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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 65 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 16 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.07% 3.10% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.98% 22.08% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 20
Average salary £25,500 £32,500 £31,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,700 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £49,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.26%
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
89 77 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.50% 14.03% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 88 62 97
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 - 2
Bath -21 3 £47,000 +44.61% 11
Street -13 2 £45,000 -
Yeovil +1 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (91.43%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) MS Exchange
3 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (54.29%) LAN
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) DNS
5 17 (48.57%) DHCP
5 17 (48.57%) VMware
6 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (40.00%) SAN
8 12 (34.29%) VPN
8 12 (34.29%) WAN
9 11 (31.43%) ITIL
9 11 (31.43%) Linux
9 11 (31.43%) SQL
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (28.57%) Citrix
10 10 (28.57%) HP
11 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
11 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
11 9 (25.71%) Finance
11 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
12 8 (22.86%) Internet
13 7 (20.00%) Juniper
13 7 (20.00%) Change Management
14 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
14 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (77.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (14.29%) IIS
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) LAN
2 17 (48.57%) DNS
2 17 (48.57%) DHCP
3 14 (40.00%) SAN
4 12 (34.29%) VPN
4 12 (34.29%) WAN
5 8 (22.86%) Internet
6 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.29%) Intranet
6 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (11.43%) Wireless
8 3 (8.57%) IPv4
8 3 (8.57%) IPv6
8 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.57%) VLAN
9 2 (5.71%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (5.71%) FTP
9 2 (5.71%) LDAP
10 1 (2.86%) PBX
10 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) IT Support
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) PDA
2 2 (5.71%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
2 2 (5.71%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) CentOS
7 2 (5.71%) Android
7 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.71%) Fedora
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE
7 2 (5.71%) Debian
7 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) UNIX
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.43%) Software Deployment
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Management
7 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) Ruby
3 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) XenServer
5 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.57%) MetaFrame
5 3 (8.57%) Xen
6 2 (5.71%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
3 10 (28.57%) HP
4 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
5 7 (20.00%) Juniper
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
7 5 (14.29%) SAP
7 5 (14.29%) Apple
7 5 (14.29%) SonicWALL
8 3 (8.57%) Avaya
8 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 2 (5.71%) Infor
9 2 (5.71%) ProCurve
9 2 (5.71%) Kerio
9 2 (5.71%) Mitel
9 2 (5.71%) NEC
9 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) Siemens
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