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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 33 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 2.13% 2.94% 2.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 31.25% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +68.00%
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
25 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 13.30% 9.41% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 38
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £42,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (87.88%) Citrix
3 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
5 21 (63.64%) VMware
5 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (51.52%) Degree
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco
7 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
8 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (39.39%) UNIX
10 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
10 12 (36.36%) MS Project
10 12 (36.36%) MetaFrame
10 12 (36.36%) XenApp
10 12 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (33.33%) ITIL
12 10 (30.30%) Oracle
13 9 (27.27%) IIS
13 9 (27.27%) MCSE
13 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (24.24%) Project Management
15 7 (21.21%) SAN
15 7 (21.21%) WAN
15 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
16 6 (18.18%) VPN
17 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
17 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
17 5 (15.15%) CCNA

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 9 (27.27%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) GlassFish
4 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 12 (36.36%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 6 (18.18%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 4 (12.12%) Kerberos
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
6 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Security Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.06%) IT Operations Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Network Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (39.39%) UNIX
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Line Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
1 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) MCSE
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.12%) MCSA
4 4 (12.12%) MCITP
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (36.36%) MetaFrame
3 12 (36.36%) XenApp
3 12 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Nagios
1 4 (12.12%) AppManager
1 4 (12.12%) Cacti
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) Citrix
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 21 (63.64%) VMware
4 17 (51.52%) Cisco
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) SonicWALL
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint