The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 5 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 19.23% 6.35% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 71.43% 22.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
14 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 26.92% 28.57% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 20
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Firewall
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Firewall Salary Trend in North Wales

Firewall
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Flintshire - 5 - -
Gwynedd - 5 £27,500 -
Firewall
Wales

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CCNP
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) Jetty
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) Jetty
1 5 (50.00%) nginx
1 5 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
1 5 (50.00%) PaaS
1 5 (50.00%) Route 53
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JUnit
1 5 (50.00%) Maven
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (50.00%) Hudson
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Network Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (50.00%) Private Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
1 5 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) MCSA
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) HP
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (50.00%) Veeam
1 5 (50.00%) RightScale
1 5 (50.00%) Red Gate