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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 12.12% 3.39% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 13.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £27,500 £46,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.54% +77.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
18 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 27.27% 25.42% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 18
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +57.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 July 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 - 3 £27,500 - 1
Firewall
Wales

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Jetty
3 5 (50.00%) nginx
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 5 (50.00%) PaaS
3 5 (50.00%) RightScale
3 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Hudson
3 5 (50.00%) Digital Media
3 5 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (50.00%) Route 53
3 5 (50.00%) Big Data
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
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 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
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 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure 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
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
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%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
1 5 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) RightScale
2 3 (30.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (30.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (30.00%) Veeam
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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