The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall 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
Firewall
Rank 60 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 37 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.09% 2.90% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.34% 16.97% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 10
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,900 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 218 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.68% 17.06% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 173 98
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham +3 25 £36,250 -3.33%
Sutton-in-Ashfield - 9 £20,000 -
Mansfield - 2 £25,000 -
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 26 (50.98%) VMware
3 20 (39.22%) Cisco
3 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (33.33%) Linux
5 16 (31.37%) WAN
6 15 (29.41%) UNIX
6 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
7 14 (27.45%) NAS
8 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
8 13 (25.49%) VPN
9 11 (21.57%) DNS
9 11 (21.57%) Project Management
10 9 (17.65%) IIS
10 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 9 (17.65%) SAN
10 9 (17.65%) Network Security
11 8 (15.69%) Juniper
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.73%) ITIL
12 7 (13.73%) Citrix
12 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (13.73%) Finance
12 7 (13.73%) VLAN
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (11.76%) LAN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.80%) MS Office
3 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Google Apps
2 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) WAN
2 15 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 14 (27.45%) NAS
4 13 (25.49%) VPN
5 11 (21.57%) DNS
6 9 (17.65%) SAN
6 9 (17.65%) Network Security
7 7 (13.73%) VLAN
8 6 (11.76%) LAN
9 5 (9.80%) VoIP
9 5 (9.80%) DHCP
9 5 (9.80%) Internet
10 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
10 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.88%) BGP
10 3 (5.88%) Unified Communications
11 2 (3.92%) FCoE
11 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (3.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
1 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Build Forge
1 1 (1.96%) Hudson
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.84%) Storage Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Network Support
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) COM
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) CESG
2 4 (7.84%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Linux
3 15 (29.41%) UNIX
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.96%) SUSE
8 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.96%) MVS
8 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Project Management
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
4 3 (5.88%) Data Security
4 3 (5.88%) Information Security
4 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.88%) Product Management
4 3 (5.88%) SIEM
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.92%) CRM
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.96%) Migration
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (1.96%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) REXX
3 1 (1.96%) JCL
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.76%) CCNA
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) CISA
4 3 (5.88%) CISM
4 3 (5.88%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) CISSP
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.96%) IBM WebSphere Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) CCIE
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
1 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 4 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.92%) KVM
5 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) Firmware
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) WMI
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) VMware
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco
3 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.69%) Juniper
5 7 (13.73%) Citrix
6 6 (11.76%) NetApp
6 6 (11.76%) HP
6 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 6 (11.76%) F5
7 5 (9.80%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat
8 4 (7.84%) Google
8 4 (7.84%) EMC
9 3 (5.88%) Dell
9 3 (5.88%) IBM
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle
10 2 (3.92%) Sage
10 2 (3.92%) Avaya
10 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
10 2 (3.92%) Fortinet