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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 4 5 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 22.22% 25.71% 7.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 56.25% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £32,500 £16,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.12% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,550 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.76% -1.15%
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
6 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 66.67% 45.71% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 12
Average salary £32,500 £16,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.12% -36.00%
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 16 September 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Draytek
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) ADSL
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (40.00%) Draytek
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + car, phone & laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago