The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 4.35% 1.32% 11.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 6.25% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £67,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.03% +107.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 17.39% 21.05% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 17
Average salary £28,000 £21,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.23% -40.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Marlow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Marlow region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Marlow

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) VPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) OpenUP
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) ADSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (62.50%) VPLS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) BIG-IP
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) ADSL
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) PBX
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Team Leader
1 3 (37.50%) Network Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) OpenUP
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCIE
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) BT