The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 20 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.03% 4.28% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 18.18% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
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 Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 44 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.16% 23.53% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 17
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -17.05%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stevenage

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) CCSA
3 6 (54.55%) e-Health
3 6 (54.55%) JNCIA
3 6 (54.55%) DSL
3 6 (54.55%) CA
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) SNMP
3 6 (54.55%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) SNMP
2 6 (54.55%) DSL
2 6 (54.55%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) FirePass
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Junos
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) e-Health
2 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCSA
2 6 (54.55%) JNCIA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
1 8 (72.73%) Juniper
1 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
2 6 (54.55%) CA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) F5
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