The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 50 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.52% 2.89% 3.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.97% 20.90% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,901 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,250 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
62 67 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 12.04% 13.84% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 72
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £23,766
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Wiltshire

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 17 April 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (34.29%) Juniper
4 12 (34.29%) Network Security
5 11 (31.43%) VMware
5 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) F5
9 7 (20.00%) vSphere
9 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (20.00%) CCNA
9 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
10 6 (17.14%) McAfee
10 6 (17.14%) CISSP
10 6 (17.14%) IronPort
10 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
10 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
10 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 6 (17.14%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (17.14%) MCITP
10 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Network Security
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (17.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (14.29%) LDAP
6 4 (11.43%) WAN
7 3 (8.57%) ADSL
7 3 (8.57%) LAN
7 3 (8.57%) VPN
8 2 (5.71%) BGP
8 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.71%) Wireless
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.86%) IPsec
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) IGRP
9 1 (2.86%) SCCP
9 1 (2.86%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Security Specialist
3 5 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Support
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Network Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Security Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (8.57%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) COM
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) RMADS
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) CRAMM
5 2 (5.71%) Network Management
5 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 1 (2.86%) ITSM
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Information Management
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) CCNP
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) MCITP
4 6 (17.14%) CISSP
4 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.71%) CCDP
5 2 (5.71%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) CCSE
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (20.00%) vSphere
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.86%) Netcool
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) Juniper
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) F5
5 7 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (17.14%) McAfee
6 6 (17.14%) IronPort
7 3 (8.57%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.86%) Aruba
8 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
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