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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 45 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.31% 14.41% 13.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 38.10% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 41 10 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £49,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.63%
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
75 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.19% 37.84% 24.52%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 29
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £50,250 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +6 19 £30,000 +21.21% 3
Firewall
West Midlands

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 40 (55.56%) Cisco
1 40 (55.56%) VMware
2 38 (52.78%) Citrix
3 33 (45.83%) Windows
4 29 (40.28%) DNS
5 28 (38.89%) TCP/IP
6 27 (37.50%) Linux
7 26 (36.11%) VPN
8 24 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (30.56%) SAN
10 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
13 18 (25.00%) CheckPoint
14 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (22.22%) DDNS
15 16 (22.22%) VLAN
15 16 (22.22%) IP Telephony
16 15 (20.83%) CCNA
16 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
17 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
17 14 (19.44%) Network Design
18 13 (18.06%) Brocade
18 13 (18.06%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (18.06%) HP
18 13 (18.06%) IPv4
18 13 (18.06%) IPv6
18 13 (18.06%) DHCP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) Apache
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 29 (40.28%) DNS
2 28 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 26 (36.11%) VPN
4 22 (30.56%) SAN
5 16 (22.22%) DDNS
5 16 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 16 (22.22%) VLAN
6 13 (18.06%) Cisco IOS
6 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (18.06%) IPv4
6 13 (18.06%) IPv6
6 13 (18.06%) DHCP
7 10 (13.89%) WAN
8 9 (12.50%) NAS
8 9 (12.50%) LAN
9 6 (8.33%) VoIP
9 6 (8.33%) Network Security
10 3 (4.17%) SNMP
11 2 (2.78%) IPsec
11 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Hudson
General
1 2 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Network Engineer
2 22 (30.56%) Support Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (18.06%) Project Manager
4 13 (18.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 12 (16.67%) Network Manager
6 10 (13.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 10 (13.89%) Network Support
7 9 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 7 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (6.94%) Network Operations Manager
11 5 (6.94%) Security Operations Manager
11 5 (6.94%) Operations Manager
11 5 (6.94%) Network Security Manager
11 5 (6.94%) Security Manager
12 4 (5.56%) Cisco Support
12 4 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.39%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Linux
3 24 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Network Design
2 13 (18.06%) Software Delivery
3 7 (9.72%) ITIL
4 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (6.94%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.78%) Network Management
7 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.39%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.39%) WAN Optimisation
8 1 (1.39%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.39%) Service Management
8 1 (1.39%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.39%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.39%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.83%) CCNA
3 11 (15.28%) MCSE
3 11 (15.28%) MCSA
4 9 (12.50%) CCA
4 9 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (5.56%) CCNP
6 3 (4.17%) MCITP
7 2 (2.78%) CCENT
7 2 (2.78%) MCDST
8 1 (1.39%) CCDP
8 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.39%) XenApp
4 1 (1.39%) XenServer
4 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 40 (55.56%) Cisco
1 40 (55.56%) VMware
2 38 (52.78%) Citrix
3 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (18.06%) HP
5 13 (18.06%) Brocade
6 8 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 7 (9.72%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.94%) McAfee
8 5 (6.94%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.56%) Remedy
10 3 (4.17%) Avaya
10 3 (4.17%) Juniper
10 3 (4.17%) Mitel
11 2 (2.78%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
12 1 (1.39%) Nokia
12 1 (1.39%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago