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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 42 21 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 14 38 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.86% 9.41% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.45% 35.85% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 11
Average salary £32,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £55,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 106 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.43% 26.24% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 92 46
Average salary £27,500 £43,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +21.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Suffolk

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Firewall
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Firewall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -24 13 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Newmarket -3 1 £26,500 -3.63%
Firewall
East of England

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (62.50%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) VPN
2 14 (58.33%) DNS
3 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (41.67%) CCNA
5 10 (41.67%) Windows
6 6 (25.00%) SMTP
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) HTTP
6 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (25.00%) Juniper
6 6 (25.00%) Wireless
6 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (25.00%) F5
7 5 (20.83%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) MS Office
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) MCP
8 4 (16.67%) Internet
8 4 (16.67%) DSL
8 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 4 (16.67%) CISSP
8 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
8 4 (16.67%) SSL
8 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) VoIP
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) CCNP
8 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Google Apps
2 2 (8.33%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) VPN
1 14 (58.33%) DNS
2 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) SMTP
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
3 6 (25.00%) HTTP
3 6 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) DSL
4 4 (16.67%) IMAP
4 4 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 4 (16.67%) SSL
5 2 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) SSH
6 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Junior
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) Java EE
2 3 (12.50%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Cybercrime
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) Solaris
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 2 (8.33%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) C#
2 3 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (41.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) CISSP
3 4 (16.67%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) SSCP
4 3 (12.50%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (12.50%) GIAC
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) KVM
2 2 (8.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Juniper
1 6 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Google
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