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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 28 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.24% 1.48% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 10.71% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
23 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.94% 13.79% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 29
Average salary £26,000 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
3 18 (85.71%) DNS
3 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
4 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (76.19%) DHCP
5 14 (66.67%) MS Office
5 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 14 (66.67%) VLAN
5 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (57.14%) CCENT
6 12 (57.14%) MCDST
6 12 (57.14%) LAN
6 12 (57.14%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
7 8 (38.10%) Apple
7 8 (38.10%) iPad
7 8 (38.10%) iPhone
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 6 (28.57%) Change Control
8 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
8 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
9 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
10 4 (19.05%) Wyse
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.76%) Apache
6 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
2 18 (85.71%) DNS
3 16 (76.19%) DHCP
4 14 (66.67%) VLAN
5 12 (57.14%) WAN
5 12 (57.14%) LAN
6 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
7 2 (9.52%) VoIP
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) Network Support
2 6 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Technician
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Blackberry
1 8 (38.10%) iPhone
1 8 (38.10%) iPad
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (57.14%) MCDST
2 12 (57.14%) CCENT
3 4 (19.05%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) NCDA
5 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
5 1 (4.76%) RHCE
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Terminal Services
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Cobbler
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Apple
3 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Symantec
4 4 (19.05%) Wyse
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
Stockport
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago