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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 27 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 10.42% 12.73% 14.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.36% 84.85% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,550
% change year-on-year
- +3.76%
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
44 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 16.99% 15.00% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 26
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Redhill

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) VPN
2 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (71.88%) Citrix
4 22 (68.75%) VMware
5 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (53.13%) XenApp
6 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (53.13%) LAN
6 17 (53.13%) WAN
6 17 (53.13%) MS Office
7 16 (50.00%) Avaya
7 16 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (46.88%) Finance
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
9 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (40.63%) Windows 2000
11 12 (37.50%) IIS
11 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
11 12 (37.50%) SCCM
12 11 (34.38%) Office 365
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (31.25%) Backup Exec
13 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (31.25%) IBM Notes
13 10 (31.25%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (31.25%) Lotus
14 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
14 9 (28.13%) Cisco

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (37.50%) IIS
2 10 (31.25%) IBM Notes
2 10 (31.25%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Office
2 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) VPN
2 17 (53.13%) LAN
2 17 (53.13%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) Broadband
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Support
2 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (40.63%) Windows 2000
6 6 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Service Management
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.50%) Information Security
3 4 (12.50%) Change Control
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.50%) SSCP
3 4 (12.50%) CISA
3 4 (12.50%) CISM
3 4 (12.50%) CEH
3 4 (12.50%) CISSP
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) XenApp
3 16 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 10 (31.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (71.88%) Citrix
2 22 (68.75%) VMware
3 16 (50.00%) Avaya
4 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) Lotus
6 9 (28.13%) Cisco
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) McAfee
7 4 (12.50%) Websense
7 4 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 4 (12.50%) Qualys
7 4 (12.50%) Tripwire
8 2 (6.25%) Apple
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.13%) Draytek
9 1 (3.13%) NETGEAR