The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 3.11% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
Firewall
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 10.56% 6.48% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 10
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Firewall
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Poole

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (40.00%) UAG

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (40.00%) UAG
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) SAP