The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 27 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.75% 1.88% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 13.79% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 31.03% 13.62% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 12
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Firewall
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 15 (78.95%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 10 (52.63%) CCNP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
5 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
5 6 (31.58%) CCNA
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) IPsec
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) CCSP
7 4 (21.05%) Security Management
7 4 (21.05%) Internet
7 4 (21.05%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) BGP
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) CCIP
7 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
7 4 (21.05%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) WAN
2 12 (63.16%) LAN
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) SAN
4 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) IPsec
6 4 (21.05%) Internet
6 4 (21.05%) MPLS
6 4 (21.05%) BGP
7 3 (15.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Network Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Security Management
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
5 2 (10.53%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CCNP
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCSP
3 4 (21.05%) CCIP
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Juniper
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Nortel
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago