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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 18 9 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 11.57% 17.00% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.65% 58.62% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £48,500 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.22%
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 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 14.35% 29.00% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 25
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £33,000 £52,500
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 17 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Redhill

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Citrix
3 20 (60.61%) UNIX
3 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 20 (60.61%) Degree
4 19 (57.58%) Cisco
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (51.52%) Finance
5 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (39.39%) VPN
7 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
8 10 (30.30%) VMware
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (21.21%) Oracle
10 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
10 7 (21.21%) ITIL
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) CCNA
10 7 (21.21%) Information Security
10 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
10 7 (21.21%) Qualys
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) IIS
11 6 (18.18%) MCSE
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (18.18%) Project Management
11 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 6 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) VPN
2 4 (12.12%) LAN
2 4 (12.12%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Wireless
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Information Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) Information Security Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Support
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) IT Operations Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Support Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) UNIX
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.21%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security
1 7 (21.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 6 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.09%) Network Management
4 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.21%) CCNA
4 6 (18.18%) MCSE
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.12%) ISEB
5 4 (12.12%) CISSP
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) MetaFrame
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Citrix
2 19 (57.58%) Cisco
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle
5 7 (21.21%) Qualys
6 2 (6.06%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL