The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 9 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 5.71% 2.44% 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 10.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 14.29% 24.39% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 15
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £59,812 £38,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Firewall
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Oldham

Firewall
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware