The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Renfrewshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - 8 17
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 4.00% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 11.11% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Renfrewshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 28.57% 36.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £27,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Scotland

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Renfrewshire

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (20.00%) Nokia
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Linux

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds