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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank - - 21
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton - - 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £27,002
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
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
6 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.25% 2.33% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £23,598
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +90.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £31,503 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 10 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) Junior IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft