The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 25 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 4.69% 2.81% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.03% 35.71% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +69.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £42,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Redhill
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 14 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 16.15% 7.87% 29.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 53
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Firewall
Salary Trend in Redhill

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Redhill

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Redhill

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (86.67%) Citrix
3 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
5 28 (62.22%) VMware
6 27 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (55.56%) Degree
8 24 (53.33%) Cisco
9 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
11 18 (40.00%) UNIX
12 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (33.33%) XenApp
13 15 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 15 (33.33%) MS Project
13 15 (33.33%) MetaFrame
14 13 (28.89%) ITIL
15 12 (26.67%) MCSE
15 12 (26.67%) IIS
15 12 (26.67%) Oracle
15 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (24.44%) Project Management
17 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
18 9 (20.00%) WebLogic
18 9 (20.00%) VPN
19 8 (17.78%) CCNA
19 8 (17.78%) WAN
19 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
19 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Redhill 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 12 (26.67%) IIS
2 9 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
3 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 15 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.00%) VPN
3 8 (17.78%) WAN
4 7 (15.56%) SAN
5 5 (11.11%) LAN
6 4 (8.89%) DHCP
6 4 (8.89%) Kerberos
6 4 (8.89%) DNS
6 4 (8.89%) IPsec
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Security Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Operations Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (40.00%) UNIX
5 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.33%) Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.44%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.44%) Information Security
5 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
1 4 (8.89%) Perl
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) MCSE
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (17.78%) CCNA
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.89%) MCITP
4 4 (8.89%) MCSA
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.44%) ISEB
6 2 (4.44%) CISSP
System Software
1 36 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (33.33%) XenApp
3 15 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (33.33%) MetaFrame
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Cacti
1 4 (8.89%) SCOM
1 4 (8.89%) Nagios
1 4 (8.89%) AppManager
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Citrix
2 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (62.22%) VMware
4 24 (53.33%) Cisco
5 12 (26.67%) Oracle
6 5 (11.11%) HP
7 4 (8.89%) SonicWALL
7 4 (8.89%) EMC
8 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.44%) Qualys