The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 62 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 19 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.37% 3.56% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.27% 28.99% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 14
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +3.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £44,900 £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 69 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.70% 12.28% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 108 58 84
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Bath -10 16 £36,500 +46.00% 17
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 24 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) VMware
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (43.75%) Citrix
6 14 (43.75%) LAN
6 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
7 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (37.50%) SQL
8 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
9 10 (31.25%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
10 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
10 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) DHCP
10 9 (28.13%) DNS
10 9 (28.13%) HP
11 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (18.75%) Internet
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco
12 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.75%) IIS
12 6 (18.75%) Windows 8

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (18.75%) IIS
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) LAN
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
3 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 6 (18.75%) SAN
3 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 5 (15.63%) Intranet
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) VLAN
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.38%) IPv4
6 3 (9.38%) IPv6
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) TETRA
7 1 (3.13%) PBX
7 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (25.00%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) IT Support
4 4 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) CSS
2 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Open Source
1 3 (9.38%) PDA
2 2 (6.25%) DTV
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
5 9 (28.13%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.25%) AIX
8 2 (6.25%) SUSE
8 2 (6.25%) Debian
8 2 (6.25%) Fedora
8 2 (6.25%) CentOS
9 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.13%) UNIX
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
3 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.38%) Ruby
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCT
System Software
1 26 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) XenServer
5 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 3 (9.38%) Xen
6 3 (9.38%) MetaFrame
7 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.13%) vSphere
8 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
1 1 (3.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) VMware
3 14 (43.75%) Citrix
4 9 (28.13%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) Avaya
7 4 (12.50%) Apple
7 4 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
8 3 (9.38%) Dell
9 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.25%) Veritas
9 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle
10 1 (3.13%) Meru Networks
10 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
10 1 (3.13%) Siemens
10 1 (3.13%) Nortel
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent training / benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £24000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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