The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 90 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.49% 3.96% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 22.16% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 176 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 15.93% 17.85% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 115 151 129
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,003
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Nottingham

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Nottingham

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
6 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 5 (19.23%) LAN
6 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 4 (15.38%) DHCP
7 4 (15.38%) VoIP
7 4 (15.38%) CCNA
7 4 (15.38%) Juniper
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (15.38%) Network Security
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (11.54%) vSphere
8 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
8 3 (11.54%) SAN
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (11.54%) HP
8 3 (11.54%) Dell
8 3 (11.54%) CCNP
8 3 (11.54%) CISSP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) Network Security
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) LDAP
5 2 (7.69%) FTP
5 2 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) SMTP
5 2 (7.69%) SSL
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) OSPF
5 2 (7.69%) TACACS
5 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Field Service Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Field Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Tester
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Security Tester
3 2 (7.69%) IT Support
3 2 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
1 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Fault Management
1 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
1 2 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
1 2 (7.69%) Information Security
2 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.85%) Validation
2 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.85%) Project Management
2 1 (3.85%) CRM
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) CCNP
3 3 (11.54%) CISSP
3 3 (11.54%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) CCIE
4 2 (7.69%) CISMP
4 2 (7.69%) CEH
5 1 (3.85%) MCTS
5 1 (3.85%) MCITP
5 1 (3.85%) NCDA
5 1 (3.85%) VCAP
5 1 (3.85%) CCEE
5 1 (3.85%) CCAA
5 1 (3.85%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
1 9 (34.62%) Citrix
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Nokia
6 2 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.85%) Sage
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle