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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 20 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 29 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 12.39% 4.68% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.42% 50.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 2
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +70.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £41,000 £33,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £34,350
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
48 16 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redhill 20.51% 9.36% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 45 12 57
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £57,000
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 29 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Redhill

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 46 (83.64%) Citrix
3 43 (78.18%) Active Directory
4 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
5 34 (61.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (60.00%) Degree
7 31 (56.36%) Cisco
8 29 (52.73%) VMware
9 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (47.27%) UNIX
11 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
12 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
13 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
14 15 (27.27%) MS Project
14 15 (27.27%) VPN
14 15 (27.27%) MetaFrame
14 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
14 15 (27.27%) XenApp
15 14 (25.45%) Oracle
15 14 (25.45%) ITIL
16 13 (23.64%) IIS
16 13 (23.64%) MCSE
16 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (21.82%) Project Management
18 11 (20.00%) Finance
18 11 (20.00%) WebLogic
19 10 (18.18%) CCNA
19 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
20 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 13 (23.64%) IIS
2 11 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (27.27%) MS Project
3 5 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (34.55%) TCP/IP
2 15 (27.27%) VPN
3 8 (14.55%) WAN
4 7 (12.73%) SAN
5 5 (9.09%) LAN
6 4 (7.27%) IPsec
6 4 (7.27%) Network Security
6 4 (7.27%) DHCP
6 4 (7.27%) Kerberos
6 4 (7.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Analyst
1 22 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (23.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (14.55%) Operations Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) IT Operations Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) Technical Support
7 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Information Security Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Security Specialist
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Security Specialist
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Information Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (49.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (47.27%) UNIX
5 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.55%) Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.27%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
4 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.27%) Information Security
4 4 (7.27%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (7.27%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) Perl
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
1 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (60.00%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) MCSE
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (7.27%) ISEB
4 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 4 (7.27%) MCSA
4 4 (7.27%) MCITP
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCIE
System Software
1 43 (78.18%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (27.27%) MetaFrame
3 15 (27.27%) XenApp
3 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Nagios
1 4 (7.27%) AppManager
1 4 (7.27%) SCOM
1 4 (7.27%) Cacti
Vendors
1 46 (83.64%) Citrix
2 36 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 31 (56.36%) Cisco
4 29 (52.73%) VMware
5 14 (25.45%) Oracle
6 5 (9.09%) HP
7 4 (7.27%) EMC
7 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
7 4 (7.27%) Qualys
8 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint