The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 34 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.42% 2.17% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.95% 30.77% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 17.50% 7.07% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stockport

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stockport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
3 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco
4 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) HP
5 11 (52.38%) DNS
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (47.62%) VPN
7 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
7 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
7 8 (38.10%) ProCurve
7 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
7 8 (38.10%) VLAN
7 8 (38.10%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) Migration
9 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) Wireless
9 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 4 (19.05%) SAN
10 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) MCSE
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) LAN
1 14 (66.67%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 8 (38.10%) VLAN
4 8 (38.10%) Network Security
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (23.81%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
1 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
1 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps
3 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) HP
3 8 (38.10%) ProCurve
4 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (19.05%) Symantec
5 4 (19.05%) Wyse
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.52%) Lotus
8 1 (4.76%) Citrix
8 1 (4.76%) Juniper
8 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
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