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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 16 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.05% 5.19% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.55% 46.67% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
55 15 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 29.10% 11.11% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 22
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £33,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (64.44%) CCNP
4 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 20 (44.44%) Windows
5 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 20 (44.44%) Wireless
6 19 (42.22%) CCNA
6 19 (42.22%) LAN
6 19 (42.22%) WAN
7 18 (40.00%) ITIL
7 18 (40.00%) VMware
8 17 (37.78%) Service Delivery
8 17 (37.78%) SLA
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
8 17 (37.78%) Network Management
8 17 (37.78%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
11 13 (28.89%) Dell
12 12 (26.67%) iSCSI
12 12 (26.67%) EqualLogic
12 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
14 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) Wireless
2 19 (42.22%) WAN
2 19 (42.22%) LAN
3 17 (37.78%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (26.67%) iSCSI
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 8 (17.78%) VLAN
8 5 (11.11%) VPN
9 4 (8.89%) DHCP
9 4 (8.89%) VRRP
9 4 (8.89%) HSRP
10 3 (6.67%) OSPF
10 3 (6.67%) BGP
10 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
10 3 (6.67%) RIP
11 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.22%) SAN
11 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Network Engineer
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Project Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) EqualLogic
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) ITIL
2 17 (37.78%) Service Delivery
2 17 (37.78%) Network Management
3 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 1 (2.22%) Change Control
4 1 (2.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (64.44%) CCNP
3 19 (42.22%) CCNA
4 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (22.22%) MCITP
5 7 (15.56%) VCP5
5 7 (15.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Hyper-V
2 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 18 (40.00%) VMware
4 13 (28.89%) Dell
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.89%) HP
8 3 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 2 (4.44%) Juniper
10 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.22%) SonicWALL
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago