The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Norfolk region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 12 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.93% 1.41% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.71% 13.33% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Average salary £33,750 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.37% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 45 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.16% 10.56% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 34
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £39,700 £41,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Firewall
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Norfolk

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Norfolk

Firewall
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +24 10 £36,450 +55.10%
King's Lynn - 2 £25,250 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 17 (60.71%) DNS
4 17 (60.71%) VMware
5 15 (53.57%) DHCP
6 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 13 (46.43%) SAN
7 13 (46.43%) SQL
7 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
8 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (39.29%) Backup Exec
9 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
10 9 (32.14%) LAN
10 9 (32.14%) WAN
10 9 (32.14%) MCSA
10 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (28.57%) NAS
11 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (28.57%) vSphere
12 7 (25.00%) Cisco
13 6 (21.43%) Citrix
13 6 (21.43%) IIS
13 6 (21.43%) XenApp
14 5 (17.86%) NetScaler

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) IIS
4 5 (17.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) DNS
2 15 (53.57%) DHCP
3 13 (46.43%) SAN
4 10 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (32.14%) LAN
5 9 (32.14%) WAN
6 8 (28.57%) NAS
7 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
7 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
7 5 (17.86%) VPN
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) VoIP
10 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) IT Security Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Support
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Network Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Network Support
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.57%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Network Monitoring
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
1 5 (17.86%) Information Security
1 5 (17.86%) Data Security
2 4 (14.29%) Data Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) MCSA
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (17.86%) MCP
3 4 (14.29%) CCA
3 4 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (14.29%) NCDA
3 4 (14.29%) NCIE
4 1 (3.57%) MCTS
4 1 (3.57%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) Hyper-V
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (28.57%) vSphere
4 6 (21.43%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.29%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Veritas
6 4 (14.29%) Websense
6 4 (14.29%) AppSense
6 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Veeam
7 2 (7.14%) New Relic
8 1 (3.57%) Apple