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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 44 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.77% - 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.03% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £34,000
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
37 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.25% 10.22% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 34 31 32
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +29.87%
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 26 January 2015. 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 - 10 £30,000 -
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) VoIP
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (75.00%) VPN
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) VLAN
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
5 10 (62.50%) SSL
5 10 (62.50%) FTP
5 10 (62.50%) MCSA
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (56.25%) SAN
6 9 (56.25%) VBScript
6 9 (56.25%) HTML
6 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
6 9 (56.25%) CSS
6 9 (56.25%) FMCG
6 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) Mitel
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (18.75%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) Apple
8 2 (12.50%) Sage
8 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 10 (62.50%) SSL
3 10 (62.50%) VLAN
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (62.50%) FTP
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Support Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) FMCG
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Security Management
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Process Management
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSA
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Mitel
4 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
4 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) AlgoSec
5 1 (6.25%) Cyber-Ark