The first table below looks at the demand for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 23 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 Telford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Firewall
Rank 19 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 7 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.46% 22.78% 6.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 51.43% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,250 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 50.00% 44.30% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £18,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Firewall
Shropshire

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Firewall Salary Trend in Telford

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Telford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Telford

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
3 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (33.33%) XenServer
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) F5
6 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) Advertising
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
7 4 (22.22%) OSPF
7 4 (22.22%) Network Management
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) IBM Notes
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) OSPF
3 4 (22.22%) BGP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) DMVPN
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.11%) DDNS
5 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Assistant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Assistant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
1 5 (27.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) Network Management
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) CCA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (11.11%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (5.56%) OPNET
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 5 (27.78%) F5
5 4 (22.22%) Fortinet
5 4 (22.22%) SonicWALL
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) McAfee
6 3 (16.67%) Lotus
6 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (11.11%) Nokia
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (5.56%) BMC
8 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
8 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
Telford, Shropshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago