The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 39 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.56% 0.55% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.54% 3.33% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.54% 16.39% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 17
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Manchester

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
1 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Security Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Content Management
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Data Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft