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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 20 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 7.11% 2.83% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.56% 37.50% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £37,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £48,250 £34,850
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
43 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 21.83% 7.55% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 43
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,700 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,800 £55,000
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 22 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Newport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) CheckPoint
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
4 9 (40.91%) LAN
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
4 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (40.91%) Juniper
4 9 (40.91%) CCNP
5 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
6 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
6 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) Network Management
8 5 (22.73%) Change Control
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
9 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) Dell
9 4 (18.18%) Citrix
9 4 (18.18%) CCNA
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 9 (40.91%) LAN
2 9 (40.91%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (18.18%) Wireless
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
5 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Project Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) EqualLogic
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) Security Architecture
2 5 (22.73%) Network Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNP
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) MCITP
3 3 (13.64%) VCP5
4 2 (9.09%) JNCIP
4 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco
2 14 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 9 (40.91%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago