The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 13 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.85% 4.35% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 56.52% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 2
Average salary £28,250 - £24,250
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 - £30,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,900
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +9.25%
Firewall
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 28.05% 13.04% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 9
Average salary £26,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £50,000 £32,325
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Taunton

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Taunton

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) NetApp
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
6 9 (50.00%) XenApp
6 9 (50.00%) SCCM
6 9 (50.00%) SCOM
6 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
6 9 (50.00%) VoIP
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
7 7 (38.89%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) VPN
7 7 (38.89%) Network Security
7 7 (38.89%) Wireless
8 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 6 (33.33%) VLAN
8 6 (33.33%) DNS
8 6 (33.33%) SLA
8 6 (33.33%) DHCP
8 6 (33.33%) Internet
8 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 6 (33.33%) High Availability
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 9 (50.00%) VoIP
3 7 (38.89%) Network Security
3 7 (38.89%) VPN
3 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 6 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 6 (33.33%) VLAN
5 3 (16.67%) NetScreen
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) ICT Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Network Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) ICT Support
5 3 (16.67%) ICT Support Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Security Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) iPhone
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 9 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) SCCM
1 9 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) NetApp
4 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 9 (50.00%) Palo Alto
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) Hitachi
9 2 (11.11%) EMC
10 1 (5.56%) IBM
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