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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 24 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.73% 10.53% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £26,500 - £32,853
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Firewall
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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
27 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.96% 21.05% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 2 7
Average salary £26,500 £55,000 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.81% +67.41%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
1 6 (85.71%) SCOM
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) ICT Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support
3 1 (14.29%) ICT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
2 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Terminal Services
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
1 6 (85.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
1 6 (85.71%) Palo Alto
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
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