (27.27%) LogRhythm
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (13.64%) VMware
8 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.64%) SaaS
8 3 (13.64%) PaaS
8 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
8 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (13.64%) VoIP
8 3 (13.64%) SQL
8 3 (13.64%) Juniper
8 3 (13.64%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.64%) Office 365
9 2 (9.09%) FortiGate

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
1 3 (13.64%) PaaS
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Thin Client
1 3 (13.64%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) MVS
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SIEM
1 6 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) Korn
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCNA
3 2 (9.09%) CCSE
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIS
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) CISMP
4 1 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Nessus
2 2 (9.09%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (27.27%) LogRhythm
4 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
5 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.09%) Aruba
5 2 (9.09%) F5
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) HP
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago