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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 51 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.67% 1.59% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 10.11% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 20
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,420 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,712 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
65 89 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.35% 15.70% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 136
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,450 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
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 5 March 2015. 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
Bath -3 6 £27,250 -4.11% 7
Taunton +7 4 - -
Yeovil +6 3 £34,000 -32.00%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) VPN
3 17 (53.13%) DNS
3 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (43.75%) DHCP
6 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
6 11 (34.38%) MS Office
6 11 (34.38%) SAN
7 10 (31.25%) VMware
8 9 (28.13%) LAN
9 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) VoIP
10 7 (21.88%) WAN
10 7 (21.88%) Wireless
10 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
11 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 6 (18.75%) Change Management
11 6 (18.75%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) Cisco
11 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) Citrix
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) Office 365
13 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Office
2 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) VPN
2 17 (53.13%) DNS
2 17 (53.13%) TCP/IP
3 14 (43.75%) DHCP
4 11 (34.38%) SAN
5 9 (28.13%) LAN
6 7 (21.88%) VoIP
6 7 (21.88%) WAN
6 7 (21.88%) Wireless
7 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 3 (9.38%) LDAP
8 3 (9.38%) FTP
8 3 (9.38%) HTTP
8 3 (9.38%) SSL
8 3 (9.38%) IPsec
8 3 (9.38%) Internet
8 3 (9.38%) VLAN
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (9.38%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (9.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) IT Support
2 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (18.75%) Help Desk Technician
2 6 (18.75%) Support Technician
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Streaming Video
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 8
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X Server
5 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Change Management
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Information Security
3 3 (9.38%) Security Management
3 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
3 3 (9.38%) SIEM
4 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
4 2 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.38%) CCSA
1 3 (9.38%) CCNP
1 3 (9.38%) CCNA
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Kerio MailServer
4 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 5 (15.63%) Citrix
6 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 3 (9.38%) NEC
6 3 (9.38%) Nokia
6 3 (9.38%) Apple
6 3 (9.38%) Brocade
6 3 (9.38%) Mitel
6 3 (9.38%) ProCurve
6 3 (9.38%) Infor
6 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.38%) Kerio
7 2 (6.25%) Siemens
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) Veritas
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