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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 38 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 38 28 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.19% 4.42% 5.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.68% 30.77% 31.18%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 26
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.22%
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
148 91 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.22% 14.38% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 124 85 73
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 17 September 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) VMware
3 16 (30.77%) Cisco
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (25.00%) Network Security
7 12 (23.08%) WAN
7 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
8 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
8 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
9 10 (19.23%) ITIL
9 10 (19.23%) CCNA
9 10 (19.23%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
10 9 (17.31%) LAN
10 9 (17.31%) VoIP
10 9 (17.31%) Juniper
11 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 8 (15.38%) VPN
11 8 (15.38%) SAN
11 8 (15.38%) Symantec
11 8 (15.38%) Clustering
12 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.46%) SLA
12 7 (13.46%) Backup Exec
12 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.54%) IIS
4 4 (7.69%) Lync
4 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Office 365
2 4 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) Network Security
2 12 (23.08%) WAN
3 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
4 9 (17.31%) LAN
4 9 (17.31%) VoIP
5 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 8 (15.38%) SAN
6 4 (7.69%) MPLS
6 4 (7.69%) HTTP
6 4 (7.69%) DNS
6 4 (7.69%) LDAP
6 4 (7.69%) SMTP
6 4 (7.69%) DHCP
6 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (7.69%) Wireshark
6 4 (7.69%) TACACS
7 3 (5.77%) BGP
7 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.85%) IPv4
8 2 (3.85%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.23%) Finance
3 5 (9.62%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) IT Support
4 4 (7.69%) Designer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Help Desk Team Lead
5 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
5 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.77%) EqualLogic
4 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Network Management
3 4 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.77%) CRM
4 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Information Security
5 2 (3.85%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.85%) Change Control
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (3.85%) Network Design
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (3.85%) Line Management
5 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.23%) CCNA
3 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) Degree
4 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) CCNP
5 5 (9.62%) MCP
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.69%) MCSE
6 4 (7.69%) MCSA
6 4 (7.69%) MCDST
7 3 (5.77%) CCDA
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (13.46%) ProxySG
4 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) XenApp
7 1 (1.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (7.69%) SCCM
3 4 (7.69%) MOM
3 4 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (3.85%) Netcool
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) VMware
2 16 (30.77%) Cisco
3 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.31%) Juniper
6 8 (15.38%) Symantec
7 7 (13.46%) Blue Coat
8 6 (11.54%) Citrix
9 4 (7.69%) Sophos
10 3 (5.77%) McAfee
10 3 (5.77%) Dell
10 3 (5.77%) Trustwave
11 2 (3.85%) Sourcefire
12 1 (1.92%) F5
12 1 (1.92%) Tripwire
12 1 (1.92%) HP
12 1 (1.92%) BT
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