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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 51 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.23% 0.80% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 4.76% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £37,900 £26,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.01% -11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
20 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.43% 16.80% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 57 47
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 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £41,500
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 16 September 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 +12 6 £37,900 +61.27%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 14 (56.00%) DNS
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (52.00%) VMware
5 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (48.00%) DHCP
7 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
8 10 (40.00%) SAN
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (36.00%) LAN
9 9 (36.00%) MCSA
9 9 (36.00%) WAN
9 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (32.00%) NAS
11 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (28.00%) Citrix
12 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (24.00%) VPN
12 6 (24.00%) IIS
12 6 (24.00%) Data Security
12 6 (24.00%) XenApp
13 5 (20.00%) NetScaler

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (24.00%) IIS
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) DHCP
3 10 (40.00%) SAN
3 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) LAN
4 9 (36.00%) WAN
5 8 (32.00%) NAS
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.00%) VoIP
8 4 (16.00%) Wireless
9 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) IT Security Specialist
3 5 (20.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Security
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Process Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (36.00%) MCSA
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
3 4 (16.00%) CCA
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (16.00%) NCDA
3 4 (16.00%) NCIE
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (24.00%) XenApp
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (16.00%) vSphere
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (16.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) AppSense
5 4 (16.00%) Websense
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) New Relic
7 1 (4.00%) Mitel
7 1 (4.00%) Apple