The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 19 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 20 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 9.90% 6.96% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.77% 52.38% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Firewall
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 32.18% 13.29% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 20 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +33.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,312 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Firewall
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Newport

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Newport region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 37 (90.24%) Cisco
2 29 (70.73%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (65.85%) CCNP
4 19 (46.34%) LAN
4 19 (46.34%) WAN
5 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
5 18 (43.90%) Windows
5 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
5 18 (43.90%) Wireless
6 17 (41.46%) CCNA
7 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
7 16 (39.02%) ITIL
7 16 (39.02%) VMware
8 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
8 15 (36.59%) SLA
8 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (36.59%) Network Management
8 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
11 12 (29.27%) Dell
11 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (26.83%) EqualLogic
12 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Storage
12 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
13 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.32%) Lync
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) WAN
1 19 (46.34%) LAN
2 18 (43.90%) Wireless
3 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (36.59%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco PIX
4 10 (24.39%) iSCSI
5 8 (19.51%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) VPN
7 4 (9.76%) DHCP
7 4 (9.76%) HSRP
7 4 (9.76%) VRRP
8 3 (7.32%) OSPF
8 3 (7.32%) BGP
8 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
8 3 (7.32%) RIP
9 2 (4.88%) SAN
9 2 (4.88%) VoIP
10 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Network Engineer
2 19 (46.34%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) Project Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) EqualLogic
1 11 (26.83%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (24.39%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Service Delivery
2 15 (36.59%) Network Management
3 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 1 (2.44%) Change Control
4 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.44%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (65.85%) CCNP
3 17 (41.46%) CCNA
4 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (24.39%) MCITP
5 7 (17.07%) VCP5
5 7 (17.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
3 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.32%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) CheckPoint
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
4 12 (29.27%) Dell
5 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 10 (24.39%) Citrix
7 5 (12.20%) HP
8 3 (7.32%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.88%) Juniper
10 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
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