The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 9 1 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.42% 23.33% 10.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 55.00% 66.67% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 1 10
Average salary £32,500 £72,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.17% +92.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £72,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.85% 35.00% 33.60%
Number of salaries quoted 54 9 33
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Shropshire

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Firewall
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -12 16 £30,500 - 5
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 34 (68.00%) Cisco
2 33 (66.00%) VMware
3 28 (56.00%) Citrix
4 27 (54.00%) Windows
5 25 (50.00%) VPN
6 24 (48.00%) DNS
7 23 (46.00%) Linux
7 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
8 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 15 (30.00%) DDNS
11 15 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (28.00%) IP Telephony
12 14 (28.00%) SAN
12 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (28.00%) HP
13 13 (26.00%) CCNA
13 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
13 13 (26.00%) Network Design
13 13 (26.00%) Brocade
14 11 (22.00%) VLAN
14 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
14 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
14 11 (22.00%) IPv4
14 11 (22.00%) IPv6
15 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 10 (20.00%) SQL Server

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) VPN
2 24 (48.00%) DNS
3 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (30.00%) DDNS
4 15 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (28.00%) IP Telephony
5 14 (28.00%) SAN
6 11 (22.00%) VLAN
6 11 (22.00%) IPv4
6 11 (22.00%) IPv6
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (16.00%) NAS
7 8 (16.00%) WAN
7 8 (16.00%) DHCP
8 7 (14.00%) LAN
9 6 (12.00%) Network Security
10 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.00%) VoIP
10 3 (6.00%) SNMP
11 2 (4.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
1 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Network Support
4 6 (12.00%) Network Manager
4 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Network Security Manager
5 5 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Network Operations Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Linux
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Network Design
2 5 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Network Management
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (26.00%) CCNA
4 9 (18.00%) CCA
4 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (16.00%) MCSE
5 8 (16.00%) MCSA
6 5 (10.00%) CCNP
7 3 (6.00%) VCP4
8 2 (4.00%) CCDP
9 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (22.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Cisco
2 33 (66.00%) VMware
3 28 (56.00%) Citrix
4 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) HP
6 13 (26.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (26.00%) Brocade
7 9 (18.00%) SonicWALL
7 9 (18.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.00%) McAfee
8 4 (8.00%) Mitel
8 4 (8.00%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.00%) Avaya
8 4 (8.00%) Juniper
9 3 (6.00%) Remedy
10 2 (4.00%) Nokia
11 1 (2.00%) Lotus
11 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
Shropshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago