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 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 5 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 39 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.02% 9.92% 15.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.90% 26.67% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 8
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £17,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £47,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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
62 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.24% 37.19% 26.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 43 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +9 18 £27,250 +37.97% 1
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 44 (60.27%) Citrix
2 40 (54.79%) VMware
3 34 (46.58%) Cisco
3 34 (46.58%) Windows
4 30 (41.10%) TCP/IP
4 30 (41.10%) DNS
5 27 (36.99%) Linux
6 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
7 25 (34.25%) VPN
7 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
8 24 (32.88%) SAN
9 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
10 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
11 17 (23.29%) DHCP
12 16 (21.92%) CheckPoint
12 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
14 14 (19.18%) IP Telephony
14 14 (19.18%) VLAN
14 14 (19.18%) Software Delivery
15 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
15 13 (17.81%) DDNS
15 13 (17.81%) CCNA
15 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (16.44%) MCSA
17 11 (15.07%) ITIL
17 11 (15.07%) MCSE

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.11%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.37%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) TCP/IP
1 30 (41.10%) DNS
2 25 (34.25%) VPN
3 24 (32.88%) SAN
4 17 (23.29%) DHCP
5 14 (19.18%) IP Telephony
5 14 (19.18%) VLAN
6 13 (17.81%) DDNS
7 11 (15.07%) IPv4
7 11 (15.07%) IPv6
7 11 (15.07%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (15.07%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (13.70%) NAS
8 10 (13.70%) LAN
8 10 (13.70%) WAN
9 5 (6.85%) VoIP
10 4 (5.48%) Network Security
11 2 (2.74%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (2.74%) IPsec
12 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Hudson
General
1 3 (4.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Support Engineer
2 19 (26.03%) Network Engineer
3 15 (20.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 14 (19.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 14 (19.18%) Project Manager
5 13 (17.81%) Network Manager
6 11 (15.07%) Network Support Engineer
6 11 (15.07%) Network Support
7 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (12.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (9.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Operations Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (6.85%) Security Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Network Security Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Security Operations Manager
10 5 (6.85%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.74%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (46.58%) Windows
2 27 (36.99%) Linux
3 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) Software Delivery
2 11 (15.07%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Network Design
3 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) CCNA
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (16.44%) MCSA
4 11 (15.07%) MCSE
5 7 (9.59%) CCA
5 7 (9.59%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (8.22%) MCITP
7 2 (2.74%) MCDST
7 2 (2.74%) CCENT
7 2 (2.74%) CCNP
8 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.37%) XenServer
5 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) Citrix
2 40 (54.79%) VMware
3 34 (46.58%) Cisco
4 25 (34.25%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.92%) CheckPoint
6 10 (13.70%) Brocade
6 10 (13.70%) HP
7 7 (9.59%) SonicWALL
8 4 (5.48%) Remedy
9 3 (4.11%) McAfee
9 3 (4.11%) Blue Coat
9 3 (4.11%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.74%) Mitel
10 2 (2.74%) Avaya
10 2 (2.74%) Juniper
11 1 (1.37%) Lotus
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