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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 18 13 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.48% 7.83% 6.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 30.00% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £40,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
21 30 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.44% 26.09% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) High Availability
5 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SLA
5 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) CCSA
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) F5
7 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
7 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Juniper
7 2 (18.18%) Broadband
7 2 (18.18%) ISDN
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) FirePass
7 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
7 2 (18.18%) JNCIS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Broadband
4 2 (18.18%) FirePass
4 2 (18.18%) ISDN
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) IPsec
5 1 (9.09%) IPv4
5 1 (9.09%) Junos
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) BCP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIE
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIP
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIS
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) CISSP
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) ISO22301
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Palo Alto
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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