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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 11 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.12% 14.58% 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 15.91% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £36,250 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.79% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
15 44 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 45.45% 91.67% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 44 11
Average salary £54,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 6 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) ADSL
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
4 2 (22.22%) LLU
4 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) DSLAM
4 2 (22.22%) DSL
4 2 (22.22%) L2TP
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) IP Telephony
1 6 (66.67%) ADSL
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) LLU
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) DSLAM
3 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 2 (22.22%) L2TP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 2 (22.22%) Broadband
3 2 (22.22%) PPP
3 2 (22.22%) IPv6
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Field Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
1 2 (22.22%) Information Security
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) JNCIS
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
Rochdale, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago