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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 89 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 36 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.53% 2.97% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 17.06% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 26
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,252
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £27,150 £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
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
172 211 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.10% 17.42% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 128 167 160
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -29 4 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Firewall
East Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Cisco
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
7 7 (22.58%) LAN
7 7 (22.58%) VoIP
7 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
8 6 (19.35%) WAN
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) CCNA
8 6 (19.35%) VPN
9 5 (16.13%) DNS
9 5 (16.13%) CCNP
9 5 (16.13%) SAN
9 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (12.90%) DHCP
10 4 (12.90%) vSphere
11 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
11 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
11 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
11 3 (9.68%) MCSE
11 3 (9.68%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
2 7 (22.58%) VoIP
3 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.68%) Wireless
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Internet
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) DSL
7 2 (6.45%) TACACS
7 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Field Service Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Field Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Security Tester
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) NHS
1 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Information Security
1 2 (6.45%) Fault Management
1 2 (6.45%) Security Testing
1 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
1 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
2 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNA
3 5 (16.13%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) CISSP
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.68%) Degree
5 2 (6.45%) CISMP
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
5 2 (6.45%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) CCDA
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.23%) MCTS
6 1 (3.23%) MCITP
6 1 (3.23%) NCDA
6 1 (3.23%) VCAP
6 1 (3.23%) CCEE
6 1 (3.23%) CCAA
6 1 (3.23%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) XenServer
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Cisco
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (38.71%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 2 (6.45%) Nokia
5 2 (6.45%) Symantec
5 2 (6.45%) F5
6 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) Sage
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle