The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 30 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 9.80% 4.48% 10.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.89% 25.00% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 20
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £43,000 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staines
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
76 24 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staines 29.80% 17.91% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 73 22 81
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Firewall
Salary Trend in Staines

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Staines

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Staines region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Staines

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 46 (77.97%) Cisco
2 34 (57.63%) VPN
2 34 (57.63%) Load Balancing
3 31 (52.54%) Network Security
3 31 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (49.15%) LAN
5 25 (42.37%) EIGRP
6 23 (38.98%) Windows
7 22 (37.29%) ITIL
8 21 (35.59%) WAN
8 21 (35.59%) Cisco IOS
9 20 (33.90%) CCNA
9 20 (33.90%) Information Security
10 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
10 19 (32.20%) DNS
10 19 (32.20%) Internet
10 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
12 16 (27.12%) VoIP
12 16 (27.12%) IPsec
12 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (27.12%) Finance
12 16 (27.12%) VMware
12 16 (27.12%) F5
13 15 (25.42%) Cisco UCCX
13 15 (25.42%) Cisco CUCM
13 15 (25.42%) Software Licensing
13 15 (25.42%) Patch Management
13 15 (25.42%) Telecoms

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staines 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 7 (11.86%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) Commerce Server
2 4 (6.78%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (57.63%) VPN
2 31 (52.54%) Network Security
3 29 (49.15%) LAN
4 25 (42.37%) EIGRP
5 21 (35.59%) WAN
5 21 (35.59%) Cisco IOS
6 19 (32.20%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (32.20%) DNS
6 19 (32.20%) Internet
7 16 (27.12%) IPsec
7 16 (27.12%) VoIP
8 15 (25.42%) SSL
8 15 (25.42%) BIG-IP
9 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
10 10 (16.95%) BGP
10 10 (16.95%) VRRP
10 10 (16.95%) HSRP
11 8 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (13.56%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (13.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.69%) OLTP
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
3 14 (23.73%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Network Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Network Support
3 7 (11.86%) Security Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) Voice Specialist
4 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
4 4 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) UNIX Team Leader
5 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Server Support
5 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.08%) Architect
5 3 (5.08%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) Web Services
1 4 (6.78%) .NET Framework
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) Java EE
2 1 (1.69%) JSON
2 1 (1.69%) REST
2 1 (1.69%) XSD
2 1 (1.69%) WSDL
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.42%) IVR
3 10 (16.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (10.17%) Clustering
6 2 (3.39%) PKI
6 2 (3.39%) CMDB
6 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) UNIX
3 9 (15.25%) Linux
4 8 (13.56%) AIX
4 8 (13.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.86%) Solaris
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Load Balancing
2 22 (37.29%) ITIL
3 20 (33.90%) Information Security
4 19 (32.20%) Risk Management
5 16 (27.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (25.42%) Software Licensing
6 15 (25.42%) Patch Management
7 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.17%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.17%) Coaching
9 4 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (5.08%) Security Management
10 3 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
10 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (5.08%) Security Patching
10 3 (5.08%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (52.54%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (33.90%) CCNA
3 12 (20.34%) CCNP
4 10 (16.95%) SAP Certification
5 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (11.86%) MCSE
6 5 (8.47%) CISSP
6 5 (8.47%) Degree
7 4 (6.78%) SCSA
7 4 (6.78%) RHCE
7 4 (6.78%) Sun Certification
7 4 (6.78%) MCP
8 3 (5.08%) CCSP
8 3 (5.08%) MCSA
8 3 (5.08%) CISM
8 3 (5.08%) CCSA
8 3 (5.08%) MCITP
9 2 (3.39%) CCIE
10 1 (1.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.95%) ISO 9001
3 4 (6.78%) SLA
3 4 (6.78%) QA
4 1 (1.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
4 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco UCCX
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (16.95%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (6.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 46 (77.97%) Cisco
2 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
3 16 (27.12%) VMware
3 16 (27.12%) F5
4 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.64%) HP
6 10 (16.95%) SAP
7 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
8 5 (8.47%) IBM
9 4 (6.78%) Veritas
9 4 (6.78%) Symantec
10 3 (5.08%) NetApp
11 1 (1.69%) Nokia
11 1 (1.69%) Oracle