The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 33 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.28% 3.50% 9.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 9.43% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 16
Average salary £46,250 - £36,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 - £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 19.23% 37.06% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 28
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Firewall
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Firewall Salary Trend in St Albans

Firewall
Top 21 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £29,000 per annum circa £29,000 plus bens
Posted: Yesterday