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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 14 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 26 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 13.07% 6.34% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 60.00% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 1
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +50.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 32.66% 10.56% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 64 15 36
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £41,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (50.00%) CCNP
3 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 16 (47.06%) LAN
4 16 (47.06%) WAN
5 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
6 13 (38.24%) VMware
7 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 12 (35.29%) ITIL
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
7 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
8 11 (32.35%) Network Management
9 10 (29.41%) EqualLogic
9 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (29.41%) Dell
9 10 (29.41%) Citrix
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) SLA
9 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
9 10 (29.41%) Wireless
9 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) LAN
1 16 (47.06%) WAN
2 10 (29.41%) Wireless
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (26.47%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (26.47%) iSCSI
4 8 (23.53%) VPN
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Project Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Firewall Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) EqualLogic
1 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Network Management
3 10 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (50.00%) CCNP
3 12 (35.29%) CCNA
4 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (26.47%) MCITP
5 7 (20.59%) VCP5
5 7 (20.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 17 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (38.24%) VMware
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) Dell
4 10 (29.41%) Citrix
5 6 (17.65%) Juniper
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago