The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 40 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.36% 2.16% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.78% 22.73% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £56,500 £24,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+135.41% -34.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,472 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.52% -3.82%
Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 20.00% 9.48% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 59 20 9
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Staffordshire

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 14 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 6 (40.00%) CCSP
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Juniper
3 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) Security Management
3 6 (40.00%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
4 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) GSM
6 2 (13.33%) ISDN
6 2 (13.33%) SMS
6 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) PABX
7 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
7 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.67%) Mac OS

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) VPN
2 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) PABX
3 2 (13.33%) GSM
3 2 (13.33%) ISDN
3 2 (13.33%) SMS
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (40.00%) Security Management
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCSP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Juniper
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (40.00%) SonicWALL
3 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 5 (33.33%) WatchGuard
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Network IT Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Network ITR
Salary: £27,000
Posted: 5 days ago