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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 39 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.37% 1.38% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 9.80% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £37,900 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
23 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.80% 14.09% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 44
Average salary £37,900 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,412
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 29 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 +15 7 £37,900 +61.27%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 15 (55.56%) DNS
4 15 (55.56%) VMware
5 14 (51.85%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) DHCP
6 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
7 11 (40.74%) SAN
7 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
9 9 (33.33%) WAN
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) MCSA
9 9 (33.33%) Backup Exec
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (29.63%) NAS
10 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
11 7 (25.93%) Citrix
12 6 (22.22%) Data Security
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco
12 6 (22.22%) VPN
12 6 (22.22%) IIS
12 6 (22.22%) XenApp

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 17 (62.96%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (22.22%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) DNS
2 13 (48.15%) DHCP
3 11 (40.74%) SAN
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 9 (33.33%) LAN
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) NAS
7 6 (22.22%) VPN
8 5 (18.52%) NetScaler
9 4 (14.81%) VoIP
9 4 (14.81%) Wireless
10 3 (11.11%) iSCSI
11 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Security Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Security Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Manager
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
6 2 (7.41%) Network Support
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.70%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Data Security
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Data Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) MCSA
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (18.52%) MCP
3 4 (14.81%) CCA
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (14.81%) NCDA
3 4 (14.81%) NCIE
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
1 13 (48.15%) Hyper-V
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) XenApp
3 6 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Websense
5 4 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
5 4 (14.81%) AppSense
5 4 (14.81%) Veeam
6 3 (11.11%) Veritas
7 2 (7.41%) New Relic
8 1 (3.70%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) Apple