The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 29 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.61% 0.74% 3.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.61% 4.55% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 4
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +60.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £42,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £42,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.41% 16.30% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 27
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,248 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Solihull

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Solihull

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

Firewall Salary Histogram in Solihull

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (47.37%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CCNA
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 5 (26.32%) Juniper
5 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (26.32%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (21.05%) Android
6 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Aruba
6 4 (21.05%) Junos
6 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (21.05%) F5
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
6 4 (21.05%) Swedish Language
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) OSPF
6 4 (21.05%) Avaya
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 4 (21.05%) ISDN
6 4 (21.05%) C
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) Blackberry

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) VPN
2 4 (21.05%) ISDN
2 4 (21.05%) MPLS
2 4 (21.05%) OSPF
2 4 (21.05%) Junos
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 3 (15.79%) PABX
3 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
3 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Swedish Language
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 2 (10.53%) Finnish Language
3 2 (10.53%) Norwegian Language
4 1 (5.26%) German Language
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (21.05%) Android
2 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) SIEM
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CCNA
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 5 (26.32%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) Avaya
3 4 (21.05%) Aruba
3 4 (21.05%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) Brocade
4 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Solihull
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Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 15 days ago