The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 29 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.85% 4.38% 7.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 10.00% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £28,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.29% -21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £28,050 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £28,450 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 70 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.60% 43.75% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 24
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 £28,000 £31,500
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
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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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in St Albans

Firewall
Top 22 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Apple

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) Mitel
4 1 (14.29%) Apple