The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 45 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.31% 0.58% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.81% 4.76% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% -43.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.96% 12.17% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 42
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 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
Thetford - 4 £30,000 -
King's Lynn - 2 - -
Norwich +1 1 - -
Great Yarmouth - 1 £32,500 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Data Security
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Information Security
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) VBScript
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) VLAN
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (28.57%) MCSA
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) FTP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) FMCG
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) Mitel
8 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
8 2 (14.29%) ProCurve

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) FTP
4 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Security Specialist
1 5 (35.71%) IT Security Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Security
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VBScript
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSA
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISA
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Mitel
4 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
4 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) Sage
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) AlgoSec
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber-Ark