The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 11 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 18.00% 8.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.25% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £29,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.25%
Firewall
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 32.00% 58.33% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 10
Average salary £38,500 £45,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.91% -9.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £43,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,875 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

Firewall
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Sidcup

Firewall
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) Avaya
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 28 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 28 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 28 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (89.29%) Mentoring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 28 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 28 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 28 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Technical Support
2 27 (96.43%) Analyst
2 27 (96.43%) Support Analyst
2 27 (96.43%) Technical Analyst
2 27 (96.43%) Technical Support Analyst
3 14 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 14 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 13 (46.43%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Support
4 13 (46.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 13 (46.43%) Support Engineer
4 13 (46.43%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (46.43%) Technical Support Engineer
5 12 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (42.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 28 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 28 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Mentoring
System Software
1 28 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 28 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Avaya
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) VMware