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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 39 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 33 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.63% 3.39% 5.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 27.54% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 28
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £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
132 69 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.54% 12.32% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 112 68 83
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,500 £25,000
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 28 August 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 16 (34.04%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
6 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
6 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
6 10 (21.28%) Network Security
7 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (19.15%) ITIL
8 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.02%) WAN
8 8 (17.02%) CCNA
8 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.02%) Finance
9 7 (14.89%) Blue Coat
9 7 (14.89%) ProxySG
9 7 (14.89%) VoIP
9 7 (14.89%) SLA
9 7 (14.89%) Juniper
9 7 (14.89%) SAN
9 7 (14.89%) Symantec
9 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
9 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
10 6 (12.77%) XML
10 6 (12.77%) LAN
10 6 (12.77%) Degree

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.51%) IIS
4 3 (6.38%) Lync
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
1 10 (21.28%) Network Security
2 8 (17.02%) WAN
3 7 (14.89%) VoIP
3 7 (14.89%) SAN
4 6 (12.77%) LAN
5 5 (10.64%) VPN
6 4 (8.51%) LDAP
6 4 (8.51%) DNS
6 4 (8.51%) SMTP
6 4 (8.51%) DHCP
6 4 (8.51%) HTTP
6 4 (8.51%) TACACS
6 4 (8.51%) Wireshark
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.26%) ADSL
7 2 (4.26%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) BGP
7 2 (4.26%) SCCP
7 2 (4.26%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.02%) Finance
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Consultant
3 5 (10.64%) IT Support
3 5 (10.64%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Operations Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) XML
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 4 (8.51%) Network Management
3 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
3 3 (6.38%) Information Security
3 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.38%) CRM
4 2 (4.26%) Network Design
4 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.26%) Service Management
4 2 (4.26%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.26%) Change Control
5 1 (2.13%) Time Management
5 1 (2.13%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) C#
2 4 (8.51%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (17.02%) CCNA
3 6 (12.77%) Degree
4 5 (10.64%) MCP
5 4 (8.51%) MCSE
5 4 (8.51%) MCSA
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.51%) MCDST
5 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) CCDA
7 2 (4.26%) CCNP
8 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (14.89%) ProxySG
4 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Backup Exec
1 6 (12.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (8.51%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.51%) MOM
2 4 (8.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.26%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.26%) Netcool
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) Cisco
3 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.89%) Blue Coat
5 7 (14.89%) Juniper
5 7 (14.89%) Symantec
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
7 3 (6.38%) Trustwave
7 3 (6.38%) Dell
8 2 (4.26%) McAfee
9 1 (2.13%) F5
9 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.13%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.13%) HP
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago