The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 12 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 2.56% 5.71% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 25.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £22,000 £20,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 25.64% 22.86% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Firewall
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Northwich

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) MGCP
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) MGCP
3 1 (33.33%) H.323
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Field Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Draytek
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) 3Com
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco