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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 8 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 21.74% - 10.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% - 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £40,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
24 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 52.17% 22.73% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 6
Average salary £45,250 £50,000 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.50% +26.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £40,000 £50,875
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Sidcup

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco
3 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (53.85%) Mac OS X
5 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (53.85%) Windows 8
6 12 (46.15%) Avaya
6 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
6 12 (46.15%) MS Office
7 9 (34.62%) HP
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (26.92%) Citrix
8 7 (26.92%) SAN
8 7 (26.92%) Apple
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (23.08%) DFS Replication
9 6 (23.08%) vSphere
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) NAS
9 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
10 5 (19.23%) Cyber Security

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 14 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
2 6 (23.08%) NAS
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) Internet
4 4 (15.38%) Wireless
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
General
1 3 (11.54%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (53.85%) Windows 8
3 14 (53.85%) Mac OS X
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (34.62%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (19.23%) Cyber Security
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (15.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
1 6 (23.08%) DFS Replication
1 6 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (46.15%) Avaya
3 9 (34.62%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Apple
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Websense
6 4 (15.38%) Radware