The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 25 July 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 61 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.09% 3.44% 4.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 16.91% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 26
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £17,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 136 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.79% 20.33% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 59 123 135
Average salary £24,750 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
England

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Firewall
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Firewall Salary Trend in the North East

Firewall
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in the North East

Firewall
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Tyne and Wear -10 9 £30,500 +1.66% 3
Firewall
England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) DNS
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) ADSL
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) DSL
7 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Subversion
8 3 (13.64%) Network Design
8 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (13.64%) Ruby
8 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
8 3 (13.64%) Google
8 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (13.64%) Spring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) ADSL
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) DSL
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) HTTP
4 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.55%) OSPF
6 1 (4.55%) BGP
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JUnit
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Support
3 3 (13.64%) Web Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Spring
1 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (13.64%) Django
1 3 (13.64%) Guice
1 3 (13.64%) REST
1 3 (13.64%) Play Framework
1 3 (13.64%) Sensu
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Web Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Python
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCTS
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Nagios
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
1 3 (13.64%) Ganglia
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.64%) collectd
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Google
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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