The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Skipton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 22.22% - 10.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £34,250 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.22%
Firewall
North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Skipton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Skipton 22.22% 8.33% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 9
Average salary £25,000 £22,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -65.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Skipton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Skipton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Skipton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Skipton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VoIP
3 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) Information Security
5 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
5 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
6 4 (30.77%) Broadband
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Nokia
6 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
6 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 3 (23.08%) MPLS
7 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) F5
8 1 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Nortel
8 1 (7.69%) ISEB

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Skipton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Skipton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) VoIP
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) Broadband
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security
1 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (38.46%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) UAG
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Nokia
2 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya