The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 11 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 15 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 13.51% 19.54% 13.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 45.95% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 9
Average salary £30,500 £24,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.23% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,950 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £26,550 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Firewall
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 32.43% 42.53% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 19
Average salary £30,500 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) VPN
2 24 (70.59%) DNS
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
3 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 23 (67.65%) VMware
4 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 20 (58.82%) Citrix
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) DDNS
7 15 (44.12%) IP Telephony
8 14 (41.18%) Network Design
8 14 (41.18%) CCNA
9 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (35.29%) Brocade
10 12 (35.29%) VLAN
10 12 (35.29%) IPv4
10 12 (35.29%) IPv6
10 12 (35.29%) HP
11 10 (29.41%) CCA
11 10 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) VPN
1 24 (70.59%) DNS
2 20 (58.82%) TCP/IP
3 15 (44.12%) DDNS
3 15 (44.12%) IP Telephony
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (35.29%) IPv4
5 12 (35.29%) IPv6
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (35.29%) VLAN
6 9 (26.47%) NAS
6 9 (26.47%) SAN
6 9 (26.47%) DHCP
7 7 (20.59%) WAN
8 6 (17.65%) LAN
9 4 (11.76%) Network Security
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
11 2 (5.88%) OSPF
11 2 (5.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2000
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Network Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Support Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Support
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Network Support
6 4 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Systems Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) COM
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Network Design
2 3 (8.82%) Network Management
2 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Service Management
4 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (41.18%) CCNA
4 10 (29.41%) CCA
4 10 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (26.47%) MCSE
5 9 (26.47%) MCSA
6 5 (14.71%) CCNP
7 2 (5.88%) CCDP
7 2 (5.88%) MCITP
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) XenServer
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Cisco
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 20 (58.82%) Citrix
4 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) HP
5 12 (35.29%) Brocade
6 8 (23.53%) SolarWinds
7 7 (20.59%) SonicWALL
8 4 (11.76%) Mitel
8 4 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.76%) Avaya
8 4 (11.76%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) Nokia
9 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.88%) McAfee
10 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.94%) Lotus
10 1 (2.94%) Remedy
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago