The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 8 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 18.75% 5.41% 35.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.00% 14.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 20
Average salary £32,500 £62,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.58% +125.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £62,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Rochdale region.

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 78.13% 37.84% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 40
Average salary £40,500 £33,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Firewall
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Rochdale

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Internet
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) Coaching
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) ADSL
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
5 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) vCloud
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) WPF
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) SQL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
2 5 (35.71%) ADSL
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Support
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) WCF
1 4 (28.57%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) WatchGuard
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
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