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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 40 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.80% 1.02% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 10.71% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 12
Average salary £41,250 £26,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.65% -25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
39 28 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.71% 9.56% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 52
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) ARCserve
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) CA
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Network Management
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) Change Control
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Advisor
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware