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 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 - 11 11
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - 10.87% 9.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
0 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham - 32.61% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 9
Average salary - £45,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +109.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Cacti
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk