The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 42 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.40% 3.22% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 18.52% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £55,000 £30,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.45% 17.36% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 43
Average salary £49,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.06% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £16,187 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Firewall
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Peterborough

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (47.06%) ITIL
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
1 8 (47.06%) Line Management
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) ITSM
2 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (23.53%) Intel
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Visio
2 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
1 6 (35.29%) Team Leader
1 6 (35.29%) Operations Team Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
1 8 (47.06%) Line Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) ITSM
2 6 (35.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (23.53%) CCNP
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Intel
4 2 (11.76%) HP