The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Orpington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Orpington region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 10 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 16.13% 34.25% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 37.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 0
Average salary £24,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Orpington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 67 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Orpington 64.52% 91.78% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 66 6
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £42,500 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
London

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Orpington

Firewall
Salary Trend in Orpington

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Orpington

Firewall
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Orpington

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Orpington by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Orpington 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ADSL
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Juniper
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy