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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 13 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 13.89% - 9.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.81% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 58.33% 27.27% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 8
Average salary £45,250 £50,000 £48,188
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.50% +3.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £50,000 £50,875
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Sidcup

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Sidcup region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 10 (50.00%) Avaya
3 10 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) HP
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 5 (25.00%) Apple
6 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (20.00%) Games
7 4 (20.00%) XenApp
7 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
7 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (20.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) SSL
8 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (15.00%) NAS
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) DFS Replication
8 3 (15.00%) vSphere

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 10 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) XenApp
1 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (15.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Avaya
3 7 (35.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) Apple
6 2 (10.00%) Websense
6 2 (10.00%) Radware
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft