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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 36 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.54% 0.63% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.82% 3.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £24,500 £56,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.63% +135.41%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
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
34 63 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 17.44% 20.00% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 33 63 18
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £23,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) CCNP
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) Replication
7 1 (8.33%) WMI

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) SNMP
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (8.33%) Server Building
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix
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