The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 36 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 34 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.18% 5.38% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.15% 34.34% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 15
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Firewall
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 99 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.79% 15.66% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 97 73 59
Average salary £46,000 £35,657 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.00% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Swindon

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 42 (71.19%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) VMware
3 21 (35.59%) Cisco
4 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
5 19 (32.20%) WAN
5 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (32.20%) Network Security
6 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
8 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (23.73%) Juniper
9 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
9 14 (23.73%) Finance
10 13 (22.03%) CCNA
10 13 (22.03%) VPN
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
11 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
12 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
12 11 (18.64%) LAN
13 10 (16.95%) VoIP
13 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
13 10 (16.95%) SAN
13 10 (16.95%) Symantec
13 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
13 10 (16.95%) Citrix
13 10 (16.95%) Blue Coat
14 9 (15.25%) Clustering
14 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (15.25%) MS Excel

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.17%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) Lync
4 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.20%) WAN
1 19 (32.20%) Network Security
2 13 (22.03%) VPN
3 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
4 11 (18.64%) LAN
5 10 (16.95%) VoIP
5 10 (16.95%) SAN
6 6 (10.17%) DNS
6 6 (10.17%) DHCP
7 4 (6.78%) SMTP
7 4 (6.78%) LDAP
7 4 (6.78%) HTTP
7 4 (6.78%) MPLS
7 4 (6.78%) Wireshark
8 3 (5.08%) IPv6
8 3 (5.08%) TACACS
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.08%) BGP
8 3 (5.08%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (15.25%) Designer
2 8 (13.56%) Consultant
2 8 (13.56%) Support Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
3 5 (8.47%) Network Specialist
3 5 (8.47%) Security Designer
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (6.78%) IT Support
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
4 4 (6.78%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Clustering
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.08%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (71.19%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.78%) Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) ITIL
1 8 (13.56%) Network Management
2 4 (6.78%) Change Control
2 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (6.78%) Line Management
2 4 (6.78%) BCP
3 3 (5.08%) CRM
3 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.08%) Migration
4 2 (3.39%) Network Design
4 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) Service Management
4 2 (3.39%) Change Management
4 2 (3.39%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.39%) Release Management
4 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) SQL
2 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.78%) C#
3 4 (6.78%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.03%) CCNA
3 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
4 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
5 9 (15.25%) Degree
5 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (13.56%) MCSE
6 8 (13.56%) CCNP
7 7 (11.86%) MCSA
8 5 (8.47%) MCP
8 5 (8.47%) CCDA
8 5 (8.47%) JNCIS
9 4 (6.78%) MCDST
10 2 (3.39%) CCIE
10 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.69%) HND
11 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) ProxySG
4 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.78%) XenApp
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
1 6 (10.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.78%) MOM
2 4 (6.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 4 (6.78%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (3.39%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (3.39%) Netcool
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) VMware
2 21 (35.59%) Cisco
3 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 14 (23.73%) Juniper
4 14 (23.73%) CheckPoint
5 10 (16.95%) Symantec
5 10 (16.95%) Blue Coat
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
6 6 (10.17%) McAfee
7 5 (8.47%) Sourcefire
8 4 (6.78%) Sophos
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) F5
9 3 (5.08%) Trustwave
10 2 (3.39%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) HP
11 1 (1.69%) BT
11 1 (1.69%) Tripwire
Swindon
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Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus Audi A3 & good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Posted: 9 days ago
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