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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 0.93% 1.00% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
18 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 8.33% 4.00% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 14
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £38,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £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 10 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft