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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 23 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.07% 1.71% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 10.53% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Average salary £26,000 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.46% -10.46%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
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
32 38 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 16.16% 16.24% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 25
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stockport

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 17 (60.71%) DNS
5 16 (57.14%) LAN
5 16 (57.14%) WAN
6 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (39.29%) DHCP
7 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
8 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
8 10 (35.71%) VLAN
9 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
9 9 (32.14%) Wyse
9 9 (32.14%) Finance
9 9 (32.14%) MCSE
9 9 (32.14%) HP
9 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
9 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
9 9 (32.14%) Symantec
9 9 (32.14%) Windows 8
9 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
9 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
10 7 (25.00%) VMware
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
11 6 (21.43%) MS Office
11 6 (21.43%) VPN

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) DNS
1 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
2 16 (57.14%) WAN
3 11 (39.29%) DHCP
4 10 (35.71%) VLAN
5 6 (21.43%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) SAN
6 4 (14.29%) Network Security
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
8 2 (7.14%) Internet
8 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 2 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Network Support
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Technician
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Blackberry
1 5 (17.86%) iPhone
1 5 (17.86%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Change Control
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Migration
3 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
3 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
3 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (32.14%) MCSE
3 4 (14.29%) MCDST
3 4 (14.29%) CCENT
3 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) HP
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 9 (32.14%) Symantec
2 9 (32.14%) Wyse
3 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) Apple
4 5 (17.86%) 3PAR
5 4 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Lotus
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
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