The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 20 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 8 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 5.41% - 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.54% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 - £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,200 - £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Firewall
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 8.78% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 5
Average salary £47,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stirling

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stirling

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Nokia
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) ProxySG
4 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) LDAP
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) IGRP

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) IGRP
3 2 (25.00%) TACACS
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) ProxySG
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (25.00%) HP NNM
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
1 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Nokia
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Meraki
Stirling
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago