The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 60 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.42% 3.32% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.19% 23.53% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 15
Average salary £25,500 £40,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.64% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £49,875 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Firewall
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 85 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.63% 14.12% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 96 68 79
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Somerset

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Somerset

Firewall
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Frome - 7 £25,500 -
Street -9 3 £45,000 -
Bath -17 3 £47,000 +33.33% 5
Yeovil 0 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Taunton - 1 - -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) MS Exchange
3 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 19 (52.78%) DHCP
4 19 (52.78%) DNS
5 17 (47.22%) VPN
5 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) LAN
6 15 (41.67%) SAN
7 12 (33.33%) WAN
7 12 (33.33%) VMware
7 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (30.56%) HP
8 11 (30.56%) Linux
8 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
9 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (27.78%) ITIL
9 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
10 9 (25.00%) Citrix
10 9 (25.00%) Internet
10 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Juniper
12 7 (19.44%) Change Management
13 6 (16.67%) SonicWALL
13 6 (16.67%) Apple

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 23 (63.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Business One
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) DHCP
1 19 (52.78%) DNS
2 17 (47.22%) VPN
3 15 (41.67%) LAN
3 15 (41.67%) SAN
4 12 (33.33%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
6 9 (25.00%) Internet
7 5 (13.89%) Intranet
7 5 (13.89%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (11.11%) Wireless
9 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 3 (8.33%) FTP
9 3 (8.33%) IPv4
9 3 (8.33%) IPv6
9 3 (8.33%) LDAP
9 3 (8.33%) VLAN
9 3 (8.33%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (2.78%) PBX
10 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) CouchDB
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) IT Support
2 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Senior IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) PDA
1 3 (8.33%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (5.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) CCTV
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.33%) Android
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.56%) CentOS
8 2 (5.56%) SUSE
8 2 (5.56%) Debian
8 2 (5.56%) Fedora
9 1 (2.78%) UNIX
9 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
4 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Software Licensing
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Perl
2 3 (8.33%) Python
2 3 (8.33%) Ruby
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) XenServer
5 3 (8.33%) MetaFrame
5 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.33%) Xen
5 3 (8.33%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) HP
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 7 (19.44%) Juniper
7 6 (16.67%) SonicWALL
7 6 (16.67%) Apple
8 5 (13.89%) SAP
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco
9 3 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (8.33%) Avaya
9 3 (8.33%) Mitel
9 3 (8.33%) ProCurve
9 3 (8.33%) Infor
9 3 (8.33%) NEC
9 3 (8.33%) Kerio
10 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.78%) Nortel
11 1 (2.78%) Siemens
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