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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 12 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -13
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 22 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.58% 3.37% 10.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.75% 10.91% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 15
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £54,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 55 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 16.84% 30.90% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 56
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (58.06%) VPN
3 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (45.16%) CCNP
4 14 (45.16%) Retail
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (38.71%) VPLS
6 12 (38.71%) MPLS
7 11 (35.48%) Network Security
8 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
8 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
9 9 (29.03%) Juniper
9 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
9 9 (29.03%) Junos
10 8 (25.81%) FortiGate
10 8 (25.81%) Fortinet
10 8 (25.81%) Law
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
12 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
12 6 (19.35%) ITIL
12 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
12 6 (19.35%) SSL
12 6 (19.35%) Change Management
12 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) Fujitsu
12 6 (19.35%) SecurID
12 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) VPN
2 13 (41.94%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (38.71%) VPLS
3 12 (38.71%) MPLS
4 11 (35.48%) Network Security
5 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
6 9 (29.03%) Junos
7 6 (19.35%) SSL
8 4 (12.90%) VoIP
8 4 (12.90%) OSPF
8 4 (12.90%) BGP
8 4 (12.90%) Wireless
9 3 (9.68%) WAN
9 3 (9.68%) LAN
9 3 (9.68%) FirePass
10 2 (6.45%) DNS
10 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
10 2 (6.45%) HTTP
10 2 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (45.16%) Retail
2 8 (25.81%) Law
3 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 6 (19.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Network Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Security Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Network Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) SecurID
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Change Management
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
1 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.90%) Change Control
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Document Management
3 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (45.16%) CCNP
3 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) VCP4
4 4 (12.90%) VCP5
4 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (12.90%) MBCS
4 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.90%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
1 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) FortiGate
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (29.03%) Juniper
2 9 (29.03%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.81%) Fortinet
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 6 (19.35%) Fujitsu
6 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.90%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.68%) F5
8 2 (6.45%) McAfee
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.45%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Remedy
9 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
9 1 (3.23%) SAP
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon application
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago