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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 41 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.51% 3.50% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 22.22% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £32,000 £24,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.29% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
23 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.79% 15.73% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 27
Average salary £32,000 £25,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.49% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint