The table below looks at the statistics for FirePass skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FirePass over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
F5 Networks FirePass
Rank 243 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FirePass 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
FirePass
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1192 918 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.30% 13.69% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 782 996
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FirePass
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FirePass Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FirePass
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FirePass Salary Trend in the North West

FirePass
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FirePass within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
FirePass
England

FirePass
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing FirePass 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 FirePass.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Junos
1 9 (100.00%) F5
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate

FirePass
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing FirePass 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 FirePass. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Junos
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Juniper
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 9 (100.00%) F5