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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 46 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 25 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.82% 3.59% 4.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.33% 28.79% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 25
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -3.12%
Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 66 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.78% 12.48% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 106 61 81
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,080 £29,000
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
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 29 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Swindon

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) ITIL
4 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
5 8 (21.05%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) Network Security
5 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.05%) WAN
6 7 (18.42%) SLA
7 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.79%) LAN
7 6 (15.79%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.79%) Degree
7 6 (15.79%) Backup Exec
8 5 (13.16%) Banking
8 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
8 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
8 5 (13.16%) Java
8 5 (13.16%) VPN
8 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.16%) Office 365
9 4 (10.53%) SaaS

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Lync
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.05%) WAN
2 8 (21.05%) Network Security
3 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 5 (13.16%) VPN
5 4 (10.53%) DNS
5 4 (10.53%) LDAP
5 4 (10.53%) SMTP
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 4 (10.53%) HTTP
5 4 (10.53%) Wireshark
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (7.89%) TACACS
6 3 (7.89%) SAN
7 2 (5.26%) MPLS
7 2 (5.26%) BGP
7 2 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 2 (5.26%) ADSL
7 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Security Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
4 3 (7.89%) IT Operations Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Team Lead
4 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
3 1 (2.63%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 29 (76.32%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Information Security
2 4 (10.53%) Network Management
3 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.89%) CRM
3 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.26%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Time Management
5 1 (2.63%) CRAMM
5 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Information Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) CCDA
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.53%) MOM
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (10.53%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (5.26%) Netcool
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.16%) Blue Coat
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
6 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) Trustwave
8 1 (2.63%) McAfee
8 1 (2.63%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.63%) HP