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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 43 64 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 24 20 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.97% 2.36% 5.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.02% 17.09% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 30
Average salary £41,500 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.96% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,350 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
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
109 117 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.05% 13.81% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 82
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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 +11 6 £21,500 -39.86% 2
Taunton +10 2 - -
Yeovil -3 2 £50,000 -
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Street - 1 £47,500 -
Firewall
South West

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) LAN
3 23 (63.89%) WAN
4 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (55.56%) VPN
6 19 (52.78%) Cisco
7 17 (47.22%) Telecoms
7 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (44.44%) Wireless
9 15 (41.67%) VMware
9 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (36.11%) CCNA
12 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (33.33%) MPLS
12 12 (33.33%) WLAN
12 12 (33.33%) MCSE
13 11 (30.56%) Juniper
13 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (30.56%) SonicWALL
14 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
14 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
15 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
16 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
16 7 (19.44%) DNS
16 7 (19.44%) VoIP
17 6 (16.67%) SAN
17 6 (16.67%) DHCP
17 6 (16.67%) MS Office

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) LAN
2 23 (63.89%) WAN
3 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 20 (55.56%) VPN
5 16 (44.44%) Wireless
6 12 (33.33%) WLAN
6 12 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (19.44%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) VoIP
8 6 (16.67%) DHCP
8 6 (16.67%) SAN
9 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
9 5 (13.89%) VLAN
10 4 (11.11%) Wireshark
10 4 (11.11%) Unified Communications
10 4 (11.11%) QSIG
10 4 (11.11%) SMTP
11 3 (8.33%) OSPF
11 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (47.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Team Leader
2 11 (30.56%) Network Team Leader
3 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Network Support
5 5 (13.89%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) HPUX
8 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Memory Management
2 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.33%) Change Management
2 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.56%) Line Management
3 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 2 (5.56%) Office Automation
3 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.56%) Release Management
3 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) Project Management
3 2 (5.56%) Process Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) Network Design
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Ruby
2 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (36.11%) CCNA
3 12 (33.33%) MCSE
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) CCSA
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) Postfix
5 2 (5.56%) Sendmail
5 2 (5.56%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Nagios
1 2 (5.56%) Cacti
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Cobbler
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.56%) SmokePing
1 2 (5.56%) Icinga
1 2 (5.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) SonicWALL
3 11 (30.56%) Juniper
4 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 4 (11.11%) Siemens
7 3 (8.33%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) Veeam
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.78%) Nokia
9 1 (2.78%) Brocade
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