The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 12 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.67% 31.58% 20.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.57% 37.50% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 17
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +62.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,250 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 16 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 85.19% 84.21% 74.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £46,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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 11 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (66.67%) Internet
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) SLA
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) vSphere
4 5 (33.33%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (26.67%) vCloud
5 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
7 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Broadband

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Broadband
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) WPF
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) vCloud
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago